Quick Facts of Stephen Merchant
- Full NameStephen Merchant
- Net Worth$40 million
- Date of Birth1974 /11 /24
- Marital StatusUnknown
- BirthplaceHanham, Avon
- ProfessionActor, director, writer, television presenter, comedian
- Active Year1998–present
- Eye colourBrown
- Hair colourBrown
- Height6 feet 7 inches
- EducationUniversity of Warwick
- Online PresenceTwitter, Instagram
Short Description of Stephen Merchant
Stephen Merchant, born as Stephen James Merchant is a multi-talented personality. Merchant is the writer, director, radio presenter, comedian, and actor from England.
He is famous as the co-writer and co-director of the popular British sitcom The Office (2001–2003), co-writer and co-star of Extras (2005–2007) and co-host of The Ricky Gervais Show. He has collaborated with Ricky Gervais and Karl Pilkington for his show, The Office. Stephen was born in the year 1974 in England and his birthday is on 24th in November. He is 43 years of age.
Early Life and education
Recalling his early life, Stephen first opened his eyes on 24 November 1974, in Hanham, Avon, the son of nursery nurse Jane Elaine (née Hibbs) and insurance representative Ronald John Merchant.
Merchant joined Hanham High School and later the University of Warwick. He has a degree of 2:1 Bachelor of Arts in Film and Literature.
Stephen Merchant started his career as a stand-up comedy at Bristol’s Comedy Box, followed by the TV game show Blockbusters. Then, he appeared in XFM 104.9 for seven years.
He has given his voice for the 2011 video game Portal 2. Well, he is the co-writer and co-director of the BBC series Life’s Too Short (2011–2013), The Office (2001–2003), and Extras (2005–2007). He is also known for his first play, Richard Bean’s The Mentalists, at London’s Wyndham’s Theatre.
Merchant has portrayed the roles of Caliban in the superhero film Logan. Stephen is the winner of three BAFTA Awards, four British Comedy Awards, and a Primetime Emmy Award.
Spreading some glimpse of lights to his personal life, Stephen Merchant is unmarried yet. Probably, he might be dating a love of his life secretly.
There are no details on his personal life, as he is busy working for his professional career. Merchant has a straight sexual orientation.
Statistics and Net Worth
Mentioning his physical features, Stephen has an athletic shaped body with a height of 6 feet 7 inches and body mass equivalent to it. His net worth is $40 million. He is active on Twitter and Instagram.