Stephen Merchant

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Stephen Merchant
Merchant in November 2009
BornStephen James Merchant
(1974-11-24) 24 November 1974 (age 44)
Hanham, Bristol, England, UK
ResidenceNichols Canyon, Los Angeles, California, U.S.
OccupationActor, Director, Writer, Television presenter, Comedian
Years active1998–present
Height6 ft 7 in (201 cm)[1]

Stephen James Merchant (born 24 November 1974) is a British Writer, Director, Television presenter, Comedian and Actor. He is best known for his works with Ricky Gervais and Karl Pilkington. With Gervais, he created the popular BBC sitcoms The Office and Extras. He has appeared in movies such as Run, Fat Boy, Run, Hot Fuzz (both 2007), Movie 43 (2013) and Logan (2017). He also voiced Wheatley in the video game Portal 2 (2011).[2]

Merchant was born in Hanham, Bristol, England. He is a graduate of the University of Warwick. He stands at 6 ft 7 in (201 cm).

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  1. "Petite Olivia Munn is dwarfed by lanky Stephen Merchant as pair meet for drinks at Groucho club". Associated Newspapers Ltd. 16 November 2013. Retrieved 27 May 2015.
  2. Koller, Phil (18 August 2010). "Portal 2 Has A Release Date And A New Voice Actor". Game Informer. Retrieved 4 December 2017.

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