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Richard

Ayoade

English actor, comedian, director and TV presenter, Richard Ayoade shot to fame at the Edinburgh fringe for co-writing and performing in Garth Marenghi’s Netherhead, a show that became a cult Channel 4 comedy. His success continued with The IT Crowd. In 2010, Richard directed the highly praised Film4 indie hit, Submarine.

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“The IT star Richard Ayoade goes down the irony-heavy route for his directorial debut but his comedy about a Swansea teenager’s love life is also sweet and very funny” naming him “as a tremendous new voice in British film”- The Guardian.

In 2014, Richard wrote and directed, The Double. The film won the Audience Award at the Brussels International Film Festival and received a great response from the critics ...

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