Richard Ayoade

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Richard Ellef Ayoade ( eye-oh-AH-dee; born 23 May 1977) is a British actor, broadcaster, comedian, director and writer. He is best known for his role as socially awkward IT technician Maurice Moss in Channel 4 sitcom The IT Crowd (2006–2013), for which he won the 2014 BAFTA for Best Male Comedy Performance. Born in Hammersmith, London, Ayoade was the president of the Footlights club at St Catharine's College, Cambridge (1998–1999). Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Richard Ayoade has received more than 7,685,898 page views. His biography is available in 23 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 21 in 2019). Richard Ayoade is the 8,574th most popular actor (down from 7,787th in 2019), the 5,543rd most popular biography from United Kingdom (down from 4,577th in 2019) and the 1,000th most popular British Actor.

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  • 23

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  • 4.18

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Among actors, Richard Ayoade ranks 8,574 out of 10,030Before him are Baek Jin-hee, Faizon Love, Maurizio Milani, Alex Vincent, Haruna Kojima, and Meenakshi Seshadri. After him are Freddie Stroma, Brianna Hildebrand, Christine Lakin, Harland Williams, Éric Caravaca, and Erin Sanders.

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Among people born in 1977, Richard Ayoade ranks 521Before him are Dmitri Kirichenko, Elena Berezhnaya, Joachim B. Olsen, Juan Velasco Damas, Radu Jude, and Erik Nevland. After him are Annett Louisan, Eddie Howe, Ray Toro, Bilal Ag Acherif, Szilárd Németh, and Ingrid Visser.

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In United Kingdom

Among people born in United Kingdom, Richard Ayoade ranks 5,543 out of 6,924Before him are Chris Woods (1959), Tom Cleverley (1989), Mike Bailey (1988), Nigel Clough (1966), Elizabeth Henstridge (1987), and Ian Woosnam (1958). After him are Freddie Stroma (1987), Eddie Howe (1977), Carwyn Jones (1967), Rory Delap (1976), Oliver Jackson-Cohen (1986), and Heidi Range (1983).

Among ACTORS In United Kingdom

Among actors born in United Kingdom, Richard Ayoade ranks 1,000Before him are Ione Skye (1970), Joe Anderson (1982), Aml Ameen (1985), Jessie Cave (1987), Mike Bailey (1988), and Elizabeth Henstridge (1987). After him are Freddie Stroma (1987), Oliver Jackson-Cohen (1986), Rob Brydon (1965), Kathryn Prescott (1991), Robert Glenister (1960), and Mia Goth (1993).

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