Richard Ayoade

Richard Ayoade

  • Highest Rated: 90% The Souvenir (2019)
  • Lowest Rated: 17% The Watch (2012)
  • Birthday: Not Available
  • Birthplace: Whipp's Cross, London, England, UK
  • His mother is from Norway; his father is Nigerian. Won the Martin Steele Prize for play production during university. Was President of the Cambridge University Footlights Dramatic Club between 1997 and 1998. Nominated for a Perrier Award at the Edinburgh Fringe Festival for Garth Marenghi's Fright Knight in 2000. Won a Perrier Comedy Award for Garth Marenghi's Netherhead in 2001. Won Best Video for "My Mistakes" by The Last Shadow Puppets at the 2007 NME Awards. Nominated for both Best Director and Best Rock Video at the 2008 UK Music Video Awards. Published his first book Ayoade on Ayoade: A Cinematic Odyssey in 2014, satirising the documented work of film directors. Helped write The Mighty Book of Boosh with Noel Fielding and various others. Published his second book The Grip of Film in 2017, an 'A-Z of film' with rankings and detailed footnotes.

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Highest Rated Movies

Filmography

Movies

Rating

Title

Credit

Box
Office

Year

90% The Souvenir Patrick 2019
85% The LEGO Movie 2: The Second Part Ice Cream Cone 2019
81% Early Man Treebor 2018
77% The Boxtrolls Mr. Pickles $52.1M 2014
83% The Double Director Screenwriter $0.6M 2014
17% The Watch Jamarcus $34.2M 2012
88% Submarine Screenwriter Director $0.5M 2011
No Score Yet Arctic Monkeys at the Apollo Director 2008
67% Bunny and the Bull Museum Curator 2008
80% Festival Actor 2005
No Score Yet AD/BC: A Rock Opera Actor Director 2004

TV

Rating

Title

Credit

Year

No Score Yet Moominvalley
2019
Voice The Ghost
  • 2019
No Score Yet Apple & Onion
2018
Voice
  • 2019
  • 2018
No Score Yet Travel Man: 48 Hours in...
2015
Host
  • 2019
  • 2015
No Score Yet The Graham Norton Show
2007
Guest
  • 2019
  • 2014
77% Neo Yokio
2017-2018
Voice
  • 2018
  • 2017
86% The IT Crowd
2006-2013
Moss
  • 2017
No Score Yet Last Call With Carson Daly
2007
Guest
  • 2014
No Score Yet Late Night With Seth Meyers
2014
Guest
  • 2014
No Score Yet Nathan Barley
2005
  • 2005
85% Garth Marenghi's Darkplace
2004
Director Screenwriter Dean Lerner/Thornton Reed
  • 2004
No Score Yet Room 101
2005-2018
Guest
78% The IT Crowd [DELETED]
Moss

QUOTES FROM Richard Ayoade CHARACTERS

Jamarcus
Nice to meet you
Jamarcus
Nice to meet you.
Retiree #1
Fuck you Curly
Retiree #1
Fuck you Curly.
Jamarcus
In a few hours, a transmitter will become operational. When it signals, our armada will commence a global invasion starting here in Glenview, which is clearly not ideal for you.
Bob
What?
Franklin
Why?
Jamarcus
We're aliens, that's what we do.
Jamarcus
Nice to meet you.
Bob
Old guy: Fuck you curly
Retiree #1
Fuck you curly.
Jamarcus
Bob, this is the shits.
Jason
It's just shit.
Jamarcus
This, is just shit.