Ricky Gervais Net Worth 2022
According To Uswhispers As of 2022, Ricky Gervais’ net worth is around $140 million.Ricky Gervais is an English stand-up comedian and actor.
He began his career in stand-up during the late 90’s. His comedy performances included five multinational stand-up comedy tours. He is also the author of the Flanimals book series. Gervais’ acting roles include Muppets Most Wanted and the Netflix released Special Correspondents.
In addition to his three siblings, Ricky Gervais was born in Reading and raised in Whitley. During World War II, his father emigrated from Canada to England.
As a result of his father's work as a construction worker, he and his siblings were raised by their mother at home. His mother, he says, is the source of his wit and sense of humour.
Ricky Gervais Personal Life
Prior to attending the University College of London, he worked as a gardener at the University of Reading. To get a second-class honours diploma from university, he decided to switch from biology to philosophy.
He met Jane Fallon in college, and the two have been together ever since.
Ricky Gervais Net Worth
In addition to his work on The Office, Ricky Gervais has appeared in numerous other television projects. It all began with the comedy series Extras, in which well-known celebrities took on the roles of fictional film set extras.
It was in 2010 that Gervais launched his own television series, The Ricky Gervais Show. He also had a hand in the creation of shows like Derek, Life's Too Short and An Idiot Abroad.
His career has seen him take on some of the most prominent roles in the film industry. "Bugsy" was one of the characters he played in the animated film Valiant, which he voiced in 2005.
As a museum director in 2006's Night at the Museum, it was one of his best-known roles. In the film's sequels, he reprised the role. In the following years, Gervais starred in Ghost Town, The Invention of Lying, and Special Correspondents.
Ricky Gervais Career
Ricky Gervais began his entertainment career in radio following an abortive attempt to become a pop star. During his tenure as head of speech at XFM, he met Stephen Merchant, whom he subsequently hired as an assistant. Together, they would eventually create The Office.
Ricky Gervais began his television career by writing sketches for the British comedy show The Sketch Show. He later appeared on The 11 o'clock Show as a deliberately offensive and politically incorrect host. Also, he starred in a comedy series titled Meet Ricky Gervais, which was not particularly successful.
Throughout his career, Ricky Gervais accepted roles in a number of high-profile films. He provided the voice of "Bugsy" in the 2005 animated film Valiant. One of his most well-known roles was as a museum director in the 2006 film Night at the Museum.