Knowledge Identifier: +Richard_Ayoade
Category: Movies & TV
Born in 1977.
Countries: United Kingdom (71%), United States (14%), Australia (10%)
Linked to: Arctic Monkeys, University of Cambridge, Cambridge University Reporter, St Catharine's College, Cambridge
Ayoade co-wrote the stage show "Garth Marenghi's Fright Knight" with Matthew Holness, whom he met at the Footlights, appearing in the show at the Edinburgh Fringe in 2000 where it was nominated for a Perrier award
Alice Lowe - She was part of the cast in Garth Marenghi's Fright Knight alongside fellow Cambridge graduates Richard Ayoade and Matt Holness and they were nominated for the Perrier Award at the Edinburgh Fringe in 2000
In 2005, he played the role of Ned Smanks in Chris Morris' and Charlie Brooker's "Nathan Barley"
In 2007 he directed a live Arctic Monkeys DVD entitled "At the Apollo", which was recorded at the Manchester Apollo
Festival - In 2008 he won the award for an outstanding actor in a television comedy series at Monte-Carlo Television Festival for his performance
It went on general release in the UK on March 18 and was released on June 3 in the US. It won the 2011 London awards for Art and Performance
Jesse Eisenberg - He starred in Richard Ayoade's comedy, "The Double", which was shot in 2012, and reprised his role as Blu in "Rio 2"
Mia Wasikowska - Filming of her next project, Richard Ayoade's "The Double", began in the U.K. in May 2012
Ayoade will replace Stephen Fry as presenter in the second series of Channel 4's "Gadget Man", which starts broadcasting in September 2013
Krishnan Guru-Murthy - In October 2014, Guru-Murthy interviewed the writer,actor and director Richard Ayoade in a promotional interview in which Ayoade became increasingly evasive and contradictory, with his co-presenter Jon Snow reduced to fits of laughter off-screen, with Guru-Murthy later calling it as "
Apple - In 2016, Ayoade voiced Onion in the Cartoon Network pilot, "Apple & Onion"
On 13 January 2017, it was confirmed that Ayoade would present 20 hour-long episodes of "The Crystal Maze", following the success of a celebrity special for Stand Up to Cancer in October 2016