Richard Ayoade Bio, Career and Net Worth


Richard Ayoade is a comedian Acter, Film maker and Broadcaster and born in 23 May 1977 in hammersmith and grow up in Suffolk, in England. He Started His study at Cambridge universitysand when Richard Ayoade Became the president of Cambridge Footlights Club the he start follow the legendry comedian acters like, Monty Python’s Eric Idle, Hugh Laurie and Graeme Garden. 

Richard has always been interested in Entertainment Sector. He inspired with the two legendry Entertainment Artists Monty Python, Woody Allen, and Richard Pryor. Ayoade’s are interested in Film Developing in early age and Richard are particularly drawn in Independent and international Films.

Professional Work

Richard Ayoade is a Comedian, Actor, Presenter, Director and Writer and he is known best for his Starring role in the IT Crowd, As host of Channel 4’s Gadget man, The Crystle maze and The Travel Man and as a Director of Hit Indie Films Submarine and The Double.


Richard Ayoade appeared in his first Comedy Show , The Mighty Boosh (2004 -2007) and Second in Nathan Barley (2005). After Directing Some Music Videos of Kasabian, Arctic Monkeys, Vampire Weekend and Yeah Yeah Yeahs, Richard Writes and Directed his First Comedy Drama Film Submarine in (2010) an adaptation of the 2008 novel by Joe Dunthorne For more Details TanzoHub.

Awards and Achievements

Over the Years Richard Ayoade’s has Received many Awards of his Amazing Career in his Entertainment Sector. Following are the few achievements Here:

BAFTA Award For best male Performance in the Comedy Role – Richard has received this Prestigious award in 2014 for his best performance As a Maurice Moss in the Successful TV Sitcom “ The IT Crowd”

Richard Ayoade Received a British Independent Award for Writing His First Debut Feature Film “Submarine” in 2010. His Movie received a critical acclaim for its clever and Funny writing, Richard Ayoade’s Ability to convey the complexities of youth.

Edinburgh Comedy Award for the best newcomer – Richard Ayoade Won this prize in 2001 for his best stand up Comedy show “Garth Marenghi’s Fright Knight”. The Show was Big Smash in Edinburgh Fringe Festival For Informational Contents TanzoHub.

Richard Ayoade Education

College: Law, St. Catharine’s College, Cambridge University

independent St Joseph’s College in Ipswich

Richard Ayoade Family and Personal Life

Father nameLayide Ade Laditi Ayoade
Mother NameDagny Baassuik Ayoade
BrotherJames Fox
Marital StatusMarried
WifeLydia Fox (m. 2007)
No. of Children2 Daughter
1st DaughterEsmé Bibi Ayoade
2nd DaughterIda Ayoade
Age46 Years
HeightRichard is 6 feet 2 inches (1.88 m)
Net Worth$2Million


Currently in 2023 Richard Ayoade working in two Children’s Book “No one Wanted to Read” and also, he makes a Picture book name is The Fairy Tale Club (TBD).

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