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Fighting With My Family movie poster released


Here's the first poster for my forthcoming movie Fighting With My Family, written and directed by me, starring Florence Pugh, Jack Lowden, Nick Frost, Lena Headey, Vince Vaughn and producer Dwayne Johnson, 

Stephen's September Update


Steve Update Sep



Here's me celebrating after finishing post-production on the new movie I've written and directed called Fighting With My Family. It's a true story about a family of wrestlers from Norwich, England. Very excited for you to see the final film later in 2018. I'll upload more details and info here over the coming months. For now, enjoy the back of my head. And Happy New Year -- love Stephen 

Musings Archives


Zembla Magazine 2003

I swear too much. I have a decent vocabulary but my potty mouth never ceases to shock me...


The award-winning co-creator of The Office chooses his five favourite films

Total Film 2010

People think Hollywood award ceremonies are glamorous. But let me tell you, not if you attend them with Ricky Gervais, they ain't

Sibling ribaldry

When the movie work began to dry up, Groucho Marx found a new lease of life as the host of a radio quiz show, You Bet Your Life.

After Hours

The movies we adore - and you should, too.

Journalists - lazy, lying scandalmongers, all of them. So yes, I'd love to be one for a day

If we walked into our GP's surgery having found a strange lump, we wouldn't be happy if the doctor said, 'Sit down while I Google it'

An Englishman Abroad

On holidays in Devon, he packs wet wipes in his money belt and always falls ill - so how will comedian Stephen Merchant cope in Vietnam and