Hello Ladies: The Complete First Season and Movie DVD on Sale Now


Hi there,

For my American friends, head over here

For my UK friends, head over here 



See me on stage at the Wyndham's Theatre this summer.

3rd July - 26th September 2015 | Previews: 3rd July - 16th July 2015

Click here for more details and to book tickets.

Hello Ladies: The Movie - UK Air Date


Hello Ladies: The Movie will be airing on Sky Atlantic, Tuesday 17th February at 9pm.

#AskMerchant 4

11/02/15 - #AskMerchant 4


#askmerchant 3


Ask Merchant 3


Merchant of Little Venice

28/01/15 - Merchant of Little Venice

Merchant of Little Venice

Happy New Year and Welcome to my new site!

20/01/15 - Welcome


I thought I would do a quick video message to tell you what to expect from this shiny new site and also start as I mean to go on by answering some of your Twitter questions. Watch for yourself and keep checking for future posts where I will be answering more of your questions. Thanks for dropping by. 




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