Richard Ayoade

Richard Ayoade is an English comedian, actor, writer, TV presenter and director, best known for his roles as Dean Learner in Garth Marenghi's Darkplace and Maurice Moss in the Emmy Award winning The IT Crowd, director of the movies Submarine and The Double, and presenter of Channel 4's Gadget Man.

Books by Richard Ayoade

Ayoade on Top

Published: November 2020

At last, the definitive book about possibly the best cabin crew dramedy ever filmed from one of the most 'insubstantial' people of our age.

The Grip of Film

Published: July 2018

Richard Ayoade edits and annotates the meditations on film by that master of the medium, Gordy LaSure.

Ayoade on Ayoade

Published: July 2015

The bestselling and hilarious dissection of the film world from one of the best-loved young comedians and film-makers.

The Double

Published: May 2014

From the director of Submarine and star of The IT Crowd, The Double is Richard Ayoade's brilliant new screenplay

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