About Stephen Merchant
It has been stated that the current sum of Stephen Merchant net worth reaches 35 million dollars. He is mostly known as a comedian, director, writer, radio show host and actor. These all involvements have served a major role in accumulating the overall amount of Stephen Merchant net worth. Stephen Merchant is mostly known as part of a creative duo with Ricky Gervais. Together, they have created variety of TV shows, such as “The Office”, “The Ricky Gervais Show” and “Extras”. These shows also added a lot of financial success to the total estimate of Stephen Merchant net worth.
Moreover, Stephen Merchant has served as one of the most popular stars on the BBC channel, when he directed and also appeared in a TV show called “Life’s Too Short”. In addition to all of these careers, Stephen Merchant is also appearing and performing as a stand-up comedian. His involvement into entertainment business has been evaluated and awarded, as well. Stephen Merchant is known as a winner of various awards, such as four British Comedy Awards, three BAFTA Awards, one Emmy award and two Golden Globe awards.
One of his most recent roles have been in a show called “Hello Ladies”. This is also regarded as one of the main sources of the current Stephen Merchant net worth.
Stephen Merchant was born in 1974 in England. When he was growing up, Stephen Merchant was more of a shy child and mostly put all of his attention on his school work. In addition, his school’s yearbook stated that Stephen Merchant would eventually become very successful.
After graduating from high school, Stephen Merchant enrolled into the University of Warwick. Also, it was about that time when he started to host a radio show about reviewing films on the radio station called “Radio Warwick”. It was also the star of his career as a broadcaster. Also, he started to perform as a stand-up comedian, which later became one of the main sources of his net worth. His first comedy acts were at Bristol’s Comedy Box. In addition, for quite a short period of time, Stephen Merchant also was working as a DJ in order to support his interests financially.
In 1997, Stephen Merchant made friends with Ricky Gervais, and the duo started to collaborate together, which proved to be a successful collaboration, which also added first really huge sums of money to Stephen Merchant net worth.