Richard Michael (Rik) MAYALL

Biography

Gender Male
Titles N/A
Birthdate 1958-03-07
Education Univ of Manchester
Books & Publications
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Clubs N/A
Style Rik Mayall, Esq
Career comedian, actor and writer; Hon DLitt Univ of Exeter 2008; >ir< incl: Nick in The Common Pursuit (Phoenix) 1988, Vladimir in Waiting for Godot (Gielgud Theatre) 1991-92, Khelstakov in The Government Inspector, Sean Bourke in Cell Mates (Albery) 1995, A Family Affair (Theatre Royal Bath); >ir< incl: Rick in The Young Ones (originator and co-writer, 2 series, BBC) 1982 and 1984, The Comic Strip Presents (Channel Four) 1983-84 and 1992, George's Marvellous Medicine (5 episodes, Jackanory, BBC) 1985, Alan B'Stard in The New Statesman (4 series, YTV) 1987-88, 1990 and 1994 (Int Emmy Award 1989, BAFTA Best New Comedy 1990, Int Film & Festival and TV Festival of New York 1991, Special Craft Gold Medal Best Performer/Narrator), Grim Tales (2 series, Central) 1990, Bottom (3 series, BBC) 1990, 1992 and 1994 (Comedy Awards Best New Comedy 1992), Rik Mayall Presents (2 trilogies of films, Granada TV) 1992-94 (British Comedy Awards Best Comedy Actor 1993), Wham Bham Strawberry Jam! (BBC) 1995, The Alan B'Stard Interview with Brian Walden (BBC) 1995, J Creek Christmas Special (BBC) 1998, In the Red (BBC) 1998, The Bill (Thames TV) 1998, 4 Men In a Plane (Comic Strip) 1999, The Knock (LWT) 2000, Believe Nothing 2002; >ir< incl: Whoops Apocalypse 1982, Drop Dead Fred 1990, Horse Opera 1992, Remember Me 1996, Bring Me the Head of Mavis Davis 1996, The Canterville Ghost, Merlin -The Return 1998, Guest House Paradiso 1999, Kevin of the North 2000, Churchill: The Hollywood Years 2003; voices for animations incl: Tom Thumb in World of Peter Rabbit & Friends - Tale of Two Bad Mice 1994, Toad in Wind in the Willows and Willows in Winter 1995 (Emmy Award 1997), The Robber King in The Snow Queen 1995, Prince Froglip in The Princess & The Goblin, Hero Baby in How to be a Little Sod 1995, A Monkey's Tale 1995 Young William Tell in Oscar's Orchestra 1996, Tom and Vicky 1997 and 1998, Jellikins 1998, Watership Down 1999, Day of Sirens 2002, Alone in the Dark 2002; >ir< incl: Comic Strip 1982, Kevin Turvey and Bastard Squad 1983, Rik Mayall Ben Elton Andy De La Tour (UK tour & Edinburgh Fringe) 1983, Rik Mayall and Ben Elton 1984-85, (Aust tour) 1986 and 1992, Rik Mayall and Andy De La Tour 1989-90, Rik Mayall and Adrian Edmondson (UK tours) 1993, 1995, 1997 and 2001; >ir< for BBC Radio 4: The Story of Is, The Sound of Trumpets 1999, A Higher Education 2000
Food and drink etiquette

Food and drink etiquette

Debrett's notebooks

Debrett's notebooks

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