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  1. When is The Big Fat Quiz Of The Year 2014 on TV?Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 18 | This Is North Devon

    Quizzers, get your thinking caps on: there are going to be two "Big Fat Quiz"'s on over the festive period! The Big Fat Quiz Of The Year 2014 is due to air on Channel 4 on Boxing Day at 9pm, and will star teams made up of Richard Ayoade, David Mitchell, Mel B, Micky Flanagan, Sarah Millican and Kevin Bridges, with host as usual Jimmy Carr. The quiz will look back, on a month-by-month basis, at 2014.


  2. Welsh film star visits Ty Hafan Christmas pantomimeRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 18 | Penarth Times

    ... films 22 Jump Street with Channing Tatum and Jonah Hill, Bad Neighbours with Zac Efron and Jason Segel, and Richard Ayoade's The Double with Jessie Eisenberg and Mia Wasikowska. Now the international actor is calling on the public to contribute ...


  3. 10 Great Films of 2014 You May Have Missed and You Should Absolutely WatchRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 17 | Collider

    ... "Can you make a film without putting it on film?" Click here for my full review. A darker, weirder cousin to Richard Ayoade 's entertaining first film Submarine , The Double is a delightfully twisted and surprisingly funny story of a meek man who ...


  4. 5 reasons why Submarine is an underrated classicRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 8 |

    Each Monday, film fan and champion of the downtrodden Jordan Sims picks out an overlooked gem or unfairly maligned masterpiece - and gives them the spotlight they so dearly deserve. This week, it's the turn of Richard Ayoade's offbeat coming-of-age drama Submarine .


  5. New sketch written by Noel Fielding, Chris Morris, Richard Ayoade to premiere on 6 MusicRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 3 | NME

    A new comedy sketch written by Noel Fielding, Brass Eye 's Chris Morris and The IT Crowd star Richard Ayoade is to premiere on BBC Radio 6 Music. The sketch, a shade under nine minutes long, will be broadcast on Mary Anne Hobbs' 6 Music show this Sunday between 7am and 10am, the Radio Times .


  6. DStv highlights - November 25, 2014Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 25 |

    ... s' job to try to fix them. David Walliams serenades Dame Shirley Bassey, Catherine Tate says singing is hard, Richard Ayoade talks about working in the US and Annie Lennox performs.


  7. Sally Hawkins interview: Actress on new film Paddington, and...Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 19, 2014 | The Independent

    ... writer-director Paul King. The pair go back several years, part of the same comedy crowd that includes Richard Ayoade. King, a contemporary of Ayoade's at Cambridge University, made his name directing The Mighty Boosh TV series before concocting an ...


  8. 'Good morning, that's a nice TNETENNBA': Countdown hero wears IT Crowd t-shirt on-airRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 18, 2014 | The Independent

    ... delighting viewers by wearing a t-shirt bearing his infamous line. A brief cutaway gag in the sitcom saw Richard Ayoade's character claim 'TNETENNBA' as a word, before offering a questionable use of it in a sentence. Countdown host Nick Hewer seemed ...


  9. The IT CrowdRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 17, 2014 | Radio Times

    Meanwhile, Moss and Roy decide to test out a lonely hearts website. Comedy, starring Chris O'Dowd, Richard Ayoade and Katherine Parkinson.


  10. VIDEO: Ayoade on 'cleaning up on Tinder'Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 12, 2014 | Newsday

    Richard Ayoade is an acclaimed actor and film director. In acting, he has found his niche playing awkward geeks, from The IT Crowd, to Gadget Man - an aptitude that has won him a Bafta.


  11. IT Crowd remake will not feature AyoadeRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 8, 2014 |

    Hit comedy The IT Crowd is being remade for American audiences however one of the show's stars, Richard Ayoade, has said that he will not appear in the new show. Appearing on The Graham Norton Show last night Ayoade spoke about being in the failed pilot for the original US remake in 2007: "I was the only one [of the original cast] dumb enough to do it.


  12. The Graham Norton Show S16E07 WEBRip x264-TVCUKRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 8, 2014 | 9Down.Com

    The guests on Graham's SOFA: the one and only Dame Shirley Bassey, comedian and children's author David Walliams, comic actress Catherine Tate, director and IT Crowd star Richard Ayoade, and music from the great Annie Lennox, who performs God Bless the Child.


  13. Richard Ayoade: I was "dumb" to do the US pilot of the IT CrowdRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 7, 2014 | Radio Times

    Speaking on tonight's Graham Norton Show, the actor and director, who starred as uber-geek Moss in both shows, said: "I was the only one [of the original British cast] dumb enough to do it. It was deeply weird.


  14. Dame Shirley Bassey flirts with David Walliams on Graham NortonRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 7, 2014 | IcNetwork

    The Graham Norton Show - the host with guest Dame Shirley Bassey, David Walliams, Catherine Tate, Richard Ayoade, and Annie Lennox Tiger Bay temptress and world famous singer Dame Shirley Bassey flirts outrageously with comedian and children's author David Walliams on the Graham Norton show airing tonight on BBC One. Shirley was on the chatshow to promote her new album - Hello Like Before - but got caught up in a raucous exchange with Walliams who revealed he is a huge James Bond fan.


  15. The Double: 'a doppelganger in a suffocating, Pyongyang-like city'Read the original story

    Nov 5, 2014 | The Japan Times

    The first line of dialogue in Richard Ayoade's first film as a director, "Submarine," is "Most people like to think of themselves as individuals." The last line in his follow-up, "The Double," is "I like to think I'm unique."


  16. Maurice Moss's favorite band, ShiSho, to play Fun Fun Fun Fest NitesRead the original story

    Nov 4, 2014 | PR Log

    ... up the fun November 8th at Cheer Up Charlie's for Fun Fun Fun Fest Nites. ShiSho, Maurice Moss' (played by Richard Ayoade on the hit British comedy sitcom The IT Crowd) favorite band, is a duo made up of sisters Vivian and Midge Ramone. The Ramone ...


  17. Richard Ayoade and his aversion to self-promotionRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 2, 2014 |

    IN RICHARD Ayoade's new book, Ayoade On Ayoade, the actor, writer and director takes on the persona of "actor, writer, director and amateur dentist" to reflect on his own cinematic oeuvre. As the blurb puts it: "Over ten brilliantly insightful and often erotic interviews, Ayoade examines himself fully and without mercy, leading a breathless investigation into this once-in-a-generation visionary."


  18. BAFTA Selects Breakthrough BritsRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 28, 2014 | The Orlando Sentinel

    ... Media, group creative director of Tinopolis, and deputy chairman of BAFTA, producer Hilary Bevan Jones, actor Richard Ayoade, producer Barbara Broccoli, actress Olivia Colman, agent Tim Corrie, thesp Jack O'Connell and Piers Wenger, head of drama at ...


  19. Young developer named Breakthrough BritRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 27, 2014 | BBC News

    ... across games, film and TV to take part in a year-long mentoring programme. The jury, including IT Crowd's Richard Ayoade and Broadchurch's Olivia Colman, selected a final list of 17 names. The list is made up of two writers, four ...


  20. Russell BrandRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 27, 2014 | The Independent

    ... the drearily routine to the genuinely interesting or just plain weird. Last week, the writer and comedian Richard Ayoade took the "plain weird" route with a gloriously meta interview with Krishnan Guru-Murthy on Channel 4 News. The premise itself ...