Ricky Gervais Net Worth in 2022

Ricky Gervais is a British-born actor, comedian, writer, and filmmaker who has a net worth of $140 million.

He earned the vast majority of his net worth as the creator of the television series The Office.

The show started out as a limited-run British series in 2001

In 2005 it was adapted to an American version which aired 201 episodes over 9 seasons.

The American version of The Office is one of the most lucrative shows in syndication history, earning billions of dollars in royalties and fees

As a result, Gervais continues to regularly earn tens of millions of dollars off the show when a deal is renewed or it is sold to a new platform.

Ricky Dene Gervais was born on June 25th of 1961 in Reading, England

His father was a repatriated French-Canadian, and Ricky was raised as the youngest of four siblings.

After attending secondary school, Gervais studied philosophy at University College London, emerging with a degree

While at University, Gervais met Jane Fallon, with whom he has been in a relationship since 1982.