Rik Mayall

Rik Mayall
1958 - 2014

Rik Mayall  English Comedian


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Rest in peace.


Rik Mayall was previously married to Barbara Mayall (1985 - 2014).

Rik Mayall was in a relationship with Lise Mayer (1980 - 1985).


English Comedian Rik Mayall was born Richard Michael Mayall on 7th March, 1958 in Harlow, Essex, England, UK and passed away on 9th Jun 2014 Barnes, London, England aged 56. He is most remembered for Drop Dead Fred, The young ones,and Bottom. His zodiac sign is Pisces.

Rik Mayall is a member of the following lists: 1958 births, English film actors and English television actors.


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Relationship Statistics

Dating1 5 years - -
Married1 33 years, 5 months - -
Total2 33 years, 5 months 19 years, 2 months 5 years


First Name Rik
Middle Name Michael
Last Name Mayall
Full Name at Birth Richard Michael Mayall
Age 56 (age at death) years
Birthday 7th March, 1958
Birthplace Harlow, Essex, England, UK
Died 9th June, 2014
Place of Death Barnes, London, England
Cause of Death Cardiac Arrest
Height 5' 11" (180 cm)
Build Average
Eye Color Blue
Hair Color Brown - Light
Zodiac Sign Pisces
Sexuality Straight
Ethnicity White
Nationality English
High School King's School, Worcester
University University of Manchester
Occupation Text Comedian, Actor, Writer
Occupation Comedian
Claim to Fame Drop Dead Fred, The young ones ,and Bottom
Music Genre (Text) Black comedy, Physical comedy, Alternative comedy, Subversive comedy
Year(s) Active 1980–present, 1980–2014, 1978–2014
Brand Endorsement TV commercial (voice-over) for Toilet Duck Fresh Brush (2006)
Official Websites www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=gr&GRid=131116437
Father John Mayall
Mother Gillian Mayall
Brother Anthony
Sister Libby, Kate
Associated People Adrian Edmondson (Co-starring in "The Young Ones" TV series), Nigel Planer (Co-starring in "The Young Ones" TV series), Christopher Ryan (Co-starring in "The Young Ones" TV series), Alexei Sayle (Co-starring in "The Young Ones" TV series)

Richard Michael Mayall (7 March 1958 – 9 June 2014) was an English stand-up comedian, actor and writer. Mayall formed a close partnership with Ade Edmondson while they were students at Manchester University and was a pioneer of alternative comedy in the 1980s.

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Rik Mayall56 PiscesComedian
Barbara Mayall67Artist
Lise Mayer64 SagittariusWriter


NameGenderBornAgeOther Parent
RosieFemale8th March, 198635 years oldBarbara Mayall
SydneyMale10th July, 198833 years oldBarbara Mayall
BonnieFemale18th September, 199526 years oldBarbara Mayall


De Ontsnapping2015EddieMovie
One by One2014ErnestMovie
Man Down2013DadTV Show
Don't Fear Death2013DeathShort Film
Damo and Ivor2013Alistair ItchdaddyTV Show
Crackanory2013StorytellerTV Show
Errors of the Human Body2012Samuel MeadMovie
The Itch of the Golden Nit2011President Pinky (voice)Short Film
Just for the Record2010Andy WisemanMovie
This Side of the Afterlife2010Narrator (voice)Short Film
Minder2009Maurice RobinsonTV Show
Blanche-Neige, la suite2007The Seven Dwarves (English version, voice)Movie
Gina's Laughing Gear2007TV Show
Valiant2005Cufflingk (voice)Movie
All About George2005George KinseyTV Show
King Arthur's Disasters2005King ArthurTV Show
Churchill: The Hollywood Years2004BaxterMovie
ABBA: Our Last Video Ever2004Record bossTV Show
Shoebox Zoo2004Edwin the EagleTV Show
Agatha Christie's Marple2004Alec NicholsonTV Show
Chaos and Cadavers2003Lennox CrowlyMovie
Oh Marbella!2003Greg DuboisMovie
Cold Dark2003VetMovie
Day of the Sirens2002Domo ChildsMovie
Believe Nothing2002Professor Adonis CnutTV Show
Kevin of the North2001CarterMovie
Tales of Uplift and Moral Improvement2001Mrs. Ffine CarmodyTV Show
Merlin: The Return2000MerlinMovie
Murder Rooms: Mysteries of the Real Sherlock Holmes2000Lt. Daniel BlaneyTV Show
Le château des singes1999Gerard the Gormless (English version, voice)Movie
Guest House Paradiso1999Richard TwatMovie
Blackadder Back & Forth1999Robin HoodShort Film
SpongeBob SquarePants1999Lord ReginaldTV Show
Watership Down1999KehaarTV Show
It's Itsy Bitsy Time1999Bert, SquidgeTV Show
Jellikins1999Narrator (voice)TV Show
Santa's Special Delivery1999Santa Claus (voice)TV Movie
In the Red1998Dominic De'AthTV Show
Tom and Vicky1998Bert, SquidgeTV Show
Bring Me the Head of Mavis Davis1997Marty StarrMovie
Remember Me?1997IanMovie
The Canterville Ghost1997Reverend DampierTV Movie
Jonathan Creek1997D.I. Gideon PrykeTV Show
Midsomer Murders1997David RoperTV Show
The Willows in Winter1996Toad (voice)TV Movie
The Snow Queen1995Robber King (voice)Movie
The Big One1995Lewis FoxTV Movie
The Wind in the Willows1995Toad (voice)TV Movie
Clair de Lune1995TobyTV Movie
Dirty Old Town1995RaymondTV Movie
Look at the State We're In!1995RattnerTV Show
How to Be a Little Sod1995Little S*dTV Show
Asterix in America1994Cacofonix (English version, voice, uncredited)Movie
The Knock1994Simon ReidTV Show
Dancing Queen1993NeilTV Movie
Micky Love1993Micky LoveTV Movie
Briefest Encounter1993GregTV Movie
Horse Opera1993Wyatt EarpTV Movie
Carry on Columbus1992The SultanMovie
Little Noises1992MathiasMovie
The Princess and the Goblin1992Prince Froglip (voice)Movie
The World of Peter Rabbit and Friends1992Tom ThumbTV Show
Drop Dead Fred1991Drop Dead FredMovie
Bottom1991RichieTV Show
Blackadder Goes Forth1989Squadron Commander Lord FlasheartTV Show
Grim Tales1989NarratorTV Show
Snakes and Ladders1989Alternative ComedianTV Show
Jake's Journey1988TrollTV Movie
Comic Relief1988Alan B'StardTV Show
Managing Problem People. Behavioral skills for leaders1988Big Mouth BillieMovie
Eat the Rich1987MickyMovie
Filthy Rich & Catflap1987Richard RichTV Show
French and Saunders1987Dawn's co-starTV Show
The New Statesman1987Alan B'StardTV Show
Whoops Apocalypse1986Specialist Catering CommanderMovie
Black-Adder II1986FlashheartTV Show
Saturday Live198620th Century Coyote, Richard DangerousTV Show
Happy Families1985PriestTV Show
The Bill1984Patrick MassieTV Show
The Lenny Henry Show1984Various CharactersTV Show
Kevin Turvey: The Man Behind the Green Door1982Kevin Turvey (as Kevin Turvey)TV Movie
The Comic Strip Presents...1982Colin Grigson, Mr. McVitty, Prof. PredictorTV Show
The Young Ones1982Alien Spotter, Bobby Malvenes, RickTV Show
Whoops Apocalypse1982BiffTV Show
An American Werewolf in London19812nd Chess PlayerMovie
Eye of the Needle1981SailorMovie
Shock Treatment1981'Rest Home' RickyMovie
The Comic Strip1981Richard DangerousTV Movie
The Orchard End Murder1981Policeman (uncredited)Movie
A Kick Up the Eighties1981Kevin TurveyTV Show
Wolcott1981PC FellTV Show
Couples and Robbers1981Morris David BoydShort Film
Wood and Walters1981Contestant, MitchTV Show
81 Take 21981TV Movie
The Squad19801st SupporterTV Show
Cannon and Ball1979Tourist Information ClerkTV Show
Great Performances1971King HerodTV Show
Jackanory1965Reader, StorytellerTV Show
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CloneJun 30, 2014

Rest in peace, Rik Mayall as you were a great actor. Liked you in "Blackadder Back and Forth".

the_ghost_of_youthe_ghost_of_youFeb 12, 2009

Legend :D Rik is my hero lol

little_queenieslittle_queeniesOct 20, 2008

I love "The Young Ones", he is the best!! :D

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