Karl Pilkington (I)

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Karl Pilkington is best known as the star of Sky 1 travel documentary series An Idiot Abroad and The Moaning of Life. Karl is also a Sunday Times best-selling author, having written seven books. Hist first scripted comedy series Sick of It debuted on Sky 1 in 2018 and series 2 will launch in 2019. The Moaning of Life saw Karl set off around the ... See full bio »

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An Idiot Abroad Self - Presenter / Self
Chingari English Journalist #2
Derek Dougie


Hide Hide Show Show Writer (7 credits)
 2020 KP Radio (TV Series)
 2018-2020 Sick of It (TV Series) (creator - 12 episodes)
- The End (2020) ... (creator)
- Use by Date (2020) ... (creator)
- Love and Laughter (2020) ... (creator)
- Useless Lump (2020) ... (creator)
- The Biscuit (2020) ... (creator)
  The Ricky Gervais Show (TV Series) (creator: the original audio book series - 26 episodes, 2011 - 2012) (creator - 13 episodes, 2010)
- The Year (2012) ... (creator)
- World Cup (2012) ... (creator)
- Wartime (2012) ... (creator)
- Society (2012) ... (creator)
- Earth (2012) ... (creator)
 2008 The Ricky Gervais Guide To... (TV Series)
 2006 3 Minute Wonder (TV Series documentary short) (writer - 4 episodes)
 2005 The Ricky Gervais Show (TV Series)
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Other Works:

Radio: The Ricky Gervais Show (XFM) - Producer, Presenter See more »

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5 Print Biographies | 2 Interviews | See more »

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Alternate Names:

Karl Dilkington


6' 1" (1.86 m)

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