Interview: Stephen Merchant

The writer, comedian and actor talks to Mark Butler about rubbing shoulders with the Hollywood A-List, the challenges of filmmaking, and his game-stealing performance in Portal 2. As a gangly, geeky, movie-obsessed boy growing up in Bristol, the young Stephen Merchant could only have dreamed that one day he would be hanging out on set with some of cinema’s biggest names – never mind instructing them to do unspeakable things. While directing... Read More