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David Mitchell

David Mitchell



United Kingdom

Age: 50

Born: 14 Jul, 1974

Known for

In Peep Show as Markas Mark

in Peep Show
In Would I Lie to You? as Team Captainas Team Captain

in Would I Lie to You?
In Back (UK) as Stephenas Stephen

in Back (UK)
In Upstart Crow as William Shakespeareas William Shakespeare

in Upstart Crow

TV Series Starring David Mitchell

Ludwig (2023)Ludwig (2023)
BBC One In Development | Comedy, Crime

The series follows full-time luddite, John 'Ludwig' Taylor, as he assumes the identity of his missing twin brother in a bid to track him down and bring him home. However, filling the shoes of your identical twin is one thing - when your twin also happens to be a successful DCI leading Cambridge's busy inner-city major crimes team the stakes are much higher. John may be a master of all things cryptic, but can he crack the biggest puzzle of his life?


David Mitchell's OutsidersDavid Mitchell's Outsiders
Dave, 2021 Running | Comedy, Reality
Rating: 3.3/5

Outsiders sees David Mitchell challenge a returning cast of three pairs of comedians to prove they've got the mettle and skills to thrive in the great outdoors.


Back (UK)Back (UK)
Channel 4, 2017 On Hiatus | Comedy, Drama | ► Trailer
Rating: 3.8/5

Sitcom following estranged foster-brothers Stephen (David Mitchell) and Andrew (Robert Webb) as they vie to take over the family business following the death of their father.


Upstart CrowUpstart Crow
BBC Two, 2016 Cancelled/Ended | Comedy, Drama, History | ► Trailer
Rating: 3.8/5

The six-parter about the life of William Shakespeare will air as part of the BBC Shakespeare Festival2016. David Mitchell (Peep Show) will play the Bard at the beginning of his career. Also featured are Harry Enfield, Paula Wilcox, Liza Tarbuck and Game Of Thrones' Gemma Whelan.


AmbassadorsAmbassadors
BBC Three, 2013 Cancelled/Ended | Comedy, Drama, Politics | ► Trailer
Rating: 3.4/5

The series is set in the fictional Central Asian Republic of Tazbekistan where newly arrived British Ambassador Keith Davies is set the task of trying to secure a £2 billion helicopter contract for the United Kingdom.


Was It Something I Said?Was It Something I Said?
Channel 4, 2013 Cancelled/Ended | Comedy, Lifestyle, Game Show | ► Trailer
Rating: 2.5/5

The series is a panel show which pits two teams against one another in a battle of word play, answering questions based on quotes, tweets and autobiographies.


Best of the WorstBest of the Worst
YouTube, 2013 Running | Comedy, Game Show
Rating: 3/5

Join Mike, Jay, Jessi, Josh, Rich and Jack on their quest to find the best of the worst movies out there. In each episode, they watch three terrible films and hilariously dissect them. From cheesy B-movies to cringe-worthy blockbusters, this group of friends will make you laugh with their witty commentary and sarcastic remarks. Get ready for a wild ride through the worst of cinema.


10 O'Clock Live10 O'Clock Live
Channel 4, 2011 Cancelled/Ended | Comedy, Current Events, News
Rating: 1/5

You've seen live news broadcasts. Now watch four of Channel 4's top comedians give their take on these shows. In 10 O'Clock Live Jimmy Carr, David Mitchell, Charlie Brooker and Lauren Laverne will pose as journalists reporting on live news.


The BubbleThe Bubble
BBC Three, 2010 Cancelled/Ended | Comedy, Celebrities, Lifestyle, Game Show
Rating: 3/5

David Mitchell hosts this current affairs quiz show, in which panellists are kept away from the media up to four days before it's filmed. Once in the studio, they have to distinguish the real news stories which broke whilst they were in The Bubble , from fakes.


Would I Lie to You?Would I Lie to You?
BBC One, 2007 Running | Comedy, Family, Celebrities, Game Show | ► Trailer
Rating: 4.7/5

Featuring David Mitchell and Lee Mack as team captains, the show presents a profusion of unbelievable truths and believable lies. All the teams have to do is hoodwink each other into believing that what is fake is true, and what is true is not.


That Mitchell and Webb LookThat Mitchell and Webb Look
BBC Three, 2006 Cancelled/Ended | Comedy, Sketch/Improv, Fantasy
Rating: 4.2/5

Comedians David Mitchell and Robert Webb elicit laughs through a brilliant mix of mockumentaries, TV parodies, character sketches and more.


Jam & JerusalemJam & Jerusalem
BBC One, 2006 Cancelled/Ended | Comedy, Family
Rating: 3/5

Set in a small West Country village, Jam & Jerusalem is all about Sal who, along with best friend Tip, the surgery's receptionist with an intricate knowledge of everyone's ailments, lives a busy life at the center of their community.


Beauty and the Geek (UK)Beauty and the Geek (UK)
E4, 2006 Cancelled/Ended | Comedy, Reality

Beauty and the Geek is a reality television show, first aired in the United Kingdom on E4 on February 7, 2006, following the success of the format in the USA, and was advertised similarly as "the Ultimate Social Experiment". The first series ended on 14 March, and was repeated on Channel 4 beginning on 31 March. There is no host per se, although voiceovers are provided by David Mitchell of Peep Show fame and the physical actions normally requiring a host are performed by a silent "butler" known as "Gates" (actor Alex Purves).


Peep ShowPeep Show
Channel 4, 2003 Cancelled/Ended | Comedy | ► Trailer
Rating: 4.4/5

Essentially, a take on the 'odd-couple' sitcom, Peep Show revolves around the lives of two twentysomethings, Mark and Jeremy, who share a flat. Mark is an office worker, with a bleak outlook on life, who obsesses over his co-worker, Sophie. Jeremy in contrast, is a lazy, shallow guy trying to make it in the music industry.


The Mitchell and Webb SituationThe Mitchell and Webb Situation
Other, 2001 Cancelled/Ended | Comedy
Rating: 3/5

David Mitchell and Robert Webb's riotous comedy show, The Mitchell and Webb Situation, gushes forth an hilarious stream of surreal and quirkily inventive sketches self-penned by the talented duo. Originally made for UKTV's much missed channel, Play uk, its cult success catapulted the stars into their acting roles in Channel 4's hugely successful - and Bafta-nominated - Peep Show.