Richard Ellef Ayoade is an English actor, comedian and filmmaker. He is mostly known for his appearances on British sketch shows such as The Mighty Boosh and Noel Fielding's Luxury Comedy. He also appeared in The IT Crowd and The Watch. Known for his distinctive voice, he has provided voice acting roles in The Boxtrolls, The Lego Movie 2: The Second Part, Strange Hill High, Danger Mouse, Neo Yokio, Apple & Onion and Moominvalley. He has also had his fare share of directing credits for films Submarine and The Double as well as an episode of Community.