Rik Mayall - Biography
Born: March 7, 1958
Famous for: Playing Rick in The Young Ones
The son of drama teachers, writer-comedian Rik found popularity in the UK and around the world with hit series The Young Ones just two years after he launched his career. Having lent his unique vocal talents to projects such as The Wind In The Willows as Toad and Shoebox Zoo, he has also been seen in several TV roles, including Believe Nothing and The Knock.