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The Best Episodes of Life's Too Short

Every episode of Life's Too Short ranked from best to worst. Let's dive into the Best Episodes of Life's Too Short!

Life's Too Short is a British sitcom mockumentary created and written by Ricky Gervais and Stephen Merchant from an idea by Warwick Davis, and is as described by Gervais, about "the life of a showbiz dwarf".

Genres:ComedyDocumentary
Network:BBC Two

Top Episode Highlight

The best episode of "Life's Too Short" is "Episode 2", rated 7.7/10 from 390 user votes. It was directed by Ricky Gervais, Stephen Merchant and written by Ricky Gervais, Stephen Merchant. "Episode 2" aired on 11/17/2011 and is rated 0.1 point(s) higher than the second highest rated, "Episode 1".

  • Episode 2
    7.7/10 390 votes

    #1 - Episode 2

    Season 1 Episode 2 - Aired 2011-11-17

    Warwick makes a humiliating guest appearance at a Star Wars wedding, but his fortune rises when Johnny Depp hires him to research a new movie role.

    Director: Ricky Gervais, Stephen Merchant

    Writer: Ricky Gervais, Stephen Merchant

  • Episode 1
    7.6/10 406 votes

    #2 - Episode 1

    Season 1 Episode 1 - Aired 2011-11-10

    With his career on the slide, a massive tax bill, and his wife divorcing him, showbiz dwarf Warwick Davis is forced to open his doors to a film crew 24/7. He seeks advice from old pals Ricky Gervais and Stephen Merchant, but Liam Neeson has beaten him to it.

    Director: Ricky Gervais, Stephen Merchant

    Writer: Ricky Gervais, Stephen Merchant

  • Episode 3
    7.2/10 302 votes

    #3 - Episode 3

    Season 1 Episode 3 - Aired 2011-11-24

    After complaints that he takes all the best roles for himself, Warwick launches a website and creates showreels for his clients. But he still takes on a role opposite Helena Bonham Carter.

    Director: Ricky Gervais, Stephen Merchant

    Writer: Ricky Gervais, Stephen Merchant

  • Episode 7
    7.2/10 246 votes

    #4 - Episode 7

    Season 1 Episode 7 - Aired 2011-12-20

    Warwick attends a charity event in the hope of hanging out with celebrities. However, in trying to impress Sting he ends up spending more than he can afford. Consequently he has to look for a new home and hopes Amy will see him again.

    Director: Ricky Gervais, Stephen Merchant

    Writer: Ricky Gervais, Stephen Merchant

  • Episode 6
    7.1/10 255 votes

    #5 - Episode 6

    Season 1 Episode 6 - Aired 2011-12-15

    Warwick throws a party in his new apartment to show it to his ex-wife and his new date Amy. But when Cat Deeley shows up, he can't resist being a player, and no one is impressed.

    Director: Ricky Gervais, Stephen Merchant

    Writer: Ricky Gervais, Stephen Merchant

  • Episode 4
    7.0/10 285 votes

    #6 - Episode 4

    Season 1 Episode 4 - Aired 2011-12-01

    During messy divorce negotiations, Warwick asks Ricky and Stephen for personal advice. Meanwhile, he moves into a new apartment and seeks election as chairman of the Society of People of Small Stature.

    Director: Ricky Gervais, Stephen Merchant

    Writer: Ricky Gervais, Stephen Merchant

  • Episode 5
    6.8/10 271 votes

    #7 - Episode 5

    Season 1 Episode 5 - Aired 2011-12-08

    Warwick seeks spiritual guidance, and following a visit to the dating agency where he met his wife, he embarks on a quest to find a new partner.

    Director: Ricky Gervais, Stephen Merchant

    Writer: Ricky Gervais, Stephen Merchant