Buy online, view images and see past prices for † Stardust (2007) Ricky Gervais as 'Ferdy The Fence' full costume. Clearly seen worn by Ricky Gervais throughout his very memorable role as 'Ferdy', used on screen with and without the overcoat. Stardust (2007) Robert De Niro as Captain Shakespeare. [Shakespeare and his men are selling collected lightning bolts to Ferdy, their fence] Ferdydurke is some sort of abracadabra and the novel can be defined as an absurdist abstraction. In a countryside town bordering on a magical land, a young man makes a promise to his beloved that he'll retrieve a fallen star by venturing into the magical realm.