In 2010, he also was in the main cast of the film Gulliver's Travels.
In December 2010, he was part of an ensemble voice cast in the English dub of the German animated film Animals United alongside Jim Broadbent, Jason Donovan, Joanna Lumley, Billie Piper, Andy Serkis and others.
From 2007 through early 2010, Corden co-starred in his own series, the BBC Three sitcom Gavin & Stacey.
He co-wrote the series with his Fat Friends co-star Ruth Jones; Corden and Jones played the friends of the title characters, with Corden starring as Smithy.
He garnered a nomination for the 2000 Royal Television Society Award for Network Newcomer On Screen for his work.
Beginning in 2004, Corden played the role of Timms in the original London stage production of Alan Bennett's play The History Boys, as well as in the Broadway, Sydney, Wellington and Hong Kong productions and radio and 2006 film adaptation versions of the play.
He collaborated again with Horne on a 2009 sketch show named Horne & Corden, described by the BBC as a "traditional comedy entertainment show in the style of Morecambe and Wise".
In 2009, Corden starred as the lead character in the film Lesbian Vampire Killers, which was not a success.
For his performance in the Broadway run of the play, Corden won the Tony Award for Best Actor in a Play.
(1999), Mike Leigh's All or Nothing (2002), Heartlands (2002), and Cruise of the Gods (2002).
From 2000 through early 2005, Corden starred in the British television series Fat Friends as Jamie Rymer.
Corden had guest appearances on Little Britain and Dalziel and Pascoe, both in 2004.
Corden's early film credits include Whatever Happened to Harold Smith?
Along with Welsh actress Ruth Jones, Corden co-created, co-wrote and starred in the critically acclaimed BBC sitcom Gavin & Stacey (2007–2010) for which he won the BAFTA Television Award for Best Comedy Performance.