Ricky Gervais’ HBO show renewed for second season

By | March 23, 2010 at 10:28 pm | No comments | News, TV/Movies | Tags: ,

Ricky GervaisDespite slightly underwhelming reviews, HBO just announced that it would renew The Ricky Gervais Show for a second season, says The Hollywood Reporter.

An animated take on Gervais’s popular podcast with pals Stephen Merchant and Karl Pilkington, the show’s tone and the Brit comic’s style of humor fit the HBO brand perfectly, says the Reporter.

Over here at Punchline Magazine, we have our own take on Gervais’ compatibility with HBO: “True dat.”

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Emma Kat Richardson is a Detroit native who received her BA in professional writing and women and gender studies from Elizabethtown College in 2008. Her journalism and feature writing has been published in Alternative Press, Bitch, Punchline Magazine, Bookslut, and Real Detroit Weekly.