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Karl Pilkington clearly hates Warwick Davis (Sponsored video)

Karl Pilkington clearly hates Warwick Davis (Sponsored video)

By | January 14, 2013 at 10:31 am | One comment

As Ricky Gervais prepares for the premiere of Derek, his latest small screen project set to bow on Netflix later this year, he’ll also be overseeing the third season of another one of his many brainchildren: An Idiot Abroad, the hilarious travelogue show starring Karl...

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Tina Fey in talks to join The Muppets sequel, but her possible role description has got to be wrong

Tina Fey in talks to join The Muppets sequel, but her possible role description has got to be wrong

By | January 10, 2013 at 5:49 pm | No comments

Although it’s already been announced that both Ricky Gervais and Modern Family’s Ty Burrell will star in the upcoming sequel to 2011's The Muppets, there’s been little said about what funny ladies would be involved. But now, it seems that none other than Tina Fey is in...

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Check out the trailer for the new Ricky Gervais series ‘Derek’ (Video)

Check out the trailer for the new Ricky Gervais series ‘Derek’ (Video)

By | December 26, 2012 at 11:23 am | One comment

After its pilot aired in the UK this past April, Ricky Gervais found himself defending his newest project Derek, a series about, in his words, “a funny little nerd” who works in a home for the elderly and spends his spare time hunting autographs. Many accused Gervais, the...

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Watch a just released interview with Ricky Gervais from 2008 (Video)

Watch a just released interview with Ricky Gervais from 2008 (Video)

By | December 19, 2012 at 6:38 pm | No comments

Although he wasn't the god he is now, Ricky Gervais was already a comedy superstar in 2008, which is why the folks at the Paley Center for Media in New York City arranged with him an hour-long chat-- and because he was hot on the heels of his stand-up special Ricky Gervais: Out...

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Ricky Gervais would’ve voted for Obama, you know…if he was allowed to vote (Video)

Ricky Gervais would’ve voted for Obama, you know…if he was allowed to vote (Video)

By | November 7, 2012 at 11:58 am | No comments

Before the election results were in yesterday, Ricky Gervais dropped by the Opie and Anthony Show on SiriusXM, where naturally an Obama-vs-Romney discussion developed. Although Gervais isn't allowed to vote in America, as he's still a British citizen despite spending most of his...

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Stephen Merchant show ‘Hello Ladies’ headed to HBO

Stephen Merchant show ‘Hello Ladies’ headed to HBO

By | November 5, 2012 at 10:08 am | No comments

It’s only a matter of time before Ricky Gervais and his posse of comedian friends start running HBO from the inside out. The network that housed three seasons of the animated Ricky Gervais Show as well as the Gervais-produced shows Extras and Life’s Too Short has...

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Ricky Gervais teaches Jimmy Fallon how to create a vase with fake hands (Video)

Ricky Gervais teaches Jimmy Fallon how to create a vase with fake hands (Video)

By | September 27, 2012 at 5:15 pm | No comments

After a fun chat with Ricky Gervais about how he performs stand-up all over the world and his appearance on Jerry Seinfeld’s new Web series and his new iPhone app, his forthcoming straight-to-Netflix dramedy show Derek and after an uncomfortably long tangent about pedophiles,...

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Ricky Gervais dives into the tech world, launches social media voice app for iPhone

Ricky Gervais dives into the tech world, launches social media voice app for iPhone

By | September 19, 2012 at 5:19 pm | No comments

Ricky Gervais is just like an alcoholic, except with work. In addition to starring in and producing a seemingly countless number of television and Internet projects, the British comedian has just launched an iPhone application— but it’s not the typical self-promotional...

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Kevin Hart, Ricky Gervais, Patton Oswalt and more to headline New York Comedy Festival

Kevin Hart, Ricky Gervais, Patton Oswalt and more to headline New York Comedy Festival

By | August 10, 2012 at 12:29 pm | No comments

This year's New York Comedy Festival will run Nov. 7 - 11. The schedule was announced this week, and as always they've put together an impressive line-up. The ninth annual festival, in partnership with Comedy Central, brings Aziz Ansari, Adam Carolla, Rob Delaney, Jim Gaffigan,...

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