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Watch Ricky Gervais coin the phrase ‘big wobbly spunk bomb’ on the Daily Show

Watch Ricky Gervais coin the phrase ‘big wobbly spunk bomb’ on the Daily Show

By | February 15, 2012 at 3:13 pm | One comment

Last night, Ricky Gervais visited the Daily Show with Jon Stewart to promote his new HBO series, Life's Too Short, which premieres this Sunday at 10:30 pm ET. The faux-documentary series centers around British actor Warwick Davis (pronounced 'Warrick), a dwarf known for his...

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Ricky Gervais is out, so who should host the Golden Globes next year?

Ricky Gervais is out, so who should host the Golden Globes next year?

By | January 18, 2012 at 11:42 am | No comments

If there’s one thing that makes award shows palatable, it’s Ricky Gervais at the hosting helm. He rarely shies away from skewering Hollywood’s finest, from Kim Kardashian to Mel Gibson. So I have to admit to being fairly bummed that Gervais apparently won’t be returning...

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What did you think of Ricky Gervais’ monologue at the Golden Globes? (Video)

What did you think of Ricky Gervais’ monologue at the Golden Globes? (Video)

By | January 16, 2012 at 10:50 am | 14 comments

So, the hype for last night’s third coming was through the roof: Was Ricky going to be “mean” again? Was he going to hold back a little? Was he going to sacrifice one of Angelina Jolie’s children live, onstage? We’re sure some questions were asked more than others....

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Ricky Gervais outlines his plans for hosting the Golden Globes

Ricky Gervais outlines his plans for hosting the Golden Globes

By | January 9, 2012 at 4:38 pm | 3 comments

There are few people unaware of the controversy cause by comedian, writer, actor and podcaster Ricky Gervais during his hosting gig at the Golden Globe Awards last year. Anyone who was not familiar with the comic and his sense of humor previously, got a big taste of it and there...

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Ricky Gervais is working on another mockumentary television series

Ricky Gervais is working on another mockumentary television series

By | December 22, 2011 at 12:16 pm | No comments

Ricky Gervais sure is making our comedy reporting lives more difficult – it’s hard to keep his 800 million projects straight. But, hey, what’s another added to the list? The Guardian reports that Gervais has just made yet another comedy pilot for Channel 4, starring as a...

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Gervais returns as Globes host, tells Crystal not to steal his pedophile jokes at the Oscars

Gervais returns as Globes host, tells Crystal not to steal his pedophile jokes at the Oscars

By | November 16, 2011 at 5:26 pm | 2 comments

I guess in the end, NBC and the folks who run the Golden Globes weren't all that offended by the things Ricky Gervais said earlier this year when he was hosting the awards show. You see, the comedian will be back to host the Globes when they return to the network on Jan. 15....

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Ricky Gervais on possibly hosting the Oscars: “I’d be fired immediately”

Ricky Gervais on possibly hosting the Oscars: “I’d be fired immediately”

By | November 14, 2011 at 4:46 pm | No comments

Last night, as part of the New York Comedy Festival, multi-faceted, award winning comedian Ricky Gervais was the guest of honor at a fascinating and highly-entertaining conversation at 92Y, moderated by Bill Carter of The New York Times. Gervais, of course, along with his...

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Watch Johnny Depp confront Ricky Gervais about Golden Globes insults

Watch Johnny Depp confront Ricky Gervais about Golden Globes insults

By | October 27, 2011 at 10:18 am | No comments

In the latest promo for Ricky Gervais’ new HBO show Life’s Too Short, the show’s star, Warwick Davis, drops by Ricky’s office with Hollywood megastar Johnny Depp— who has far from forgotten the joke at his expense during Gervais’ Golden Globes hosting gig earlier...

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Ricky Gervais says Steve Carell cameo on “Life’s Too Short” was excruciating (Video)

Ricky Gervais says Steve Carell cameo on “Life’s Too Short” was excruciating (Video)

By | October 10, 2011 at 6:32 pm | No comments

Ricky Gervias’ new series for HBO, Life’s Too Short -- you may have heard a few musings about it already -- stars Warwick Davis (Willow, Leprechaun) playing a semi-fictionalized version of himself with Gervais and frequent collaborator Stephen Merchant making cameos. While...

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