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The Things They Tweet 2099

15th November 2011

"Remember how critics hated The Office, Extras and Aia (An Idiot Abroad) at the beginning? Ha ha. I do. But you made your own minds up. Cheers." Ricky Gervais refuses to take notice of the...

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Hfpa Unsure About Ricky Gervais' Golden Globes Return

15th November 2011

The Hollywood Foreign Press Association (HFPA) is divided about Ricky Gervais returning to host the Golden Globes.The British comedian has sparked controversy for his put-downs and jokes at the expense of some of the film...

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Ricky Gervais Won't Retire

12th November 2011

Ricky Gervais could never retire.The 50-year-old star - who has written and appeared in sitcoms such as 'The Office' and 'Extras' - says it would be hard for him not to work as he's always...

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Billy Crystal, Comedy Icon, Returning To The Oscars

11th November 2011

Billy Crystal will host the 2012 Academy Awards following the shock departure of actor Eddie Murphy, with the 63-year-old comedian confirming the news on his Twitter page on Thursday (10th November 2011).The comedy veteran has...

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Ricky Gervais, Billy Crystal Or Chris Rock For Oscars Host?

10th November 2011

Ricky Gervais appears to be leading the race to host the Oscars in 2012, by openly suggesting he would give Hollywood a "two for one offer" by helming both the Golden Globes and the Academy...

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Ricky Gervais Wants To Host Oscars

10th November 2011

Ricky Gervais has offered to host the Oscars.The controversial comedian - who upset Johnny Depp and Angelina Jolie when he hosted the Golden Globes earlier this year - has revealed he would be happy to...

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Ricky Gervais Offers To Host The Oscars

10th November 2011

Ricky Gervais has offered to host the Oscars. The British comedian has offered his services in a "two for one deal" to present the star-studded event, which requires a presenter after Eddie Murphy stepped down...

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The Muppets Tipped To Host Oscars 2012

10th November 2011

The Muppets have been backed to host the Oscars in February 2012 after the sensational exit of Eddie Muprhy and producer Brett Ratner. The comedic actor stepped down following the controversy surrounding Ratner's use of...

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Eddie Murphy Quits As Oscars Host, Hunt On For Replacement

9th November 2011

Eddie Murphy has spectacularly quit his role as the host of the Oscars in February 2011, less than 24 hours after the show's producer Brett Ratner stepped down amidst a wave of criticism following an...

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Ricky Gervais Says Marriage Is 'Irrelevant'

8th November 2011

Ricky Gervais doesn't "see the point" in getting married.The 50-year-old comedian has been with partner Jane Fallon for almost 30 years but says they have no intention to tie the knot because they are happy...

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Tom Hanks And Kevin Bacon Want Extras Role

7th November 2011

Tom Hanks and Kevin Bacon are itching for a role in Ricky Gervais' sitcom Extras - but he is adamant he has no plans for a third season of the show.The Office creator attracted showbiz...

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Ricky Gervais Explains Kim Cattrall Jibe

7th November 2011

Ricky Gervais is adamant Kim Cattrall is wrong to take offence at his swipe at the Sex And The City cast, insisting she misunderstood the jibe.The Office funnyman took aim at several actors when he...

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Carey Mulligan, Johnny Depp, Kissing Scenes Cut After Nerves

4th November 2011

Actress Carey Mulligan has revealed her 'kissing' scenes with Johnny Depp in the movie Public Enemies had to be cut from the film because she looked too nervous. Producers thought the actress appeared "uncomfortable" during...

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Ricky Gervais Sore Over Bruce Springsteen Vocals

4th November 2011

Ricky Gervais is nursing a sore throat after trying to perfect an impersonation of Bruce Springsteen's gravelly vocals for an upcoming charity show.The British funnyman is teaming up with the Born to Run hitmaker to...

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Ricky Gervais To Host Golden Globes

4th November 2011

Ricky Gervais looks set to host the Golden Globes for a third time. The comedian was spotted dining out with Hollywood Foreign Press Association (HFPA) president Aida Takla-O'Reilly and Doug Vaughan, NBC's head of Specials, at the...

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The Things They Say 23356

3rd November 2011

"Last time I said I was in talks to host again, everyone said I was lying. So I'm saying nothing." Funnyman Ricky Gervais on reports he's in negotiations to return as the host of the...

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Ricky Gervais Hints At Golden Globes Return

3rd November 2011

Ricky Gervais looks set to return as the host of the Golden Globes, after being spotted by the New York Post dining with Aida Takla O'Reilly, president of the Hollywood Foreign Press Association, and Doug...

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Ricky Gervais Insists New Series Isn't Offensive

2nd November 2011

Ricky Gervais has defended his new comedy series against accusations it is offensive to little people.His upcoming sitcom 'Life's Too Short' stars diminutive actor Warwick Davis as a fictionalised version of himself and Ricky said...

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Ashley Jensen Proud That Beckham Knows Her

2nd November 2011

Ashley Jensen was thrilled when David Beckham knew who she was. The former 'Ugly Betty' star met the soccer player when his wife Victoria Beckham made a cameo on the TV show and Ashley couldn't...

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Ricky Gervais: I Was Lazy

1st November 2011

Ricky Gervais used to the "laziest, least ambitious person" he knew.The comic star admits he didn't try hard enough to make the most of his career when he was younger and it took him a...

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Depp Takes Aim At Gervais For Golden Globes Gags All In The Name Of Fun

28th October 2011

Funnyman Ricky Gervais' mean-spirited Golden Globes jibes have come back to haunt him on his new British comedy show Life's Too Short - Johnny Depp has lashed out at him.In the show, Depp agrees to...

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Johnny Depp Shoves 'Midget Down A Toilet'

27th October 2011

Johnny Depp shoves "a midget down a toilet" in Ricky Gervais' new TV series.The actor has a cameo role in the comedian's upcoming sitcom 'Life's Too Short' - which stars diminutive actor Warwick Davis as...

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Bruce Willis Announces 4th Child, As Ashton Gets Teary Onstage

27th October 2011

Bruce Willis has revealed he is expecting his first child with second wife Emma Heming Willis and his fourth overall. The 56-year-old Hollywood star announced the news to US Weekly Magazine.The actor already has three...

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Bruce Willis, 56, Set For Child No. 4

27th October 2011

Bruce Willis has announced he is expecting his first child with second wife Emma Heming Willis and his fourth overall. The 56-year-old Hollywood star and his model wife are expecting their new arrival "early next...

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Eddie Murphy, "I'll Be Worst Oscar Host Ever"

26th October 2011

Eddie Murphy has quipped that he is likely to be the worst Oscars host ever, when he helms the award ceremony on February 26th 2012. Speaking to Entertainment Tonight, the veteran comedic actor jokingly claimed...

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The Things They Say 23238

24th October 2011

"With Sting, I had to keep calling him 'f**king coconut head' and I felt so bad about it that I apologised after every scene." Star Wars actor Warwick Davis felt awful about insulting Sting in...

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Gervais Admits He Was 'Naive' Over Offensive Remarks

22nd October 2011

Ricky Gervais has admitted he was "naive" to use a derogatory word associated with Down Syndrome in his online blog after speaking to a mother of two disabled daughters.The Office creator outraged campaigners earlier this...

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Ricky Gervais Offends Again

20th October 2011

Ricky Gervais has managed to stir up as big a controversy at home as he did when he hosted last year's Golden Globes awards in Hollywood. It involved a series of tweets that began on...

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Ricky Gervais Takes Aim At Fellow Comedians

20th October 2011

Ricky Gervais has taken a swipe at his fellow funnymen for failing to speak out to support him in the ongoing controversy over his use of a derogatory word associated with Down Syndrome.The Office creator...

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Ricky Gervais Slams Critics Over 'Offensive' Tweets

19th October 2011

Ricky Gervais has branded his critics "humourless" after he was blasted by officials at a Down Syndrome charity for persistently posting a derogatory word associated with the condition on his Twitter.com page.The Office star regularly...

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