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'Comedians In Cars Getting Coffee' Season 2 Premieres Today

By Jack de Aguilar | 13th June 2013

There’s no hidden premise, no hidden meaning. Jerry Seinfeld’s latest project comprises him, a fellow comedian, a car and some coffee. The cars are beautiful things – all vintage and expensive looking – and the...

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Let's Give Ricky Gervais A Shot At The Oscars - What’S The Worst That Could Happen?

By Jack de Aguilar | 10th June 2013

We won’t beat around the bush, Ricky Gervais’ Golden Globes performance predicates any talk of the British comedian hosting anything that involves lots of celebrities in one room. But given the recent statements from The...

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Ricky Gervais: 'I Am Not Hosting The Oscars'

6th June 2013

British comedian Ricky Gervais is adamant he has not been approached to host the next Oscars ceremony and would "almost certainly say no" if he was offered the job.The Office star, who has hosted the...

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Ricky Gervais: 'I'd Host The Oscars If There Were No Strings Attached'

5th June 2013

British funnyman Ricky Gervais has thrown his name into the hat for the next Oscars hosting gig, as long as producers let him present the show his way.The comedian, who was savaged by critics for...

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The Office U.k Versus The Office U.s – Which One Wins?

By Jack de Aguilar | 16th May 2013

The U.S Office closes its doors after nine seasons tonight, with the season finale expected to attract millions of viewers. As it’s officially ‘season finale season’, we thought this would be a good time to...

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Saying Goodbye To 'The Office' – Top 5 Moments

By Jack de Aguilar | 16th May 2013

Tonight sees the finale episode of The Office hit NBC. It’s a sad day for sure, but after eight hilarious years of workplace jokes, it’s time to celebrate the life of this great show. What...

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Ricky Gervais Rarely Watched 'The Office' Us

15th May 2013

Ricky Gervais isn't emotionally attached to the American version of 'The Office'.The 51-year-old British comedian - who created the original BBC series - admits he has only watched the NBC version, starring Steve Carell, a...

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'The Office' Closes Its Doors After Nine Hilarious Seasons

By Jack de Aguilar | 15th May 2013

Never has a U.K import been so popular. The U.S Office is finally shutting down after nine seasons of awkward silences, work-place japes and, of course, paperwork.A remake of David Brent’s original British comedy, which...

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Ricky Gervais Gets Creamed On U.k. Tv Show

14th May 2013

British comedian Ricky Gervais indulged in a spot of slapstick comedy on U.K. Tv on Monday night (13May13) when he became embroiled in a playful food fight with the programme's host.The Office star appeared on...

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David Brent Turns Teacher In New Youtube Series

10th May 2013

Ricky Gervais' repugnant comedy creation David Brent is heading online to teach users how to play the guitar.The cringeworthy antics of paper company manager Brent catapulted Gervais to international fame when his hit comedy...

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Steve Carell To Return For 'The Office' Finale

By Jack de Aguilar | 7th May 2013

Guessing games with little information to go on are basically pointless. But now there’s something to go on: Steve Carell WILL be returning to The Office for the show’s finale.Executive producer Greg Daniel gave the...

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Ricky Gervais Makes Charity Offer If Fans Ignore Him

6th May 2013

Funnyman Ricky Gervais has offered to donate $16,000 (£10,000) to charity if his fans ignore him on Office creator is a regular user of the microblogging website and on Monday (06May13) he told his...

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Ricky Gervais Is A Huge Fan Of Justin Timberlake

4th May 2013

Ricky Gervais wants to work with Justin Timberlake.The funnyman actor bonded with the 'Mirrors' hitmaker at the prestigious Time 100 Gala in New York recently after teasing him for being ''too perfect and handsome'', which...

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The Things They Say: 3614307

18th April 2013

"I said, 'If no one retweets this, I will give 10,000 pounds to charity...' (There were) hundreds of retweets. I said, 'You're not listening. If not one person retweets this, I will give $15,000 to...

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Did Ricky Gervais Just Hit The Nail On The Head Re: Justin Bieber?

By Michael West | 16th April 2013

Justin Bieber has been under fire for the past 24 hours after suggesting World War II diarist Anne Frank - a girl who died at the hands of the Nazis after hiding from them for...

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Ricky Gervais: 'Justin Bieber Is Not Evil'

15th April 2013

British funnyman Ricky Gervais has backtracked over his criticism of Justin Bieber's Anne Frank blunder, insisting the teenage star is not "nasty" or "evil".The Office actor openly mocked the Baby singer after he hit headlines...

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History Lesson: Justin Bieber Claims Anne Frank 'Would Have Been A Belieber'

By Michael West | 15th April 2013

It's mockery all round for Justin Bieber, after the pop star made inappropriate comments following his visit to the Anne Frank House in Amsterdam. The teenage superstar, who has seemingly created controversy on every stop...

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Ricky Gervais Saves Man From Suicide

8th April 2013

A Ricky Gervais fan gave up a suicide bid after watching the funnyman's Tv show The Office.Jody Parrish had written a note and was moments away from taking his own life last week (ends07Apr13) when...

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The Things They Say: 3577022

27th March 2013

"I was working with Christoph Waltz yesterday. I mean it's incredible, I said, 'You've won an Oscar'. He said, 'It doesn't make any difference'. He's just standing there, covered in dust, you know, surrounded by...

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Ricky Gervais' 'Tailor-made' Muppets 2 Role

17th March 2013

Ricky Gervais' role in 'The Muppets... Again!' was ''tailor-made'' for him.The actor is set to star in the highly anticipated sequel to 2011's 'The Muppets' - taking over the lead role from Jason Segal -...

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David Brent Returns, 10 Years After Wernham Hogg – For Better Or For Worse?

By Jack de Aguilar | 17th March 2013

Ricky Gervais has come a long way since the British comedy smash that was The Office. He made the similarly brilliant Extras, and then went on to break podcasting records with his comedy cohorts Stephen...

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Brent's Back: Red Nose Day Delight As Ricky Gervais' Character Returns To Screens

By Lorna Greville  | 16th March 2013

"What's happened in the last 10 years? What hasn't happened in the last 10 years?" David Brent asks in his triumphant return. To describe Brent as a beloved character of British comedy is something of...

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Pamela Anderson Campaigns Against Foie Gras

11th March 2013

Pamela Anderson has urged Fortnum & Mason to stop selling foie gras.The former 'Baywatch' babe - who was first voted off the current series of UK celebrity skating contest 'Dancing On Ice' - is ''stunned''...

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Steve Carell's Gervais Honour

7th March 2013

Steve Carell thinks being teased by Ricky Gervais is a ''badge of honour''.The 'Incredible Burt Wonderstone' actor got to know the British funnyman after he took on the lead role in the US version of...

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Freelove Freeway: Gervais's David Brent Picks Up The Acoustic Guitar, Again

By Michael West | 28th February 2013

Ten years after David Brent left The Office's Christmas party, the excruciating former boss of Wernham Hogg is back and doing what he does best, sort of. That's rep-ping and playing the acoustic guitar. Ricky...

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David Brent's Back! Ricky Gervais Confirms The Office UK Will Be Returning

By Contributor | 28th February 2013

Good news for fans of Ricky Gervais and, still, arguably his most famous character David Brent – the British comic is going to be bringing him back!Don’t get too excited, this isn’t looking like a...

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Brent's Back! Ricky Gervais Is David Brent For Comic Relief

28th February 2013

Ricky Gervais is reprising his role as David Brent for Comic Relief.'The Office' comedian will return to TV screens as the hapless manager of Slough paper merchants Wernham Hogg for a special one-off Red Nose...

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Ricky Gervais Resurrecting The Office Boss For Charity Drive

28th February 2013

Funnyman Ricky Gervais is bringing his most famous character out of retirement for a one-off Tv appearance to raise money for charity.The Brit will don his suit and goatee beard to play David Brent from...

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Stars Mourn The Loss Of Richard Briers

18th February 2013

Ricky Gervais and Stephen Fry are among the stars who have voiced their sadness following the death of veteran British actor Richard Briers.The Good Life actor passed away at his home in London on Sunday...

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Stars Weigh In On Pope's Resignation

11th February 2013

Hollywood funnymen Ricky Gervais, Simon Pegg and David Walliams have seen the funny side of Pope Benedict Xvi's resignation after his surprise announcement hit headlines across the world on Monday (11Feb13).The 85-year-old religious leader, who...

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