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Ricky Gervais Turns Hunter Into The Hunted With Online Attack

The funnyman got serious earlier this week (beg13Apr15) after he spotted a shot of Rebecca Francis, the co-host of U.S. TV show Eye of the Hunter, lying down next to a dead giraffe,...

17th April 2015

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"I resisted it because I thought I wouldn't like it; I don't like that Lord of the Rings and Dungeons & Dragons (stuff)... and me and my girlfriend just watched all five series in a...

7th April 2015

Netflix Buys Ricky Gervais Comedy Movie, Starring Eric Bana

Netflix has purchased the rights to Special Correspondents, a satirical movie written and directed by Ricky Gervais and starring Eric Bana. It's the latest big name comedy acquisition from the streaming service, which already boasts...

By Michael West | 7th April 2015

Ricky Gervais To Star In New Netflix Comedy

In Special Correspondents, Bana will play a radio regular who resorts to faking the news. Netflix executives insist the project is "a smart social satire with heart". Announcing the partnership on...

7th April 2015

Netflix Strikes Deal With Ricky Gervais For His New Comedy Film

Netflix has expanded its prestige by announcing that it has struck deal securing exclusive rights for the premiere of the forthcoming Ricky Gervais comedy movie Special Correspondents. The streaming giant will unveil the film for...

By Ed Biggs | 7th April 2015

Ricky Gervais Left Strange Impression On Annie Lennox With Urination Story

The Office star reveals the Eurythmics' hit Right By Your Side will always remind him of a disastrous early date with his longtime partner, Jane Fallon, because he belted out the tune while...

6th April 2015

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"It was a few years ago, it was at the premiere to Night at the Museum that was set at the Smithsonian (museum in Washington, D.C.). I got to the hotel, I'd put my suit...

5th April 2015

Leonardo Dicaprio And Ricky Gervais Honoured For Animal Welfare Work

The stars have been named among the recipients of the 2015 Genesis Award, a prize which is handed out annually to celebrities who raise awareness of animal welfare issues, along with director Kathryn...

11th March 2015

Ricky Gervais Honoured For Humanitarian Work

Ricky Gervais and Leonardo DiCaprio have been given awards for their humanitarian work.The 'Office' star was honoured with the Genesis Award for Social Media by The Humane Society of the United States in aid of...

11th March 2015

Ricky Gervais Leads Tributes To Late Sam Simon

Ricky Gervais has led tributes to the late 'Simpsons' co-creator Sam Simon.Sam, who was diagnosed with colon cancer in 2012, passed away aged 59 on Sunday (08.03.15) at his home in Los Angeles.Writing on Twitter,...

10th March 2015

Stars Campaign To Save Russian Bears

John Hurt, Lena Headey and Ricky Gervais are among the stars backing a campaign to save two bears from captivity at a restaurant in Russia.Members of World Animal Protection have launched a drive to release...

3rd March 2015

Ricky Gervais Calls On Xi Jinping To Ban China's Ivory Trade

Funnyman Ricky Gervais, nature Tv broadcaster Sir David Attenborough, and actress Joanna Lumley have called on China's President Xi Jinping to ban the country's trade in ivory.They have signed an open letter asking the leader...

24th February 2015

Eric Bana Joins King Arthur

Eric Bana has joined the cast of 'Knights Of The Round Table: King Arthur'.The 'Deliver Us From Evil' actor will play Uther, the father of Charlie Hunnam's Arthur, in Guy Ritchie's forthcoming movie, Variety reports.According...

12th February 2015

Pink Poses Nude For Peta On 90-Foot Billboard

Pink will appear nude on a 90-foot Billboard in Times Square for PETA US. The 'Family Portrait' hitmaker has stripped off in a new shoot for the animal welfare organisation's 'Rather Go Naked Than Wear...

11th February 2015

Rob Lowe Heading To Slough For British Tv Comedy

Hollywood actor Rob Lowe is following Ricky Gervais to the small British town of Slough for a new U.K. comedy based around the same location as hit sitcom The Office.Gervais' popular U.K. Tv show was...

22nd January 2015

Ricky Gervais Apologises To Quvenzhane Wallis

Ricky Gervais has apologised for mispronouncing Quvenzhane Wallis' name at the Golden Globe awards.The 'Extras' star called the 'Annie' actress 'Quaven Johhny' as he read out the nominees for Best Actress in a Motion Picture,...

12th January 2015

Owen Wilson Felt Comfortable With Funny Co-stars On 'Night At The Museum 3'

It's probably true when it comes to most family comedies that being involved is less stressful than a more serious drama, but Owen Wilson feels that doesn't ring more true than on the set of...

By Holly Williams | 26th December 2014

A Week In Movies: Sony Gives In To Hackers, Night At The Museum 3 Holds Dual Premieres, Spectre Shoots In London And Trailers Promise Action And Romance This Spring

The big movie news this week has been Sony's decision to cancel the release of the James Franco/Seth Rogen comedy The Interview due to threats made by a hacking group. The film had already held...

By Rich Cline | 19th December 2014

Ricky Gervais Dodges Donkey Droppings On Live Tv

Funnyman Ricky Gervais was left squirming on live British Tv on Friday (19Dec14) when a donkey soiled itself as he petted it in the studio.Producers of chat show This Morning brought the beast, called Charlie,...

19th December 2014

Ben Stiller And Ricky Gervais Recall Robin Williams' Final Scenes

Night At The Museum stars Ben Stiller and Ricky Gervais have paid tribute to tragic funnyman Robin Williams after working with him in his final onscreen appearance.The trio teamed up to shoot the last movie...

18th December 2014

Ricky Gervais Ends Award-nominated Derek

Funnyman Ricky Gervais has confirmed his hit show Derek has ended, just days after the poignant comedy was nominated for a Golden Globe.The sitcom, centring on the lives of staff at an old folks' care...

18th December 2014

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"I hate Christmas shopping. It's the only thing other than animal cruelty that makes me want to kill! I hated it before I was famous, before I could afford anything and now people look at...

18th December 2014

Ben Stiller Owns Magical Tablet

Ben Stiller has a magical golden tablet in his house.The 49-year-old actor was gifted the Tablet of Ahkmenrah when filming wrapped on 'Night at the Museum: Secret of the Tomb', in which the fictional Egyptian...

18th December 2014

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"I'm going to heckle back. I'm taking on a microphone to have control of the big speaker system so that it's a fair fight... As long as they don't actually kill me, I'm ready for...

16th December 2014

Ben Stiller: I'm Lucky To Have Known Robin Williams

Ben Stiller feels ''lucky'' to have got to spend time with the late Robin Williams while making the 'Night At The Museum' films.The 49-year-old actor stars alongside Williams in the latest instalment in the trilogy,...

16th December 2014

Ricky Gervais Wants Globes Again

Ricky Gervais wants to host the Golden Globe awards again.The 'Extras' star sparked controversy during his three stints hosting the star-studded ceremony between 2010 and 2012 because of his risque gags but looking back, he...

15th December 2014

Martin Freeman's Bilbo Baggins Meets Tim Canterbury In Snl's 'The Office: Middle Earth'

Martin Freeman's acting career has been just as much an unpredictable a journey as his character Bilbo Baggins' Middle Earth quest in 'The Hobbit' series, but can you imagine his two most iconic roles joining...

By Holly Williams | 15th December 2014

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"It's very, very sad. He was an amazing performer - an icon before I met him, then a friend." British comedian Ricky Gervais pays tribute to his late co-star Robin Williams at the New York...

12th December 2014

Eric Bana Returning To Comedy Roots With Ricky Gervais Movie

Australian actor Eric Bana is returning to his comedy roots to star in a new satire directed by Ricky Gervais.The Hulk star will portray an arrogant New York radio journalist who decides to fake front...

1st November 2014

Robert De Niro Dedicates Award To Robin Williams

Robert De Niro dedicated his Entertainment Icon award to Robin Williams on Tuesday (07.10.14).The 'Raging Bull' actor was honoured by the Friars Club at the members society's annual gala at the Waldorf Astoria hotel in...

9th October 2014

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Leaked "Batman vs. Superman" Trailer Generates Extra Publicity

As far as publicity goes, the leaked Batman vs. Superman trailer may...

Watch The Old Meet The New As 'Star Wars: The Force Awakens' Teaser Excites Fans [Trailer & Pictures]

Star Wars fans got what they’d been waiting for on Thursday, as the...

Jennifer Lopez To Pay Tribute To The Late Selena Quintanilla

Almost two decades after portraying Selena Quintanilla on the big screen...

George Clooney Travels Through Time In The Mysterious 'Tomorrowland' [Trailer + Pictures]

It's now time to get excited for what looks to be one of the most visually...

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'Child 44' Is Praised And Banned

As 'Child 44' opens in cinemas this weekend, novelist Tom Rob Smith is praising Tom Hardy and Noomi Rapace as the...

'A Little Chaos' Brings British Humour To A French Tale

The new period drama 'A Little Chaos' may be set in France in the 17th century, but its...

'Furious 7' Sparks The Rumour Mill

As the seventh 'Fast & Furious' movie continues to dominate the global box office, rumours are swirling about where...

Live At Leeds 2015: Great For Music, Great For Life In General

So, Live At Leeds is but two weeks away from bringing some of the...

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