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Ricky Gervais Doesn't Fear Death

Ricky Gervais doesn't fear dying. The 58-year-old actor-and-comedian is realistic about his own mortality and rather than fret about his life coming to an end he prefers to feel grateful for the time he's had...

Joely Richardson 'Blown Away' By Fleabag

Joely Richardson was ''blown away'' by 'Fleabag'. The 54-year-old actress loved the hit BBC comedy - which was written by Phoebe Waller-Bridge, who also stars as the titular character - and she was very impressed...

Dame Judi Dench Slams 'Cruel' Dog Meat Festival

Dame Judi Dench has backed a campaign to stop China's Yulin Dog Meat Festival.The 'Skyfall' actress has lent her support to a petition which is calling for an end to the event - which was...

Ricky Gervais Wants To Be Honest

Ricky Gervais is motivated by honesty.The 57-year-old comic insisted he isn't looking to be ''bigger or richer'' but is driven by the idea of making his work as truthful as possible.He said: ''As I get...

Ricky Gervais Couldn't Have Been Successful Comic In His 20s

Ricky Gervais thinks ''getting fat and old and ugly'' has helped his comedy.The 57-year-old comic didn't find fame until his late 30s and is glad he didn't as he would have been ''awful'' and had...

Ricky Gervais Is 'Fun All The Time'

Ricky Gervais tries to be fun ''all the time''.The 57-year-old comedian and actor has said he's in a good place and doesn't suffer with his mental health, because he thinks life is too short to...

Ricky Gervais Is Determined To Defend Free Speech

Ricky Gervais is determined to be an advocate of free speech as he doesn't think that being offended is anyone's right.The 57-year-old star accepts he's in a privileged position as a comedian to be able...

Ricky Gervais Would 'Fall Apart' Without Jane Fallon

Ricky Gervais would ''fall apart'' without Jane Fallon.The 57-year-old actor plays a man trying to cope with the loss of his wife in his new show 'After Life' and admits it made him think what...

Ricky Gervais Doubts He'd Get Oscars Job

Ricky Gervais doesn't think he'd be trusted enough to host the Oscars.The 57-year-old comic - who fronted the Golden Globes in 2010, 2011, 2012 and 2016 - would only present the Academy Awards on...

Ricky Gervais Feels Stung By Criticism

Ricky Gervais feels stung by some of the criticism that comes his way.The 57-year-old comedian is known for making controversial jokes during his stand-up routines, but Ricky has revealed he's constantly wrestling with his own...

Ricky Gervais: Controversy Is Boring

Ricky Gervais finds controversy boring.The 57-year-old comedian is well-known for his outspoken views, but Ricky has insisted he doesn't make a conscious decision to upset people or to spark controversy.He confessed: ''Controversy bores me, it...

Jerry Seinfeld Tops Highest Earning Comedians List, Again

Jerry Seinfeld has once again been named the highest-paid comedian of the year, topping Forbes’ 2018 list of the highest-earning figures in comedy with an income of $57.5 million.Despite his iconic sitcom ending nearly 20...

Lewis Hamilton Receives Peta Honour

Lewis Hamilton has been honoured as Person of the Year by PETA.The Formula 1 champion was bestowed with the annual accolade by the animal rights organisation for his vegan diet and encouraging others to follow...

Ricky Gervais Would Only Host Oscars On His Terms

Ricky Gervais won't host the Oscars unless he is given the freedom to say whatever he wants.The 57-year-old comic shocked Hollywood when he took control of the Golden Globes in 2010, 2011, 2012, and 2016,...

Ricky Gervais Backs Campaign To Save White Lion

Ricky Gervais has backed a campaign to save a rare white lion from being sold to trophy hunters.The 57-year-old comedian and actor was left furious when he discovered that the rare beast named Mufasa could...

Ricky Gervais Doesn't Believe In Marriage

Ricky Gervais doesn't want to get married or have kids.The 57-year-old actor has been with his partner Jane Fallon, also 57, for 36 years, but he doesn't feel the need to put a ring on...

Ricky Gervais' Pain Over Suffering Of Lab Monkeys

Ricky Gervais has called for an end to the suffering of primates in research.The 57-year-old comedian - who regularly speaks about animal welfare on his social media accounts - has called on governments around the...

Arnold Schwarzenegger Leads Burt Reynolds Tributes

Arnold Schwarzenegger has led the celebrity tributes to Burt Reynolds, as he dubbed the actor as ''a trailblazer''.The 82-year-old icon tragically passed away on Thursday (06.09.18) after reportedly suffering a cardiac arrest, and stars have...

Ricky Gervais' Partner Called Him A 'Fat Idiot'

Ricky Gervais' partner called him a ''fat idiot'' when he said he wanted to buy a vineyard. The 57-year-old comedian has been in a relationship with partner Jane Fallon since 1984, but the 'Derek' star...

Ricky Gervais' Dog Dreams

Ricky Gervais dreams of getting a dog.The 'Office' creator - who has been in a relationship with author Jane Fallon for 36 years - has everything he could want in his life, apart from a...

Ricky Gervais Saves Blind Puppy

Ricky Gervais has saved a blind puppy. The 57-year-old comedian - who has been an animal rights activist for years - has helped a German Shepherd called Alfie get his eyesight back after he stumbled...

Ricky Gervais Reveals Impressive Cast List For New Netflix Comedy Show

Almost 17 years to the day since critically-acclaimed stand-out series the Office put Ricky Gervais squarely on the mainstream comedy map, the British funny man has announced filming is to begin on a new six-part...

Ricky Gervais: Animal Cruelty Is Always Wrong

Ricky Gervais has slammed people who use their religion as an excuse for animal cruelty. The 56-year-old comedian - who has been an animal rights activist for years - believes animal abuse is ''wrong'' on...

Ricky Gervais Calls For Ban On Wild Animals In Circuses

Ricky Gervais has called for a ban on wild animals in circuses.The 56-year-old comedian is backing Animal Defenders International (ADI) and has urged the UK to ban nationwide the use of wild animals in circus...

Ricky Gervais: Hollywood Wasn't Ready For Globes Gags

Ricky Gervais doesn't think Hollywood was prepared for how brutal his jokes would be when he hosted the Golden Globes.The 56-year-old comedian has taken control of the awards ceremony on four occasions in 2010, 2011,...

Ricky Gervais Gives Hilarious Video 'Interview' With Jimmy Kimmel

There is honestly nothing not to like about Ricky Gervais. He's hilarious, big on animal rights, does loads for charity and - as he proved on his latest 'interview' on 'Jimmy Kimmel Live' - extremely...

Jane Fallon Accepts She's Known As Ricky Gervais' Girlfriend

Jane Fallon has come to terms with being known as Ricky Gervais' girlfriend.The 57-year-old author has written six top ten best-selling novels but despite her own success, she admitted she is still known as the...

Ricky Gervais: I've Been Drunk Everyday Since I Was 18

Ricky Gervais has been drunk ''every day'' since he turned 18.The 56-year-old comedian admitted he loves drinking and confessed that there hasn't been a single day since turning 18 that's not seen him enjoy at...

Seth Meyers Confirmed As Golden Globes Host

Seth Meyers has been confirmed as host of the 2018 Golden Globe Awards.The 'Late Night' host will helm the prestigious ceremony - which honours excellence in TV and film - at the Beverly HIlton in...

Seth Meyers To Host Golden Globes 2018

Seth Meyers is stepping in at the last minute to host the Golden Globes 2018.The 'Late Night' host and comedian is about to close a deal with the Hollywood Foreign Press Association to helm the...

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