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Ricky Gervais Offends Again

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...

Ricky Gervais Takes Aim At Fellow Comedians

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...

Ricky Gervais Slams Critics Over 'Offensive' Tweets

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...

Tim Allen Makes Solid Return, But Critics Hate 'Last Man Standing'

Tim Allen's return to television was given the thumbs up on Tuesday night (11st October 2011), with new show 'Last Man Standing' premiering to 13 million viewers. The figures will please Abc bosses, considering heavyweight...

Roger Moore Backs Animal-cosmetics Ban

Sir Roger Moore and Brigitte Bardot have become the latest starts to back a campaign against cosmetics tested on animals.The screen legends join 89,000 people - including Ricky Gervais, Dame Judi Dench, Leona Lewis and...

Gervais Planning A (Virtual) Return To Golden Globes

Ricky Gervais may host next year's Golden Globes Awards after all. Unofficially, that is. Writing in the Wall Street Journal' s "Speakeasy" blog, Gervais said that he is working with an unnamed "Californian" technology company...

Ricky Gervais Eyeing Globes Return

Controversial Golden Globes host Ricky Gervais is considering returning to the ceremony by hosting an unofficial live webcast to coincide with the 2012 show.The British comedian caused a storm of controversy with his biting commentary...

Ricky Gervais Buys 2.5m New York Apartment

Ricky Gervais has bought an apartment in New York for $2.5 million.The comic star and his long-term partner Jane Fallon have purchased a home on the 12th floor of the Barbizon 63 building which is...

Jane Lynch Hits Out At 'Poor Little' Ricky Gervais

Jane Lynch, the American Hollywood star, has received a series of positive reviews for her hosting of Sunday evening's Emmy Awards in Los Angeles. Between a number of lavish costume changes, Lynch delivered a series...

Van Halen Not Impressed With Gervais Pal's Jump

Rockers Van Halen are desperate to ban a comedian's performance of their hit track Jump from Ricky Gervais' latest TV series - because it's shockingly bad.The Office creator sent a camera crew to film his...

Ricky Gervais Rejects Role In Us Office

Ricky Gervais has turned down the chance to play the boss in the US version of his hit show The Office.The comedian has already appeared in the American show making a brief cameo as British...

Ricky Gervais Asked To Host Globes Again

Ricky Gervais has been asked to host the Golden Globe Awards again.The British funnyman caused controversy earlier this year with his second stint in charge at the prestigious ceremony - which saw him poke fun...

Ricky Gervais Would Be A Worried Parent

Ricky Gervais says he's too much of a worrier to have children.The 50-year-old funnyman has been with his partner, writer Jane Fallon, for 29 years and admits the couple have no desire to become parents...

Ricky Gervais: Spy Kids Dog Was Going To Be Put Down

Ricky Gervais has revealed the dog in his new movie 'Spy Kids: All the Time in the World' was going to be put down before he landed the role.The comic actor voices the cunning canine...

Gervais Gets Fishy For Family Guy

Ricky Gervais is returning to Tv to play a dolphin on Family Guy.The Office star and creator has moved into films and directing since the show made him a comedy superstar, but now he will...

Ricky Gervais' 'Crucifixion' Photo Rejected By Magazine

Ricky Gervais missed out on the chance to land a coveted cover feature in Rolling Stone magazine after submitting a photograph of himself in a crucifixion pose with the word 'atheist' painted on his chest.The...

Robert Rodriguez Plans Machete In Space

Robert Rodriguez is hoping to take his 'Machete' series into space. The 'Sin City' director has been given the go ahead to make a sequel to his Mexican knife fighter movie 'Machete' - called 'Machete...

Ricky Gervais Defends New Tv Show

Funnyman Ricky Gervais has defended his upcoming TV show Afterlife, insisting he is not attempting to "undermine the moral fabric of America".The Office creator revealed earlier this week (beg18Jul11) he is working on a new...

Ricky Gervais To Play God In New Tv Show

Ricky Gervais is to play God.The comic star is working with 'Dexter' producer Clyde Phillips on new TV show 'Afterlife' in which he will play the Almighty, however, his interpretation of the all-powerful being will...

Ricky Gervais Says Losers Are Life's Characters

Ricky Gervais says "losers" are the real "interesting" characters in life.The comedian - who shot to fame starring and writing in 90s sitcom 'The Office' - would much rather focus his TV shows on the...

Ricky Gervais Backs 'Save Tigers' Plea

Ricky Gervais is urging his fans to sign up to a campaign to save the world's tiger population.The Office funnyman is a keen supporter of animal rights causes, and he is asking readers of his...

Ricky Gervais Wants Charlie Sheen To Accept His Special Emmy

Ricky Gervais has been left stunned after learning he has personally been nominated for an Emmy award for his controversial slot hosting the Golden Globes - and he wants embattled actor Charlie Sheen to accept...

Ricky Gervais Defends Dwarfism Sitcom

Ricky Gervais has defended his new sitcom centred around Warwick Davis, insisting he doesn't rely on the dwarf actor's short stature for the show's jokes.Gervais and his writing partner Stephen Merchant recruited the Harry Potter...

Selena Gomez 'Rented Out' The Eiffel Tower

Selena Gomez, the 18-year-old girlfriend of pop superstar Justin Bieber, has joked she "rented out" the Eiffel Tower whilst filming new movie 'Monte Carlo' in Paris. Gomez and co-star Leighton Meester have been extolling the...

Gervais Gets Spinal Tap Guitar For Birthday

Ricky Gervais received an extra-special gift to mark his 50th birthday - a guitar used in classic comedy This Is Spinal Tap.The British funnyman is close pals with Christopher Guest, who played musician Nigel Tufnel...

Happy Birthday, Ricky Gervais!

The man who gave us big laughs by creating the most cringeworthy boss in corporate comedy turns the big 5-0 on Saturday (25Jun11). Happy birthday, Ricky Gervais.For a guy who only hit the big time...

Pink & Gervais Commercial Wins Peta Top Ad Prize

An animal rights public service announcement narrated by Pink and Ricky Gervais has won a major advertising prize.The edgy Stolen For Fashion TV commercial, which highlights the pain alligators and rabbits are put through for...

Warren Buffett To Make Office Finale Cameo

Warren Buffett, the American billionaire philanthropist, has signed on to make a cameo appearance on 'The Office' season finale, according to the Hollywood Reporter. 80-year-old Warren Buffett will appear in Thursday's episode of the show...

Stephen Merchant's 'Joy' At Ricky Gervais Hiatus

Writer Stephen Merchant was desperate to break up his comedy partnership with Ricky Gervais because the pair had become like an old married couple.Merchant and Gervais first found fame when they co-wrote The Office, and...

Ricky Gervais Offered Prince Harry Help With Speech

Ricky Gervais contacted Prince Harry ahead of Britain's royal wedding on Friday (29Apr11) to offer his help writing gags for the young royal's best man speech.Harry acted as chief groomsman as his brother Prince William...

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