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Madonna To Team Up With Gervais On Tv

Pop superstar MADONNA is teaming up with British funnyman RICKY GERVAIS to help comedian JERRY SEINFELD launch his new TV show.The singer will appear in Seinfeld's upcoming small screen series, The Marriage Ref, which will...

Gervais Lands Ustinov Award

RICKY GERVAIS is set to be honoured at the upcoming Banff World Television Festival in Canada - he will be handed the prestigious Sir Peter Ustinov Comedy Award.The Office creator follows in the footsteps of...

Ricky Gervais' Ustinov Honour

Ricky Gervais is to be given the Sir Peter Ustinov Comedy Award at the Banff World Television Festival. The 'Office' star - who recently presented the Golden Globe Awards - says he was "honoured" to...

Ricky Gervais' Comic Secret

Ricky Gervais always plays "little fat blokes" so he doesn't have to diet.The British comic - who rose to fame after starring as overweight manager David Brent in TV sitcom 'The Office' - always caters...

Gervais Confirms Hopes For The Office Cameo

RICKY GERVAIS has confirmed he's considering resurrecting his role as boss from hell DAVID BRENT in a one-off special for the U.S. version of THE OFFICE.The British funnyman became an overnight sensation after his hit...

Gervais: 'Andrews Isn't Starring In Flanimals'

Comedian RICKY GERVAIS has dismissed speculation JULIE ANDREWS is set to voice a lead character in the big screen adaptation of his children's book series FLANIMALS.The British funnyman has teamed up with Matt Selman, a...

Ricky Gervais' Marriage Refusal Marriage Refusal

Ricky Gervais won't tie the knot because he doesn't believe in God.The comedian - who lives with Jane Fallon, a producer and novelist - said they'd never gotten married because they weren't religious and had...

Mccartney Loved Gervais' Heather Mills Joke

RICKY GERVAIS was scared he'd offended SIR PAUL MCCARTNEY when he mocked his divorce from HEATHER MILLS onstage at the Golden Globe Awards, until the former BEATLE sought him out backstage and told him he...

Ricky Gervais Mocks Macca Over Money

Ricky Gervais has teased Sir Paul McCartney for having no money since his divorce from Heather Mills.The British comic star presented the Golden Globe awards last night (17.01.10) and used the star-studded occasion to poke...

Josh Duhamel Overjoyed By Renewal

Josh Duhamel insists his second wedding to Fergie was the "best date" the couple have ever had.The 'Transformers' actor renewed his vows with the Black Eyed Peas singer just a few days before their first...

Gervais Upsets Tv Bosses With Globes Routine

British funnyman RICKY GERVAIS is sure to upset TV bosses with his colourful Golden Globe Awards routine in Hollywood on Sunday night (17Jan10) because he has already decided to run with five items he promised...

Ricky Gervais 'To Appear In U.s. Office'

RICKY GERVAIS is planning to reprise his THE OFFICE character in the U.S. version of the hit sitcom, according to tabloid reports.Gervais retired bad boss David Brent after just two seasons of the hugely popular...

Golden Globes $500 Gifts

This year's Golden Globe gift bags will be worth $500. Women will receive a Dooney andBourke satchel while the men will get a Tumi duffel bag filled with goodies. Among the items in the women's...

Gervais Quits Twitter

British funnyman RICKY GERVAIS has quit Twitter.com after less than a month online - calling the social networking site "undignified" and "pointless."The comic opened an account on 14 December (09) because bosses at the Golden...

Gervais Brings Podcasts To Life In U.s. Animated Series

British comic RICKY GERVAIS is set to animate the U.S. TV market - he will voice a new cartoon series based on podcasts he created for a British newspaper.The funnyman, who wrote the original The...

Golden Globes Up In The Air

'Up in the Air' starring George Clooney has received the most nominations at next year's Golden Globes.The comedy drama - in which Clooney stars as Ryan Bingham, a corporate downsizer who travels the country delivering...

Ricky Gervais Robbed By Office

Fraudsters stole £200,000 from Ricky Gervais using a photo of his 'Office' character. The British funnyman has revealed criminals took the huge amount of money his bank account and tried to buy gold with it...

Gervais Heads To Oxfam

Funnyman RICKY GERVAIS showed his caring side recently, by volunteering at a British charity shop.The Office star made a secret visit to an Oxfam store in Oxford, England last month (Oct09), after allowing his special...

Ricky Gervais To Host Golden Globes

The Golden Globes will revert to a format abandoned 14 years ago when a single host fronted the awards presentations. Since 1995 the ceremonies have featured numerous celebrity presenters in the hope that eliminating the...

Gervais Is Golden

RICKY GERVAIS has landed the role of host at next year's (10) Golden Globe Awards.The British funnyman will take charge of the 67th annual prizegiving in Los Angeles on 17 January (10). The comedian says,...

Fame Keeps Gervais From Box Office Triumph

A remake of FAME has beat RICKY GERVAIS' new comedy THE INVENTION OF LYING to the top of the U.K. box office last weekend (03-04Oct09).The Office star's movie, about a world where no one has...

Lowe Won't Laugh On Set

Working with funnyman RICKY GERVAIS in new comedy THE INVENTION OF LYING was "frustrating" for professional ROB LOWE - because the Brit kept ruining scenes by giggling through them.The former The West Wing star insists...

Zombieland Kills

It was the weekend in which Zombieland made a killing at the box office. The comedy/horror film, which on the whole received positive reviews, piled up $25 million in ticket sales. Two other new movies,...

Gervais Feared Movie Backlash

British comic RICKY GERVAIS has no problems with any negative reviews his career garners - and insists if work dries up he'll enjoy the quiet life.The star has enjoyed a hugely successful run since writing...

Gervais' Failure Fears

RICKY GERVAIS avoided making a big screen movie for more than ten years - because he was frightened of failure.Gervais and co-writer Stephen Merchant enjoyed enormous success with their comedy TV series The Office, and...

Ricky Gervais' Lying Help

Ricky Gervais insists lying can be good.The British comedian - who makes his movie directing debut in new film 'The Invention of Lying' - says not always telling the truth can be beneficial because it...

Ricky Gervais' Email Plea To Hoffman

Ricky Gervais told Philip Seymour Hoffman he had testicle implants.The British comic star was desperate to get the Oscar-winning actor to appear in his new movie 'The Invention of Lying' - in which he stars...

Garner Plays Pranks On Gervais

JENNIFER GARNER played a series of pranks on RICKY GERVAIS on the set of THE INVENTION OF LYING - after he laid down strict rules during filming.The upcoming movie was co-directed by Gervais and Matthew...

Gervais Will Never Be A Dad

British funnyman RICKY GERVAIS has vowed never to have children - because he is too selfish to be a father.The Office comedian and his long term partner Jane Fallon have both decided against ever starting...

Gervais Defends Drink-drive Gag

RICKY GERVAIS has hit back at critics of a controversial joke about drink-driving in his new stage act - insisting the gag is "justified comedically".The British funnyman launched his new stand-up show, Science, in Scotland...

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