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Gervais Said No To Pirates, Da Vinci And Arthur

British funnyman RICKY GERVAIS has revealed he turned down a leading role in the lucrative PIRATES OF THE CARIBBEAN film franchise because he didn't want to play "a comedy pirate" on the big screen. The...

Movie Reviews Ghost Town

Ricky Gervais, who gained fame in the U.K. as the star of the original The Office, makes his starring film debut in Ghost Town . While U.S. TV executives concluded that it would be better...

Movie Reviews Ghost Town

Ricky Gervais, who gained fame in the U.K. as the star of the original The Office, makes his starring film debut in Ghost Town . While U.S. TV executives concluded that it would be better...

Movie Reviews Ghost Town

Ricky Gervais, who gained fame in the U.K. as the star of the original The Office, makes his starring film debut in Ghost Town . While U.S. TV executives concluded that it would be better...

Director Fires Back At Gervais Story

LATEST: Moviemaker DAVID KOEPP has hit back at reports he regrets casting British funnyman RICKY GERVAIS in a Hollywood comedy, insisting it was a privilege to work with the creator of TV hits THE OFFICE...

Gervais Refuses To Lose Weight

British comedian RICKY GERVAIS refuses to lose weight - preferring to buy new clothes to fit instead. The comic likes his fuller figure and would rather pay for new clothes than lose weight. He says,...

Gervais' Tooth Embarrassment

British comedian RICKY GERVAIS insists his smile is so unsightly a group of journalists recently asked him if he donned a set of prosthetic teeth in his latest movie. The Office star was promoting his...

Gervais Turned Down Mendes

EVA MENDES is desperate to land a role on RICKY GERVAIS' EXTRAS - after she was turned down for a cameo on the hit TV show. The brunette beauty is a big fan of the...

Gervais: 'I Don't Believe In Ghosts'

RICKY GERVAIS stretched his acting skills to the limit as a man who can see spirits in new film GHOST TOWN - because he doesn't believe in them. The Office creator plays Bertram Pincus, who...

Gervais Asks Prime Minister To Get Rid Of Fur

RICKY GERVAIS has urged British Prime Minister GORDON BROWN to halt the commission of black bear pelts for ceremonial hats worn by royal guards. The Office star has written an open letter on behalf of...

Gervais Spooked At Haunted Hotel

British comedian RICKY GERVAIS got the fright of his life when publicity for his new movie was ruined by paranormal activity in a Hollywood Hotel. Office star Gervais was recently hosting a series of press...

Gervais Buys New York Apartment

British comedian RICKY GERVAIS has made plans to settle down in New York after purchasing an apartment in the city with his longtime girlfriend JANE FALLON. According to New York City records, Gervais and his...

Jeremy Clarkson The Man That Men Love Most

Top Gear presenter Jeremy Clarkson has been named the man British men admire most in a new poll.The presenter and journalist was the clear winner in a poll carried out by XXX Mints while Cockney...

By on 06 August 2008

Russia To Get Own Version Of 'The Office'

A Russian version of hit British comedy 'The Office' is due to be made later this year after the BBC negotiated a rights package with one of the country's leading TV stations.BBC Worldwide have sold...

By on 26 July 2008

Gervais Reluctant To Lose Weight

British funnyman RICKY GERVAIS has refused to lose weight because his fuller frame has helped him become a successful comedian. The 47-year-old star admits his figure has changed dramatically since his youth but has assured...

Gervais Leads Search For Missing Puppy

British comedian RICKY GERVAIS is leading the search for a puppy which was stolen in London. The kind-hearted funnyman was outraged when he heard the story of Manon, an eight-month-old whippet, taken from her owner...

Gervais Steals Limelight From Coldplay

Rocker CHRIS MARTIN was recently upstaged by RICKY GERVAIS at his own concert - after the comedian attracted more attention than COLDPLAY themselves. The Yellow hitmakers were recording a live show for the BBC when...

Gervais Sings Tv Theme Tune

British funnyman RICKY GERVAIS has put his vocal abilities to the test - by singing the theme song to new sitcom TOYBOIZE. The 46-year-old has loaned his vocal talents to the online comedy show, about...

Grunberg To Recruit Gervais For Celeb Band?

HEROES actor GREG GRUNBERG has been inundated with offers of work from RICKY GERVAIS - but he is more interested in enrolling the British funnyman in his celebrity band. Grunberg has joined House star Hugh...

Gervais Introduces 'Racist' Version Of The Office On Saturday Night Live

British comedian RICKY GERVAIS shocked audiences this weekend (17May08) when he introduced a 'racist' Japanese version of his TV hit THE OFFICE, during a surprise appearance on Saturday NIGHT LIVE. Funnyman Steve Carell - who...

Steve Carell Holding Gervais' Emmy

RICKY GERVAIS' Emmy Award is being held hostage by his American OFFICE counterpart STEVE CARELL, who accepted the honour on the British actor's behalf last year (07). Carell leaped to the stage to accept the...

Lowe Nearly 'Blinded' By Gervais

WEST WING star ROB LOWE was nearly blinded by RICKY GERVAIS after the British comedian hit him in the eye with a toy gun. The pair star in new movie This Side of The Truth...

Crook Unprepared By Gervais For Pacino Movie

British actor MACKENZIE CROOK was unprepared to work with "intense" movie great AL PACINO, because he had spent so many years under the laid-back direction of his THE OFFICE co-star RICKY GERVAIS. The Pirates of...

Hudson's Crush On Gervais

Actress KATE HUDSON has confessed she is harbouring a secret crush on British funnyman RICKY GERVAIS. The Fool's Gold star, 28, admits she is usually attracted to wit over appearance - and admits The Office...

Tina Fey Joins This Side Of The Truth

TINA FEY, the Bafta-award-winning writer and star of hit TV series 30 ROCK has signed up to appear in RICKY GERVAIS' THIS SIDE OF THE TRUTH.The film, which marks Gervais' feature directing debut, will also...

By on 20 March 2008

Allen's Crush On Gervais

Pop star LILY ALLEN has been hiding a secret crush - on British comedian RICKY GERVAIS. The 22-year-old Smile hitmaker, who recently split from Chemical Brothers star Ed Simons, stunned the audience of her chatshow...

Superbad's Hill For Gervais Film

Jonah Hill has been added to the cast of Ricky Gervais' upcoming comedy This Side of the Truth.Superbad star Hill joins Jennifer Garner and Rob Lowe in the Warner Bros movie, set in a world...

By on 07 February 2008

Brits Julie Christie And Daniel Day-lewis Take Sag Awards

British actors Julie Christie and Daniel Day-Lewis have won the top acting prizes at the Screen Actors' Guild (SAG) awards.While Christie took the best actress gong for her acclaimed portrayal of a woman facing dementia...

Gervais Celebrated Golden Globes Win In Pyjamas

British comedian RICKY GERVAIS was relieved the annual Golden Globes celebrations had been cancelled, because he hates having to dress up for awards shows. The 2008 ceremony was replaced with a low-key press conference on...

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