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Gervais Plans Extras Special

RICKY GERVAIS is working on a one-hour special of his hit TV comedy EXTRAS - despite previously announcing he had no plans to return to the show. The Office funnyman Gervais made two series of...

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"We have a sofa, a telly and a bunch of things but no cupboard to put them in. So we're living in a hotel. We do like coming here. At $2 to the Pound, you...

Jonathan Ross Up For Comedy Award Despite Suspension

Jonathan Ross could be honoured with a British Comedy award even though he will no longer host the ceremony.The 47-year-old stepped down from presenting the December ceremony after he was suspended without pay over the...

By on 14 November 2008

Sesame Street Role For Gervais

British comic RICKY GERVAIS is to appear alongside Big Bird and Elmo on hit U.S. children's TV show Sesame Street. The Office funnyman will join the likes of David Beckham, Jessica Alba and Robert De...

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"America knows the difference between a reality show and (ROBERT) DE NIRO. In England it's: 'You? Success can't happen to a person like you!'" Comedic actor RICKY GERVAIS knows the difference between TV and film...

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"I'm embarrassed by celebrity. It's ridiculous. Ten-year-old kids want to be famous. They don't know for what. Their future is just 'to be famous'." British funnyman RICKY GERVAIS is baffled by the ambitions of celebrity-obsessed...

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"America knows the difference between a reality show and (Robert) DE NIRO. In England it's: 'You? Success can't happen to a person like you!'" Comedic actor RICKY GERVAIS knows the difference between audiences in his...

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"I've ruined about 30 or 40 per cent of all takes." Funnyman RICKY GERVAIS admits he's a director's worst nightmare - because he can't stop giggling on film and TV sets....

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Funnyman RICKY GERVAIS has filmed an episode of indepth and revered U.S. chat show INSIDE THE ACTORS STUDIO. The British star says, "They managed to string it out for four-and-a-half hours and I needed two...

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"There's no point... I mean, who wants to spend time with family? I'm so rich now I can buy as many toasters as I want." RICKY GERVAIS has no plans to exchange vows with longtime...

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"Apparently my agents did get a few calls asking if I'd be interested. As far as I can make out, I'm on the list." Funnyman RICKY GERVAIS insists reports about him hosting the Oscars aren't...

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"I have the palate of a toddler. I can't eat anything that looks as if it might run around the plate. Pizza and pasta... perfect." British comic RICKY GERVAIS is a picky eater....

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"(Women are) ashamed of me. They'd have to be under strong interrogation to admit they like me!" British comic RICKY GERVAIS refutes claims he's a sex symbol....

Gervais To Host U.s. Chat Show?

British comic RICKY GERVAIS has been offered his own U.S. chat show - but will only take the job on his terms. The Ghost Town star insists he will only take on the role if...

Gervais Wants Pacino For Extras

Funnyman RICKY GERVAIS has his sights on a new target for his hit TV show EXTRAS - Hollywood legend AL PACINO. The British comedian has convinced a string of A-list stars - including Kate Winslet,...

Gervais Hints At Extras Return

British funnyman RICKY GERVAIS has hinted he may make more episodes of his hit TV series EXTRAS - because he misses the show so much. The Office star made two series of the popular BBC...

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"I was so respectful when Bowie was in the room; I wanted to help him to his seat like he was the Pope - not that he needs it; he looks better than me." Comedian...

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"I can't even send soup back now. There could be a snail in it and I wouldn't send it back, 'cause I don't want anyone going, 'Ooh, he's getting above himself...'" Comedian RICKY GERVAIS fears...

Gervais Reluctant To Host Oscars Over Lack Of 'Freedom'

Ricky Gervais has admitted he is flattered to be considered as a potential Oscars host but nervous about the restrictions of the role.The Office star has been approached about hosting the 2009 ceremony, though he...

By on 17 October 2008

Gervais Is On Oscars Hitlist

RICKY GERVAIS has confirmed he is slated to present the 2009 Academy Awards - after Oscars bosses denied he had been approached. The Office star was rumoured to be in the frame for the prestigious...

Gervais Splashes Out On Personal Gym

British comedian RICKY GERVAIS has invested in his own home gym - because he hates exercising in public. The chubby funnyman recently purchased an apartment in New York with his partner, writer/producer Jane Fallon. And...

Gervais Plans To Quit Acting

British comedian RICKY GERVAIS plans to quit acting to focus on writing and directing - because he is "not a great" thespian. The funnyman starred in British sitcoms The Office and Extras, and recently landed...

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"I get paid too much. I hate waste." British comic RICKY GERVAIS doesn't think he deserves his salary....

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"I can't stand waiting in lines. I hate people talking inanely about LORD OF THE RINGS. I hate people whistling. I'm not like this because I am famous, I've always been a grumpy b**tard." British...

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"I hate people who are late. I have never been late for anything in my life. I was actually born a week premature, because I wanted to be early for my own birth." British comic...

Pegg Blasts Gervais For Criticising British Films

Funnyman SIMON PEGG has hit out at fellow comedian RICKY GERVAIS for criticising the British film industry. Pegg slammed The Office star, who has had huge success in America with the comedy series, after he...

Peep Show Heading Across Atlantic

David Mitchell and Robert Webb's sitcom Peep Show has attracted the attention of the US, with a trade report claiming a pilot is to be made by Spike TV.The Hollywood Reporter said a pilot had...

By on 30 September 2008

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"(I hate) spiders. Nothing needs that many legs." RICKY GERVAIS....

Oscar Bosses Deny Gervais Role

LATEST: Organisers of the forthcoming 2009 Academy Awards ceremony have denied British comedian RICKY GERVAIS is to present the event - insisting a host has not been chosen. Previous stars to front the show include...

Gervais Tipped To Be 2009 Oscars Host

British comedian RICKY GERVAIS is hotly tipped to host next year's (09) Academy Awards. Gossips claim new Oscars bosses Laurence Mark and Bill Condon were impressed with The Office creator's laugh-raising stint at Sunday's (21Sep08)...

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