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"Americans are bought up to believe they can become the next president of the United States. British people are told, 'It won't happen to you'." RICKY GERVAIS on good old-fashioned British cynicism.

Gervais Prefers Working In The U.s. To U.k.

Funnyman RICKY GERVAIS prefers filming in the U.S. to his native Britain - because Americans are more polite. The Office creator and star - who is currently filming comedy Ghost Town in New York City...

Gervais Pokes Fun At Awards Show

British funnyman RICKY GERVAIS has risked infuriating organisers of one of the world's most prestigious awards ceremonies - by poking fun at the International Emmys and branding it an event for actors "who will never...

Gervais Praises Michael's Sense Of Humour

British funnyman RICKY GERVAIS has praised GEORGE MICHAEL's willingness to poke fun at his recent sex scandals. The Careless Whisper singer makes a cameo in a forthcoming Christmas episode of the comedian's TV programme Extras,...

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British funnyman RICKY GERVAIS has dubbed the upcoming Christmas episode of his hit comedy show EXTRAS a "TV movie" because the programme will run to 80 minutes long.

Piper To Reprise Pullman Role

Billie Piper is to reprise her role as Sally Lockhart as the BBC confirms a second Philip Pullman adaptation as part of its Christmas TV schedule.The Secret Diary of a Call Girl star will appear...

By on 27 November 2007

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"I don't get embarrassed that easily. I get more embarrassed for other people. If I were to wet myself I'd say: 'Look, I've wet myself'. No embarrassment." There isn't much that makes British funnyman RICKY...

Gervais Hits Back At Diana Concert Critics

British funnyman RICKY GERVAIS has hit back at critics who ridiculed his performance at this year's Concert For Diana - dismissing it as just a "bad five minutes". The star took to the stage at...

Gervais: 'I Get Texts From The Princes'

British comedian RICKY GERVAIS receives regular phone texts from PRINCES WILLIAM and HARRY - after they obtained his number at a charity concert for their mother, DIANA, PRINCESS OF WALES. The British royals -...

Gervais Refuses To Give Up 'Nice' Food

British comedian RICKY GERVAIS forces himself to go to the gym - so he doesn't have to give up eating "nice" food. The Office star, 46, takes regular visits to the gym but confesses it...

Gervais Refuses To Work With Allen

British comedian RICKY GERVAIS turned down the chance to work with celebrated director WOODY ALLEN - because he is convinced the filmmaker has lost his ability to produce good movies. The creator of the U.K.'s...

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"It's the first 18 years. It annoys us when we have to get someone to look after the cat!" British funnyman RICKY GERVAIS on why he and girlfriend JANE FALLON refuse to have children.

Gervais Vows To Avoid Celebrity Reality Shows

British funnyman RICKY GERVAIS has vowed never to sign on for a reality TV series - despite his love of such programmes. The comedian's favourite reality show is Britain's I'm a Celebrity... Get Me Out...

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"In all honesty, it's the access to other stars. That's number one - and second would be jumping the queue at the airport!" British funnyman RICKY GERVAIS loves the perks of being famous.

Gervais: 'Spears Should Pull Herself Together'

British comedian RICKY GERVAIS feels sorry for troubled star BRITNEY SPEARS - but has also called for singer to "pull herself together." The creator of the U.K.'s hit TV comedy The Office claims he deliberately...

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"I work out and I want to be healthy but I'm not going to stop drinking beer because there's too many carbs in it. I won't not have an occasional cigar or starve myself in...

Gervais Slams Plastic Surgery

British funnyman RICKY GERVAIS will never undergo plastic surgery - because he is "too scared" to go through with a cosmetic procedure. The Office creator and star - who has credited his chubby frame for...

Gervais: 'Cruise Could Never Play My Roles'

British funnyman RICKY GERVAIS is content with his chubby frame and ordinary looks - because he can take on more roles than TOM CRUISE. The Office creator and star refuses to curb his diet, insisting...

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"I do it so I can live longer - and eat more cheese." British funnyman RICKY GERVAIS reveals the real reason behind his grueling gym sessions.

Gervais: 'Being Overweight Helped My Career'

British funnyman RICKY GERVAIS likes his chubby frame - because it has boosted his career. The Office star, 46, is under no pressure to lose weight, insisting his unpolished appearance has prompted his success. He...

Gervais 'Embarrassed' By Wealth

British comedian RICKY GERVAIS feels "guilty" about his $14 million (GBP7 million) fortune - because he doesn't think he deserves to be wealthy. The 46-year-old creator of hit TV show The Office insists he is...

Gervais' Cancer Scare

British comic RICKY GERVAIS has had two cancer scares in seven years - prompting him to have regular health checks. The Office star was forced to analyse his health after his mother died of lung...

Gervais Feared De Niro Rejection

Funnyman RICKY GERVAIS was so afraid ROBERT DE NIRO would reject his offer to guest star on his comedy show EXTRAS, he almost didn't ask. Gervais was filming fantasy movie Stardust with De Niro when...

The Office Set For U.s. Spin-off

British funnyman RICKY GERVAIS' cult TV comedy THE OFFICE is set for even more success - as a spin-off. TV bosses in America are so pleased with the success of the offbeat U.K. show's reworked...

The Office Scores British Comedy Record

Funnyman RICKY GERVAIS' hit show THE OFFICE has officially been named the most successful British comedy of all time. The programme has won a clutch of honours around the globe, and its U.S. spin-off is...

Carell Claims Gervais Emmy

Funnyman STEVE CARELL has no intention of handing over the Emmy Award he claimed on behalf of pal RICKY GERVAIS - because the Brit wasn't there to accept it. Gervais won his second Emmy earlier...

Spaced Remade For Us

Cult British comedy series Spaced is to be remade for American viewers, according to industry reports.Variety claims the Channel 4 show is to be retooled for US screens by Fox, with Will & Grace writer...

By on 30 October 2007

Danes Hassled Gervais For Extras Role

Actress CLAIRE DANES was devastated when British comedian RICKY GERVAIS turned her down for a role in TV show EXTRAS. The 28-year-old actress was left star-struck after meeting The Office creator on the set of...

Danes Appeared In Stardust For Gervais

Hollywood actress CLAIRE DANES agreed to appear in new movie STARDUST because she was desperate to work with British funnyman RICKY GERVAIS. The Romeo and Juliet star couldn't turn down the opportunity to work alongside...

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"Right now she's probably drunk in a ditch. You don't see MICHELLE PFEIFFER walking round with a can of lager - Ashley would." British funnyman RICKY GERVAIS insists fame has not gone to his EXTRAS...

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Get Your First Look At Jared Leto As The 'Suicide Squad's' Joker

Director David Ayer has shared the first official image of Leto as the DC villain.

Lady Gaga Receive Contemporary Icon Award Songwriters Hall Fame

Lady Gaga will be honoured by the Songwriters Hall of Fame when she receives their Contemporary Icon Award in a ceremony on 19th June.

Earl Sweatshirt - I Don't Like S**t, I Don't Go Outside: An Album by Earl Sweatshirt Album Review

Earl Sweatshirt sounds comfortable and mature on 'I Don't Like S**t, I Don't Go Outside', and his raw style with a high energy sounds at home over...

Johnny Depp Shows Off Acting Talent In Monstrous 'Black Mass' Trailer [Pictures]

For anyone overtaken by Johnny Depp's recent filmography, the trailer for 'Black Mass' can serve as a great reminder that he is a phenomenal actor.

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Bruce Jenner Interview: What We Learned From Former Olympian's Diane Sawyer Special

After months of intrigue and speculation Bruce Jenner’s two hour sit-down with Diane Sawyer aired on ABC Friday night.

Steven Moffat Talks 'Doctor Who' Movie: "There's Money To Be Made But That's Not The Point"

The showrunner has spoken out after leaked Sony emails revealed talk of a ‘Doctor Who’ movie.

Is Tom Cruise Ready To Face The Music In Disney's 'Bob The Musical'?

The ‘Mission: Impossible-Rogue Nation’ star is reportedly being eyed for the long in development project.

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