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Ricky Gervais Left Strange Impression On Annie Lennox With Urination Story

The Office star reveals the Eurythmics' hit Right By Your Side will always remind him of a disastrous early date with his longtime partner, Jane Fallon, because he belted out the tune while...

Leonardo Dicaprio And Ricky Gervais Honoured For Animal Welfare Work

The stars have been named among the recipients of the 2015 Genesis Award, a prize which is handed out annually to celebrities who raise awareness of animal welfare issues, along with director Kathryn...

Ricky Gervais Honoured For Humanitarian Work

Ricky Gervais and Leonardo DiCaprio have been given awards for their humanitarian work.The 'Office' star was honoured with the Genesis Award for Social Media by The Humane Society of the United States in aid of...

Ricky Gervais Leads Tributes To Late Sam Simon

Ricky Gervais has led tributes to the late 'Simpsons' co-creator Sam Simon.Sam, who was diagnosed with colon cancer in 2012, passed away aged 59 on Sunday (08.03.15) at his home in Los Angeles.Writing on Twitter,...

Stars Campaign To Save Russian Bears

John Hurt, Lena Headey and Ricky Gervais are among the stars backing a campaign to save two bears from captivity at a restaurant in Russia.Members of World Animal Protection have launched a drive to release...

Ricky Gervais Calls On Xi Jinping To Ban China's Ivory Trade

Funnyman Ricky Gervais, nature Tv broadcaster Sir David Attenborough, and actress Joanna Lumley have called on China's President Xi Jinping to ban the country's trade in ivory.They have signed an open letter asking the leader...

Eric Bana Joins King Arthur

Eric Bana has joined the cast of 'Knights Of The Round Table: King Arthur'.The 'Deliver Us From Evil' actor will play Uther, the father of Charlie Hunnam's Arthur, in Guy Ritchie's forthcoming movie, Variety reports.According...

Pink Poses Nude For Peta On 90-Foot Billboard

Pink will appear nude on a 90-foot Billboard in Times Square for PETA US. The 'Family Portrait' hitmaker has stripped off in a new shoot for the animal welfare organisation's 'Rather Go Naked Than Wear...

Rob Lowe Heading To Slough For British Tv Comedy

Hollywood actor Rob Lowe is following Ricky Gervais to the small British town of Slough for a new U.K. comedy based around the same location as hit sitcom The Office.Gervais' popular U.K. Tv show was...

Ricky Gervais Apologises To Quvenzhane Wallis

Ricky Gervais has apologised for mispronouncing Quvenzhane Wallis' name at the Golden Globe awards.The 'Extras' star called the 'Annie' actress 'Quaven Johhny' as he read out the nominees for Best Actress in a Motion Picture,...

Owen Wilson Felt Comfortable With Funny Co-stars On 'Night At The Museum 3'

It's probably true when it comes to most family comedies that being involved is less stressful than a more serious drama, but Owen Wilson feels that doesn't ring more true than on the set of...

Ricky Gervais Dodges Donkey Droppings On Live Tv

Funnyman Ricky Gervais was left squirming on live British Tv on Friday (19Dec14) when a donkey soiled itself as he petted it in the studio.Producers of chat show This Morning brought the beast, called Charlie,...

Ben Stiller And Ricky Gervais Recall Robin Williams' Final Scenes

Night At The Museum stars Ben Stiller and Ricky Gervais have paid tribute to tragic funnyman Robin Williams after working with him in his final onscreen appearance.The trio teamed up to shoot the last movie...

Ricky Gervais Ends Award-nominated Derek

Funnyman Ricky Gervais has confirmed his hit show Derek has ended, just days after the poignant comedy was nominated for a Golden Globe.The sitcom, centring on the lives of staff at an old folks' care...

Ben Stiller Owns Magical Tablet

Ben Stiller has a magical golden tablet in his house.The 49-year-old actor was gifted the Tablet of Ahkmenrah when filming wrapped on 'Night at the Museum: Secret of the Tomb', in which the fictional Egyptian...

Ben Stiller: I'm Lucky To Have Known Robin Williams

Ben Stiller feels ''lucky'' to have got to spend time with the late Robin Williams while making the 'Night At The Museum' films.The 49-year-old actor stars alongside Williams in the latest instalment in the trilogy,...

Ricky Gervais Wants Globes Again

Ricky Gervais wants to host the Golden Globe awards again.The 'Extras' star sparked controversy during his three stints hosting the star-studded ceremony between 2010 and 2012 because of his risque gags but looking back, he...

Martin Freeman's Bilbo Baggins Meets Tim Canterbury In Snl's 'The Office: Middle Earth'

Martin Freeman's acting career has been just as much an unpredictable a journey as his character Bilbo Baggins' Middle Earth quest in 'The Hobbit' series, but can you imagine his two most iconic roles joining...

Eric Bana Returning To Comedy Roots With Ricky Gervais Movie

Australian actor Eric Bana is returning to his comedy roots to star in a new satire directed by Ricky Gervais.The Hulk star will portray an arrogant New York radio journalist who decides to fake front...

Robert De Niro Dedicates Award To Robin Williams

Robert De Niro dedicated his Entertainment Icon award to Robin Williams on Tuesday (07.10.14).The 'Raging Bull' actor was honoured by the Friars Club at the members society's annual gala at the Waldorf Astoria hotel in...

Hugh Jackman Embraces New Charity Phenomenon

Hugh Jackman and Ricky Gervais have grabbed their private parts in pictures for a cheeky new charity campaign to tackle testicular cancer.The new social media drive, titled the Crotch Grab Challenge, is in support of...

Paul Mccartney Raps For Meat-free Mondays

Sir Paul McCartney has recorded a rap song to encourage people to go vegetarian. The Beatles frontman enlisted the help of his famous friends, Joanna Lumley, Twiggy, Sharleen Spiteri and Woody Harrelson to shoot a...

Robin Williams And Ben Stiller Re-unite For More Magical Mayhem In 'Night At The Museum: Secret Of The Tomb' [Trailer + Pictures]

Another treat is in store for movie fans this Christmas as the family favourite Night At The Museum returns for a third and final instalment. Entitled Secret of the Tomb, it follows on from 2009's...

Ricky Gervais Says New David Brent Film Is A 'Parable' About Fame

Ricky Gervais says 'Life On The Road' is a ''parable'' about fame.The 53-year-old comedian - who is set to reprise his role as the delusional David Brent in 'The Office' spin-off movie - has revealed...

Ricky Gervais Fights Back After Joking About Nude Photo Hacking Scandal

Controversial British comedian Ricky Gervais found himself under attack on Monday (01Sep14) after cracking a joke about the headline-grabbing celebrity nude photo leak on Twitter.com.The privacy of actresses including Jennifer Lawrence and Mary Elizabeth Winstead...

David Brent Movie Is Almost A Musical, Says Ricky Gervais

Ricky Gervais says the new David Brent movie is ''almost a musical''.The comedian has given fans of the TV character a preview of what they can expect from the much-hyped film, revealing that it'll take...

Despite Emmy Snub, The Future Is Bright For Netflix (Starting With Gervais Ad)

Netflix probably didn't have any deserved winners of major Emmy awards on Monday night (August 25, 2014). 'House of Cards' - which is fast becoming pure, unadulterated fun more than anything else - was never...

Ricky Gervais: Robin Williams Was A Lovely Man

Ricky Gervais has paid tribute to the late Robin Williams, describing the comic as ''one of the loveliest men'' he's ever met.The 53-year-old star was saddened by the news of Robin's suicide on Monday (11.08.14)...

Ricky Gervais Recalls Failed Music Career To Write Life On The Road

Ricky Gervais is using his own failed music career to inspire his latest film 'Life on the Road'.The much-anticipated flick will follow the musical exploits of David Brent - the focal point of Gervais' most...

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