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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...

Ricky Gervais Backs Elephants March

British comedian Ricky Gervais is supporting a worldwide demonstration to save endangered species from extinction.The Global March for Elephants and Rhinos is due to take place on 4 October (14) to publicise calls for an...

Ricky Gervais Scores Bbc Films Deal For David Brent Mockumentary

British comedian Ricky Gervais will revisit his famous The Office character David Brent for a new film spoof.The funnyman, the star and co-creator of the original The Office Tv series, reprised his role as the...

The David Brent Movie - Life On The Road - Is Set To Go Into Production In 2015

Ricky Gervais is taking his most famous comedy creation to the big screen. David Brent: The Movie, or Life on the Road as it’s actually called, will is currently being developed with BBC Films and...

Ricky Gervais Has No Plans To Get Married

Ricky Gervais insists there's ''no point'' in getting married.The 53-year-old comedian has been with his girlfriend Jane Fallon for more than 30 years but they have no intention of tying the knot because they don't...

Steve Carell To Produce Brooklyn Family Robinson

Steve Carell is to produce and appear in new Disney film 'Brooklyn Family Robinson'.The comedian, who is best known for his starring roles in 'Anchorman: The Legend of Ron Burgundy' and comedy series 'The Office',...

Ricky Gervais Fronts Animal Trade Campaign

Funnyman Ricky Gervais is fronting a campaign to stop the illegal trade of wildlife products in his native U.K.The Office creator is urging the British public to hand over souvenirs made from fur, ivory and...

Ricky Gervais Joins Campaign To End Animal Lab Secrecy

Funnyman Ricky Gervais has thrown his weight behind a campaign to end the secrecy surrounding animal testing laboratories in the U.K.Members of pressure group the National Anti-Vivisection Society (Navs) are calling for an end to...

Ricky Gervais: 'I Feel Sorry For Justin Bieber'

British funnyman Ricky Gervais has expressed his sympathy for Justin Bieber in the aftermath of his racism scandal, insisting the troubled pop star is a victim of childhood stardom.Bieber, 20, who shot to fame as...

Ricky Gervais Backing British Care Home Crusade

Funnyman Ricky Gervais is supporting a new campaign to protect elderly and vulnerable patients in Britain's care homes.The Office creator was inspired to pen his comedy Derek, which focuses on a helper in a nursing...

Stars Pay Tribute To Tragic Teenager

Simon Pegg, Ricky Gervais and Barry Manilow have joined British Prime Minister David Cameron in mourning the death of a brave teenager who lost a battle with cancer after raising millions for charity.Brit Stephen Sutton,...

Ricky Gervais Documents Drunken Night With Russell Crowe

Russell Crowe and comedian Ricky Gervais gave their Twitter.com followers a play-by-play rundown of their booze-fuelled night out together on Sunday (11May14).The actors were visiting Newcastle, England and decided to make the most of their...

Ricky Gervais Fans Think His Twitter Is Fake

Ricky Gervais says his fans think his Twitter account is fake.'The Office' star claims the majority of his 6 million followers don't believe he posts his own tweets, and admits he will often trick ''naysayers''...

Ricky Gervais Glad Piers Morgan's Gun Row Overshadowed Golden Globes Gags

Ricky Gervais was delighted when British journalist Piers Morgan caused a storm over gun control laws in the U.S. because it took attention away from his Golden Globes controversy.The Office creator risked outraging American Tv...

Ricky Gervais's 'Derek' Divides Critics (Again) After Season 2 Premiere

Ricky Gervais reintroduced care worker Derek Noakes on Wednesday night (April 23) for a second season of his latest comedy. The show was heavily criticised during season one, with some indignation focusing on Gervais' apparent...

Ricky Gervais Considering Uncharted Territory: A Third Series Of 'Derek'

Ricky Gervais isn’t a third series kind of guy. ‘The Office’ wrapped up in two seasons followed by a 2-part Christmas special. ‘Extras’ was much the same. ‘Derek’, though, Gervais’ less critically acclaimed but equally...

Ricky Gervais On David Brent Comeback, And How 'Derek' Is Different

Ricky Gervais is not only currently gearing up for the return of his lovable retirement home worker in sitcom Derek, but is also looking forward to bringing back his legendary character, David Brent, from The...

Ricky Gervais Is "Hooked" On David Brent Again - Former Paper Merchant To Return

A return for David Brent has been mooted ever since the character was wheeled out for this Comic Relief song. Now, Brent’s creator, Ricky Gervais, says he’s “hooked” on the comedy hit once more, and...

Netflix Want David Brent And The Office Back On Tv - Should Ricky Gervais Do It?

The Office was one of The BBC’s greatest critical successes, thrusting the show’s creator, Ricky Gervias, onto worldwide notoriety. David Brent’s mannerisms and sound-bytes have reached icon status.Are we going to be more than learning...

Ricky Gervais Posed For Photo At Urinal

Ricky Gervais was once left stunned when an over-zealous fan snapped a 'selfie'-style photograph of the funnyman as he stood at a urinal in a restroom.The Office creator went for a toilet break while attending...

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