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The Muppets' Miss Piggy, Kermit, Congratulate Kate Middleton, Prince William

The Muppets have congratulated Kate Middleton and Prince William on the birth of the royal baby. Miss Piggy and Kermit The Frog star in a video that hit the web on Tuesday (July 23, 2013),...

Stars React As U.s. Abortion Bill Fails To Pass

Elizabeth Banks, Jamie Bell, Ricky Gervais and Mark Ruffalo are celebrating after a Texas politician helped to successfully derail a controversial abortion bill on Tuesday (25Jun13).Senator Wendy Davis spoke for 10 hours and 45 minutes...

Netflix To Launch In Netherlands: Its 41st Country!

Netflix is to launch in the Netherlands in late 2013. The streaming giant is currently available in 40 countries worldwide and provides a range of film and television shows on demand. It is the biggest...

'Comedians In Cars Getting Coffee' Season 2 Premieres Today

There’s no hidden premise, no hidden meaning. Jerry Seinfeld’s latest project comprises him, a fellow comedian, a car and some coffee. The cars are beautiful things – all vintage and expensive looking – and the...

Let's Give Ricky Gervais A Shot At The Oscars - What’S The Worst That Could Happen?

We won’t beat around the bush, Ricky Gervais’ Golden Globes performance predicates any talk of the British comedian hosting anything that involves lots of celebrities in one room. But given the recent statements from The...

Ricky Gervais: 'I Am Not Hosting The Oscars'

British comedian Ricky Gervais is adamant he has not been approached to host the next Oscars ceremony and would "almost certainly say no" if he was offered the job.The Office star, who has hosted the...

Ricky Gervais: 'I'd Host The Oscars If There Were No Strings Attached'

British funnyman Ricky Gervais has thrown his name into the hat for the next Oscars hosting gig, as long as producers let him present the show his way.The comedian, who was savaged by critics for...

The Office U.k Versus The Office U.s – Which One Wins?

The U.S Office closes its doors after nine seasons tonight, with the season finale expected to attract millions of viewers. As it’s officially ‘season finale season’, we thought this would be a good time to...

Saying Goodbye To 'The Office' – Top 5 Moments

Tonight sees the finale episode of The Office hit NBC. It’s a sad day for sure, but after eight hilarious years of workplace jokes, it’s time to celebrate the life of this great show. What...

Ricky Gervais Rarely Watched 'The Office' Us

Ricky Gervais isn't emotionally attached to the American version of 'The Office'.The 51-year-old British comedian - who created the original BBC series - admits he has only watched the NBC version, starring Steve Carell, a...

'The Office' Closes Its Doors After Nine Hilarious Seasons

Never has a U.K import been so popular. The U.S Office is finally shutting down after nine seasons of awkward silences, work-place japes and, of course, paperwork.A remake of David Brent’s original British comedy, which...

Ricky Gervais Gets Creamed On U.k. Tv Show

British comedian Ricky Gervais indulged in a spot of slapstick comedy on U.K. Tv on Monday night (13May13) when he became embroiled in a playful food fight with the programme's host.The Office star appeared on...

David Brent Turns Teacher In New Youtube Series

Ricky Gervais' repugnant comedy creation David Brent is heading online to teach YouTube.com users how to play the guitar.The cringeworthy antics of paper company manager Brent catapulted Gervais to international fame when his hit comedy...

Steve Carell To Return For 'The Office' Finale

Guessing games with little information to go on are basically pointless. But now there’s something to go on: Steve Carell WILL be returning to The Office for the show’s finale.Executive producer Greg Daniel gave the...

Ricky Gervais Makes Charity Offer If Fans Ignore Him

Funnyman Ricky Gervais has offered to donate $16,000 (£10,000) to charity if his fans ignore him on Twitter.com.The Office creator is a regular user of the microblogging website and on Monday (06May13) he told his...

Ricky Gervais Is A Huge Fan Of Justin Timberlake

Ricky Gervais wants to work with Justin Timberlake.The funnyman actor bonded with the 'Mirrors' hitmaker at the prestigious Time 100 Gala in New York recently after teasing him for being ''too perfect and handsome'', which...

Did Ricky Gervais Just Hit The Nail On The Head Re: Justin Bieber?

Justin Bieber has been under fire for the past 24 hours after suggesting World War II diarist Anne Frank - a girl who died at the hands of the Nazis after hiding from them for...

Ricky Gervais: 'Justin Bieber Is Not Evil'

British funnyman Ricky Gervais has backtracked over his criticism of Justin Bieber's Anne Frank blunder, insisting the teenage star is not "nasty" or "evil".The Office actor openly mocked the Baby singer after he hit headlines...

History Lesson: Justin Bieber Claims Anne Frank 'Would Have Been A Belieber'

It's mockery all round for Justin Bieber, after the pop star made inappropriate comments following his visit to the Anne Frank House in Amsterdam. The teenage superstar, who has seemingly created controversy on every stop...

Ricky Gervais Saves Man From Suicide

A Ricky Gervais fan gave up a suicide bid after watching the funnyman's Tv show The Office.Jody Parrish had written a note and was moments away from taking his own life last week (ends07Apr13) when...

Ricky Gervais' 'Tailor-made' Muppets 2 Role

Ricky Gervais' role in 'The Muppets... Again!' was ''tailor-made'' for him.The actor is set to star in the highly anticipated sequel to 2011's 'The Muppets' - taking over the lead role from Jason Segal -...

David Brent Returns, 10 Years After Wernham Hogg – For Better Or For Worse?

Ricky Gervais has come a long way since the British comedy smash that was The Office. He made the similarly brilliant Extras, and then went on to break podcasting records with his comedy cohorts Stephen...

Brent's Back: Red Nose Day Delight As Ricky Gervais' Character Returns To Screens

"What's happened in the last 10 years? What hasn't happened in the last 10 years?" David Brent asks in his triumphant return. To describe Brent as a beloved character of British comedy is something of...

Pamela Anderson Campaigns Against Foie Gras

Pamela Anderson has urged Fortnum & Mason to stop selling foie gras.The former 'Baywatch' babe - who was first voted off the current series of UK celebrity skating contest 'Dancing On Ice' - is ''stunned''...

Steve Carell's Gervais Honour

Steve Carell thinks being teased by Ricky Gervais is a ''badge of honour''.The 'Incredible Burt Wonderstone' actor got to know the British funnyman after he took on the lead role in the US version of...

Freelove Freeway: Gervais's David Brent Picks Up The Acoustic Guitar, Again

Ten years after David Brent left The Office's Christmas party, the excruciating former boss of Wernham Hogg is back and doing what he does best, sort of. That's rep-ping and playing the acoustic guitar. Ricky...

David Brent's Back! Ricky Gervais Confirms The Office UK Will Be Returning

Good news for fans of Ricky Gervais and, still, arguably his most famous character David Brent – the British comic is going to be bringing him back!Don’t get too excited, this isn’t looking like a...

Brent's Back! Ricky Gervais Is David Brent For Comic Relief

Ricky Gervais is reprising his role as David Brent for Comic Relief.'The Office' comedian will return to TV screens as the hapless manager of Slough paper merchants Wernham Hogg for a special one-off Red Nose...

Ricky Gervais Resurrecting The Office Boss For Charity Drive

Funnyman Ricky Gervais is bringing his most famous character out of retirement for a one-off Tv appearance to raise money for charity.The Brit will don his suit and goatee beard to play David Brent from...

Stars Mourn The Loss Of Richard Briers

Ricky Gervais and Stephen Fry are among the stars who have voiced their sadness following the death of veteran British actor Richard Briers.The Good Life actor passed away at his home in London on Sunday...

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