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Ricky Gervais Newswire

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  1. George Michael funeral tribute memorial bench Hampstead Heath sex spotRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | Daily Star

    ... in a bar." Tony thought of the seat tribute after recalling how George poked fun at himself in a sketch for Ricky Gervais's telly show Extras. In the hilarious skit he sits on a bench on the heath before darting off to meet someone in the bushes. ...

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  2. Horrible, funny bossesRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | Boston.com

    ... regulation, slave labor, and an indoor boat. Wonderful." "The Office": David Brent , brilliantly played by Ricky Gervais, was the middle manager of a paper factory in the British original, later remade in America with Steve Carell. Brent specialized ...

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  3. Steve Carell trolls a The Officea fans awaiting revival seriesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 19 | NME

    Steve Carell trolled fans of The Office last night by "announcing" that the hit US sitcom was coming back. Carell starred in the NBC comedy based on Ricky Gervais and Stephen Merchant's British original from 2005-2011, then returned during the final series two years later.

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  4. Patrick Stewart Is Taking On His Crappiest Role YetRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 19 | Switched

    Stewart has not commented on the role, which some fans may see as a radical departure from his more serious parts, like William Shakespeare's Macbeth and Captain Jean-Luc Picard in " Star Trek ." But Stewart also has a wealth of comedy experience, having narrated " Ted " and its sequel, voiced various " Family Guy " characters and spoofed himself in Ricky Gervais' " Extras ."

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  5. Steve Carell Just Majorly Trolled The Office Fans on TwitterRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 18 | Time

    ... in The Big Short . While Carell and The Office may not be returning, the British version is kind of. Ricky Gervais, who created and starred in the original UK Office , is resurrecting David Brent, the character Michael Scott is based on, for the ...

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  6. Ricky Gervais Returns as David Brent in New 'Life on the Road' TrailerRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 17 | Collider

    Have you ever had a shitty boss and wondered what they got up to in the years since you last saw them? Well, now you can have that vicarious experience thanks to David Brent: Life on the Road , Ricky Gervais ' The Office follow-up film, which picks up with the former Wernham-Hogg manager 12 years later. The self-described "Friend first, boss second.

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  7. Netflix's 'David Brent: Life on the Road' Trailer Will Make You ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 17 | /film

    ... up to since then? A new Netflix movie promises to answer that question. Written by, directed by, and starring Ricky Gervais , David Brent: Life on the Road reveals the former Wernham-Hogg manager is now a traveling salesman for a cleaning products ...

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  8. Items: Trump's Super Q&A, New Bosch Boss, PLL Star's Crimes and MoreRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 17 | TVLine

    ... David Brent: Life on the Road , which finds a documentary crew catching up with the UK Office boss played by Ricky Gervais twelve years later. The film premieres Friday, Feb. 10 on the streaming service. Comments are monitored, so don't go off ...

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  9. Watch The Office's David Brent Make Us More Uncomfortable Than Ever In New Netflix TrailerRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 17 | Cinema Blend News

    With so many revivals and reboots on the small screen right now, there are equally as many excellent characters for TV audiences to reconnect with. And then there's that chubby and awkward little shit David Brent , Ricky Gervais' hilariously cringe-worthy former boss from The Office , who is bumbling his way back in front of our eyes for Netflix's upcoming feature that's aptly titled David Brent: Life on the Road .

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  10. Ricky Gervais in New David Brent: Life on the Road TrailerRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 17 | ComingSoon.net

    Ricky Gervais is back as Netflix unveils the trailer for their "The Office" sequel film David Brent: Life on the Road , which premieres on February 10 worldwide on the streaming service, excluding the U.K., Ireland, Australia and New Zealand. Check out the hilarious trailer below! Directed, written and produced by award-winning, comedic genius Gervais, David Brent: Life on the Road sees a documentary crew catching up with the idiosyncratic David Brent from the BBC2's mockumentary The Office .

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  11. Ryan Gosling on those James Bond rumours and why he's a huge fan of The OfficeRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 17 | Radio Times

    ... develops a Slough lilt he doesn't stand much chance of landing the part. Why? Because he's watched so much of Ricky Gervais's "genius" series The Office that his British accent sounds more David Brent than Daniel Craig. Still, at least Gosling has ...

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  12. Friday The 13th: The Best Twitter TributesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 13 | ContactMusic.com

    ... the 13th. That's superstitious nonsense. Also, Jesus protects you from that sort of thing. British comedian Ricky Gervais has always been strongly against anything that isn't science; be it religion or superstition. He's a complete atheist which ...

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  13. Martin Freeman: "There are a few moments in this Sherlock series that I couldn't believe"Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 9 | Radio Times

    ... and, according to Freeman, unlikely sex symbols a perk he first began to enjoy while playing Tim Canterbury in Ricky Gervais's sitcom The Office. "I think a lot of people fancied that character [Tim Canterbury] because they kind of wanted to look ...

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  14. Jimmy Fallon flounders as Golden Globes jokes and impressions fall flatRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jan 8 | The New Zealand Herald

    This image released by NBC shows host Jimmy Fallon at the 74th Annual Golden Globe Awards held at the Beverly Hilton Hotel. Photo / Paul Drinkwater/NBC via AP Golden Globes host Jimmy Fallon was always going to have his work cut out for him, coming a year after headline-grabbing host Ricky Gervais and, before that, Tina Fey and Amy Poehler.

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  15. Fallon flounders as Golden Globes hostRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jan 8 | NEWS.com.au

    Jimmy Fallon's hosting gig at the 74th Golden Globes has a rocky start due to technical difficulties. CREDIT: FOX8 GOLDEN Globes host Jimmy Fallon was always going to have his work cut out for him, coming a year after headline-grabbing host Ricky Gervais and, before that, Tina Fey and Amy Poehler.

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  16. Mel Gibson admits he was furious at Golden Globes host Ricky Gervais for roasting himRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jan 7 | Daily Mail

    'I wanted to strangle him!' Mel Gibson admits he was furious at Golden Globes host Ricky Gervais after the comedian mercilessly roasted him When the controversial British comedian hosted the Golden Globes in 2010, he took aim at the Australian actor's DUI arrest in 2006, during which the Braveheart director made anti-Semitic slurs. Then in 2016, the pair shared the stage and traded barbs, with Mel visibly annoyed, which Mel telling the Sydney Morning Herald on Sunday: 'I remember after the last experience with Ricky, I wanted to strangle him'.

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  17. David Bowie interview collection shows man behind legendRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 4 | Korea Herald

    ... and giving interviews after a heart attack onstage in 2004, although he did do a gag interview in 2006 for Ricky Gervais' show "Extras," the last entry in this book. But he didn't stop recording and releasing albums. The last, "Blackstar," came two ...

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  18. David Bowie interview collection shows the man behind the legendRead the original story

    Saturday Dec 31 | Post-Bulletin

    ... and giving interviews after a heart attack onstage in 2004, although he did do a gag interview in 2006 for Ricky Gervais' show "Extras," the last entry in this book. But he didn't stop recording and releasing albums. The last, "Blackstar," came two ...

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  19. Every Original Movie & TV Show Hitting Netflix in 2017Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 28 | Thrillist

    ... a cooking show and more a dark comedy about a SoCal family trying not David Brent: Life on the Road Remember Ricky Gervais' version of Michael Scott? The OG of awkwardness? The don of dad jokes? That man is now a traveling rock superstar -- kind of. ...

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  20. David Bowie interview collection shows the man behind the legendRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 28 | Myrtle Beach Online

    ... and giving interviews after a heart attack onstage in 2004, although he did do a gag interview in 2006 for Ricky Gervais' show "Extras," the last entry in this book. But he didn't stop recording and releasing albums. The last, "Blackstar," came two ...

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