• Ricky Gervais Show, An Idiot Abroad, Life’s Too Short coming to an end, Gervais says

    Today, Ricky Gervais wrote a piece for The Huffington Post to explain the future of his current television projects, as well as to share some info on some upcoming series. It seems Gervais is ending his HBO series The Ricky Gervais Show as well as his Science channel baby An Idiot Aborad, the Gervais-produced travel show starring Karl Pilkington– not after two more specials. He and collaborator Stephen Merchant are

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    Watch Ricky Gervais coin the phrase ‘big wobbly spunk bomb’ on the Daily Show

    Last night, Ricky Gervais visited the Daily Show with Jon Stewart to promote his new HBO series, Life’s Too Short, which premieres this Sunday at 10:30 pm ET. The faux-documentary series centers around British actor Warwick Davis (pronounced ‘Warrick), a dwarf known for his appearances in movies like Return of the Jedi (where he played one of the main Ewoks) and more recently, the Harry Potter films. But who needs

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    Watch Johnny Depp confront Ricky Gervais about Golden Globes insults

    In the latest promo for Ricky Gervais’ new HBO show Life’s Too Short, the show’s star, Warwick Davis, drops by Ricky’s office with Hollywood megastar Johnny Depp— who has far from forgotten the joke at his expense during Gervais’ Golden Globes hosting gig earlier this year. Depp bullies him around and gives him a piece of wisdom to carry around with him for the rest of his days. The promo

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    Ricky Gervais says Steve Carell cameo on “Life’s Too Short” was excruciating (Video)

    Ricky Gervias’ new series for HBO, Life’s Too Short — you may have heard a few musings about it already — stars Warwick Davis (Willow, Leprechaun) playing a semi-fictionalized version of himself with Gervais and frequent collaborator Stephen Merchant making cameos. While Gervais has described the show as being about “the life of a showbiz dwarf,” in these pair of just-posted promos we learn a little more– like that Steve

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    It’s official: Ricky Gervais is back on Twitter

    Since late yesterday, Ricky Gervais (or @RickyGervais, if you will) has been Tweeting non-stop. Before that time, the hugely famous comic was silent– since Jan. 9, 2010 when he signed off with, “I am sorry, but I am going to stop these tweets because I don’t see the point. Please follow my blog at rickygervais.com.” Yesterday, he re-started with this: “Hello, Anybody there?” And since that time, although the Tweets

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    Watch a preview from Ricky Gervais’ new show “Life’s Too Short”

    Since June, when HBO announced it had picked up Ricky Gervais’ new show Life’s Too Short, we’ve been eagerly anticipating its premiere. In the meantime Gervais has teased us with a few updates on his blog and some video sneak peeks on the series. The show, produced by Gervais and writing partner Stephen Merchant, follows actor Warwick Davis — he stands three feet, six inches — on his quest to

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    Sandra Bullock to appear on Ricky Gervais’ new show, despite Golden Globe jokes

    Oscar winner Sandra Bullock has signed on to appear in Ricky Gervais’ new HBO comedy series. Life’s Too Short a mockumentary following dwarf actor Warwick Davis as he runs a talent agency for little people will feature Bullock, who was the subject of a series of Gervais’ jokes when he controversially hosted the Golden Globe awards this past year. “It just goes to show the sort of pull Ricky Gervais

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    Watch Ricky Gervais’ trailer for his new HBO show, “Life’s Too Short”

    I’m pretty sure BAMF is synonymous with Ricky Gervais. He holds nothing back, he’s responsible for some of the best comedies in recent memory, and he has the best laugh in the world. So, Ricky Gervais fans, rejoice! HBO confirmed that they’ll air the comic’s new series, Life’s Too Short, created with Gervais’ ever-present collaborator, Stephen Merchant. The show is a mockumentary blend between The Office and Extras about little-person

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    Ricky Gervais teams up with Sesame Street's Elmo and Warwick Davis in this hilarious video

    Get ready for a video from fan-dork heaven. It’s Ricky Gervais, Sesame Street’s Elmo and Warwick Davis (Star Wars, The Harry Potter movies, Willow, and (my personal favorite) Leprechaun 4: In Space). Davis and Gervais are busy right now filming their new BBC series Life’s Too Short— about the life of a dwarf (Davis). So then, where does Elmo come in? Don’t waste time speculating. Just enjoy this wonderfully hilarious

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