• Jerry Seinfeld clarifies PC culture comments on Ricky Gervais Sirius XM show (Video)

    Jerry Seinfeld sounded off on PC culture during Ricky Gervais’s SiriusXM show Ricky Gervais Is Deadly Sirius, and not in the way you might expect. For years, it’s been rumored that Seinfeld refuses to do college shows because he’s disgusted with the restrictions put on comedy acts by liberal institutions. But on Gervais’s show, he set the record straight. When Gervais brings up the topic, the Long Island native begs, “Please

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    Ricky Gervais on Tonight Show with Jimmy Fallon is a perfect comedy moment (VIDEO)

    There are few regular late night guests funnier and more consistent during appearances — Bill Burr on Conan or Marc Maron on just about anything both come to mind – than Ricky Gervais. And the veteran comedian, writer and actor’s time on last night on The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon was no exception, especially during Fallon’s game Random People, Random Questions, in which regular folks out on the streets of

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    Ricky Gervais … er, David Brent, is finally a rock star. Sort of. (Laughspin interview)

    Ricky Gervais has accomplished pretty much everything a young comedian dreams of accomplishing the day they decide to dedicate their lives to making people laugh. He created The Office, a cult comedy hit that premiered in 2001 in the UK and has since become a worldwide phenomenon and a matter of reference for even the most marginally deep conversation about the history and importance of comedy. His television career still

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    Ricky Gervais vs Rebecca Francis: Comedian calls out hunter for posing next to giraffe she killed

    Comedian Ricky Gervais is hilarious on television, in films and on stage. But when it comes to social media, he has found a greater use for online tools like Facebook and Twitter: to bring awareness to the mistreatment of wild animals. On April 13, the Derek creator and star star re-tweeted a pic of a Utah based game hunter, Rebecca Francis, lying next to a giraffe she killed on a hunting

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    Netflix lands Ricky Gervais satire starring Eric Bana, reaffirming commitment to comedy

    Netflix landed the rights to Ricky Gervais’ comedy flick Special Correspondents. Gervais wrote the script and will direct the film starring Erica Bana as a struggling New York-based radio journalist. In classic War of the Worlds fashion, he fakes front-line war reports from his Manhattan hideout in an attempt to save his job. The movie is due out some time in 2016. Netflix has shown a growing commitment to comedies, recently snagging Tina

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    Ricky Gervais’ Netflix show ‘Derek’ signs off with an hour special. Watch the trailer now!

    Derek Noakes is returning to Netflix one last time for a one-hour heartfelt Derek special. Ricky Gervais reprises his British retirement home caretaker one last time in the United States on April 3. It already aired in the U.K. in December. Derek captivated American audiences after its original British runs on Channel 4. Gervais even earned an Emmy and Golden Globe nomination for the show’s first season. The special arrives

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    Ricky Gervais, British Airways join for Thanksgiving message (Video)

    Ricky Gervais has dominated the comedy worlds of England and the United States. Now the Derek creator and star will dominate the Atlantic Ocean in a new set of videos with British Airways. From Nov. 22-27, all British Airways flights between the United States and Britain will feature a special in-flight Thanksgiving message from Gervais. British Airways will also treat their patrons to turkey dinners and a special Thanksgiving episode of

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    Night at the Museum: Secret of the Tomb trailer features Robin Williams, Ben Stiller, Ricky Gervais (Video)

    When we lost Robin Williams to suicide earlier this year, Robin Williams thankfully left a handful of not-yet-released projects for our enjoyment even after his death. Night at the Museum: Secret of the Tomb, wherein he reprises his role as President Theodore Roosevelt, is one of those projects. Secret of the Tomb, the third in the Night at the Museum franchise, hits theaters Dec. 19, but Twentieth Century Fox just

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    Ricky Gervais, Eric Bana join for Special Correspondents

    Ricky Gervais must think Eric Bana is pretty funny. The two actors will star in Special Correspondents — a remake of a French film –which Gervais will direct next spring. Bana plays a struggling New York radio journalist whose career is on the rocks. In a move of desperation, he fakes front line war reports while he is actually in the comforts of Manhattan. No word yet on Ricky Gervais’ role

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    Ricky Gervais releases David Brent demo song ‘Slough’ and it’s excellent (Audio)

    It’s been more than 10 years since BBC2 aired the last original episode of The Office. But Ricky Gervais’ character of David Brent, the bumbling manager of the Wernham Hogg paper company has lived on. Fans of the original Gervais series know that Brent was also a wannabe musician. And we’ve been reminded of that somewhat recently by a series of online guitar lessons given by Brent, himself– not to

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    Night at the Museum: Secret of the Tomb trailer released

    Since the first Night at the Museum movie hit theaters in 2006, the franchise has made nearly $1 billion at the box office worldwide; that, of course includes the 2009 installment Night at the Museum: Battle of the Smithsonian. So it’s no surprise the third movie — Secret of the Tomb — is almost upon us. And judging by the just released first trailer, writers Robert Ben Garant and Thomas

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    Ricky Gervais on Louis C.K.: I discovered that big, sweaty slob (Video)

    There might be some beef at this year’s Emmys ceremony between comedy stars Ricky Gervais and Louis C.K. The two men are both nominated for Outstanding Lead Actor in a Comedy Series, both for their titular characters in Derek and Louie, respectively. Gervais appeared on Late Night with Seth Meyers Wednesday night and made quite the statement. When Meyers asked the former Office star if C.K. ever thanked him for roles

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    Ricky Gervais, Russell Crowe Drunk Live Tweets Hilarious! ‘Derek’ And ‘Noah’ Stars Share Bar Adventures With Fans (PHOTOS)

    What happens when you mix Ricky Gervais, Russell Crowe, and a lot of alcohol? Fans of the comedian found out this weekend, when the comedian live tweeted his drinking experience with the Noah star. Ricky Gervais started the fun when he posted this hilarious photo of himself and Russell Crowe. Who am I getting drunk with at the moment? pic.twitter.com/IRabFkUvDe — Ricky Gervais (@rickygervais) May 11, 2014 Russell Crowe’s reply proved he

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    The new Muppets trailer reveals a chilling reality for Kermit the Frog (Video)

    It doesn’t hit theaters until March 21, but a new trailer for Muppets Most Wanted – the sequel to the 2011 blockbuster – has just been released, and it gives us a much deeper look into the flick’s feel (it’s shot really dark) and plot. If you’re yearning for those Cold War days, it looks like this movie is going to hit the spot in a very big way. You

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    Ricky Gervais’ fictional band Foregone Conclusion announces tour dates

    David Brent and his fictional band from Britain’s The Office are officially on tour! Ricky Gervais tweeted yesterday via his character’s account that Foregone Conclusion will be playing two shows at London’s Bloomsbury Theatre in October. The British comedian made the announcement over a series of minor hints over the past few months. The paper merchant manager has made appearances in several videos put out on Gervais’ YouTube channel. One

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