Tips?

Got any tips? Send them here

Get in Touch

Comments/Suggestions?

Have a question or comment you'd like to send my way?

Send your e-mail here

I'll do my best to read and respond to your e-mails.

Ricky Gervais to host ’69th Golden Globes’

While many welcome Gervais’s return, not everyone is happy with the decision because last year his blunt one-liners targeting big-name celebrities caused anger and resentment in some quarters. After the show Gervais dismissed the possibility of coming back for a third time, but he gradually warmed to the idea and last month met with HFPA President Dr. Aida Takla-O’Reilly in Paris to discuss it. He said recently that the idea of going back behind the podium “is very tempting”.

The 69th Golden Globes airs January 15, 2012 on NBC. The complete press statement is included after the jump.

Continue reading Ricky Gervais to host ’69th Golden Globes’

Production begins on HBO comedy series Life’s Too Short

Production has begun in London on LIFE’S TOO SHORT, the new comedy series from Ricky Gervais and Stephen Merchant (creators of the Golden Globe-winning BBC comedy series “The Office” and the HBO series “Extras” and “The Ricky Gervais Show”). The seven-episode series will debut on BBC Two later this year and on HBO in 2012.

The complete press release is included after the jump.

Continue reading Production begins on HBO comedy series Life’s Too Short

Ricky Gervais voicing character in Spy Kids: All the Time in the World

Ricky Gervais will voice the robot spy dog, Argonaut, in the Robert Rodriguez-directed/written 3D sequel Spy Kids: All the Time in the World.

“Not only am I lending my voice to Spy Kids, but they can keep it. I’m sick of it,” said Gervais.

Gervais joins a cast that includes Jessica Alba, Jeremy […]

The Office season finale adds another guest star: Jim Carrey

The season seven finale of The Office had added yet another high-profile guest star. Inside TV | EW is reporting that producers of the NBC comedy have cast Jim Carrey for the finale. According to the site, his character “interviewers for the management post that is being vacated by Michael Scott (the departing Steve Carell)—and […]

HBO renews The Ricky Gervais Show for third season

HBO has renewed the animated comedy series THE Ricky Gervais Show, based on the record-breaking podcast, for a third season. The voices on the show are recorded by Ricky Gervais, his longtime collaborator, Stephen Merchant, and Gervais’ colleague and friend, Karl Pilkington, whose offbeat musings inspire many of the storylines.

The complete press release is included after the jump.

Continue reading HBO renews The Ricky Gervais Show for third season

Report: Ricky Gervais to guest star on The Office

TVLine reports that Ricky Gervais, star of the original British version of The Office, will reprise his role as David Brent in the US version of the series:

Sources confirm that Ricky Gervais will reprise his role from the original overseas version of the comedy in the Jan. 27 episode of the […]

Ricky Gervais will host The 68th Annual Golden Globe Awards

Ricky Gervais will host The 68th Annual Golden Globe Awards. Gervais hosted last year’s awards show:

“I can’t believe they invited me back after awful things I said,” said Gervais. “Let’s see how far I can go this time.”

“As viewers discovered with our last awards telecast, Ricky’s surprising and unpredictable humor is a great fit for the Globes which will continue as a live event across the nation,” said Paul Telegdy, Executive Vice President, Alternative Programming, NBC and Universal Media Studios. “He’s a true force of nature with a wicked sense of humor who always keeps everyone on their toes waiting for the unexpected.”

“We are thrilled to have Ricky back as the host of the Golden Globe Awards,” said HFPA President, Philip Berk. “His combination of wit, irreverence, and spontaneity makes him the ideal host. He was fantastic last year, and he’ll be even better the second time around.”

The 68th Annual Golden Globe Awards will air on Sunday, January 16, 2011 on NBC. Click over the jump to read the complete press release.

Continue reading Ricky Gervais will host The 68th Annual Golden Globe Awards

U.K. Office Coming To Adult Swim

Adult Swim, the late-night channel on Cartoon Network, has acquired the rights to the original version of The Office from BBC Worldwide.  Both seasons of the U.K. comedy, plus the Christmas special, will air on Adult Swim this Summer.

The Office was created, written and directed by star Ricky Gervais and Stephen Merchant.

Gervais’ Flanimals Getting 3D Bigscreen Treatment

Universal Pictures-based Illumination Entertainment is working on a 3D animated feature based on the Ricky Gervais children’s book series Flanimals.

Gervais will voice the lead character, while the script will be written by Matt Selman (The Simpsons).  Via Variety:

The four-volume series, illustrated by Rob Steen, encompasses a world inhabited by 50 […]