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  1. J.K. Rowling Says She's Never "Wanted Magic More" After U.K. Votes to Leave EU

    10:57 pm 6/23/2016

    The 'Harry Potter' creator was among the first to react to the shocking result.Read more

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  2. Netflix Nabs U.S. Rights to Ricky Gervais' 'Office' Spinoff Movie

    8:20 am 6/16/2016

    The streamer also acquired select foreign rights to the feature, which sees Gervais step back into the shoes of his most famous comic creation. Read more

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  3. Ricky Gervais' Message to America About Donald Trump: "You Get What You Deserve"

    8:55 am 5/11/2016

    The sharp-tongued Brit made his fortune playing "delusional, middle-aged men" who run their mouths, but this comic acknowledges the GOP frontrunner has surpassed even his bloviating characters: "Comedians tell a joke and they get in trouble; Donald Trump says a terrible thing … and he gets elected."Read more

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  4. Ricky Gervais on Donald Trump: Tell Him He Won for the Sake of Reality TV, But Elect Someone Else

    7:27 am 4/27/2016

    "I think he'd be up for it," the comedian says. Read more

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  5. 'Special Correspondents': Tribeca Review

    7:00 pm 4/22/2016

    Netflix's ill-conceived satire marks a career low for writer-director-star Ricky Gervais.Read more

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  6. Oscars: Ricky Gervais Jokes About Lack of Nonwhite Acting Noms

    8:16 am 1/14/2016

    Fresh off hosting the Golden Globes, the comedian pokes fun at the Academy Awards.Read more

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  7. Golden Globes: The Mel Gibson Punchline That Ricky Gervais Wouldn't Say

    11:00 am 1/13/2016

    The answer ("The Jews") to the host's jab at Gibson — "We know who Mel blames" — was seen on the teleprompter but never left Gervais' mouth.Read more

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  8. Ricky Gervais' Tribute to David Bowie: "I Never Forgot He Was My Hero, Even When He Became My Friend"

    7:00 pm 1/12/2016

    Gervais — the 'chubby little loser' on Bowie's 'Extras' episode — talks to THR about his surprisingly funny longtime idol and friend: "He put my life in color."Read more

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  9. Golden Globes: Ricky Gervais Defends Caitlyn Jenner Joke

    8:46 am 1/12/2016

    "You have every right to be offended. Just don't cry when no one cares."Read more

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  10. Golden Globes: Six Inside Jokes Explained

    4:45 pm 1/11/2016

    Paying for awards, being a "Tom Hardy type of actor" and whether 'The Martian' and 'Schindler's List' were funnier than 'Pixels' were all the subjects of jokes from host Ricky Gervais and presenter Jonah Hill, dressed as the 'Revenant' bear.Read more

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