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  1. Golden Globes: Ricky Gervais' Most Memorable Jokes as Host

    4:00 am PST 01/08/2016
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    The comedian returns for his fourth time hosting the movie and TV trophyfest. READ MORE

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  2. Ricky Gervais on Hosting Golden Globes: "I Don't Know Whether to Put In More Effort or Get Drunker"

    10:43 pm PST 01/07/2016
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    The British actor also said of his jokes about celebrities: "I'm not trying to ruin their night." READ MORE

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  3. Golden Globes: Ricky Gervais Won't Try to Ruin Everyone's Night

    8:30 am PST 12/02/2015
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    "I've got to go out there and pretend that I've got swagger," says the host of the upcoming awards show. READ MORE

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  4. Critic's Notebook: Ricky Gervais Isn't Quite as Deadly as He Seems

    8:00 am PST 11/27/2015
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    Gervais returns to the Golden Globes as the conquering hero of brutal honesty. But can plastic surgery jokes and mocking the HFPA really be considered brutal? READ MORE

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  5. First Look: Ricky Gervais Returns to 'Office' Roots in 'Life on the Road'

    3:13 am PST 11/17/2015
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    The film will see Gervais step back into the shoes of the comic creation that made his name 12 years ago. READ MORE

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  6. Ricky Gervais Returning to Host 2016 Golden Globes

    2:06 pm PDT 10/26/2015
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    The comedian, who vowed he'd never repeat the job, joins after a three-year stint from Tina Fey and Amy Poehler. READ MORE

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  7. 'The Awards Pundits' on Chris Rock Hosting Oscars, Gotham Noms, Sarah Silverman

    7:00 am PDT 10/23/2015
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    Scott Feinberg and Stephen Galloway also compare notes on the box-office performance — in many cases, underperformance — of Oscar hopefuls so far, and the impending arrival of 'Star Wars.' READ MORE

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  8. Emmys: Top 3 Funniest Moments

    9:15 pm PDT 09/20/2015
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    Host Andy Samberg, Ricky Gervais, Jon Stewart and James Corden brought the laughs at Sunday night's awards show. READ MORE

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  9. Emmys 2015: Ricky Gervais Loses Emmy Again

    6:39 pm PDT 09/20/2015
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    Twenty-two time Emmy nominee (and two time Emmy Award winner) Ricky Gervais loses again at the 2015 Emmys. Gervais has two Emmy's, one for creating the US Office and the second for lead actor in a comedy for Extras. READ MORE

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  10. Emmys 2015: Ricky Gervais Pretends to Win Award, Cries

    5:30 pm PDT 09/20/2015
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    Rick Gervais says "back again to lose again." READ MORE

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  11. Why Bob Odenkirk and Amy Schumer Could Make Emmys History

    7:00 am PDT 09/20/2015
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    A streaming series winning best comedy or drama isn't the only way TV history could be made on Sunday. Here are 10 other potential outcomes for the record books. READ MORE

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  12. Watch THR's Full, Uncensored Comedy Actor Roundtable With Ricky Gervais, Jordan Peele and More Now on THR.com

    8:33 am PDT 08/24/2015
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    The actors share how and when they discovered they were funny. READ MORE

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  13. Watch THR's Full, Uncensored Comedy Actor Roundtable With Ricky Gervais, Jordan Peele and More

    7:55 am PDT 08/23/2015
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    THR's Emmy season roundtables air on SundanceTV and stream at THR.com. The shows air Sunday at 8 a.m. PT on channel 557 on DirecTV, 126 on Dish nationwide, and at 11 a.m. ET/PT on cable (channel 625 on TWC in L.A., 94 in NYC). READ MORE

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  14. Ricky Gervais Defends Queen Elizabeth II Amid Nazi Salute Footage Controversy

    7:55 am PDT 07/18/2015
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    The surfaced footage was captured around 1933 when Elizabeth was only six years old. READ MORE

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  15. Canada Getting Even Cheaper for Hollywood

    2:41 pm PDT 07/15/2015
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    The loonie tanking in value against the American greenback has grown currency savings for Los Angeles producers shooting locally. READ MORE

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  16. Ricky Gervais' 'Office' Spinoff Film Nabbed by Open Road for U.S.

    8:38 am PDT 06/23/2015
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    A 2016 wide theatrical release is planned for the movie spinoff featuring Gervais' character from the BBC series 'The Office.' READ MORE

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  17. China's Dog Meat Festival Protested by Ricky Gervais, Chloe Grace Moretz

    3:38 pm PDT 06/22/2015
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    Several notable Hollywood stars have spoken out against China's annual dog meat celebration, with Gervais calling it a "Dog Torture Festival." READ MORE

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  18. Ricky Gervais on Humor: "There's Nothing Funnier Than Real Life"

    11:00 am PDT 06/20/2015
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    "It's my favorite thing, making the ordinary extraordinary. I think that resonates more, and then the funny is sort of easy." READ MORE

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  19. Ricky Gervais on Humor: "There's Nothing Funnier Than Real Life"

    10:03 am PDT 06/17/2015
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    "It's my favorite thing, making the ordinary extraordinary. I think that resonates more, and then the funny is sort of easy." READ MORE

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  20. Ricky Gervais, Jordan Peele and TV's Funniest Actors on Failed Fart Skits, Louis C.K. Worship and When to Play the Race Card

    10:00 am PDT 06/17/2015
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    Six top Emmy comedy contenders — including Fred Armisen, Don Cheadle, Will Forte and Thomas Middleditch — explore the merits of critics (consensus: no merit), the tyranny of political correctness and the humor they don't get. READ MORE

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  21. Inside THR's Comedy Actor Roundtable With Ricky Gervais, Jordan Peele (Photos)

    8:19 am PDT 06/17/2015
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    Six Emmy-contending funnymen — also including Fred Armisen, Don Cheadle, Will Forte and Thomas Middleditch — gathered to talk failed skits, Louis C.K. worship and the humor they don't get during an exclusive roundtable discussion. READ MORE

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