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  1. Netflix's 'Derek' Season 2 Trailer

    4:00 am PDT 05/01/2014
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    Ricky Gervais returns as nursing home caretaker Derek in the Netflix's original hit comedy. The second season premiere is set for May 30. READ MORE

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  2. Nathan Lane to Receive Banff Festival Honor

    11:18 am PDT 04/29/2014
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    The film, TV and Broadway veteran has earned the Sir Peter Ustinov Comedy Award for his comic chops. READ MORE

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  3. Ricky Gervais: BBC, Netflix Interested in 'The Office' Spinoff

    4:10 am PDT 04/15/2014
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    The actor and comedian also addressed speculation that David Brent and his band might play the Glastonbury music festival. READ MORE

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  4. Inside the 'Muppets Most Wanted' Premiere: Tina Fey and Her Accent, James Bobin on Shooting in the Tower of London

    6:27 pm PDT 03/12/2014
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    Ricky Gervais was spotted taking a selfie with Kermit, while Fey told THR she recorded hundreds of takes for the film's songs: "I imagine there’s a lot of scrapped vocal takes on the floor." READ MORE

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  5. Muppets Most Wanted: Film Review

    12:01 pm PDT 03/12/2014
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    Ricky Gervais and Tina Fey star in the latest adventure revolving around Jim Henson's childhood favorites. READ MORE

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  6. 'Muppets Most Wanted' Premiere: Tina Fey, Ricky Gervais Hit Hollywood With Kermit, Miss Piggy

    8:10 am PDT 03/12/2014
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    Ty Burrell, Ray Liotta, Julie Bowen and Josh Groban were among the other stars who walked the red carpet at the El Capitan Theatre on Tuesday night. READ MORE

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  7. German 'The Office,' Turkish Comedy Rule Teutonic Box Office

    10:08 am PST 02/25/2014
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    George Clooney's “The Monuments Men” books a respectable fourth in Germany as international titles rule the local box office. READ MORE

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  8. The Moaning of Life: TV Review

    10:35 am PST 01/15/2014
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    Ricky Gervais' unique pal Karl Pilkington returns for more global adventures, and plenty of complaining. READ MORE

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  9. Ricky Gervais, Bobby Cannavale, Julie Bowen Pose for New Book 'Caught in the Act'

    9:04 am PST 12/23/2013
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    Photographer Howard Schatz's new book, 'Caught in the Act: Actors Acting,' investigates thespians capturing emotion by having them cycle through a range of characters on the spot, including Julie Bowen as a suburban wife seeing a "massively endowed stripper" and a Southern socialite. READ MORE

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  10. Czech TV to Adapt 'The Office'

    5:43 am PST 12/20/2013
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    Ricky Gervais' hit comedy will get another local language makeover courtesy of Czech pubcaster CT1. READ MORE

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  11. New 'Muppets Most Wanted' Trailer: Kermit Mistaken for a Criminal (Video)

    10:50 am PST 11/20/2013
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    Viewers also get a look at Ricky Gervais' Dominic Badguy, "pronounced Bad-gee...it's French," he says. READ MORE

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  12. 'Muppets Most Wanted' Trailer

    1:53 pm PST 11/19/2013
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    The Muppets find themselves entangled in an European jewel-heist, headed by a Kermit doppelganger in Walt Disney's latest movie. Tom Hiddlestone, Salma Hayek, Lady Gaga, Ty Burrell and Ricky Gervais all star in director James Bobin's adventure movie. READ MORE

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  13. Derek: TV Review

    1:39 pm PDT 09/13/2013
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    Hard to top "Extras." READ MORE

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  14. Netflix Launches in the Netherlands

    12:18 am PDT 09/11/2013
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    Kicking off the streaming video service in the first new territory since the company rolled out in Scandinavia last year, CEO Reed Hastings said: "We're proud to bring the future of television to the Netherlands." READ MORE

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  15. Ricky Gervais, Netflix Execs and Talent Share the Love at 'Derek' Premiere

    3:04 pm PDT 09/06/2013
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    The stars praise each other's shows and the company's business model while chief content officer Ted Sarandos tells THR that more "Arrested Development" is in the works. READ MORE

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  16. THR's Must-Reads of the Week: Gervais' New Show, Affleck as Batman, Hollywood and Steroids

    8:00 am PDT 08/24/2013
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    A look back at the week that was in entertainment. READ MORE

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  17. Ricky Gervais At Home: God-Hating, Dinners with Seinfeld and a 'Kind' New Netflix Show

    9:00 am PDT 08/21/2013
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    "Derek," his new series for the streaming service, reveals a softer side of a man who hates people who believe in God, fears fame and says of his friendship with Larry David and Jerry Seinfeld: "They tease me about being poor." READ MORE

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  18. Why Ricky Gervais Went Nice for Netflix

    9:00 am PDT 08/21/2013
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    Derek, his new series for the streaming service, reveals a softer side of a man who hates people who believe in God, fears fame and says of his friendship with Larry David and Jerry Seinfeld: "They tease me about being poor." READ MORE

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  19. Ricky Gervais Burns Money for The Hollywood Reporter Cover Shoot (Video)

    9:00 am PDT 08/21/2013
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    "This is offensive on so many levels," the "Derek" comedian says during the session, which happened to fall on his 52nd birthday. READ MORE

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  20. Ricky Gervais Unleashed: Exclusive Portraits of the Comedy Cringe King

    8:59 am PDT 08/21/2013
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    The comedian dishes on being a "control freak," what Larry David and Jerry Seinfeld tease him about, and why he's showing his softer side with "Derek," about to hit Netflix. READ MORE

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  21. The Booming Business of Ricky Gervais: From 'The Office' to 'Muppets'

    8:58 am PDT 08/21/2013
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    The comedian's growing empire includes international TV hits, world-record-setting podcasts and choice film roles. READ MORE

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