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  1. WME Agent Andrew Weitz Shows His 'Dandy' Style In Mr Porter.com Video

    4:00 pm PDT 05/07/2013
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    In the menswear website's latest video, the sartorially savvy dealmaker explains why he's known as an 'impecable dresser' in the entertainment community. READ MORE

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  2. Ricky Gervais Brings Back 'Office' Character David Brent With New Music Video, Episode (Video)

    11:24 am PDT 03/18/2013
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    The oblivious faux pas machine made famous in the British sitcom a decade ago returned for "Comic Relief," and is just as clueless as ever. READ MORE

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  3. German Political Satire Stole Dialogue from British Series ‘Yes Minister’

    5:29 am PDT 03/14/2013
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    Ironically, the new hit series is a parody of the life of a German Defense Minister who resigned over charges of plagiarism. READ MORE

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  4. Ricky Gervais to Bring Back 'The Office' Character for Charity Show

    3:32 am PST 02/28/2013
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    David Brent, the character that made Gervais a household name, will return for the one-off elongated sketch as part of charity Comic Relief's fundraising efforts on "Red Nose Day." READ MORE

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  5. DHX Media Shifts Los Angeles Work-For-Hire Studio Production to Canada

    8:41 am PST 02/14/2013
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    The Canadian producer anticipates bigger margins from more favorable film tax credits in Vancouver after acquiring Cookie Jar Entertainment for $112 million. READ MORE

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  6. Pope Benedict XVI Resigns, and Hollywood Reacts With Jokes

    6:59 am PST 02/11/2013
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    From Ricky Gervais and Simon Pegg to Piers Morgan and beyond, stars and media personalities took shots at the surprise announcement from the Catholic leader. READ MORE

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  7. Disney Reveals Muppet Movie Sequel's Name and Synopsis

    8:33 am PST 01/30/2013
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    The second film of the rebooted franchise will take the beloved puppets around the world, with Ty Burrell, Tina Fey and Ricky Gervais along for the ride. READ MORE

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  8. THR's Power Lunch Issue: London's 5 Hottest Industry Eateries

    9:00 am PST 01/23/2013
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    Brits prefer evening eating and nighttime shop talk to power lunching, but when Ricky Gervais, Russell Brand, Ralph Fiennes and others do "do lunch," they do it here. READ MORE

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  9. THR's TCA Awards: The 6 Biggest Moments of the Winter Press Tour

    9:00 am PST 01/16/2013
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    Britney got bounced, NBC took a shot at Fox and everybody dodged the violence question at the just-wrapped event in Pasadena. READ MORE

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  10. Ricky Gervais' New Dramedy Series 'Derek' Offers First Trailer (Video)

    1:32 pm PST 12/24/2012
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    The series, which will be shown on Netflix in the US, features Gervais as a sweet but dimwitted nursing home worker. READ MORE

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  11. Ricky Gervais' 'An Idiot Abroad' Sets Season 3 Return

    10:48 am PST 12/12/2012
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    Warwick Davis will be tagging along in the new season, premiering mid-January. READ MORE

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  12. Ricky Gervais Really Loves His Twitter Followers

    10:32 am PDT 10/05/2012
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    "I don't know you. My tweets aren't to you. I don't know if you read them. So don't take them personally. If you do, you're a dopey gorp," he wrote on Friday. READ MORE

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  13. Jimmy Fallon and Ricky Gervais Remember Their Mannequin Arms Soap Opera (Video)

    8:46 am PDT 09/27/2012
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    The British comedian visited "Late Night" on Wednesday, and reminisced with the host about their (fake) big break in show business. READ MORE

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  14. Netflix Loses Rights to Stream 800 Hours of Content From A&E Networks

    5:02 pm PDT 09/21/2012
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    UPDATED: Titles missing from the service as of Friday include "Storage Wars" and "American Pickers." READ MORE

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  15. Ricky Gervais Launches iPhone App

    4:03 am PDT 09/19/2012
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    The actor-comedian announces his latest project, Just Sayin'. READ MORE

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  16. Apple's iPhone 5 News Leaves Celebrity Users Unimpressed

    5:40 pm PDT 09/12/2012
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    Newest smartphone fails to excite the likes of Olivia Wilde, Ricky Gervais and Joy Behar. READ MORE

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  17. London 2012: Piers Morgan at Center of Twitter Storm Over British National Anthem

    10:31 am PDT 08/02/2012
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    The CNN host exchanges tweets about athletes not singing while Ricky Gervais laughs as the debate rages. READ MORE

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  18. Ricky Gervais Unveils 'Learn English' Trailer Preview (Video)

    6:35 am PDT 08/01/2012
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    The comedian's latest series includes a special guest who has a famous way with words. READ MORE

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  19. Ricky Gervais Launching 'Learn English' Web Series

    10:35 am PDT 07/31/2012
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    The British comedian and TV show creator announced that he had finished the new pilot in a blog post on his website. READ MORE

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  20. Jerry Seinfeld's New Show 'Comedians in Cars Getting Coffee' Gets First Teaser (Video)

    8:33 am PDT 07/05/2012
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    The comedian returns with a new web series. READ MORE

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  21. Ricky Gervais Condemns Horse Racing, Lashes out Against Critics

    12:50 am PDT 04/13/2012
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    In a BBC radio interview about a controversial TV show in the U.K., the British comedian took a shot at the "six or seven journalists" who have predicted the end of his career. READ MORE

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