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  1. 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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  2. 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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  3. 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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  4. 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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  5. Jason Segel, Ricky Gervais Tweet Their Mutual Admiration

    10:46 am PST 03/05/2012
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    The comedy stars traded kind words in a long Twitter exchange. READ MORE

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  6. 'Modern Family,' Jerry Bruckheimer's 'Chase' in RTL Nitro Line-Up

    6:17 am PST 02/23/2012
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    The new German free-TV channel will launch April 1. READ MORE

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  7. Karl Lagerfeld Takes Flight, Ricky Gervais Flunks Fashion, Jean Paul Gaultier Pays Homage to Amy Winehouse

    12:43 pm PST 01/25/2012
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    Fash Flash: Everything you need to know right now. READ MORE

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  8. 'An Idiot Abroad' Season 2 Premiere Nearly Doubles in Audience

    2:19 pm PST 01/24/2012
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    The Science Channel series, featuring Ricky Gervais, Stephen Merchant and Karl Pilkington, grabbed 1.3 million viewers Saturday. READ MORE

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  9. HFPA Head On Ricky Gervais' Golden Globes Performance: 'We Liked Him'

    6:56 pm PST 01/19/2012
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    Despite receiving tepid critical reviews Aida Takia-O'Reilly tells THR the comedian's performance was funny and to "never say never" for a fourth hosting turn. READ MORE

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  10. FEINBERG & FRIENDS, Ep. 12: Scott and Entertainment Weekly's Dave Karger (Podcast)

    7:15 pm PST 01/18/2012
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    A chat about Ricky Gervais, the collapse of "War Horse," Michelle Williams showing skin, the supporting actor field and the foreign language Oscar short-list. READ MORE

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  11. Ricky Gervais On The Golden Globes: 'Thank F--k That's Over'

    4:22 pm PST 01/17/2012
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    The host, who has been criticized for being too soft during the Jan. 15 telecast, said Sunday's experience was his favorite "by far," but never wants to do it again (something he's said before). READ MORE

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  12. Golden Globes Rewind: Tina Fey's Shot Bomb on Amy Poehler Among TiVo's Most-Watched Moments

    1:32 pm PST 01/16/2012
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    The digital video recording service has tracked its users during the ceremony and released the highest viewed bits of the broadcast. READ MORE

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  13. Golden Globes 2012: Meryl Streep Curses, Gets Bleeped

    9:54 am PST 01/16/2012
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    The "Iron Lady" winner swears during Sunday's ceremony after forgetting to bring her reading glasses onstage. READ MORE

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  14. Golden Globes 2012 Review: Ricky Gervais a 'Letdown,' 'Punk'd' the Awards

    7:38 am PST 01/16/2012
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    THR Critic Tim Goodman writes of the too-tame host: "The Oscars and Emmys can't get here fast enough to erase this three-hour dud." READ MORE

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  15. Rating Ricky Gervais: What the Critics Are Saying

    6:28 am PST 01/16/2012
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    The controversial comedian's third time on the podium draws disappointment from critics who found him too subdued. READ MORE

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  16. Golden Globes 2012: 10 Memorable Ricky Gervais Jokes

    9:11 pm PST 01/15/2012
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    The deliciously devilish host spouted zingers roasting everyone from Colin Firth to Kim Kardashian. READ MORE

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  17. Golden Globes 2012: Ricky Gervais' Opening Monologue (Video)

    5:52 pm PST 01/15/2012
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    The controversial host took jabs at The Hollywood Foreign Press, NBC, Eddie Murphy, Justin Bieber and Johnny Depp. READ MORE

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  18. 'The Artist,' 'Descendants' Top Golden Globe Film Winners; 'Homeland,' 'Modern Family' Lead TV

    5:10 pm PST 01/15/2012
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    UPDATED: George Clooney, Martin Scorsese and Michelle Williams were among the winners Sunday night at the Beverly Hilton Hotel. READ MORE

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  19. Golden Globes Host Ricky Gervais Finds it 'Literally Impossible' to Exaggerate Hollywood

    9:51 pm PST 01/14/2012
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    Speaking of his latest spoof on fame, HBO's "Life's Too Short," the comedian and Golden Gloves host says there's truth behind his portrayal of celebrity ego. READ MORE

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  20. Ricky Gervais on the Golden Globes: 'I Only Do Things That Could End My Career Now'

    10:38 am PST 01/13/2012
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    With his year in review monologue written, Gervais insists that he'd rather the room laugh than gasp but he'll cherish both. READ MORE

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  21. Ricky Gervais Defends His Golden Globes Jokes: 'I Don't Think I Was Nasty'

    11:46 pm PST 01/11/2012
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    In an appearance on “The Ellen DeGeneres Show,” the outspoken Brit explains why he agreed to come back for a third hosting gig and why Hollywood deserves his jabs. READ MORE

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