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  1. 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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  2. 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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  3. 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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  4. 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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  5. 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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  6. 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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  7. 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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  8. 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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  9. 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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  10. 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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  11. 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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  12. 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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  13. 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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  14. 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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  15. 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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  16. 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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  17. 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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  18. 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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  19. '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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  20. 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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  21. '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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