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  1. Ricky Gervais Will Not Be Censored at This Year's Golden Globes (Video)

    6:24 am PST 01/06/2012
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    UPDATED: "The controversy is irrelevant to me," the comedian said of his 2011 roast of Hollywood. READ MORE

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  2. Ricky Gervais Wages Twitter Battle With Christian Fundamentalists

    5:45 pm PST 12/22/2011
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    The comedian engages with users upset over his views on evolution and religion. READ MORE

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  3. Fans Invest in German Film Version Of ‘The Office’

    9:43 am PST 12/22/2011
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    Online crowd-funding raises $1.3 million in one week for big-screen take on German sitcom “Stromberg.” READ MORE

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  4. Ricky Gervais Pays Tribute to Christopher Hitchens on Twitter

    7:31 am PST 12/16/2011
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    The Golden Globes troublemaker calls the late TV pundit a "brave man and a hero of mine." READ MORE

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  5. Hollywood Remembers Patrice O'Neal

    6:40 pm PST 11/29/2011
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    Dane Cook, Bob Saget and Kevin Nealon are among those paying tribute to the comedian, who died Tuesday. READ MORE

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  6. HBO Schedules 'Eastbound & Down,' 'Life's Too Short'

    2:00 pm PST 11/29/2011
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    The Danny McBride series will serve as a launchpad for the freshman faux documentary comedy written by Ricky Gervais and Stephen Merchant. READ MORE

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  7. Why the Golden Globes Crawled Back to Ricky Gervais

    12:32 pm PST 11/22/2011
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    The comedian takes his third turn as emcee of the ceremony on Jan. 15. READ MORE

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  8. 8 Possible Hollywood Targets for Ricky Gervais at the Golden Globes

    12:20 pm PST 11/22/2011
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    Will the stars show up? That was the big concern when the Hollywood Foreign Press Association met Nov. 16 to vote on whether to bring back controversial Golden Globes host Ricky Gervais for another turn. With Gervais officially returning as host, the HFPA should brace itself for a flurry of uncomfortable moments at this year's show as many new stories are pr READ MORE

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  9. Golden Globes Comedy vs. Drama Category Battle Rages On

    11:22 am PST 11/22/2011
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    As the Hollywood Foreign Press prepares to vote, the line between serious and lighthearted movies gets complicated. READ MORE

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  10. Ricky Gervais Warns of Holocaust, Pedophile Jokes at Golden Globes

    4:58 pm PST 11/16/2011
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    Despite complaints about the 2011 ceremony, the HFPA anoints the "Office" and "Extras" creator as host for the third time. READ MORE

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  11. Bravo to the HFPA for Bringing Back Ricky Gervais as Golden Globes Host (Opinion)

    3:41 pm PST 11/16/2011
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    The irreverent comedian will host the awards ceremony for a third consecutive year, despite jabbing at the HFPA and its nominees. READ MORE

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  12. Ricky Gervais Returning as Host of Golden Globes

    1:58 pm PST 11/16/2011
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    The Hollywood Foreign Press Association confirmed the comedian's participation Wednesday. READ MORE

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  13. Ricky Gervais Offers to Host Oscars Following Eddie Murphy, Brett Ratner Exits

    7:00 am PST 11/10/2011
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    The comic suggests a “two for one offer,” as he mulls a Golden Globes return. READ MORE

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  14. Ricky Gervais Could Return as Golden Globes Host

    1:22 pm PDT 11/03/2011
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    An HFPA insider confirms dinner talks between the comic, NBC and the organization that hosts the Globes. READ MORE

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  15. Johnny Depp Confronts Ricky Gervais About Golden Globes Joke (Video)

    5:32 pm PDT 10/26/2011
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    "The Rum Diary" actor makes an appearance on Gervais’ upcoming show, "Life’s Too Short." READ MORE

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  16. Ricky Gervais Rejoins Twitter

    3:14 pm PDT 10/01/2011
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    "Hello. Anybody there?," the British comedian wrote earlier this week. READ MORE

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  17. Ricky Gervais Calls People 'Thick' For Believing He Was Banned From Emmys

    11:26 am PDT 09/19/2011
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    The comic took to his blog to say the taped segment was his idea, dubbing doubters "unfortunates," and revealed which winner he texted during the show. READ MORE

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  18. Ricky Gervais: NBC Still Wants Me to Host Golden Globes

    12:11 pm PDT 08/26/2011
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    The unrepentant comedian thinks the HFPA won’t agree to it and says he is focused on producing enough episodes of a new show to be eligible for a nomination. READ MORE

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  19. Spy Kids: All the Time in the World in 4D: Movie Review

    3:39 am PDT 08/19/2011
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    Jessica Alba, Joel McHale and Alexa Vega star in the fourth installment of the series. READ MORE

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  20. Emmys 2011: Will 'The Big Bang Theory' Cancel Itself Out of the Comedy Actor Race?

    8:35 pm PDT 08/16/2011
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    Jim Parsons and Johnny Galecki face off for lead acting honors against Louis C.K., Matt LeBlanc, Steve Carell and two-time winner Alec Baldwin. READ MORE

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  21. Ricky Gervais Planning New Sitcom: 'Afterlife'

    7:22 am PDT 07/21/2011
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    British comedy writer and performer is developing the show in collaboration with "Dexter" producer Clyde Phillips. READ MORE

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