Posts tagged "ricky gervais"

Ricky Gervais Impersonates David Bowie

Well lookey what we have here. A young Ricky Gervais who clearly fancies himself a David Bowie disciple. Ricky was the front man of British new wave band, Seona Dancing. Even though this song hit number 70 on the UK charts, I'm glad he decided to explore his comedic side instead of staying focused o…

By: Ami Angelowicz / January 25, 2011

Quickies: Hollywood Still Shocked And Offended By Ricky Gervais

Somehow, people are surprised that Ricky Gervais was "offensive" as host of the Golden Globes, but despite lampooning everyone from the cast of "The Tourist" and Robert Downey Jr. to gay Scientologists and Bruce Willis ("Ashton Kutcher's dad"), he managed to survive the whole affair. Not that he'll be asked back to host a second…

By: Amelia McDonell-Parry / January 18, 2011

Ricky Gervais’ Opening Monologue At The Golden Globes Skewers Hollywood

Last night's Golden Globe Awards may have been the last time Ricky Gervais is welcomed in the loving arms of Hollywood again. His opening monologue -- and subsequent one-liners throughout the night -- refused to take the crowd of stars seriously. Something tells us many of them weren't amused.

By: Amelia McDonell-Parry / January 17, 2011

Ricky Gervais’ New Show Will Make Him Look Very Tall

There is no doubting that Ricky Gervais is hysterical. But his new show sounds a little ... little. Called "Life is Short," the new comedy follows Warwick Davis, who is 3"6' and the most famous little person in the U.K. You've seen him, too. Remember "Willow"? Yep, that's him. The show chronicles the trials and…

By: Kate Torgovnick/Kate-Book.com / April 22, 2010

Michael Scott And David Brent Set For An “Office” Showdown

As a fan of both the American and British versions of "The Office," I have on occasion wondered who would win in an arm-wrestling match—David Brent or Michael Scott. It looks like I might finally get my answer. Rumor has it that Ricky Gervais will be doing a guest spot on "The Office," stateside, playing…

By: Kate Torgovnick/Kate-Book.com / January 19, 2010