September 1st, 2014
After dozens of Hollywood stars were hacked and their private pictures circulated, the actor and comedian tweeted, “Celebrities, make it harder for hackers to get nude pics of you from your computer by not putting nude pics of yourself on your computer.”
Outrage ensued.Read more...
August 6th, 2013MOVIE TRAILER
Muppets Most Wanted features Kermit the Frog and his pals in an international sequel, as the gang gets mixed up with the “World’s Number One Criminal.”
Plenty of famous humans also star in the crime caper, like Tina Fey as a feisty prison guard, Ricky Gervais as a criminal sidekick, and Ty Burrell as a French Interpol agent.Read more...
May 22nd, 2013
Ricky Gervais has stirred controversy by mocking celebrities and others who offered prayers in the wake of this week’s devastating Oklahoma tornado rather than money.
It began on Tuesday, when the comedian — famously an atheist — retweeted an MTV News message that read: “Beyonce, Rihanna & Katy Perry send prayers to #Oklahoma #PrayForOklahoma,” captioning it, “I feel like an idiot now… I only sent money.”Read more...
December 17th, 2012
Ricky Gervais is reportedly in talks to star in a sequel to The Muppets.
The actor and comedian is negotiating to be the follow-up movie’s human lead, according to The Hollywood Reporter.
His role would reportedly be comparable in stature to the part played by Jason Segel in the 2011 movie, which also starred Amy Adams and Chris Cooper.Read more...
January 17th, 2012
“Phew! Thank f**k that’s over,” he wrote, before adding, “I had a blast actually.”
Gervais called the event “by far my favourite of the three hosting stints,” although he says, “I’ve told my agent to never let me be persuaded to do it again.”Read more...