Tag Archive: Ricky Gervais

[WATCH] Ricky Gervais gets weird on THE DAILY SHOW

Ricky Gervais stopped by The Daily Show tonight to promote his latest show Life’s Too Short, which is set to premiere on HBO in the US this week. But somehow his conversation with Jon Stewart got off to an odd start, with talk about panda’s and their mating habits, or lack thereof, and it only …

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[Watch] Liam Neeson tries his hand at comedy in LIFE’S TOO SHORT

Ricky Gervais and Stephen Merchant’s new BBC comedy Life’s Too Short premiered last night, and as expected it was alternately hilarious and awkward in the same vein as The Office and Extras. Warwick Davis stars as himself, a showbiz dwarf who is down on his luck and desperately trying to find work. In one of his regular visits to Gervais …

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[Watch] 1 minute of THE MUPPETS opening song and dance sequence

One minute of The Muppets opening song and dance number was released online today, and the scene is a really fun way to introduce new Muppet Walter and his human friend Gary (Jason Segel). It’s nice to see some musical footage after a slew of parody trailers, as fun as they were, and I think …

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[Watch] Johnny Depp is upset with Ricky Gervais on LIFE’S TOO SHORT

In a new preview for Ricky Gervais and Stephen Merchant’s upcoming BBC show Life’s Too Short, Johnny Depp confronts Ricky Gervais in retaliation for the way Gervais mocked him and other celebrities when he hosted the Golden Globes earlier this year. In case you missed it, Gervais took a jab at Depp’s acting alongside Angelina …

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[Watch] Ricky Gervais, Stephen Merchant & Warwick Davis promote LIFE’S TOO SHORT

Ricky Gervais and Stephen Merchant, creators of The Office and Extras, have a new show coming to BBC TWO starring Warwick Davis. Life’s Too Short is an observational sitcom about the life of a showbiz dwarf (Davis), and will feature cameo appearances from Gervais and Merchant as well as a host of celebrities including Steve Carrell and …

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2011 EMMY Round-up: An evening of safe choices and safer humour

The 63rd Annual Primetime Emmy Awards took place today in Los Angeles, hosted by Glee actress Jane Lynch (although I prefer to think of her as Party Down actress Jane Lynch). The show was full of safe choices and safer humour, and unfortunately a majority the best shows and performances were overlooked. Lynch is obviously no Ricky …

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