Tag Archive: Stephen Merchant

[WATCH] Red-band trailer for raunchy, star-studded anthology MOVIE 43

Anthology films are usually limited to somewhat artful endeavours for cinephiles — Three Extremes, Paris, Je t’aime, To Each His Own Cinema — but that’s about to change with Movie 43, an R-rated comedy anthology overseen by Peter Farrelly and boasting an enormously diverse cast of Hollywood stars as well as some intriguing directors. Made up of twenty segments from a …

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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] 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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