Ricky Gervais

Mass Effect’s Conversations Were Inspired by Ricky Gervais TV Show

To celebrate the tenth anniversary of the first <i>Mass Effect</i>, former Bioware animator Jonathan Cooper tweeted out a few fun facts about the now-classic …


Golden Globes 2018 host revealed

Next year's awards ceremony will take place on January 7<p>Seth Meyers will host the 2018 Golden Globes, according to reports.<p>Next year’s awards …

Award Shows

Saturday Night Live star Seth Meyers to host the 2018 Golden Globes

What do you mean, they haven't invited Ricky Gervais back?<p>It feels like only yesterday we were going through the award-season motions, but somehow …

Award Shows

Seth Meyers to Host 2018 Golden Globe Awards

The 'Late Night' personality jumps in quite late in the game, as a host-less Globes was becoming a real possibility.<p>Seth Meyers is stepping out from …


Seth Meyers nears deal to host Golden Globe Awards

Seth Meyers is closing in on a deal to host NBC’s Golden Globe Awards telecast on Jan. 7.<p>The frontman of NBC’s “Late Night With Seth Meyers” is a …


Who’s Hosting The Golden Globes? Seth Meyers Will Have You Laughing This Year

The 2018 Golden Globes are set to air only a few months from now on NBC on Jan 7., and it looks like the award show finally has its master of …


Seth Meyers in final talks to host the 2018 Golden Globes

Seth Meyers political humor continues to prove successful for him as he’s now the current front-runner to host the 2018 Golden Globe Awards. Multiple reports indicate that the late-night host is close to a deal with NBC.<p>According to The Hollywood Reporter, Meyers is currently in final negotiations …


Seth Meyers Is Reportedly Your 2018 Golden Globes Host

The Golden Globes aren’t ready to go host-less just yet. Despite rumors that the awards gala might just let stars file through and read teleprompters …


'Awards Chatter' Podcast — Jennifer Lawrence ('Mother!')

One of the biggest stars in Hollywood opens up about the evolution of her career and feelings about celebrity, the phone hack that left her feeling …


Write now: The lost art of copywriting

<b>David Abbott used to write radio ads</b><br>Not when he was a junior, but when he was the chairman and creative director of the biggest agency in the …


Ricky Gervais adds second Bristol date after Colston Hall tickets sell out in seconds

Well, that was quick.<p>There was a lot of hype when Ricky Gervais announced that he’s coming back to Bristol in January but nobody – not even the man …

British Humour

Grey's Anatomy, Scandal and HTGAWM Midseason Premiere Date Announced

Thank God It’s… a relatively short break.<p>Ahead of #TGIT’s 2017 swan song tonight, ABC has announced post-holiday return dates for its Thursday …


BBC Radio 2 - Steve Wright in the Afternoon, Ashley Jensen, Fred Sirieix, Andrew Marr, Ashley Jensen: "I'd say to Ricky Gervais when he was doing a film - is this character from Reading then?"

Ashley Jensen: "I'd say to Ricky Gervais when he was doing a film - is this character from Reading then?"<p>Ashley chats to Steve about her role in the new BBC One drama 'Love, Lies & Records'.<p>Release date:<p>14 November 2017<p>Duration:<p>6 minutes

Film (UK)

The story behind Jim and Pam's first kiss on 'The Office' is so romantic

"The Office" was full of a lot of slapstick comedy and witty repartee, and we loved all nine of its seasons on NBC. But what some may forget is that it was a deeply <i>romantic</i> show, particularly if you were a fan of Jim and Pam!<p>Jim (John Krasinski) and Pam's (Jenna Fischer) ongoing flirtation and …

John Krasinski

Coldplay's Chris Martin parachutes in to Modern Family

Coldplay frontman Chris Martin is to guest star as himself in hit comedy series Modern Family.

News (Ireland)

Louis C.K.’s enablers and other notable comments

<b>Social conservative: Rejecting Roy Moore</b><p>Michael Brendan Dougherty argues at National Review against voters thinking they must choose the lesser of …


Scots actress Ashley Jensen bidding to swap sidekick role to become leading lady

Jensen, originally from Annan, had her first break as part of Ricky Gervais show Extras.<p>Ashley Jensen is musing over her transition from sidekick to …


People are sharing their most embarrassing photos EVER...and you won't be able to stop laughing

WE'VE all got those old pictures tucked away somewhere that we'd rather never saw the light of day.<p>Well people of Reddit have been taking one for the …


Louis C.K.’s Powerful Army of Celebrity Enablers

For years, Louis C.K.’s fellow male comedians refused to comment on the sexual misconduct allegations against their friend (and sometime mentor).<p>In …


George Michael: Red Line episode 2, Radio 2, talking points review - an intriguing and poignant listen

Weeks before his unexpected death last Christmas, George Michael sat with a broadcaster Kirsty Young for what would be his final interview. An exchange that had been intended as a succinct overview of his career developed into a rambling, revealing rumination on his struggles with depression, the …

Freddie Mercury

How A.J. Jacobs Tracked Down Dozens of His Famous Cousins, from Ricky Gervais to Olivia Wilde

In his new book, <i>It’s All Relative: Adventures Up and Down the World’s Family Tree,</i> journalist A.J. Jacobs recounts his investigation into the DNA and …

British Humour

How Rachel Maddow, Michael Moore and other famous liberals reacted to Trump’s win

<i>Updated</i> | Rage, disbelief, jubilation—everyone reacted a little bit differently one year ago when Republican Donald Trump won the presidential …


NBC Sets ‘Tonight Show’ Repeats For Week After Death Of Jimmy Fallon’s Mother | Deadline

NBC has announced repeat episodes of <i>Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon</i> to air this week. The series had been scheduled to air original episodes this …


Hollywood Slams Prayers, Guns in Response to Shooting: ‘Vote These NRA Lovers Out’

Hollywood has its standards: President Trump isn’t allowed to politicize after a terrorist attack, but after a shooting in Sutherland Springs, Texas, …

Conservative View

Attacks on prayer prove that the media still don't get religion

If you're a proponent of strict gun control, which I am not, anger over political inaction after mass shootings is entirely understandable.<p>More and …

Keith Olbermann

Sunday’s best TV: Unspeakable; Blue Planet II; Babylon Berlin

Disturbing stand-alone drama starring Indira Varma. Plus more resplendent nature-porn in Blue Planet II and promising pre-war drama set in Babylon Berlin<p>Unspeakable<p>9pm, Channel 4<p>This taut, disturbing one-off drama, written and directed by Bafta-winner David Nath, finds Game of Thrones’ Indira Varma …


‘The day a Sesame Street lullaby sparked something in my autistic daughters’

Time of My Life: Aidan Comerford on a moment that changed everything with his two girls<p>about 22 hours ago<p><i>The Time of My Life is a weekly column about</i> …

Sesame Street

Ricky Gervais tried to be a new wave singer in the '80s: See the priceless photos

Before creating and starring in <i>The Office</i> and hosting four Golden Globes ceremonies, Ricky Gervais attempted to start a music career.<p>He and pal Bill …


Donald Trump Jr. puts rocks in all our Halloween bags with sneering tweet: Menon

Whenever president’s eldest son gets within blinking range of empty calories, he spits up bizarre political theories.

Canadian News

Calls for Indonesia to stop their dog meat trade

“I DIDN’T know,” celebrities say, as they detail the torment dogs go through before they become part of Indonesia’s meat industry.<p>The Humane Society …