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English stand-up comedian, actor, director, screenwriter and singer

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Ricky Gervais: English stand-up comedian, actor, director, screenwriter and singer
Ricky Dene Gervais is an English stand-up comedian, actor, writer, film producer, director, and musician. He is perhaps best known for co-creating, writing, and acting in the British television series The Office (2001–2003). He has won seven BAFTA Awards, five British Comedy Awards, two Emmy Awards, three Golden Globe Awards, and the Rose d'Or twice, as well as a Screen Actors Guild Award nomination. In 2007, he was placed at No. 11 on Channel 4's 100 Greatest Stand-Ups and at No. 3 on the updated 2010 list. In 2010, he was named on the Time 100 list of the world's most influential people.

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'1917' upsets Hollywood awards season as Globes host Gervais goes for broke

World War One movie "1917" and "Once Upon a Time in Hollywood," set in 1960s Tinseltown, won the top movie prizes at the Golden Globes on Sunday on a night packed with upsets and hot-button issues at..
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Ricky Gervais skewers Hollywood's A-list as Golden Globes host

British comedian and actor Ricky Gervais returned to host the Golden Globe awards on Sunday, cracking scathing jokes about Hollywood's elite that got both laughs and disapproving looks from the A-list..
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Ricky Gervais hits out at 'inspirational speeches' ahead of 2020 Oscars [Video]Ricky Gervais hits out at 'inspirational speeches' ahead of 2020 Oscars

Ricky Gervais took to Twitter to preemptively mock stars for their "inspirational speeches" at the Oscars on Sunday night.

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Ricky Gervais gives a sneak peek of what he would be like as an Oscars host [Video]Ricky Gervais gives a sneak peek of what he would be like as an Oscars host

Ricky Gervais has given his fans a sneak peek of what jokes he would make if he was hosting the 2020 Oscars.

Credit: Bang Media World     Duration: 01:36Published

Stars walk the red carpet at National Television Awards [Video]Stars walk the red carpet at National Television Awards

Celebrities walked the red carpet ahead of the National Television Awards at London's O2 Arena. The cast of RuPaul's Drag Race, former Love Island contestants, Tom Jones, Ricky Gervais, Emma Willis and..

Credit: PA - Press Association STUDIO     Duration: 00:30Published

Ricky Gervais glad Golden Globes is over [Video]Ricky Gervais glad Golden Globes is over

Comedian Ricky Gervais is glad the Golden Globe Awards ceremony is over, so he can focus on is "real job".

Credit: Bang Media World     Duration: 00:46Published

Ricky Gervais' scathing Golden Globes speech receives mixed response [Video]Ricky Gervais' scathing Golden Globes speech receives mixed response

Ricky Gervais was met with a combination of laughs and scowls as he delivered his scathing opening monologue at the Golden Globe Awards on Sunday.

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2020 Golden Globes: Ricky Gervais' best and most shocking jokes [Video]2020 Golden Globes: Ricky Gervais' best and most shocking jokes

Ricky Gervais' much-anticipated return as host of the Golden Globes involved jokes about paedophile movies, Jeffrey Epstein and Hollywood hypocrisy. It was the acerbic comedian's fifth time hosting the..

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Brits clear up at the Golden Globes [Video]Brits clear up at the Golden Globes

Phoebe Waller-Bridge and Olivia Colman are among the British stars who were honoured at the Golden Globes, alongside Sir Sam Mendes, Taron Egerton and Sir Elton John. The Fleabag creator and star won..

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Ricky Gervais mocks Golden Globes audience in opening monologue [Video]Ricky Gervais mocks Golden Globes audience in opening monologue

Ricky Gervais pledged to "go out with a bang" as he mocked the star-studded audience at the Golden Globe Awards, which he hosted for a fifth time on Sunday (05.01.20).

Credit: Bang Media World     Duration: 00:53Published

Ricky Gervais 'didn't mean to upset Tim Allen' at the 2011 Golden Globes [Video]Ricky Gervais 'didn't mean to upset Tim Allen' at the 2011 Golden Globes

Ricky Gervais has shared that he regrets poking fun at Tim Allen at the 2011 Golden Globe Awards, because the Toy Story star took the joke the wrong way.

Credit: Cover Video STUDIO     Duration: 00:44Published

Ricky Gervais won't make targeted jokes at Golden Globes [Video]Ricky Gervais won't make targeted jokes at Golden Globes

Ricky Gervais will make jokes about the "general community" in Hollywood at the 2020 Golden Globes, rather than targeting specific stars.

Credit: Bang Media World     Duration: 01:01Published

 

Factbox: Key winners of the 2020 Golden Globes

The Golden Globes for film and television, organized by the Hollywood Foreign Press Association, were awarded at a gala dinner hosted by British comedian Ricky Gervais in Beverly Hills, California, on..
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'Fleabag,' Succession' win TV Globes as Gervais lets rip at Hollywood

HBO's media dynasty show "Succession" and Amazon Studio's quirky British comedy "Fleabag" were the big television winners at the Golden Globes on Sunday where host Ricky Gervais targeted Hollywood's..
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Gervais targets Hollywood scandals. 'Succession' named best TV drama

Acerbic British comedian Ricky Gervais kicked off the Golden Globes ceremony on Sunday with cutting jokes about the rise of streaming services, diversity in Hollywood and the sexual misconduct scandal..
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