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Host Ricky Gervais Shows Off His Disheveled Look Pre-Golden Globes – and Promises to 'Offend'

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Host Ricky Gervais Shows Off His Disheveled Look Pre-Golden Globes – and Promises to 'Offend'

Originally posted 01/10/2016 06:35PM

Ricky Gervais is already cracking the jokes.

The comedian, 54, took to Instagram on Sunday to show off his pre-Golden Globes look in a hilarious Instagram selfie.

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Ricky Gervais Plans to Drink Steadily During Golden Globes Hosting Gig: 'I Wouldn't Be Brave Enough' Otherwise

Originally posted 01/06/2016 11:20AM

Ricky Gervais is back at the helm of the Golden Globes and he's already got a game plan for how to make it through Sunday: alcohol.

The four-time host told Ellen DeGeneres on Wednesday, that if he "didn't drink, I wouldn't be brave enough to say some of the things I'm going to say."

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Ricky Gervais Gets Ready to Host Golden Globes: My Jokes Could 'Offend Everyone in the World'

Originally posted 12/08/2015 05:35PM

Ricky Gervais knows you can't please all of the people of all the time.

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Amy Schumer Wants to Send Ricky Gervais Back to England: 'Enough Is Enough'

Amy Schumer Wants to Send Ricky Gervais Back to England: 'Enough Is Enough'

Originally posted 10/31/2015 01:20PM

Amy Schumer is using her celebrity for a new campaign – no, not the Aiming for Change initiative – her "Send Ricky Gervais Back" fund.

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He's Baaack! Ricky Gervais to Host 2016 Golden Globes

Ricky Gervais Returning to Host 2016 Golden Globes

Originally posted 10/26/2015 06:20PM

He's baaaaaack! Comedian/controversial award show host Ricky Gervais will return as host of the 73rd Annual Golden Globe Awards on Jan. 10, 2016.

Before Tina Fey and Amy Poehler became the go-to duo for hosting the Globes, there was Ricky Gervais. The creator of The Office hosted the Globes for three consecutive years from 2010-2012, during which his celebrity-skewering, no-holds-barred approach to the gig earned him a controversial (and celebrated) reputation.

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Primetime Emmy Awards 2015

'It Doesn't Matter, No One Remembers': Ricky Gervais Gives Himself an Emmy After Predicting He'll Lose

Originally posted 09/21/2015 10:10AM

At the Emmy Awards, everyone is a winner, especially if you're Ricky Gervais.

The British funnyman has been nominated for a whopping 22 Emmy Awards over the years, but he's only won two – outstanding comedy series for The Office in 2006 and outstanding lead actor in a comedy series for Extras in 2007 – so he's gotten used to not hearing his name called when the enveloped is opened.

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Ricky Gervais Defends Queen Elizabeth After Photos Surface of Her Giving the Nazi Salute as a Young Girl

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Ricky Gervais Defends Queen Elizabeth After Photos Surface of Her Giving the Nazi Salute as a Young Girl

Originally posted 07/18/2015 01:50PM

British comedian Ricky Gervais derided The Sun for publishing of decades-old photos showing a young Queen Elizabeth II giving the Nazi salute.

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'It's a Dog Torture Festival': Ricky Gervais, Gisele Bündchen and Ruby Rose Slam Chinese Festival that Slaughters Pets for Meat

Ricky Gervais

UpdatePosted 06/22/2015 01:00PM

Ricky Gervais, Gisele Bündchen, Ruby Rose, and Paris Hilton Slam China's Dog Eating Festival

Originally posted 06/22/2015 09:00AM

A festival in China where up to 10,000 dogs will be slaughtered and cooked is drawing outrage from celebs - and millions of people the world over.

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Ricky Gervais Responds to Sexism Claims After Criticizing a Female Hunter

Ricky Gervais Responds to Sexism Claims After Criticizing a Female Hunter

Originally posted 04/18/2015 06:40PM

The online feud between comedian Ricky Gervais and American hunter Rebecca Francis continued on Saturday, with the British comedian responding to her insinuation his comments were sexist.

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