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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

The Royals

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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Ricky Gervais Slams Hunter Rebecca Francis for Her Smiling Photo with Dead Giraffe

Ricky Gervais Slams Hunter Rebecca Francis for Her Smiling Photo with Dead Giraffe

Originally posted 04/15/2015 09:15PM

Ricky Gervais lashed out at hunter Rebecca Francis via Twitter on Sunday, criticizing a photo she took with a giraffe that she'd killed.

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The Tonight Show

Watch Ricky Gervais and Jimmy Fallon Pull Funny Faces

Originally posted 04/04/2015 01:00AM

[YOUTUBE "RYmm6porKlU"] Ricky Gervais fans know that the Derek star enjoys posting bathtub selfies on Twitter that show him pulling strange faces amid the bubbles.

So he was more than up to the task on Friday when Jimmy Fallon asked him to copy kids' funny faces from videos sent into The Tonight Show by viewers.

But when he saw the first one, he got a little concerned.

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