Most people know wrestler-turned action star Dwayne “The Rock” Johnson is one of the hardest blokes around. Who do you think he might have drafted in as his tag team partner? That’s right, it’s only lanky co-writer Steve “The Beanpole” Merchant.
According to Deadline, the duo are teaming up for... more →
What happens when a devout Catholic and dedicated Atheist go to war on the battleground that is late night comedy talk shows? Quite a civilised debate actually…
This is what happened this week when Stephen Colbert’s Late Show welcomed former fat funnyman Ricky Gervais on, and the topic found its way onto the existence... more →
Ricky, under the guise of office manager David Brent, stopped by BBC’s Live Lounge this week to perform the titular track from his new movie ‘Life on the Road’ (available now on DVD & Blu-Ray) and also to bang out a festive cover of ‘Have Yourself a Merry Little Christmas’ by Frank Sinatra.
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Ricky has officially announced his return to stand-up, confirming that “Humanity” will be a worldwide tour with the first shows to take place in Bristol, York, Cardiff, Manchester, Bournemouth and Belfast. Tickets for the shows are already on sale. Humanity will be Gervais’ fifth stand-up show following both Animals... more →
Having famously ‘danced’ on Red Nose Day, Ricky Gervais’ beloved office buffoon David Brent has once more hit the stage for charity, this time making a live appearance on this year’s Children in Need.
Brent, and backing band “Foregone Conclusion” performed the eponymous theme from his recent movie... more →
No one could ever accuse Ricky or Steve of being top level, professional DJs, but it wasn’t for lack of trying. Our very own Steve is King has compiled all the best bits of the boys faux-radio patter during their heyday, and it’s available for your listening ‘pleasure’ below:
Have a listen, and then pop... more →
A pre-order posting on Amazon seems to hint that the David Brent film “Life on the Road” is scheduled for a DVD and Blu-Ray release on December 12th of this year. Brent fans will be most interested by the exclusive 2 hours of bonus content promised, which is actually even longer than the film’s own 96 minutes runtime.
The... more →
A new trailer has been revealed for upcoming X-men deci-quel, and third film in the standalone ”Wolverine” series, “Logan”. Starring Hugh Jackman, Patrick Stewart and everyone’s favourite ten-foot tall mutant, Stephen Merchant. Not much is known about the plot as of now, except that ”Logan”... more →
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It was reported recently by Olivia Waring in the online edition of MetroUK that Karl Pilkington has stated he will not act again under any circumstances, and furthermore will not be doing any more podcasts with Ricky Gervais and/or Steve Merchant. The Manc who once stated it was best to only do things once is moving on, even leaving... more →
Here’s some highlights from the final episode of Series 2 of The Moaning of Life, which aired on Sky 1 on November 17, 2015…
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