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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Karl does his best Bear Grylls impression.
The fourth episode in the second series of Karl Pilkington’s “The Moaning of Life” aired on Sky 1 on November 3, 2015. Here is a review from the forum’s own essentialatom…
Ever since he nearly choked to death on a Mr. Freeze ice pop as a child, Karl Pilkington... more →
Karl recalls Central Park in fall…
“The Moaning of Life 2″ marks the return of the beloved Karl Pilkington, who’s whingeing his way around the world to find and dismiss cultural expressions of affirmation. Episode 2, entitled “Identity”, aired on October 20 in the UK on Sky 1 and focused on image,... more →
Karl in Times Square
For those who may have missed it, Karl Pilkington’s critically-acknowledged “The Moaning of Life” has returned to Sky 1 for a second series. The first episode, “Art”, aired October 13, and you can check out what people are saying in our forum! In the hour-long episode, the middle-aged... more →
A bit out of the blue this one… but Ricky’s next project has been announced and it is a Netflix-backed feature film called “The Special Correspondents”. The film stars Eric Bana as a lazy news reporter who fakes coverage of a war, while hunkered down in his New York apartment with co-star Ricky Gervais. Ricky... more →
If you’ve never caught Steve’s Hello Ladies series the premise is quite simple – Steve plays Stuart, a British web-designer living in Los Angeles, a character based on the unlucky-in-love persona that Steve has used throughout radio shows, podcasts, interviews and his ‘Hello Ladies’ stand-up tour over... more →
We have TWO signed copies of Karl’s book The Moaning of Life, which has just been released in paperback, courtesy of publishers Canongate.
To enter the competition you need to visit our Facebook page over at facebook.com/pilkipedia – you’ll see details in the top post – Karl Book Competition.
Two lucky winners... more →
If you’ve always wanted to meet Karl, or if you’re a fan of bookstores and Sharpies, and you’re in the London area you can head out to Waterstones Piccadilly tomorrow and get in line to meet your favorite Manc! Karl will be signing copies of “The Moaning of Life”. Note that there will not be... more →
We proudly present five of the best fancy dress costumes Karl has ever worn… feel free to add your own suggestions in the comments.
…as a whoopee cushion
…as a Mexican wrestler
…as a woman
…as a panda
…and as whatever this was…