Ricky and Steve’s second sitcom Extras finished back in 2007 with Andy Millman shunning his C-list celebrity life in favour of his friendship with Maggie. In the years since the show ended several of its fictional scenarios have come to life, below are our top five.
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It was a bumper year for Ricky, Steve and Karl on TV. You can read about the five shows they starred in below to help pick your favourite, then you can vote in the poll on the right hand side of the page. (You may not be able to view the poll if you’re browsing on a mobile device.)
The Moaning of Life
Karl continued his world... more →
Having won seven Baftas for The Office and Extras, two Golden Globes, an Emmy and countless British Comedy Awards, Ricky might have expected a National Television Award to be the perfect addition to his enormous award cabinet.
Unfortunately for Ricky, and in spite of a Twitter campaign that featured tweets from celebrities like... more →
Karl Pilkington’s fourth travel series, The Moaning Of Life, is headed to America.
While the first of its kind without puppetmasters Ricky Gervais and Steve Merchant, The Moaning of Life has been well-received on our forum amongst those who saw it aired on Sky1. Now it will be broadcast in America on The Science Channel, home... more →
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5. Nile Rodgers from Chic.
4. Pornographic film director Pierre Woodman
3. Rapper Pitbull
2. Baby from German swimming video
1. Die Hard 2 Extra
Karl returns home on the 16th November to do a book-signing in the Trafford Park branch of ASDA in Manchester. The signing will last from 12pm to 4pm, but if you can make it, go early to avoid disappointment as they expect it to be packed!
All the details can be seen in the flyer below, you don’t have to buy the book... more →
Two words are sufficient to provide a compelling reason to watch the latest installment of this documentary of Karl Pilkington’s travels and search for meaning without longtime handler/haranguers Ricky Gervais and Steve Merchant:
In an episode where Karl seeks to understand how others view happiness,... more →