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 →
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 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 →
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 →
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.
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 →
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The latest episode of Stephen Merchant’s ‘Hello Ladies’, The Dinner, is perhaps the most fully realised and well executed outing to date in the series. The episode hits upon some great comic moments whilst also managing to make the episode’s subplots feel less like filler, and more like avenues through which the world... more →