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Ricky Gervais Wants 'The Office' Movie Starring David Brent

by Eric Walkuski August 22, 2013 @ 11:08 AM
We all appreciated, even loved, NBC's version of 'The Office,' the show that launched Steve Carell's career and a million "that's what she said" quips. But for some, there was never any replacing the original 'Office' or Ricky Gervais' David Brent, a character for whom saying the worst thing at the worst time was as natural as breathing. A lot of us miss Brent and would like to see him return ... and we might get a chance to on the big screen!

Ricky Gervais' 'Derek': Netflix Releases Full Trailer for Latest Original Series

by Kevin Fitzpatrick August 6, 2013 @ 9:35 PM
Netflix's recent Emmy recognition had only just begun before the critically acclaimed 'Orange is the New Black' hit the scene, so will Ricky Gervais' controversial new series 'Derek' continue the streak? The streaming service has released a full trailer for its latest original series, though it remains to be seen if viewers will latch on Gervais' simple 'Derek' as they have his past protagonists.

Ricky Gervais' Netflix Series 'Derek' Gets September Premiere

by Kevin Fitzpatrick May 21, 2013 @ 2:45 PM
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While Netflix subscribers continue to chew their own hands off in anticipation of this weekend's 'Arrested Development' season 4 premiere, the streaming service has begun shoring up its plans for the latest original content releases. We previously heard that Jenji Kohan's 'Orange is the New Black' would drop this summer, while Ricky Gervais' controversial dramedy 'Derek' now has a September premiere. Find out about Gervais' TV return inside!

Watch Ricky Gervais Return as David Brent in 'The Office Revisited'

by Jacob Hall March 17, 2013 @ 11:45 AM
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A decade after it concluded, the original BBC version of 'The Office' remains one of the greatest television comedies of all time and Ricky Gervais' David Brent one of the most memorable comedic creations in TV history. Not even the diminishing returns of the once-wonderful American series can tarnish the original...but how about a YouTube follow-up to the original series? See for yourself below.

'Derek' Trailer: Ricky Gervais Returns to TV With New Controversy

by Kevin Fitzpatrick December 27, 2012 @ 3:04 PM
Derek Productions Ltd.
Whether hosting the Golden Globes or alienating the Hollywood elite, UK comedian Ricky Gervais seems to be followed by controversy everywhere he goes these days. That controversy has been no less apparent with Gervais' return to starring series with 'Derek,' taking the titular role of a mentally disabled nursing home worker. Naturally, advocate groups have taken aim at the acerbic comedian for making light of the challenged, but wouldn't you like to judge for yourself? Take a look at the trailer for Ricky Gervais' 'Derek' inside!