Name: Ricky Gervais
Birth Name: 
Ricky Dene Gervais
Birth Date: 
June 25, 1961
Birth Place: 
Reading, England
Comedian, Actor, Producer, Director
Relationship Status: 
Dating Jane Fallon
Celebrity Ranking # 1740

69th Annual Golden Globe Nominations: Complete List

Posted Thursday December 15, 2011 10:10 AM GMT

The Beverly Hilton Hotel was abuzz with Tinseltown excitement this morning (December 15) as the 69th Annual Golden Globe Nominations were announced.


Ricky Gervais: I Was Invited to Host 2012 Golden Globes

Posted Tuesday February 1, 2011 10:52 AM GMT

He totally bombed as the host of the 2011 Golden Globe Awards, but Ricky Gervais claims he was invited to come back and host the 2012 event.

The “Ghost Town” actor stated that despite the rumors that he was asked not to come back, the Hollywood Foreign Press Association has extended him an offer.

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Ricky Gervais Set for "The Office" Appearance

Posted Thursday January 20, 2011 1:45 PM GMT

They say bad press is better than no press at all, and that's proving to be correct for under-the-gun comedian Ricky Gervais.

While the British comic may have insulted just about everyone at this year’s Golden Globes, it has just been announced that he'll soon be appearing on NBC’s hit show “The Office.”

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Ricky Gervais: I Didn't Go Too Far

Posted Wednesday January 19, 2011 5:28 PM GMT

His Golden Globes hosting gig is certainly one of the most talked about things in Hollywood this week, but Ricky Gervais doesn’t feel he did anything wrong.

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Ricky Gervais’ Post-Globes Big Apple Outing

Posted Tuesday January 18, 2011 4:06 PM GMT

Braving the nasty weather, Ricky Gervais was spotted out and about in New York City earlier today (January 18).

The “Invention of Lying” funnyman was joined by his wife Jane Fallon as he encountered photographers on the streets of Manhattan.


Ricky Gervais Explains Globes Hosting "Disappearance"

Posted Tuesday January 18, 2011 12:58 AM GMT

Not getting the response in which he hoped for, Ricky Gervais has spoken out regarding rumors that he was sidelined at the 68th Annual Golden Globe Awards due to his over-the-line comments during the early part of the ceremony.

In a statement released Monday (January 17), the British funnyman said, "Everyone took it well and the atmosphere backstage and at the after show was great."


Ricky Gervais: Gone from the Golden Globes

Posted Monday January 17, 2011 2:39 PM GMT

It’s no secret that he stepped on plenty of toes at last night’s 68th Annual Golden Globe Awards, and Ricky Gervais isn’t looking to make a third appearance as host.

The crass British comedian, who hosted last year’s awards as well, was booed by the audience multiple times and took cheap shots at pretty much everyone he introduced.


Ricky Gervais' Insult-Riddled Golden Globe Gig

Posted Monday January 17, 2011 10:44 AM GMT

Last year he was a huge hit as host of the Golden Globe Awards, but Ricky Gervais may have gone too far this time around.