ricky gervais returns as david brent in the office christmas specials

The Office, Christmas Specials

The Office, Christmas Specials, 2003 The Office had gone from slow burner to international hit.  Having run for two series there was a demand from viewers for more. Writers Ricky Gervais and Stephen Merchan...
warwick davis heads the cast in life's too short

Life’s Too Short Says Ricky Gervais

Life's Too Short, 2011 During the filming of the hit show Extras, Dwarf actor Warwick Davies came up with an idea.  A comedy about a Dwarf.  Working with Ricky Gervais and Stephen Merchant the idea was develop...
publicity shot for Ricky Gervais' film David Brent Life On The Road

David Brent: Life On The Road

Ricky Gervais resurrects his popular David Brent character for this mockumentary comedy film.  Whilst the film features the popular character from The Office, Gervais was keen to emphasise to fans that it is "n...
karl Pilkington as Dougie and Ricky Gervais as Derek

Derek, 2013

Ricky Gervais: stars , writes and directs Derek.  Described as a "A bittersweet comedy drama about a group of outsiders living on society's margins" this comedy drama ran for two series and a Christmas Special ...
Ricky Gervais and friends star in Gervais' and Merchant's second comedy offering for the BBC Extras

Extras – 2005

After the success of The Office, two years later Ricky Gervais and Stephen Merchant returned to TV screens with an eagerly awaited second comedy series. Their second offering was a joint venture between HBO ...

Recent News Round Up

Here's a round up of some recent Comedy News. Dad's Army Movie Begins Filming Filming has begun on the much anticipated new movie version of Dad's Army in Yorkshire, some way away from the show’s original f...
ricky gervais returns as david brent in the office christmas specials

The Office

The Office, 2001 This was the show that made Ricky Gervais a household name.  Co - Written with Stephen Merchant the show ran for a total of 14 episodes, two series of 6 episodes each between 2001 and 2002 cul...

Office, The Movie

David Brent movie: Ricky Gervais to bring The Office character to the big screen The Independent reports that Ricky Gervais is bringing David Brent to the big screen for his own movie, Life on the Road. The...

An Idiot Abroad, 2010

It's often the most simple ideas that bring in the laughs, lets face it it was the sight of a rag and bone man going about his business that gave Galton and Simpson the idea for Steptoe and Son.  An Idiot Abroa...