An Idiot Abroad

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 a...
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...
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 ...
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...