David Brent

Ricky Gervais To Resurrect David Brent

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 26.03.2014 | UK Entertainment

Ricky Gervais has revealed plans to bring back his infamous character David Brent for a new mockumentary series. Viewers first met the tragic chara...

REVIEWS: Ricky's Stage Debut As Musician David Brent Leaves Critics Wanting More

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 15.10.2013 | UK Entertainment

Ricky Gervais performed his first ever concert as David Brent in London on Monday night and reviews have been mainly positive. The comedian played ...

Graduate 'Forced To Dance' At Currys Interview Lands 'Dream Job'

The Huffington Post UK/PA | Posted 01.12.2013 | UK

A graduate forced to do a David Brent-style breakdance at the interview for a job at a Currys Megastore has bagged his dream job as a result of the t...

'I Just Felt So Embarrassed And Uncomfortable'

The Huffington Post UK/ PA | Charlotte Meredith | Posted 09.09.2013 | UK

What would you do if you arrived at a job interview and were told you had to perform in a dance off? A university graduate has claimed he was face...

'The Office': The Greatest TV Show Ever Made

Tim Bradley | Posted 29.09.2013 | UK Entertainment
Tim Bradley

As titles for pieces go, I'm aware this one fits all too snugly into the hyperbole driven world of internet opinion, but in order to make a point about how strongly I feel about Ricky Gervais and Stephen Merchant's The Office (incredibly now 12 years old) I'll play along and set my stall out; I genuinely believe it to be the finest example of television ever broadcast.

WATCH: David Brent's Latest Guitar Lesson

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 30.07.2013 | UK Comedy

He's back! With his new guitar lesson! And this time he's bringing us a song about his hometown Slough. Take it away, Ricky Gervais David Brent......

WATCH: David Brent's First Guitar Tutorial

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 22.05.2013 | UK Comedy

He's back! OK, so he was sort of back with the Comic Relief song 'Equality Street'. But now he's REALLY back. David Brent, that is. Yes, Rick...

Ricky Gervais Has Hardly Ever Watched The US Office

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 15.07.2013 | UK Entertainment

Ricky Gervais has admitted that, despite his massive royalty cheques for the US version of The Office, he has very seldom watched the show himself. ...

CLIP: Ricky Gervais's 'Global Cult, But Without Brainwashing'

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 13.07.2013 | UK Entertainment

Ricky Gervais may be bringing 'The Ricky Gervais Show' to an end, but it's not without a sad look back. He says: “I’m incredibly fond and p...

Bringing Brent Back

PA | Posted 10.05.2013 | UK Entertainment

Ricky Gervais is set to reprise his role as The Office's David Brent. The comic will resurrect the former Wernham Hogg boss for a series of YouTube...

WATCH: David Brent's Rapping Return For Comedy Relief

The Huffington Post UK | Caroline Frost | Posted 15.05.2013 | UK Entertainment

David Brent returned to our screens last night, and it was as if he had never been away. For Comic Relief, Ricky Gervais unwrapped his iconic alte...

Comic Relief Raises Record £75 Million

PA | Posted 19.03.2013 | UK Entertainment

One Direction, Ricky Gervais, Russell Brand and other celebrities have helped Comic Relief raise a whopping £75 million, a record amount for the char...

COMIC RELIEF: What Stars Are Doing Something Funny For Money? Here's The Lineup

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 14.03.2013 | UK Entertainment

Comic Relief kicks off its 25th anniversary properly tonight on BBC1, with lots of celebrities doing something 'funny for money'... Here are just s...

Could We Be Seeing Even More Of David Brent?

PA | Posted 11.03.2013 | UK Entertainment

Ricky Gervais said the return of 'The Office' boss David Brent for Comic Relief may not be the end of his much-loved comedy creation. Slough's famo...

FIRST LOOK: Ricky Gervais Back As David Brent

The Huffington Post UK | Ashley Percival | Posted 28.02.2013 | UK Entertainment

Ricky Gervais has unveiled the trailer for the Comic Relief special of 'The Office'. The comedian is back as David Brent for a one-off special to b...

Who Said It? Brendan Rodgers or David Brent? (QUIZ)

The Huffington Post UK | Samuel Luckhurst | Posted 12.02.2013 | UK Sport

Brendan Rodgers' Liverpool lost to West Brom on Monday night and are still yet to beat a team in the top half of the Barclays Premier League table. ...

A Question of Character

Stefan Stern | Posted 19.09.2012 | UK Politics
Stefan Stern

Stephen Covey died this week. You may not have heard of him, or even of his multi-million best-seller The Seven Habits of Highly Effective People, which was published in 1989.

David Cameron Or David Brent?

Posted 09.05.2012 | UK Politics

David Cameron or David Brent? That was the question posed by Ed Miliband on Wednesday as he tore into the government's plans for the coming year. T...