Lifes Too Short

Is Gervais Holding a Mirror Up to Society or Is He Just a Bully?

Iddo Goldfarb | Posted 31.05.2013 | UK Comedy
Iddo Goldfarb

Don't get me wrong, I happen to think that Gervais is a genuinely talented actor (almost in spite of himself) but he must know that his muppet face, ridiculous enough in the first place, has been compromised by a decade of retarded gurning.

Life's Too Short Special Reunites Willow Stars Warwick And Val

The Huffington Post UK | Caroline Frost | Posted 28.03.2013 | UK Entertainment

How DID Ricky Gervais persuade Val Kilmer to do this? That'll be the question left unanswered for viewers of the Easter special of 'Life's Too Sho...

Gervais Reveals The Award That Means The Most...

WENN | Posted 28.08.2012 | UK Entertainment

Funnyman Ricky Gervais was delighted when his pilot for Derek won a Hollywood award earlier this month, calling the honour more thrilling than his pre...

Caroline Frost

Tonight's TV Pick: Will Derek Prove The Gervais Doubters Wrong?

HuffingtonPost.com | Caroline Frost | Posted 12.04.2012 | UK Entertainment

Ricky Gervais has been on a rollercoaster of affection with his viewing public, since "doing the dance" into their consciousness as beleaguered everym...

'Derek's Just Different'

WENN | Posted 09.06.2012 | UK Entertainment

Ricky Gervais has defended his new TV show Derek over concerns the sitcom mocks those with learning difficulties. The British funnyman plays the t...

WATCH: Ricky Shows His Soft Side

The Huffington Post UK | Caroline Frost | Posted 15.05.2012 | UK Entertainment

Ricky Gervais may find himself embroiled in controversial Twitter hoo-has over his descriptions of humans, but there is no doubting his sincerity when...

A Little Chat With Warwick?

WENN | Posted 21.04.2012 | UK Entertainment

Warwick Davis has revealed he is in talks to host his own chat show. The Life's Too Short star told The Daily Telegraph that he is in negotiations ...

Ricky Revisits Golden Globes 'Offence'

WENN | Posted 06.03.2012 | UK Entertainment

Ricky Gervais has addressed the jokes that landed him in trouble after last year's Golden Globes as part of a column he has written for the new issue ...

Ricky Tries Again

WENN | Posted 21.02.2012 | UK Entertainment

Ricky Gervais has filmed a new comedy pilot for Channel 4 - in which he plays a nursing home care worker. The funnyman plays the title role in Dere...

Sam Parker

REVIEW: Gervais's Dwarf Sitcom Not Short Enough

HuffingtonPost.com | Sam Parker | Posted 21.12.2011 | UK Entertainment

And so we arrived at the final scene of Ricky Gervais and Stephen Merchant's sitcom about a dwarf. Its lead character Warwick Davis was tucked up ...

Caroline Frost

Life's Too Short - Is This Johnny's Sweet Revenge?

HuffingtonPost.com | Caroline Frost | Posted 17.01.2012 | UK Entertainment

Life's Too Short, Ricky Gervais and Stephen Merchant's latest sitcom built around the trials and tribulations of actor dwarf Warwick Davis, sees a biz...

Caroline Frost

Review: Life's Too Short - Have Gervais and Merchant Pulled It Off Again?

HuffingtonPost.com | Caroline Frost | Posted 10.01.2012 | UK Entertainment

Ricky Gervais and Stephen Merchant have an impeccable scorecard. From their triumph a decade ago with The Office, the success of Extras proving they w...

Stephen Merchant - On His Own And Looking For A Lady (EXCLUSIVE CLIP)

The Huffington Post UK | Caroline Frost | Posted 09.01.2012 | UK Entertainment

Stephen Merchant is a busy man. When he's not editing his new mockumentary Life's Too Short, co-written with his usual partner in crime Ricky Gervais ...

Ricky Gervais Slams Britain's 'Fame-Hungry' Society

PA | Posted 31.12.2011 | UK Entertainment

Ricky Gervais has criticised British culture for stifling aspiration and hit out at today's "fame-hungry" society. The creator of The Office and Ex...

Caroline Frost

Stephen Merchant: 'Being Tall Defines You'

HuffingtonPost.com | Caroline Frost | Posted 13.12.2011 | UK Entertainment

Stephen Merchant bounds onto stage with a spring in his ample step, energetically greets his rapturous audience and launches into his routine. Straigh...

Ricky Gervais Signs Helena Bonham Carter For BBC Sitcom

Posted 18.10.2011 | UK Entertainment

PRESS ASSOCIATION -- Helena Bonham Carter is to be among the guests in Ricky Gervais's new BBC sitcom. The Oscar-nominated star - who was up for th...

Warwick Davis Can't Wait To Be Huge

www.thesun.co.uk | Posted 16.09.2011 | UK Entertainment

Mini Warwick Davis is about to be huge thanks to a sitcom by Ricky Gervais about life as a dwarf - and he can't wait....

Ricky Gervais Denies Dwarf Cruelty

PA | Posted 13.09.2011 | UK Entertainment

PRESS ASSOCIATION -- Ricky Gervais has denied suggestions he is cruel to dwarves after it was claimed he loved to watch them fight on the set of his n...