Derek

Derek's second series comes to its finale this evening, with Ricky Gervais's character trying out a new experience - going
Ricky Gervais' new TV series 'Derek' has been recommissioned for a second series, it has been confirmed. The Channel 4 comedy
Derek's twinkly music set the scene in the customary manner, for what turned out to be the most striking episode yet. I don't
When I first saw the adverts for My Mad Fat Diary and Derek I was extremely dubious about the pair of them. My Mad Fat Diary was advertised as a programme much like Skins but with a 'mad fat' girl as the main character.
'Derek's second episode found a young lady sent to carry out her community service, and the residents joining together to
Assisted suicide is not inherently funny. Or is it? And an intellectual disability should not to be laughed at. Or (wait for it) should it? In amongst all the talk, the outrage and conflicting views I cannot help but think, comedy should be controversial.
What is the ultimate test of physical and mental endurance? Some would say a marathon. Others would say 20 marathons in 20 days. Some others would even say completing the Tour de France without any performance enhancing drugs. How about a month without alcohol?
So now the time has to forget about the Olympics and indeed the Queen's jubilee it's time to focus on the telly programmes that we'll be watching in 2013. My top telly tips for the year ahead include a mixture of comedy, drama and a bit of reality TV thrown in to keep it err... real.
Funnyman Ricky Gervais was delighted when his pilot for Derek won a Hollywood award earlier this month, calling the honour
Derek, Ricky Gervais' comedy drama about a vulnerable man working in an old people's home, has been commissioned for a full
Ricky Gervais says that he hopes his retirement home comedy Derek will make it to US televisions screens, following the Stateside
As both a comedy writer and the sister of someone with learning disabilities, to say that I was interested in watching Ricky Gervais's Derek is something of an understatement. That's right: I was mildly intrigued.
Ricky Gervais has been on a rollercoaster of affection with his viewing public, since "doing the dance" into their consciousness
Ricky Gervais has defended his new TV show Derek over concerns the sitcom mocks those with learning difficulties. The British
Has Ricky Gervais finally gone too far? After recently cooking up a storm on Twitter by using the word "mong" - an old-fashioned