Garry Shandling and Ricky Gervais’s Epic Sparring Match
Judd Apatow’s two-part documentary on Garry Shandling, The Zen Diaries of Garry Shandling, was released this week on HBO and it is, in a word, beautiful. In several more words, it attempts to paint a complete picture of a man who seemed to refuse to allow anyone to ever see the whole thing. It... [Read More]
Review: Ricky Gervais, “Humanity” on Netflix
Most comedians who portray themselves as being above it all or better than everyone else also undercut that persona with buffoonish behavior or ideas that let us all in on the joke. Ricky Gervais is not most comedians. And he’s slightly self-aware of that, at least in naming his first Netflix ... [Read More]
Review: Ricky Gervais, “Humanity” on Netflix
Most comedians who portray themselves as being above it all or better than everyone else also undercut that persona with buffoonish behavior or ideas that let us all in on the joke. Ricky Gervais is not most comedians. And he’s slightly self-aware of that, at least in naming his first Netflix ... [Read More]
Watch the trailer for Ricky Gervais’ new Netflix special, “Humanity”
Here we go! It’s Ricky Gervais’ first stand-up comedy special in 7 years and we only have to wait 2… MORE Watch the trailer for Ricky Gervais’ new Netflix special, “Humanity” appeared first on The Laugh Button.... [Read More]
‘Ricky Gervais: Humanity’ Premieres on Netflix Later This Month
Back in December, Ricky Gervais announced that he had a new standup special in the works at Netflix called Humanity, and today the streaming network released the trailer. The special was taped at the Apollo Hammersmith in London last year and features his takes on “aging, becoming spoiled, his... [Read More]
Ricky Gervais expands Netflix deal with second stand-up special
Netflix already has plans to premiere a new Ricky Gervais stand-up special in early 2018. Now comes word from the comedian that he’s got a second special ordered from the streaming giant. As you may have read, Netflix have bought two stand up specials. The first, Humanity, which I have toured ... [Read More]
Netflix Adds a Second Standup Special from Ricky Gervais
Ricky Gervais has two standup specials heading to Netflix. According to The Hollywood Reporter, the streaming network has bought the rights to Gervais’s next standup special, following last month’s news that Netflix would debut a special from Gervais titled after his tour Humanity, which... [Read More]
Ricky Gervais Is Deadly Sirius starts weekly radio show Oct. 24, 2017
Ricky Gervais, one of the first comedians to have a hit podcast, is returning to the booth to record a new weekly show exclusively for SiriusXM. Ricky Gervais Is Deadly Sirius will premiere next Tuesday, Oct. 24, 2017, at 11 a.m. ET. His one-hour show will air weekly on Comedy Greats ... [Read More]
Ricky Gervais is Deadly Sirius on SiriusXM
Might Ricky Gervais, the comedian who first got audiences tuned into podcasts with his previous radio show, be coming back to radio? He’s got a new pilot out for SiriusXM radio, Ricky Gervais is Deadly Sirius, and you can check it out now if you haven’t heard it yet on the radio: Ricky G... [Read More]
Ricky Gervais on why he keeps his politics out of his comedy
Comedian and actor Ricky Gervais has never been one to shy away from controversial topics — from riling up Golden… MORE Ricky Gervais on why he keeps his politics out of his comedy appeared first on The Laugh Button.... [Read More]