Gervais Invades: Next Stop, ‘The Office’

Ricky Gervais is headed to Scranton. The original UK “Office” boss will reprise his role as David Brent (opposite his awards nemesis Steve Carell, no less) on the Jan. 27 episode of NBC’s “The Office,” Vulture reports. “It’s a little more than if you blink, you’ll miss it, but if you don’t set your TiVo […]

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What To Watch: Weekend

TOP PICK: ‘2011 Golden Globe Awards‘ (Sunday at 8pm ET on NBC) In the only awards show to honor the best in film and television, Golden Globe and Emmy Award winner Ricky Gervais returns for an encore performance as host of “The 68th Annual Golden Globe Awards.” This year’s show will again be broadcast live […]

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Ricky Gervais Back as Golden Globes Host

BY: MIKE CIDONI LOS ANGELES – Ricky Gervais says he agreed to do a second turn as host of Sunday’s Golden Globe Awards because he wants “to do a proper job this time.” “I don’t think I went far enough,” continues the comic actor-director-writer-producer. “Obviously not, because they invited me back. So, I’m going to […]

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New On DVD This Week: Big Love, The Ricky Gervais Show, Mannix

Big Love Honored with multiple Emmy and Golden Globe nominations, ‘Big Love‘ features a dynamic ensemble cast including Bill Paxton, Jeanne Tripplehorn, Ginnifer Goodwin, and Chloë Sevigny (who won the 2010 Best Supporting Actress Golden Globe Award for her role in the series). Magnetic and wholly original, Big Love has boldly portrayed the engrossing life […]

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Winter TV Premieres: The Welcome Back Kids

The winter television season signifies a time of change. Some fall favorites will have disappeared (“The Good Guys,” “Undercovers“), others will have changed time slots (“Fringe,” “30 Rock,” “Blue Bloods“), still others are coming back after way too much time off (“Parks & Recreation,” for instance), and then there are the new shows. Midseason is […]

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