The whole idea of sitcom laugh tracks make us cringe. Do we really need to be told when something is funny? Regardless, hit TV shows continue to do it. Owen Cooper decided to see if it would be any better if he swapped the “live studio audience” with Ricky Gervais’ laugh.
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(PG-13: Language) “People live their life like an open wound to be famous. Now, they do anything (looks at camera) to be famous.” Ricky Gervais can barely tolerate Tabasco, but he still went on Hot Ones to talk about his distended sack, political correctness, and more.
Actor Ricky Gervais thinks that the guys on YouTube who rattle off a bunch of impressions are just a bunch of showoffs, and he told Jimmy Fallon that he can do it better. Though Ricky has a much looser definition of what an impression is than real impressionists do.
(PG-13) The Office’s original regional manager David Brent is now a touring rock star. Actually he’s now a traveling salesman, but he’s also a touring rock star. Yes, he’s paying for the band’s tour out of his own pocket! Just, can you not, come on. *sigh*
Ricky Gervais and Eric Bana play radio journalists claiming to be in war zones while actually holed up in a New York City apartment. Their scheme backfires when they convince the world that they’ve been kidnapped in Ecuador. Premieres on Netflix on 4/29/16.