Golden Globes TV predictions: Editors divided over Best Comedy Actor — Bill Hader, Ben Platt or Ricky Gervais?

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Taika Waititi’s Oscar Hopeful ‘Jojo Rabbit’ Gets Meta With ‘Downfall’ Hitler Meme

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Pee-yew! 7 of your favorite Netflix shows just got skunked at the Emmys, including ‘Kimmy Schmidt’ and ‘Haunting of Hill House’

With Netflix continuing to churn out more and more original content, it’s no surprise to see that the streaming giant amassed a whopping 117 Emmy nominations this year, up slightly from 112 last year. ...

Bill Hader (‘Barry’) would be the first HBO series lead actor to win multiple Emmys since that Other mobster

HBO has been an Emmy juggernaut for so long that it might be surprising to learn only one lead actor has ever won multiple times for a series on the premium network: James Gandolfini (“The Sopranos”). ...

Ricky Gervais (‘After Life’) on how ‘everyone’s grieving’ and the freedom to say what you want [Complete Interview Transcript]

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Emmy spotlight: Ricky Gervais (‘After Life’) gives performance of a lifetime as grieving widower speaking his mind

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The Twilight Zone Episode 10 Review: Blurryman

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Ricky Gervais (‘After Life’) on his risky new series: ‘I want to be braver, less compromised, more honest’ [Exclusive Video Interview]

The idea for the Netflix series “After Life” came from Ricky Gervais imagining what would happen “if you lost everything, and you thought about killing yourself, but then you didn’t. Everything else ...

Ian McKellen movies: 12 greatest films, ranked worst to best, include ‘Lord of the Rings,’ ‘Gods and Monsters,’ ‘X-Men’

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Ian McKellen movies: 12 greatest films ranked worst to best

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Scream Factory’s August Releases Include Vice Squad Collector’s Edition, Horror Of Frankenstein, and Steelbooks of Forbidden World and Galaxy Of Terror

Back in April, Scream Factory heated up their summer release schedule with a bunch of new Blu-ray announcements for July, and now they're adding even more must-see scares to the calendar with a new ...

Netflix Review – After Life

Liam Hoofe reviews After Life… By this point in Ricky Gervais’ career, fans have begun to know what to expect from the controversial comedian. Despite never quite reaching the heights of his earlier ...

Ricky Gervais on ‘After Life,’ Coping With Grief and the Kevin Hart Oscars Debacle

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TV Review: ‘After Life,’ From Ricky Gervais

TV Review: ‘After Life,’ From Ricky Gervais “After Life” tells a familiar story. A bitter man, this time hardened by the untimely death of his wife, lashes out at a world he believes isn’t worth living in until he opens himself up to the ...

After Life Review

Ricky Gervais’ new Netflix series After Life is a darker and more solemn affair than we’ve come to expect from the creator of The Office, Extras and Derek. Written, directed by and starring Gervais ...

Stephen Merchant Latches On To The Dreams Of “Fighting With My Family”

Director/writer/actor Stephen Merchant, on the television end, has yielded top notch collaborations with Ricky Gervais in The Office and Extras. The pair also co-directed the 2010 feature Cemetery ...

‘Fighting With My Family’ Review

Stars: Florence Pugh, Dwayne Johnson, Lena Headey, Vince Vaughn, Jack Lowden, Nick Frost | Written and Directed by Stephen Merchant In a year with such upcoming hotly anticipated features from the ...

‘Fighting With My Family’ Director Stephen Merchant on Stepping Beyond Comedy and Into the Wrestling Ring [Interview]

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Podtalk: Director Stephen Merchant for ‘Fighting with My Family’

Chicago – Stephen Merchant is well known for his hilarious takes on über-tall (he’s six-foot-seven) and awkward comedy. He helped create the British “The Office” TV series with longtime collaborator ...

11 of David Bowie’s Most Iconic Film and TV Roles (Videos)

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