Tag Archives: Ricky Gervais

Ten candidates to host the 88th Academy Awards

As always seems to be the case immediately after the Oscars, a lot of chatter has turned to who should be the next host of the show following Neil Patrick Harris’ turn on Sunday. Honestly, the Academy Awards doesn’t actually need a host, but since they’re committed to the idea,[...]

Oscars®: Muppets Most Wanted – What’s up with the 2015 Awards Race

Directed by: James Bobin Written by: James Bobin and Nicholas Stoller Main Cast: Ricky Gervais, Ty Burrell, Tina Fey make up the main human actors, with various others voicing the Muppet cast members, plus cameos from tons of others in Hollywood Past Oscar relations: The Muppets won Best Original Song (the song Man[...]

Ricky Gervais: No more cruelty, no more animal testing

HollywoodNews.com: Cruelty Free International, a new global non-profit organization spells out vision to end product testing on animals worldwide. Ricky Gervais, Ambassador for Cruelty Free International, states: “I am delighted to support the launch of Cruelty Free International, the exciting global campaign to end the use of animals in product[...]

Golden Globes: Red Carpet Couples Photo Gallery – Jan. 16, 2012

HollywoodNews.com: At last night’s Golden Globes, couples took to the red carpet to not only flaunt their lasting relationships in Hollywood, but also their styles. Many actors and actresses brought their best accessories – their significant others. From host Ricky Gervais and his wife, Jane Fallon, to George Clooney and his[...]

The Taming of Ricky Gervais: Golden Globe Awards

By Michael Russnow HollywoodNews.com: For the past two years I’ve written reviews of The Golden Globes excoriating Ricky Gervais for mostly tedious humor and lapses in judgment that resulted in so-called jokes that were in severely bad taste. I’m not a prude and have enjoyed Gervais in the past when he[...]

Ricky Gervais: Grade his Golden Globes hosting job – AWARDS ALLEY

By Sean O’Connell hollywoodnews.com: What is the over/under or the number of minutes Golden Globes host Ricky Gervais spent on screen Sunday night? Ten minutes? 15? Seriously, after the host worked through his opening monologue, he seemed to disappear for enormous chunks of time. Was that the HFPA’s approach? Is that[...]

Ricky Gervais, “Tintin” and the Critics’ Choice in today’s Oscar news – AWARDS ALLEY

By Sean O’Connell hollywoodnews.com: It’s a quiet Friday in Hollywood as the industry recuperates from the Critics’ Choice Movie Awards and prepares for Sunday’s Golden Globes. But that doesn’t mean there isn’t news and analysis to be found, so let’s run through the hot topics of the day. – In case[...]

Oscar race about to get “Extremely Loud and Incredibly Close” – AWARDS ALLEY

By Sean O’Connell hollywoodnews.com: A lot happening in Oscar land the last few days. Let’s run through the biggest stories of the moment. – Brooks Barnes covers “Extremely Loud and Incredibly Close,” the last of the legitimate Oscar contenders to drop, in the NY Times. I’m heading to a screening of[...]

Ricky Gervais set to host the 2012 Golden Globes

HollywoodNews.com: Ricky Gervais is back and will officially be hosting the 2012 Golden Globes. Show announcers have confirmed that he will be the host of the 69th annual show, states UsMagazine.com. Gervais previously hosted and got slammed for dissing a number of stars during the gig. After last year, Gervais wasn’t sure[...]

Oscars: Ricky Gervais wants to host the Oscars … and the Globes – AWARDS ALLEY

By Sean O’Connell hollywoodnews.com: Something tells me Ricky Gervais isn’t the “solution” the Academy is looking for in the wake of the recent Brett Ratner-Eddie Murphy scandal. But that didn’t stop the stand-up comic from volunteering his services as next year’s Oscar host … and Golden Globes host, as well. “I’ll do[...]
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