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Ricky Gervais is back…

By Roger Friedman HollywoodNews.com: Ricky Gervais visited “The Office” last night. On Golden Globe night, you may recall, he told me: “Watch the show on January 27th. It will give you a good idea who’s going to run The Office next.” Uh huh. It does seem from the clip (below)[...]

Ricky Gervais will not replace Steve Carell in U.S. version of “The Office”

HollywoodNews.com: Will Ricky Gervais replace Steve Carell on the U.S. version of “The Office,” and reclaim the role the thesp originally played in the U.K. series? “Ricky Gervais? There’s no way,” Steve Carell told ABC News. “He doesn’t want to do that at all.” The name of Gervais’ character in[...]

Ricky Gervais Supports Steve Carrell’s Decision to Leave “The Office”

HollywoodNews.com: Even though it would be breaking the hearts of every loyal fan of “The Office,” Steve Carrell announced his decision to leave the acclaimed comedy earlier this week. And what’s more, producer Ricky Gervais supports his decision. Gervais, who starred in the British version of the award-winning show, confessed[...]