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The Office Ten Years On: A Personnel Update

HuffingtonPost.com | Sarah Dean | Posted 09.07.2011 | Home

Ricky Gervais and Stephen Merchant struck gold on 9th July 20001, when their sitcom about the day-to-day lives of the employees of a Slough paper merc...

BBC denies Twitter ban on stars

digitalspy.co.uk | Posted 09.04.2011 | Home

The BBC has insisted that it is not planning to ban its staff, talent and writers from using social networking sites such as Twitter. It was report...

UK Author Sues Ricky Gervais Over Children's Book

San Jose Mercury News | Posted 08.31.2011 | Books

A little-known author is suing British comic Ricky Gervais for allegedly stealing his ideas when he wrote his successful "Flanimals" children's book....

'The Office' New Boss: Jim, Dwight Or Andy?

Posted 08.29.2011 | Entertainment

After all those guest stars, it looks like "The Office" may be hiring from within, after all. Following star Steve Carell's summer announcement tha...

WATCH: Gervais, Feingold & Cat Support 'The Onion' Pulitzer

Posted 08.23.2011 | Comedy

And still the chorus of 'Onion' Pulitzer supporters grows. We've heard from Tom Hanks & Arianna Huffington, Ira Glass & Gayle King and now Ricky Gerva...

WATCH: Sneak Peek At Ricky Gervais' New Show

Posted 08.22.2011 | Comedy

In typical Ricky Gervais fashion, the promo for his upcoming BBC2 series "Life's Too Short" combines the perfect amount of genuine charm and awkward e...

WATCH: Ricky Gervais' Ridiculous Conan 'Interview'

Posted 08.10.2011 | Comedy

You can always count on Ricky Gervais to give an entertaining interview, but we're not sure what he did on Thursday night's "Conan" can technically be...

HuffPost Review: The Trip

Marshall Fine | Posted 08.09.2011 | Entertainment
Marshall Fine

The pleasures of The Trip are subtle and absurd. The humor is found in the moment by a pair of witty performers who cast a gimlet eye on everything they encounter -- including each other.

7 Stars Who Think Marriage Is Obsolete

Huffington Post | Ashley Reich and Sara Wilson | Posted 07.26.2011 | Divorce

Marriage, once viewed as mandatory, is just one of many lifestyle options in today's anything-goes society. Couples are living together for long stret...

Ricky Gervais Disses 'The Office' Finale

Posted 07.20.2011 | Entertainment

UPDATE: Gervais wrote another blog entry on Friday, this one defending his comments and denying any malice toward the US. "Office." Sorry, who diss...

Is This The New Boss On 'The Office'?

Posted 07.18.2011 | Entertainment

The new boss at Dunder Mifflin may be the season finale guest star with whom Americans are least familiar. According to The Hollywood Reporter, the s...

WATCH: Louis CK Is The 'Blackest White Guy'' Chris Rock Knows?

Posted 06.25.2011 | Comedy

HBO's "Talking Funny" featuring Ricky Gervais, Chris Rock, Jerry Seinfeld and Louis CK aired for the first time on Friday night, and with any luck, th...

Jim Carrey Joins 'The Office'

Posted 06.22.2011 | Entertainment

Dunder Mifflin just got a late entry into the job applicant pool. It was announced on Thursday that Jim Carrey will appear in the season finale of "T...

5 Easy Ways for Comedians to Survive The View

Hulu.com | Posted 06.14.2011 | Comedy
Hulu.com

There's this grainy Zapruder film of the world's best living comic, Louis C.K., appearing on The View, and he's getting completely manhandled.

Jon Stewart Demands Ricky Gervais Golden Globes Apology

Posted 06.15.2011 | Entertainment

Jon Stewart is demanding an apology, from one major award show host to another. Controversially hilarious Golden Globes host Ricky Gervais stopped ...

The Future Of 'The Office Stars Revealed

Posted 06.14.2011 | Entertainment

Could Dunder Mifflin be promoting from within? With Steve Carell leaving "The Office" in just a few weeks, the show brought in a plethora of specia...

WATCH: Ricky Gervais Mocks Louis C.K. In An Elevator

The Huffington Post | Katla McGlynn | Posted 06.13.2011 | Comedy

Riding in an elevator with Louis C.K. and Ricky Gervais is something few people will get to experience, but now thanks to this video courtesy of "The ...

Ricky Gervais On Golden Globes: 'I Did Nothing Wrong And I Wouldn't Apologize'

Posted 06.13.2011 | Entertainment

Months later, Ricky Gervais still stands behind his high profile insult-fest as the host of the Golden Globes. Gervais, who tore into Hollywood's big...

'The Office' Names Its New Stars

Posted 06.12.2011 | Entertainment

We still don't know who will replace Michael Scott at Dunder Mifflin, but now, we do know the names of the candidates. The series will compensate for...

WATCH: Go Behind The Scenes Of 'Curb Your Enthusiasm' Season 8

Posted 06.12.2011 | Comedy

The dog days of summer can't come soon enough for "Curb Your Enthusiasm" fans. The eighth season filmed last year on location in New York, David's ho...

Ray Romano Heads To 'The Office'

Posted 06.05.2011 | Entertainment

For a regional paper company in Scranton, Dunder Mifflin sure has been attracting a lot of big names. While star Steve Carell is leaving the show e...

Rainn Wilson 'Ready, Willing And Able To Move On' From 'The Office'

Posted 05.31.2011 | Entertainment

Steve Carell, lead star of "The Office" and Dunder Mifflin boss, is leaving the show after seven seasons -- his final episode is April 28th. While the...

EXCLUSIVE: Seinfeld, C.K., Rock & Gervais Crack Each Other Up

The Huffington Post | Katla McGlynn | Posted 05.28.2011 | Comedy

Next month HBO will air what looks to be one of the funniest conversations among comedians we've ever seen: "Talking Funny" with Jerry Seinfeld, Chris...

WATCH: Sneak Preview Of This Week's 'Ricky Gervais Show'

Posted 05.25.2011 | Comedy

What kind of magazine would you think "Boyz" is? A fun periodical for rambunctious young boys? A weekly rag focusing on hip-hop culture? Think again. ...

HUGE Star Studded 'Office' Finale

Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment

Michael Scott is an unabashed student of comedy (not an A+ student, mind you). It's too bad he's calling it quits early; he's missing a visit from som...