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Beloved 'Star Wars' Actor Warwick Davis Returning For 'Episode VII'

The Huffington Post | Christopher Rosen | Posted 10.16.2014 | Entertainment

Warwick Davis, who played Wicket in "Star Wars: Episode VI - Return of the Jedi" and also appeared in "Star Wars: Episode I - The Phantom Menace," wil...

Mike Ryan

Rare 'Star Wars' Footage Unearthed

HuffingtonPost.com | Mike Ryan | Posted 08.10.2013 | Entertainment

The "Star Wars" saga hasn’t had the best of luck with the one-off specials -– obviously 1978's ludicrous "Star Wars Holiday Special" comes to mind...

REUNION

Posted 07.26.2013 | Entertainment

Thirty years after the release of "Return of the Jedi," and on the heels of the new trilogy that's in the works, some core members of the original "St...

Cinefantastique Spotlight Podcast: Jack the Giant Slayer

Dan Persons | Posted 05.04.2013 | Entertainment
Dan Persons

Once again, America has taken a look at the latest revisionist fairy tale and sighed a collective, "Why?" Jack the Giant Slayer flopped at the box-office in its opening weekend, despite a mammoth budget and attractive leads.

The Misunderstood Life Of An Ewok

Posted 11.27.2012 | Entertainment

For many, Ewoks served as the cute and cuddly mascots for the "Star Wars" films. But Warwick Davis, who played an Ewok named Wicket in "Star Wars Epis...

'Life's Too Short': Ricky Gervais Insults Steve Carell

Posted 03.12.2012 | TV

Ricky Gervais and Stephen Merchant made their names and fortunes with "The Office," which was remade for the U.S. with them serving as executive produ...

Helena Bonham Carter Gets Nasty On 'Life's Too Short'

Posted 03.05.2012 | TV

On "Life's Too Short" (Sun.. 10:30 p.m. EST on HBO) Warwick Davis kept what he thought was a plum role for himself rather than give it to one of his c...

'Life's Too Short': Johnny Depp Gets His Revenge On Ricky Gervais

Posted 02.27.2012 | TV

Johnny Depp made a hilarious cameo appearance on Sunday night's episode of "Life's Too Short" (Sun., 10:30 p.m. EST on HBO). Playing a somewhat de...

Liam Neeson Tries (And Fails) To Be Funny On 'Life's Too Short' Premiere

Posted 02.20.2012 | TV

"High Spirits" aside, Liam Neeson is not exactly noted for his forays into the world of comedy, but on the "Life's Too Short" (Sun., 10:30 p.m. EST on...

'Harry Potter' Actor With Dwarfism Takes Stand For Little People

Posted 02.16.2012 | Impact

Actor Warwick Davis has stepped out of the sci-fi spotlight and into the documentary realm and is getting comfortable in another new role, helping oth...

Ricky Gervais' New HBO Show Proves He's Lost His Touch

Maureen Ryan | Posted 04.17.2012 | TV
Maureen Ryan

This unfunny program goes a long way toward proving that the smug, smirking Gervais has turned into The Office's David Brent.

Nicki Gostin

'Life's Too Short': Ricky Gervais, Warwick Davis Tackle The Taboo

HuffingtonPost.com | Nicki Gostin | Posted 02.15.2012 | TV

In HBO's new comedy series "Life's Too Short," dwarf actor Warwick Davis plays a dwarf actor named Warwick Davis, but that's where their similarities ...

'Life's Too Short' Poster Revealed!

Posted 01.25.2012 | TV

Ricky Gervais is returning to HBO in the faux documentary "Life's Too Short," starring "Star Wars" actor Warwick Davis and guest starring Gervais and ...

Gervais Gets A New HBO Show

Posted 01.09.2012 | TV

Ricky Gervais is returning to HBO. "The Office" mastermind's new show with Stephen Merchant, "Life's Too Short," has been scheduled for a Sun., Feb. 1...

WATCH: Liam Neeson Is A Terrible Comedian

Posted 01.11.2012 | Comedy

If Ricky Gervais was responsible for nothing else in his life beyond Patrick Stewart's guest spot on "Extras," he would still still go down as a comed...

Johnny Depp Hilariously Attacks Ricky Gervais For Golden Globes Diss

Posted 12.26.2011 | Entertainment

Finally, Johnny Depp has his revenge for the shots Ricky Gervais took at him and his film "The Tourist" at last winter's Golden Globes. Of course, Ger...

Ricky Gervais Planning Comedy About Mentally Challenged

Posted 12.02.2011 | Entertainment

Since re-joining Twitter on Thursday, Ricky Gervais has been hard at work, sending dozens of messages to his ever-expanding list of followers. Thus fa...

Massive Box Office Draws Whose Names You Don't Know

www.mentalfloss.com | David Moye | Posted 10.24.2011 | Weird News

Who is Frank Welker and why is he No. 1 on the list of "Biggest Box Office Draws" of all-time? Well, Welker is a voice actor who did the voice of O...

Show Biz

Ricky Gervais | Posted 10.19.2011 | Home
Ricky Gervais

"Life's Too Short" is a fake documentary about a showbiz dwarf. But it's not a sitcom about being short at all. It's about a man with a small man complex. He is angry, arrogant, manipulative, selfish, and above all, fame hungry.

Ricky Gervais Dresses Dwarf Friend As A Frog

Posted 10.19.2011 | Entertainment

If RIcky Gervais' new show, "Life's Too Short," is anything like this new promo clip, it'll have at least one dedicated fan: Gervais himself. The B...