Ricky Gervais

British Stars at the Golden Globes

Let’s kick off the awards season with some Brit spotting at the 2015 Golden Globes. Some of our favorite British actors were in attendance to accept awards, present awards, rub elbows with their Hollywood counterparts, or just …

6 American Sitcoms Based on British Originals

Back in November, the Anglophenia video channel pulled together a comprehensive list of all of the American TV shows that were given a dusting down and a glittering up for an American audience. Some were huge hit shows on both sides of …

Ricky Gervais Promises Longer ‘Derek’ Special for Netflix Premiere

U.K. fans of Derek said farewell to the Ricky Gervais-created character over the Christmas period, with an hour-long finale special that aired on Channel 4 on December 22.

WATCH: Ricky Gervais Remembers ‘Night at the Museum’ Co-Star Robin Williams

As the year draws to a close the show business world continues to mourn those we’ve lost in 2014. At the Night at the Museum: Secret of the Tomb premiere, the last film in which Robin Williams appears, Ricky Gervais, who worked …

WATCH: Martin Freeman in ‘The Office: Middle Earth’ on SNL

You may have already seen this, but it bears repeating. Because no matter how impressive it seems the first time, it’s only on the second or third viewing that you realize how odd it must be for Martin Freeman to reenact scenes he …

WATCH: Ricky Gervais Swaps Lips with Jimmy Fallon on ‘Tonight Show’

British actor and comedian Ricky Gervais swung by the The Tonight Show with Jimmy Fallon to … well, we’re assuming he was there to talk about an upcoming project, but it turned into a sort of mash-up.

WATCH: Ricky Gervais Has a Special Thanksgiving Message for British Airways Flyers

Will you be flying over the Atlantic this Thanksgiving? If so, buckle your seatbelts, because you’re in for a treat.

First Look: Ricky Gervais, Steve Coogan, Dan Stevens, and Ben Kingsley ‘Night at the Museum’ Character Posters

The third installment of Night at the Museum, Secret of the Tomb, is led by American actor Ben Stiller, but our British friends are on deck to fill in the gaps with their supporting roles.

WATCH: 17 British Celebs Starring on ‘Sesame Street’

The Sesame Street theme song asks the age-old question, “Can you tell me how to get, how to get to Sesame Street?” The directions might be a little tricky if coming from the U.K.

Which of These Actors Deserves an Angly Award?

On November 2, BBC AMERICA will premiere the BAFTA Jaguar Britannia Awards, featuring honorees Robert Downey Jr, Emma Watson, Julia Louis-Dreyfus, Mark Ruffalo, Mike Leigh, and Dame Judi Dench.