Articles Tagged 'Derek'


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. But viewers in the U.S. and other countries, where the show is a Netflix exclusive, are having to wait a little bit longer to see it — however, Gervais has […]

Karl Pilkington and RIcky Gervais in ‘Derek’

Watch: Ricky Gervais In The New Series Trailer For ‘Derek’

We first brought you this picture back in March, when it still seemed urgent and important to reveal the very latest puff and scrape from the fountainous comic mind of Ricky Gervais. It’s taken from the pilot show of his new series Derek, which aired on the British Channel 4 at around that time, and […]

What Is Ricky Gervais Doing NOW?

This picture is taken from the pilot episode of the new Ricky Gervais comedy Derek. It was directed by Ricky, written by Ricky, and stars Ricky as Derek Noakes, a character he developed around the same time as David Brent (who was just called Seedy Boss at the time).Derek is a simple soul, not someone […]