Articles Tagged 'Life's Too Short'

Warwick Davis

WATCH: Warwick Davis’ ‘Star Wars’ Announcement

Movie stars of all stripes, THIS is how you let people know that you’ll be appearing in a new film, and that you’re excited about it. Forget the enthusiastic press-release, shun the leaked information to a gossipy website or blog, and just do what you do best: put your fizzog in front of a camera […]

Warwick Davies and Val Kilmer in the Life’s Too Short Easter Special

WATCH: ‘Life’s Too Short’ Ends With An Easter Special

The story so far: fresh from the barnstorming success of their previous mockumentaries The Office and Extras, Ricky Gervais and Stephen Merchant wrote a sitcom based around Warwick Davis. It features celebrity cameos, just like Extras, and embarrassing behaviour brought about by the presence of a camera in the room, just like The Office (and […]

WATCH: Ricky Gervais Reveals Tweet-Worthy ‘Life’s Too Short’ News

Get your tweets scheduled in HootSuite, folks: Ricky Gervais says that Steve Carell‘s appearance on his new HBO series, Life’s Too Short, is one of “the most excruciating scenes” he and collaborator Stephen Merchant have ever done. They, alongside series star Warwick Davis, have teased Carell’s cameo in this new video, in which the pint-sized […]

WATCH: New ‘Life’s Too Short’ Teaser Trailer From Ricky Gervais

Well if nothing else, Ricky Gervais and Stephen Merchant’s latest comedy vehicle Life’s Too Short cannot be said to have arrived without sufficient fanfare. They’ve been making a few of these mock trailers, in which people get a glimpse of what Warwick Davies, the actor on whom the entire series rests, can do. Naturally Ricky […]

News Roundup: Thompson, Winslet, Weisz Face Off Against Cosmetic Surgery

• Kate Winslet, Emma Thompson and Rachel Weisz have bonded over the issue of plastic surgery for female actresses. They have formed what they’re calling The British Anti-Cosmetic Surgery League, and resolve never to fall prey to the surgeon’s knife. Kate told the Independent: “It goes against my morals, the way that my parents brought me […]

Ricky Gervais And His Heavenly New Show

Ricky Gervais has revealed details of the TV series he’ll be working on once production winds up on Life’s Too Short, and, not for the first time, he’s found a theme which may provoke as many people as it enthralls. Entitled Afterlife, the premise of the show is simple: an atheist (not played by Ricky […]

WATCH: Ricky Gervais’s On-Set Trailer For ‘Life’s Too Short’

Fresh details have emerged about Ricky Gervais and Stephen Merchant’s new series, the follow-up to Extras and The Office, which will be hitting BBC screens later this year. The show is called Life’s Too Short, and it’s another mock-documentary set in the media world. This time, the star is the dwarf actor Warwick Davis, who […]

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