Articles Tagged 'Steve Carell'

Is the ‘End of the World’ a New Beginning for Keira Knightley?

Before she turned 21, Keira Knightley had already been nominated for an Oscar for Best Actress for her role as Elizabeth Bennet in the 2005 movie version of Jane Austen’s Pride & Prejudice. That role, along with her appearances in the first three blockbuster Pirates of the Caribbean films, catapulted the English actress to the […]

Summer of London: Steve Carell on Why He Loves Britain’s Capital

To the outside world, Steve Carell‘s most notable London connection is his role in an American remake of a celebrated British sitcom. But the former Office star tells us that his love for Britain’s capital is so profound that he may want to up sticks and move there one day. Watch our interview: Would you […]

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 […]

Ricky Gervais to Return to ‘The Office’ for Season Finale

He’s back. After his brief but massively acclaimed cameo opposite Steve Carell back in January, Ricky Gervais is set to appear on The Office‘s seventh season finale, reports Entertainment Weekly. The former star of the original UK Office will be joined by Will Arnett in an episode that, well, has yet to be written. So […]

Report: Ricky Gervais’s David Brent To Appear on U.S. ‘Office’ Jan. 27

Ricky Gervais‘s caustic Golden Globes hosting gig has kept him in the headlines this week. Now, after a full year of rumors, Vulture is reporting that Gervais will finally reprise his role from the original British Office on the U.S. version, bringing David Brent and Michael Scott (Steve Carell) face-to-face in the January 27 airing […]

The Office’: From Ricky Gervais To Steve Carell To…Harvey Keitel??

More news about U.S. remakes of British shows: the executive producer of the U.S. version of The Office has thrown Harvey Keitel‘s name into the ring as a potential Steve Carell replacement as the boss of Dunder Mifflin. “He’s probably the only guy who can do it, and he’s doing TV now,” executive producer Paul […]

American Office: “Dysfunctional,” “Unfunny,” “Rubbish”

The Guardian‘s Steven Wells says the U.S. version of The Office is “rubbish. The American Office is a dysfunctional and unfunny pastiche of the original. When the British version first aired, I met several Americans who thought it was a documentary. “Is England really that awful?” asked one. Where the original is nail-bitingly excruciating, the […]