‘Derek’ Season 2 Is In The Rehearsal Stage

Derek, the show created by and starring Ricky Gervais, which made its debut as a Netflix original last month, is now in the rehearsal stage for its second season: As @rickygervais & the cast rehearse for #Derek S2 this week,…

Ricky Gervais: Derek Is Not Disabled, But What Difference Would It Make?

Derek, the latest “Netflix Original,” created by and starring Ricky Gervais has garnered a great deal of positive feedback. A few, however, have questioned if it is making fun of the disabled. Gervais has a pretty great response to such…

Netflix Is About To Double Its Original Content Investment

Netflix content chief Ted Sarandos spoke to at the RTS Cambridge Convention, where he revealed that the company plans to double its spending on original content in the coming years. According to The Hollywood Reporter, Sarandos said that originals are…

‘Derek,’ The Newest Netflix Original, Is Now Available For Streaming

Netflix has now made its newest “original” available for streaming. The show is called Derek, and stars actor/comedian Ricky Gervais, who you may know from a number of projects, but is probably best-known for creating The Office. Netflix’s description of…

Ricky Gervais Talks To Reddit About ‘Derek’ And A Bunch Of Other Stuff

Ricky Gervais participated in a reddit AMA (Ask Me Anything) this afternoon. He talked about everything from Louis CK naked to Daniel Day Lewis portraying a young Ricky in a movie about his life. You can #AskMeAnything on Reddit at…

Ricky Gervais Discusses Upcoming Netflix Exclusive ‘Derek’ On New Facebook Page

The Ricky Gervais dramedy Derek, which has already aired on Channel 4 in the U.K., is set to exclusively debut in the U.S. on Netflix in September. The show only recently got an official Facebook page, and Gervais has been…

Ricky Gervais Taking “Bittersweet Comedy Drama” to Netflix

Through his various award show-hosting gigs, hilariously unabashed Twitter presence, and shows like “The Office” and “Extras,” Ricky Gervais has become a pretty hot commodity in recent years. Now, the latest to score a Ricky Gervais-helmed project are the folks…