Ricky Gervais: I tried to make hosting the Golden Globes a 'spectator sport'

Ricky Gervais: I tried to make hosting the Golden Globes a 'spectator sport'

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17/1/2022 5:05:00 PM

Ricky Gervais: I tried to make hosting the Golden Globes a 'spectator sport'

Ricky Gervais turned hosting the Golden Globes into a 'spectator sport'. The 60-year-old comedian hosted the awards show five times over a decade and Ricky relished the opportunity to mock Hollywood's rich and famous. He shared: 'I tried to make it a spectator sport when I did it and I did it five times over 10 years. I loved every...

Ricky Gervais turned hosting the Golden Globes into a "spectator sport".The 60-year-old comedian hosted the awards show five times over a decade and Ricky relished the opportunity to mock Hollywood's rich and famous.He shared: "I tried to make it a spectator sport when I did it and I did it five times over 10 years. I loved every one, I think I got better at it.

"My favourite one was the last one, mainly because the first time I did it 10 years ago, people are going 'Why is he saying awful things to these lovely, these most important people in the world?' And the world changed, and by the fifth time they were going, 'Yeah, go on, give it to them, we're sick of them, we're sick of celebrities.'"

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The 60-year-old comedian hosted the awards show five times over a decade and Ricky relished the opportunity to mock Hollywood's rich and famous. He shared: "I tried to make it a spectator sport when I did it and I did it five times over 10 years. The actor is currently starring in the theatre play The Last Session , in which he portrays famed psychoanalyst Sigmund Freud. I loved every one, I think I got better at it. The vaccine pass will be imposed, as soon as the law is promulgated, in establishments that were already subject to the health pass," the ministry said. "My favourite one was the last one, mainly because the first time I did it 10 years ago, people are going 'Why is he saying awful things to these lovely, these most important people in the world?' And the world changed, and by the fifth time they were going, 'Yeah, go on, give it to them, we're sick of them, we're sick of celebrities. I’ll do my best so that the audience that come to watch the play don’t waste their time.'" This year's Golden Globes ceremony wasn't televised due to controversy surrounding the Hollywood Foreign Press Association. Related:.

But Ricky admits he never planned to watch the show anyway.. "Now, as far as Roland Garros is concerned, it's in May. [[nid:549614]] He told the Backstage podcast: "I've only ever watched awards ceremonies if I'm there; I'm either winning an award or handing them out. This idea of going home and watching three hours of other people winning an award, I don't know. albeit in his typically understated fashion.." Serbian Djokovic, who was barred from bidding to win a record 21st Grand Slam title at the Australian Open, has refused to vaccinate and was criticised for attending public events last month after testing positive for the coronavirus.. A photo of the mini bash was shared online by his cast mate Lee Sang Yoon and netizens couldn't help but gush over how “adorable” and “happy” Young Soo looked with that simple celebration.

" Meanwhile, Ricky recently claimed that some people take his comedy too seriously. The stand-up star also admitted he'll adopt any position in order to make people laugh. Last year, he turned down a lucrative endorsement deal with Korean fried chicken brand Kkanbu Chicken. He explained: "Some people think a joke is the window to a comedian's true soul. That's just not true. Photos: Netflix, Lee Sang Yoon/Instagram, Park Company Related topics. I'll take on any view that makes the joke funnier.

"I might pretend to be right wing. I might pretend to be left wing. I pretend to be clever and I pretend to be stupid. Whatever makes the joke funny without prejudice." If you don’t like our faces, listen to our fortnightly podcast E-Junkies where we lepak one corner with famous people # .