tv.broadwayworld.com
THE OFFICE
Click Here for Articles About THE OFFICE

Ricky Gervais to Reprise His 'OFFICE' Character for Charity

Related Links
TNT to Give Sneak Peek of New Dwayne Johnson Series WAKE UP CALLTNT to Give Sneak Peek of New Dwayne Johnson Series WAKE UP CALL
November 26, 2014
Scoop: THE MENTALIST on CBS - Sunday, December 21, 2014Scoop: THE MENTALIST on CBS - Sunday, December 21, 2014
November 25, 2014
Scoop: THE MINDY PROJECT on FOX - Today, November 25, 2014Scoop: THE MINDY PROJECT on FOX - Today, November 25, 2014
November 24, 2014
BWW Recap: The Precinct Joins Forces with 'USPIS' on BROOKLYN NINE-NINEBWW Recap: The Precinct Joins Forces with 'USPIS' on BROOKLYN NINE-NINE
November 23, 2014
Related: THE OFFICE

Ricky-Gervais-to-Reprise-His-OFFICE-Character-for-Charity-20130228

As the American version of the long-running NBC comedy The Office prepares to close its doors, its British counterpart will be reopening theirs. Deadline reports that Ricky Gervais, who portrayed office manager David Brent on the UK series, will revive the character in support of Comic Relief.

Created by Gervais and Stephen Merchant, the incompetent office leader has not appeared on TV in ten years, with the exception of a cameo appearance by the comedian on one of Steve Carell's farewell episodes of the U.S. series.

Gervais commented on the news on his blog, posting: "I thought it was time to revisit my most famous comedy creation to find out what he's been up to for the last decade and most importantly what he's up to now."

According to the report, in the mini-episode, entitled 'The Office Revisited', "Brent has not given up his dream of making it in the music business. The documentary crew find him selling cleaning products to anywhere with toilets, floors and staircases. But he's also managing acts and living vicariously through a young performer, Dom Johnson."

According to Gervais, "Fans of The Office will be excited to know we finally get to hear the whole of 'The Serpent Who Guards The Gates Of Hell' and an amazingly cringeworthy, self-funded video 'Equality Street'. Horrendous." The Office Revisited will be shown as part of the UK's Red Nose Day telethon, airing on BBC One on March 15.


BLOGS
Spoiler Alert! Recap and Review: What Did We Learn from THE MAKING OF PETER PAN LIVE!?Spoiler Alert!: What Did We Learn from THE MAKING OF PETER PAN LIVE!? BWW Interview: Ricky Ubeda & Valerie Rockey Chat SYTYCD Tour, Living in Close Quarters,  Future Plans
BWW Interview: Ricky & Valerie Chat SYTYCD Tour, Future Career Plan

Become a Fan, Follower & Subscriber

   
Advertisement