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Ricky Gervais: Hosting 2011 Golden Globes!

Ricky Gervais: Hosting 2011 Golden Globes!

Ricky Gervais has signed on to host the 2011 Golden Globe Awards!

The 48-year-old British actor, who also hosted the 2010 ceremony, brought good ratings to NBC last year as host and is hoping for a second round of success with this year’s show!

“I can’t believe they invited me back after awful things I said,” Ricky joked (via Deadline). “Let’s see how far I can go this time.”

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19 Responses to “Ricky Gervais: Hosting 2011 Golden Globes!”

  1. 1
    Celia Says:

    Awesome! I love Ricky!! His Mel Gibson joke was amazing!

  2. 2
    NOHEMY Says:

    This is AWESOME. He was effin hilarious last year, it was actually the first time I saw the entire thing from start to finish! Can’t wait!!

  3. 3
    pkzz Says:

    i will always heart ricky gervais he is effing wonderful

  4. 4
    mari17 Says:

    http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ZsHAy07kOn0

  5. 5
    Felicity Says:

    I’m glad! He was soooo funny :) Saved the whole ceremony.

  6. 6
    marie Says:

    Great choice! He did an amazing job last year and the show was actually much more enjoyable because of him. He is really funny and i love the fact that he not afraid to make fun of celebrities right in from of them

  7. 7
    In The Know Says:

    He is definitely a good writer but his appearance really creeps me out.

    Chubby pasty Brit in a tight black T-shirt……WTF…..No mirrors Rick?

  8. 8
    violet Says:

    I CANNOT WAIT!! he’s the greatest… and karl pilkington should co-host!

  9. 9
    Melissa Says:

    He is funny

  10. 10
    stellartes Says:

    absolutely adorable and funny as hell!

  11. 11
    California Dreaming Says:

    Love him. Super ecstatic he’s hosting again!

  12. 12
    Marieme Says:

    Yaaay! He’s all about no fakery or BS! Love Ricky.

  13. 13
    Alexa Says:

    Thank GOD! He was such a refreshing presence at this year’s Globes.
    Like him, I was worried that they wouldn’t ask him back coz he SLAYED those over-inflated stars.
    So this is very good. Now I can actually look forward to the Globes next year.

  14. 14
    Jeff Says:

    never expected that lol

  15. 15
    Lisa D. Says:

    Totally bummed. He was horrible this past year; a drunk insolent jerk.

  16. 16
    Janet Says:

    His last comment “thank you god for making me an atheist” sucked!! He is a jerk.

  17. 17
    Justin Evans Says:

    I can not believe the last statement that Ricky Gervais made. ” And thank you to god for making me an atheist. What a moron, I will never see his crap ever again.

  18. 18
    Mike Says:

    I am glad someone else agrees. I got blasted on another site and I just think it was weak and mean spirited like his “comedy” tonight regardless what all his fawning fans think

  19. 19
    Tom Says:

    Mean spirited? Gervais nailing a lot of those pretentious Hollywood stars was legendary – it always surprises me how tame US comedy tastes are – I know they’re the closest things you have to royalty…
    You have issues with Ricky making a joke about god, but it’s the same country that’s happy to pay over 2 million an episode to a sex addict druggie (in a show that is NOT FUNNY).

    When was he drunk? Maybe if some of you were so tight assed you’d actually be able to have a laugh from time to time. Ah well…

    America is one messed up place

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