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Comedians pay tribute to 'true hero' Stephen Sutton

Comedians Ricky Gervais, Sarah Millican and John Bishop are among the celebrities who have paid their respects to "a true hero" following Stephen Sutton's death:


So sad to hear about Stephen Sutton. What a wonderful and inspiring man. RIP.


It's amazing what an individual can achieve regardless of what is put in front of them. @_stephensstory has been an inspiration to many. RIP

Read: Teen cancer patient Stephen Sutton dies aged 19

Ricky Gervais calls law change 'a victory for all of us'


Same sex Marriage isn't just a victory for gay people. It's a victory for all of us. ANYTHING that promotes equality, promotes progress.


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NBC's The Office ends after a nine-season run

Steve Carell said goodbye to co-workers for one last time as NBC's The Office came to an end following a nine-season run.

The season finale featured a long-awaited wedding between office manager Dwight Schrute (Rainn Wilson), and accountant Angela Martin (Angela Kingsley).

Steve Carell led the show in 2005 the same year his break out film The 40-Year-Old Virgin was released Credit: Lionel Hahn/ABACA USA/Empics Entertainment

Carell, who left the show in season seven, entered the episode as a surprise guest at the ceremony, uttering one of character Michael Scott's best-known phrases, "that's what she said."

Adapted from Ricky Gervais' mockumentary series of the same name, the season finale saw most of the long-standing cast members get their happy ending.


Ricky Gervais: 'RIP Paul Shane. Old school Britcom hero'

Ricky Gervais has paid tribute to Paul Shane as an "old school Britcom hero" after the Hi-de-Hi! actor died aged 72:


RIP Paul Shane. Old school Britcom hero. This one's for you mate...

Read more: Hi-de-Hi! actor Paul Shane dies

'You're going to teach you' - David Brent's guitar tutorial

Ricky Gervais has released a preview of his new YouTube series Learn Guitar With David Brent.

In the guise of his Office alter ego David Brent, he tells viewers: "I'm not going to teach you. You're going to teach you." It seems, much like in the show, it is more about him finding an audience to play the guitar to.

Read more about Gervais' plans to bring back Brent

Ricky Gervais brings back Brent for Comic Relief

Ricky Gervais returned to our screens as David Brent last night, all to raise money for Comic Relief.

The special shows what happened to Brent 10 years after The Office ended.

Taking to Twitter, Gervais wrote, "Thank you for all your amazing comments about Brent's Return. I had a blast".

You can donate to Comic Relief online by clicking here, or by calling 03457 910 910.

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