The Ricky Gervais Show

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  • TV-MA
  • 2010
  • 3 Seasons
  • 8.3  (15,871)

The Ricky Gervais Show is an animated comedy talk show that is broadcasted on HBO in the United States, and throughout the U.K. The show is hosted by British comedian Ricky Gervais. Ricky Gervais along with fellow British Comedian Stephen Merchant, and fellow radio show host, Karl Pilkington have hilarious conversations that are turned into animated episodes. This show has no holds barred. They talk and laugh about everything from girlfriends and animals, to strange encounters and family members. The main comedic feature of the show is Karl Pilkington and his humorous antics. Most of their jokes and debates start with the things this guy says. Each episode has Ricky filling Karl's brain with random facts in order to pull funny stories and hilarious tidbits from Karl's mind. Another episode starts with Karl talking about an afternoon in the garden when he sat there and let drool fall from his mouth to see when it would run out. Most episodes contain sidesplitting arguments. Such as Ricky and Karl talking about travelling toilets wherein Karl says he would be ok with going to the bathroom in his pants while driving a long way so he wouldn't have to stop. He also finds chocolate fountains useless. Karl says computer chips came from aliens and the three of them discuss the matters of an alien coming to Earth to and scientist finding the computer chips. Ricky questions him to prove any holes in his opinions. Karl remains stubborn on most of his opinions. Ricky, Karl, and Steven humorously argue all points important and hilarious. This series first aired in 2009. It has been showed on HBO for three seasons.

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Seasons
The Year
13. The Year
July 13, 2012
In the third season finale, Karl shares his perspective of the insect world and Stephen shares his embarrassment when buying condoms. Also: entries from Karl's diary about cutting avocados, dating twins and visiting his parents.
World Cup
12. World Cup
July 6, 2012
Topics include Ricky and Stephen watching the World Cup while sharing a hotel bed; the problems of overzealous sports fans and cheating in sports; Ricky's childhood soccer tryout; and Karl's saliva production.
Wartime
11. Wartime
June 29, 2012
Topics include Karl's perspective on the importance of historic artifacts and how his book will be viewed in the future. Also: Karl considers the meaning of popular wartime expressions and what life is like for a soldier's spouse.
Society
10. Society
June 22, 2012
Topics include the laws of society and what Karl would do if he were in a position of authority. Also: Stephen questions Karl about what he would have done had he been on the bus with Rosa Parks in Alabama in 1955.
Earth
9. Earth
June 15, 2012
Ricky discusses the origins of the universe and the evolution of creatures other than humans. Also: Karl talks about the downside of recycling, world travel, and restroom encounters.
Medicine
8. Medicine
June 8, 2012
Ricky, Stephen and Karl discuss Karl's ideas on medical advancements, sickness, and an invention of a machine that would enable physicians to feel their patients' pain.
Law & Order
7. Law & Order
June 1, 2012
Ricky, Stephen and Karl discuss capital punishment, a hostage situation, and the observance of the Ten Commandments.
The English
6. The English
May 25, 2012
Ricky, Stephen and Karl define what being an Englishman is. Later, Karl explains why he would choose to be Italian if he wasn't English.
Karl's Day
5. Karl's Day
May 18, 2012
Karl shares what a typical day for him looks like.
Room 102
4. Room 102
May 11, 2012
Topics include Room 102, based on George Orwell's Room 101 from "1984"; an idea for stopping overweight people from eating late-night snacks; and what Karl would take to a desert island.
Armed Forces
3. Armed Forces
May 4, 2012
Karl discusses why he's interested in joining the Army and recounts his most harrowing acts of bravery.
Comic Relief
2. Comic Relief
April 27, 2012
Ricky asks Karl his opinion of wills and the suggestion of marriage as a tax shelter. Also: Stephen recalls a costume from his childhood; Karl pitches an idea for charitable pursuits.
Bryan's Brain
1. Bryan's Brain
April 20, 2012
In the third season premiere, Ricky asks Karl his theory on museum collections; an invention for a mug coaster; and a fashion-trend disappointment. Also: Karl's movie idea about a man whose brain is transplanted into Tom Cruise's body.
The Complete First Season (Bucket)
The Complete First Season (Bucket)

Clip - 1 min 2 sec

The Complete First Season (Gym)
The Complete First Season (Gym)

Clip - 27 sec

The Complete First Season (Oldmanbaby)
The Complete First Season (Oldmanbaby)

Clip - 1 min 2 sec

The Complete First Season (Little People)
The Complete First Season (Little People)

Clip - 1 min 19 sec

The Complete First Season (Injection)
The Complete First Season (Injection)

Clip - 1 min 32 sec

The Complete First Season (Man And Beasts)
The Complete First Season (Man And Beasts)

Clip - 1 min 22 sec

Description

The Ricky Gervais Show is an animated comedy talk show that is broadcasted on HBO in the United States, and throughout the U.K. The show is hosted by British comedian Ricky Gervais. Ricky Gervais along with fellow British Comedian Stephen Merchant, and fellow radio show host, Karl Pilkington have hilarious conversations that are turned into animated episodes.

This show has no holds barred. They talk and laugh about everything from girlfriends and animals, to strange encounters and family members. The main comedic feature of the show is Karl Pilkington and his humorous antics. Most of their jokes and debates start with the things this guy says.

Each episode has Ricky filling Karl's brain with random facts in order to pull funny stories and hilarious tidbits from Karl's mind. Another episode starts with Karl talking about an afternoon in the garden when he sat there and let drool fall from his mouth to see when it would run out.

Most episodes contain sidesplitting arguments. Such as Ricky and Karl talking about travelling toilets wherein Karl says he would be ok with going to the bathroom in his pants while driving a long way so he wouldn't have to stop. He also finds chocolate fountains useless.

Karl says computer chips came from aliens and the three of them discuss the matters of an alien coming to Earth to and scientist finding the computer chips. Ricky questions him to prove any holes in his opinions.

Karl remains stubborn on most of his opinions. Ricky, Karl, and Steven humorously argue all points important and hilarious.

This series first aired in 2009. It has been showed on HBO for three seasons.

The Ricky Gervais Show is a series that is currently running and has 3 seasons (39 episodes). The series first aired on February 19, 2010.

Where to Watch The Ricky Gervais Show

The Ricky Gervais Show is available for streaming on the HBO website, both individual episodes and full seasons. You can also watch The Ricky Gervais Show on demand at Apple TV.

  • Premiere Date
    February 19, 2010
  • IMDB Rating
    8.3  (15,871)