Ricky Gervais

"The Office" creator Ricky Gervais remembered the actor as "an absolute original".
In a recent "Late Late Show" monologue, Corden told a joke that was remarkably similar to one Gervais made years ago.
The British comedian cut Hollywood down to size at the awards five times — and Twitter is hoping he'll do it again.
The streaming service has been subject to criticism based on anti-trans remarks on its comedy specials in the past year.
The streaming giant has faced backlash due to comedians' transphobic comments in recent specials.
The streaming giant also faced criticism for Dave Chappelle's transphobic remarks in a 2021 special.
The British comedian and the talk show host carried on like a couple of middle schoolers.
The frequent Golden Globes host knows a thing or two about roasting celebrities.
The British comedian squawked down memory lane to troll the Academy Awards.