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Ricky Gervais

Ricky Gervais is an English comedian and actor known mostly for his outspoken, crude humor. Throughout his career his unfiltered jokes have offended a lot of people, the likes of which include a lot of prominent figures within the LGBT community.

Golden Globes host Gervais recently stirred anti-trans sentiment on social media in a series of tweets he said were "jokes."

January 06 2020 2:35 PM

Gervais, who has a past of anti-trans jokes, attempted to veil his tweets in satire but he stirred up the hateful masses just the same.

December 20 2019 2:35 PM

The off-color British comedian revealed he told Chris Rock he should have entered the Oscars stage earlier this year wearing a Ku Klux Klan hood, among other stories.

December 10 2016 12:06 AM

Good comedians like Amy Schumer and George Carlin make people laugh and provoke contemplation. Ricky Gervais is incapable of that, writes Transparent's Zackary Drucker.

January 15 2016 6:09 AM

Jenner, promoting season two of I Am Cait, covers no shortage of topics when speaking to reporters.

January 14 2016 7:47 PM

The comedian launched the awards show on NBC with several insulting transgender-themed jokes within the first three minutes.

January 11 2016 8:32 AM

Outspoken comic actor Ricky Gervais will return as host of the Golden Globes ceremony, despite his controversial performance last year.

November 17 2011 2:27 AM