Meet Ricky Gervais

Meet Ricky Gervais is a British television comedy talk show written and hosted by Ricky Gervais.wikipedia
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Ricky Gervais

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Meet Ricky Gervais is a British television comedy talk show written and hosted by Ricky Gervais.
In 2000, he was given a Channel 4 spoof talk show, Meet Ricky Gervais.

Talkback (production company)

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It was produced by Talkback for Channel 4 in 2000 and ran for one series on Friday nights.

Tony Green

The show regularly featured darts assistant Tony Green, who would take his place as the general stooge and gameshow assistant.
Green also appeared on Channel 4's Meet Ricky Gervais, which ran for one series in 2000.

Stewart Ferris

Two of the episodes used a theme tune co-written and performed by Stewart Ferris and Emma Burgess.
His television work includes writing episodes of Pokémon, co-writing and performing the theme song to Channel 4's Meet Ricky Gervais, and writing and presenting the documentary The Mystery of Rennes-le-Chateau (2006).

Robin Ince

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The series was produced by Iain Morris and co-written by Jimmy Carr and Robin Ince with additional material provided by Stephen Merchant and Stirling Gallacher (VT clock voiceover).

Stephen Merchant

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The series was produced by Iain Morris and co-written by Jimmy Carr and Robin Ince with additional material provided by Stephen Merchant and Stirling Gallacher (VT clock voiceover).

Television in the United Kingdom

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Meet Ricky Gervais is a British television comedy talk show written and hosted by Ricky Gervais.

Channel 4

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It was produced by Talkback for Channel 4 in 2000 and ran for one series on Friday nights.

BBC Two

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The show aired throughout the time Ricky Gervais was writing the first series of BBC2's The Office, which became highly acclaimed and popular.

The Office (British TV series)

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The show aired throughout the time Ricky Gervais was writing the first series of BBC2's The Office, which became highly acclaimed and popular.

Michael Aspel

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Gervais was seated in Michael Aspel's Aspel & Co leather chair and guests seated in Ronnie Corbett's monologue chair, and Grandad from Only Fools and Horses' armchair.

Ronnie Corbett

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Gervais was seated in Michael Aspel's Aspel & Co leather chair and guests seated in Ronnie Corbett's monologue chair, and Grandad from Only Fools and Horses' armchair.

Only Fools and Horses

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Gervais was seated in Michael Aspel's Aspel & Co leather chair and guests seated in Ronnie Corbett's monologue chair, and Grandad from Only Fools and Horses' armchair.

Darts

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The show regularly featured darts assistant Tony Green, who would take his place as the general stooge and gameshow assistant.

Double act

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The show regularly featured darts assistant Tony Green, who would take his place as the general stooge and gameshow assistant.

Bullseye (British game show)

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On the first episode, Gervais claimed that Green came free with the original Bullseye dartboard, which he supposedly found himself whilst building the rest of the set.

Theme music

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Also, the show did not have a theme tune so at the end of each show, Gervais asked viewers to record and send in their own mixes.

Jimmy Savile

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*1: Tommy Walsh and Jimmy Savile.

Call My Bluff

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After interviewing each guest separately, Gervais hosts a game of Call My Bluff in which Walsh and Savile are the contestants.

Family Fortunes

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After the interviews, Gervais hosts Family Fortunes with Virgo and Winner as the contestants.