Ricky Gervais' $1 Billion Mistake

Ricky Gervais

What’s the biggest mistake of my career? Hmmm …

OK, put your hands down. I’m trying to pretend it’s a difficult question because I haven’t made any, not because there are too many to choose from.

Now let me see. Stopping The Office at its peak after 12 episodes and a Christmas special? Nah. Enough is enough.

Maybe it was making the first Hollywood family rom-com that suggested the existence of God was a lie? Ooh … I know … what about insulting the most powerful people in my industry at the Golden Globes, in front of a world audience of more than 200 million people? No. I’d have to rate that as a highlight, to be honest.

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