Saturday, 5 April 2014

Derek Quiz


Derek season 2 starts on Channel 4 in the UK on April 23rd 2014 and on Netflix worldwide from May 30th 2014.

Take the Derek quiz challenge below for your chance to win a  cool 'Derek' related prize. Answer as many as you can and you could be a winner!

Email your answers to no later than April 23rd 2014

  1. What was the name of Dereks puppet in series 1?
  2. What is Kevs girlfriends name?
  3. Who has been cast to play Kevs brother in series 2 of Derek?
  4. What is the name of the care home where Derek works?
  5. What is the name of the caretaker in the care home?
  6. What is Vickys favourite thing to read?
  7. Which dictator is linked to a tadpole in series 1?
  8. Who shat their pants in series 1?
  9. What did Derek buy at the jumble sale?
  10. What is Kevs favourite lager?
  11. Who is the manager of the care home?
  12. Who did Derek buy a lottery ticket for?
  13. What is Dereks surname (second name)?
  14. In series 1, where does Derek live?
  15. Who would get rid of his penis tommorrow?
  16. What is the name of the Derek theme tune?
  17. Derek loves all animals... except what?
  18. Why did Derek lick a toad?
  19. Who did Vicky have a crush on in series 1
  20. What is the name of Hannahs love interest?
  21. Hannah told Derek not to use the scales to weigh flour... why?
  22. How many ounces of 'pure blood sausage' does Kev claim his penis has?
  23. Which character does Doc Brown play?
  24. What crime did Vicky receive community service for?
  25. What is the name of Marge's daughter?
  26. Which 80s band did Kev write a play about?
  27. What is Dereks dad's first name?
  28. How did Derek come to fall in the pond in series 1?
  29. Which character in Derek is an avid autograph hunter?
  30. Who plays Vicky?

Sunday, 9 March 2014

Six Degrees Of Ricky Gervais

Tweet us the name of any celebrity and we'll try to connect them to Ricky using no more than SIX degrees of separation. Tweet your suggestions to us at @GervaisFanArt using the hashtag #SixDegreesOfRickyGervais

@MichaelMay21 suggested Lucille Ball 

Lucille Ball worked with actor Stephen Lang on the movie Stone Pillow. 
Stephen Lang worked with Val Kilmer on Tombstone
Val Kilmer worked with Ricky Gervais on Life's Too Short.


@Zed____ suggested Charlie Chaplin 

Charlie Chaplin worked with Stan Laurel in the early days of their careers. 
Stan Laurel worked with Peter Cushing on A Chump At Oxford
Peter Cushing worked with actor Salo Gardner on Star Wars Episode IV - A New Hope. 
Salo Gardner worked with Ricky Gervais on Derek.


@jonathonbeggs suggested David Tennant

Too easy Jonathon. 

David Tennant worked with Ricky Gervais on Extras.


@GervaisTwonks suggested Bobby Darin

Bobby Darin was played by Kevin Spacey in the biopic Beyond The Sea. 
Kevin Spacey worked with Samuel L Jackson on The Negotiator.
Samuel L Jackson worked with Ricky Gervais on Extras.


@Atheist_Tweeter suggested Jimmy Nail 

Jimmy ail worked with Sting on The Last Ship album.
Sting worked with Ricky Gervais on Life's Too Short.


@Orionsleftbelt suggested Edgar Winter

Edgar Winter worked with Ben Stiller on Tropic Thunder
Ben Stiller worked with Ricky Gervais on Extras and Night At The Museum.


@josifiah suggested Emma Watson 

Ooh another easy one. 

Emma Watson was in Harry Potter with Daniel Radcliffe. 
Daniel Radcliffe worked with Ricky Gervais on Extras.


@gdhutchison suggested Lucian Freud

Lucian Freud was the grandson of Sigmund Freud.
Sigmund Freud was portrayed in Bill & Teds Excellent Adventure by Rod Loomis.
Rod Loomis worked with Patrick Stewart on Star Trek: The Next Generation.
Patrick Stewart worked with Ricky Gervais on Extras.


@AngFiasco suggested Humphrey Bogart

Humphrey Bogart and Jerry Lewis both appeared in Road To Bali.
Jerry Lewis worked with Robert De Niro in King Of Comedy.
Robert De Niro worked with Ricky Gervais in Extras.


@josifiah suggested Jim Carrey

Jim Carrey was in Bruce Almighty with Steve Carell. 
Steve Carell worked with Ricky Gervais in Life's Too Short & The American Office


@TW4TFACE suggested Danny Dyer

Danny Dyer worked with Vinnie Jones in Mean Machine
Vinnie Jones worked with Ricky Gervais in Extras.


Tuesday, 4 March 2014

Sunday, 2 March 2014

EXTRAS - The Premonitions


Sunday, 2 February 2014

Fan Art Most Wanted

To celebrate the forthcoming release of Muppets Most Wanted (in cinemas from March 21st 2014) we ran a contest for all you budding artists out there to send us your drawings, sketches etc of with your favourite muppet(s). 



Winners will be announced soon!

Entry by @Durkinworks

Entry by @Konnestra

Entry by @idissimulate - Ricky with Constantine and Sam

Entry by @alanstyles28 - Bath time with Ricky, Kermit and Miss Piggy

Entry by @Donofriophile - Ricky and Beaker

Entry by Kaio Scott

Entry by @Dorkislyn - Ricky and Kermit

Entry by @cindysykess - Ricky with Miss Piggy, Animal and Beaker

Friday, 3 January 2014

Derek Netflix Contest

To celebrate the release of #Derek on Netflix in the UK and Ireland on 30th January 2014, we gave you the chance to win a fantastic Limited Edition Derek poster (as seen below) created by the 'Artful Doodler' Rich Nairn and signed by Derek stars Ricky Gervais (Derek), Kerry Godliman (Hannah) and David Earl (Kev).

This contest is now closed. Winners announced below.


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Winning entry by @Betina1984 (hand stitched)

Winning entry by @surlycephalopod (woodburning art)

Winning entry by Jey Bee

  Winning entry by @Donofriophile


Entry by @DLightGraphics

Entry by @Betina1984 (hand stitched)

Entry by @SugarBridget (a homemade cookie)

Entry by @JaxMoran (charcoal art)

Entry (via facebook) by Chris Boyle

Entry by @surlycephalopod (woodburning art)

Entry by Tim Byrnes

Entry by @Rybekdesign

Entry by @MeTrevorMills

Entry by @Josthalen

Entry by @Josipa_Tomic

Entry by @Jenny78Germany

Entry by @Donofriophile

Entry by @SamuelJCotton

Entry by @AbsolutDooley

Video entry by Jey Bee

Entry by Curtis Hooper

Entry by @CindySykess

Entry by @NoPorpoiseShow

Entry by @Donofriophile

Entry by Reiss Elwell

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