Former Golden Globes host Ricky Gervais tells Hollywood they’ll ‘loosen up’ after roasting trade final 12 months


Golden Globes staple Ricky Gervais jokes Hollywood can “loosen up” throughout this 12 months’s award present.

The 59-year-old comic has change into all-but-synonymous with the Globes, having hosted a document 5 instances, and is understood for his scathing monologues, together with final 12 months’s which took intention at streaming providers, the Hollywood Overseas Press Affiliation (HFPA) and extra.

On Sunday afternoon, Gervais took to Twitter to share his nearly-eight-minute monologue from final 12 months.

“Everybody can loosen up,” he wrote alongside the clip. “Have an ideal evening #GoldenGlobes.”

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All through the monologue, Gervaise famous that the gig could be his “final time” internet hosting, so he had no intention to tug his punches.

Ricky Gervais shared his 2020 Golden Globes opening monologue ahead of this year's ceremony.

Ricky Gervais shared his 2020 Golden Globes opening monologue forward of this 12 months’s ceremony.
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Within the video, the “After Life” star joked about convicted prison Felicity Huffman, Joe Pesci’s age and extra.

He additionally famous that the 12 months was ripe with “pedophile motion pictures,” jokingly itemizing “The Two Popes” as amongst them — a pointy reference to the Catholic church’s sexual abuse scandal.

He additionally mocked the HFPA itself, calling the present boring and saying the members of the group “can barely converse English” and “are all very, very racist.”

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He additionally mentioned different sensitive topics like Jeffrey Epstein, ISIS, Prince Andrew and extra, all whereas playfully bashing celebrities sitting on the tables in entrance of him.

“‘As soon as Upon a Time in Hollywood’ — practically three hours lengthy. Leonardo DiCaprio attended the premiere and the top, his date was too outdated for him,” Gervais joked on the time.

Tina Fey and Amy Poehler hosted the 2021 Golden Globes from different coasts.

Tina Fey and Amy Poehler hosted the 2021 Golden Globes from totally different coasts.
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This 12 months, “Saturday Night time Stay” alums Tina Fey and Amy Poehler have taken over internet hosting duties after beforehand teaming up for the gig previously.

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Forward of the ceremony, Fey promised that there would not be a lot speak of politics through the ceremony.

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“We simply need to make it a enjoyable hangout for individuals at residence — type of a stress reliever, so I don’t assume you’ll be able to anticipate a lot politics in any respect,” she mentioned throughout a latest episode of the “Rappaport to the Rescue” podcast.





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