Ricky Gervais Gets Brutally Honest About Hosting the Oscars
Ricky Gervais is publicly giving away his two cents on hosting the Oscars after a fan tweet.
A fan sharing a snippet of the after life star highlighting his appearances at the Golden Globes, the user tweeted, “RT if you wish, @rickygervais was hosting the #Oscars tonight.”
However, the 61-year-old quickly quashed any chance of making it a reality, as he wrote, “**** this!” with crying and laughing emoji.
Further away, Office The star also took a swipe at the Oscars by sharing her clip at an awards show, saying, “Shut up you you disgusting and pungent ****** deviant scum,” while slacking off. addressing film industry attendees, with the caption, “Enjoy the Oscars.”
The British comedian never landed the Oscars animation stint; however, his hosting of the Golden Globes earned him an infamous reputation for a no-holds-barred approach.
Meanwhile, Jimmy Kimmel headlined this year’s Oscars while revealing he learned “martial arts” to prepare for the 2023 ceremony.
Talk to USA today, the late night show host said: ‘I’ve been studying martial arts since they asked me to host the show so I think that’s what they’re referring to .”
“The truth is, I’m not ready for anything,” he added. “I’m ready for certain things, but anything that involves violence or that I have to run, I’m really not ready.
They had some sort of crisis management meeting where I guess they imagine scenarios we might face, but no one briefed me on any of this. So if there’s a crisis, I’ll be the only one left in the dark.”