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Jan 20, 2017

Battle Hymns is a new protest compilation released today timed to President-Elect Donald Trump's inauguration. Sam Coomes and Janet Weiss of Quasi put it together.  More

Sep 26, 2013

Fans of the TV shows The OfficeExtras, and An Idiot Abroad know that actor/writer Stephen Merchant has a real gift for placing characters in delectably wince-inducing situations and then setting them loose to squirm their way out. And as long as humans remain reliably driven by the sometimes dubious inclinations of their nature, he should never be bereft of comic fodder. More


Interviews

Stephen Merchant

Love on the Edge

Sep 26, 2013

Fans of the TV shows The OfficeExtras, and An Idiot Abroad know that actor/writer Stephen Merchant has a real gift for placing characters in delectably wince-inducing situations and then setting them loose to squirm their way out. More


Reviews

Hello Ladies

HBO, Sundays 10:30/9:30 Central,

Oct 02, 2013

Stephen Merchant's impact on American comedy television is so pervasive it's easy to forget that his presence on the small screen has been relatively scarce. Sure, he played Ricky Garvais' agent in HBO's Extras, but his role in creating Gervais' character, David Brent, in The Office established a new archetype of socially awkward but endearingly hopeless romantics. More