Ricky Gervais Comedy Special to Air on Netflix

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Honoree Ricky Gervais accepts the Charlie Chaplin Britannia Award for Excellence in Comedy onstage during the 2016 AMD British Academy Britannia Awards presented by Jaguar Land Rover and American Airlines at The Beverly Hilton Hotel on October 28, 2016 in Beverly Hills, California.

The standup comedy special, Ricky Gervais: Humanity, is scheduled to debut on Netflix March 13.

The show was filmed at the Apollo Hammersmith in London. Netflix described it as "a scathing special that touches on aging, becoming spoiled, his perspective on having kids and more."

The Emmy- and Golden Globe Award-winner is best known for creating and starring in the British comedy series The Office, Extras and Derek. He has also memorably hosted the Golden Globe Awards ceremony several times.

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Originally published in UPI Entertainment News.

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