Yeah, you read the title of this post right. 7 full minutes of double preview goodness from Ricky Gervais’ too much anticipated projects – An Idiot Abroad Season 2 and Life’s Too Short.
Can you tell I’m excited about this? Obvious really, isn’t it? I mean a good number of my posts these days is more information regarding one or both of these projects.
I can’t deny it, hell, I won’t deny it.
And you ought to be excited about this too, because both shows look like they’re going to be awesome.
After seeing a number of images and information on his blog Life’s Too Short looks like it’s going to be one of the freshest comedies this season, with plenty of inappropriate cringe moments Gervais is something of a master of. I’m betting it’s going to be somewhat controversial too. With Gervais, how could it not be?
As for An Idiot Abroad, I know some people are questioning the Ricky/Merchant/Karl dynamic. Some people are getting tired with formula they’ve come up with, but me? No. I’ve listened to all of the podcasts (even from the old XFM days) and most of everything Karl Pilkington has been involved in. Am I bored of this? NOT EVEN SLIGHTLY. I relisten to the Podcasts again once every couple of months, I go back and watch the first season of An Idiot Abroad on DVD regularly too.
I found it to be the funniest show on TV last year. Do I think An Idiot Abroad Season 2 will live up to its predecessor? Hell yes and here’s why:
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