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The Best Ricky Gervais Shows and TV Series

Updated May 14, 2019 493 votes 225 voters 28.4k views14 items
Ricky Gervais shows list, ranked best to worst, including images of the shows when available. These TV series made by TV creator Ricky Gervais are listed by popularity, so only the best shows will be at the top of the list. This series list includes any shows that Ricky Gervais co-created and maybe served as an executive producer on. This list of television shows features programs produced, written, adapted by and helmed primarily by Ricky Gervais. This list answers the question, "What shows did Ricky Gervais create?"
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  • After Life1
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    After Life

    Ricky Gervais, Penelope Wilton

    Premiered2019

    Genres (Tv)Dark Comedy

    After Life (Netflix, 2019) is a British dark comedy television series, created by Ricky...  more

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  • The Office2
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    The Office

    Ricky Gervais, Martin Freeman

    Premiered2001

    Genres (Tv)Sitcom, Mockumentary, Satire, Drama, Comedy

    The Office (BBC Two, 2001) is a British television mockumentary sitcom created, written, and...  more

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  • Derek3
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    Derek

    Ricky Gervais, Kerry Godliman

    Premiered2012

    Derek (Channel 4, 2012) is a British television comedy-drama written by, directed by and...  more
  • Extras4
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    Extras

    Ricky Gervais, Ashley Jensen

    Premiered2005

    Genres (Tv)Sitcom, Satire, Comedy

    Extras is a British sitcom about extras working in television and film sets and in theatre....  more

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  • An Idiot Abroad5
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    An Idiot Abroad

    Karl Pilkington, Ricky Gervais

    Premiered2010

    Genres (Tv)Travel documentary, Comedy, Documentary

    An Idiot Abroad is a British travel documentary television series broadcast on Sky1, as well...  more

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  • The Ricky Gervais Show6
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    The Ricky Gervais Show

    Ricky Gervais, Stephen Merchant

    Premiered2010

    Genres (Tv)Animated series

    The Ricky Gervais Show is a British-American cartoon series produced for and broadcast by HBO...  more

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  • Life's Too Short7
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    Life's Too Short

    Steve Carell, Ricky Gervais

    Premiered2011

    Genres (Tv)Comedy, Documentary

  • Child Support8
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    Child Support

    Fred Savage, Ricky Gervais

    Premiered2018

    Genres (Tv)Game show

    Child Support (ABC, 2018) is a game show series hosted by Fred Savage and starring Ricky...  more
  • The Office9
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    The Office

    Steve Carell, Rainn Wilson

    Premiered2005

    Genres (Tv)Sitcom, Mockumentary

    The Office (NBC, 2005) is an American mockumentary sitcom television series developed by Greg...  more

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  • Meet Ricky Gervais10
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    Meet Ricky Gervais

    Ricky Gervais, Stephen Merchant

    Premiered2000

    Genres (Tv)Talk show

    Meet Ricky Gervais is a chat show written and hosted by the comedy writer and performer Ricky...  more
  • The 11 O'Clock Show11
    2
    2

    The 11 O'Clock Show

    Daisy Donovan, Fred MacAulay

    Premiered1998

    Genres (Tv)Satire, Comedy

    The 11 O'Clock Show is a satirical late-night British television comedy series on Channel 4,...  more
  • La Job12
    4
    4

    La Job

    Sébastien Huberdeau, Paul Ahmarani

    Premiered2006

    Genres (Tv)Sitcom, Mockumentary, Comedy

    La Job is a French Canadian comedy television series set in Montreal. It is an adaptation of...  more
  • HaMisrad13
    4
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    HaMisrad

    Dvir Benedek, Maayan Blum

    Premiered2010

    Genres (Tv)Sitcom, Mockumentary, Comedy

    HaMisrad is an Israeli television sitcom, that airs on the Yes Comedy channel. It is a version...  more
  • Le Bureau14
    3
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    Le Bureau

    François Berléand, Xavier Robic

    Premiered2006

    Genres (Tv)Comedy

    Le Bureau is a 2006 French television show that aired on Canal+. It is a French version of the...  more