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Ricky Gervais Loves The Simpsons

Thursday, June 23rd, 2011
Ricky Gervais Simpsons

Ricky Gervais has said that The Simpsons is the best TV show of all time, a sediment I’d have to agree with.  It didn’t take long for Matt Groening to extend an invitation to Gervais after many of the creators and writers found they shared a love for The Office – saying: “Everybody on The Simpsons is a fan of The Office – it’s one of the best shows on TV in the last decade.”

Ricky Gervais went on to write and star in The Simpsons episode “Homer Simpson, This Is Your Wife” voicing the character Charles Heathbar [see video below].  He guest starred as himself in the Season 22 episode “Angry Dad – The Movie“.  A 2008 article [here], Entertainment Weekly named Gervais one of the sixteen best Simpsons guest stars.

Before the episode air, Gervais did an interview with Entertainment Weekly, where he picks his favorite episodes! The man knows his stuff: