[This is the first installment in a new series by Paddy Harrington, executive creative director at Bruce Mau Design.]
Ricky Gervais is a great designer.
Some would say that Gervais’s cutting jokes as the host of the Golden Globes were a form of professional suicide. In fact, after the event, several members of the Hollywood community said that he would never work again.
Here’s the problem: those people have an old-fashioned idea of power.
Good news: The Golden Globes have sprung for a host! Even better news: It’s Ricky Gervais! The British comedian/actor/writer/etc. will emcee the 67th installment of the film-and-TV awards show on Sunday, Jan. 17 (NBC, 8 p.m.) You ca... Read Post
For the first time since 1995, the Golden Globes awards will have a host, and that host will be idiosyncratic British comedy star Ricky Gervais. We're struggling for the term for the opposite of trainwreck...or when something is so ... Read Post