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Helena Bonham Carter and Liam Neeson to appear in Life’s Too Short

Thanks to a new interview conducted by BBC Radio 1’s Greg James we have a whole load of new information right from Gervais’s lips. New confirmed information:

They’ve finished shooting everything and are now finishing the editing process. New confirmed guest stars Helena Bonham Carter and Liam Neeson! The Liam Neeson scenes Ricky describes . . . → Read More: Helena Bonham Carter and Liam Neeson to appear in Life’s Too Short

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Steve Carell and Sophie Ellis-Bextor confirmed cameos for Life’s Too Short

Steve Carell will be cameoing in Life’s Too Short according to Digital Spy (and now confirmed on Ricky Gervais’s blog). This is something of a “returning of the favour” after Gervais made a few small cameo appearances on the US version of The Office earlier in the year in the episodes in the run . . . → Read More: Steve Carell and Sophie Ellis-Bextor confirmed cameos for Life’s Too Short

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Sting to appear on Life’s Too Short

Joining the roster of star guests set to make cameo apperances in Ricky Gervais and Stephen Merchant’s latest project Life’s Too Short is the former Police front-man Sting. Check out this photo from Ricky’s blog:

. . . → Read More: Sting to appear on Life’s Too Short

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Steve Brody to appear in Life’s Too Short

Ricky Gervais today confirmed that Steve Brody is appearing in Life’s Too Short. Although not a household name Brody is unique in being the only actor (aside from Gervais and Merchant themselves) to appear in both The Office and Extras (as Brent’s manager and as Maggie’s Estate Agent respectively). With this he’s now also . . . → Read More: Steve Brody to appear in Life’s Too Short

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Casting coming together for Life’s Too Short

Gervais confirms on his blog that “The scripts are working great and we’ve got a fantastic ensemble together.” although the casting is still ongoing.

Full blog extract:

Casting all day for Life’s Too Short. So much fun.

The scripts are working great and we’ve got a fantastic ensemble together.

Really can’t wait to . . . → Read More: Casting coming together for Life’s Too Short

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Jo Enright not confirmed for Life’s Too Short after all

A recent Sunday Mercury article revealed, in what seemed like definite language, that Jo Enright would be playing Warwick Davis’s Wife in the forthcoming Life’s Too Short:

SHE’S the short star with a big future ahead of her – thanks to Ricky Gervais.

The Office and Extras creator has cast Jo Enright in his . . . → Read More: Jo Enright not confirmed for Life’s Too Short after all

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Jo Enright to play Warwick Davis’s Wife in Life’s Too Short

Comedienne Jo Enright, perhaps best known for her role as Peter Kay’s girlfriend in an episode of Phoenix Knights, is confirmed to be playing Warwick Davis’s Wife in the new Ricky Gervais project Life’s Too Short.

The news comes from Sunday Mercury, a news site which caters to the Birmingham area where Enright is . . . → Read More: Jo Enright to play Warwick Davis’s Wife in Life’s Too Short

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Cat Deeley to Star in Life’s Too Short

First we received the news that Johnny Depp was starring in Ricky Gervais & Stephen Merchant’s new sitcom Life’s Too Short. Then we found out Barry From Eastenders, AKA Shaun Williamson was also on board. Today we discover that C-List British celebrity Cat Deeley has signed on to play a “sizeable part” in the . . . → Read More: Cat Deeley to Star in Life’s Too Short

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Barry From Eastenders AKA Shaun Williamson to Star in Life’s Too Short

Nice little scoop by Josh Gill who interviewed Shaun Williamson for his blog. Williamson is better known to many as “Barry From Eastenders” as he was frequently referred to in Extras. Williamson says in the interview:

I’m doing something with them this summer. They’ve got a new series about Warwick Davis called Life’s Too Short. . . . → Read More: Barry From Eastenders AKA Shaun Williamson to Star in Life’s Too Short

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Casting Begins on Life’s Too Short

Gervais announced on his blog today that they had begun casting for the show:

Started casting Life’s Too Short this week too. So much fun. First you get frustrated because the exact character in your head doesn’t walk through the door immediately. But if you never just settle for second best then eventually they . . . → Read More: Casting Begins on Life’s Too Short