字幕列表 影片播放 列印英文字幕 -You know our next guest from "The Office" and "Extras." He has the second season of "After Life" on Netflix now. Please welcome back to the show Ricky Gervais. Ricky, how are you holding up? -Good. Yeah, good. Strange times, but yeah. Doesn't make a lot of difference to me. Apart from the gigs that are postponed. I never went out much. I was always on the couch by 6:00 p.m., drinking wine, watching Netflix. So, you know, it's -- It's no different to me if I'm honest. -I'm a pretty indoor-friendly guy, as well. And I feel like when it gets nice out, people always judge me for not being outside. And now I feel as though they judge me well for staying inside so it's kind of working out for me in regards to that, as well. -Yeah, I'm doing -- I'm doing the hour's exercise, out walking. Luckily, there's a lovely heath. And I've got a little bit of a -- You know, we got a garden, so I make Jane play badminton with me all the time. She's a novelist, so she's usually got the house to herself. I'm usually in my office down the street. So, for her, it's like having a toddler home. I've never heard this so often. She's going, "Okay, shh, shush up. Wait a minute. Yeah, I just got -- Let me just finish this sentence." So -- [ Both laugh ] It's a nightmare for her, but also you won't hear me complain. -Yeah, I mean it's -- Obviously, it's incredibly easy for people like you and I when you consider what they're going through every day. -Yeah, yeah. So, yeah, I -- We mustn't complain. -No, no complaints from me. Ricky, I can't help but notice a number of awards behind you. Is it safe to assume that those are your trophies? -They are. Just a -- Just a small percentage of them in this. [ Both laugh ] I'm surrounded by them. It's probably why the Wi-Fi isn't very good, because it's interfering. -Oh, right, all the metal. [ Both laugh ] -So much -- There's so much metal in this room. Yes, this is -- They are my awards. This is really my office in my house. I use this to do Zoom because it's the smallest room in the house. I thought it wouldn't echo. The other rooms are huge. [ Both laugh ] -Oh, just massive rooms, right? Massive... -In fact, we play badminton... -...rooms with massive echoes. -...inside sometimes. -[ Laughs ] You -- Do you think that -- You mentioned you've canceled shows. That must be disappointing, but at least you know in the future you can reschedule them. Do you think we're going to be seeing comedy live again... -Yeah. -...one of these days? -Yeah, they're not canceled. They're postponed. But, you know, you've got to put it far enough ahead so it doesn't happen again. We just don't know, you know? But I also know the size of the arenas I'm playing, even if they start going back soon, that it'd be 100 people, then 1,000, then 5,000, and then 10,000. So, I postponed them to, you know, to next year just in case. But, sure, you know? We'll do it when people are feeling good. And what can you do? It's not safe. It would be irresponsible, and we're not allowed. But I think even if they said you could, I'd worry. I'd worry a little bit. I know there's this school of thought that we should just be going back to normal. But, I don't know. I'll err on the side of caution. Let's find out what's happening first. -I think caution is a good idea. You received attention not just for the second season of "After Life" this week, but also, you had a very prescient comment in 2016, a tweet, and we'll put it up on-screen here, where you basically said the fact that bleach has to have "do not drink" on the label means Donald Trump might be president. Do you feel any reward in coming to the conclusion of how prescient that was, or does it just... -No. -...fill you with dread? -Sometimes you don't want to be right. But -- -Yeah. -Right. But the worst thing about his comment about drinking disinfectant, apart from the fact that it can, you know, cause death, was that he said it the day that "After Life" 2 launched on Netflix. And it was the second biggest trend in the world on Twitter, "After Life" 2. The first biggest trend was disinfectant. So, he affected me personally, and that's my beef with that. [ Both laugh ] -That's the line you will not forgive him for crossing. [ Laughs ] -No. Everything else, I'm cool. But, yeah.