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1. When did Ricky Gervais meet his friend and collaborator, writer, director and actor Stephen Merchant?
2. An American version of this show was created, which went on to win various awards. Name the award-winning comedy series that was created, written and directed by Ricky Gervais and his friend Stephen Merchant.
3. Ricky Gervais released a series of children's books.
4. This character, played by Ricky Gervais, was the general manager of the Slough offices of the Wernham Hogg paper merchants. He considered himself witty and well-liked, although he was rarely either.
5. Ricky Gervais guest-starred on an episode of this long-running American animated sitcom, which aired in 2006. He was credited with writing the episode, making him the first guest star to do so. What was the show?
6. Name the British sitcom which revolved around extras working on film sets and in the theater. Each episode had at least one guest celebrity who played a parody of themselves.
7. Ricky Gervais turned down a number of small roles in films, including " Mission Impossible 3" and "Ocean's Twelve". What was one of his reasons?
8. Before getting into radio and then television, Ricky Gervais used to deliver pizzas.
9. Ricky Gervais demonstrated his singing ability in various episodes of one of his sitcoms. Why did this come as no surprise?
10. Ricky Gervais starred as a studio executive in what comedy directed by Christopher Guest, released in 2006?
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