THE Workplace’s David Brent ‘may return to TV subsequent 12 months’ Ricky Gervais has revealed.
The long-lasting character first appeared on our screens within the hit comedy in 2001.
Ricky Gervais has hinted he may deliver The Workplace’s David Brent again subsequent 12 months Credit score: Handout
Regardless of The Workplace solely consisting of 14 episodes, David Brent has change into a cult determine, spawning his personal spin-off film in 2016 and showing within the US model of the present on quite a lot of events.
Now, Ricky has admitted he “form of” misses the character and favored that folks nonetheless ask about him and the present.
He advised followers throughout a web-based Q&A: “However that’s good to marvel what they’re doing I believe, as a result of meaning they form of resonated.”
When requested if he would ever produce any new David Brent materials, Ricky replied: “I would do, it’s 20 years of Brent subsequent 12 months, I’m toying with doing a gig like a particular gig however I don’t know.
The long-lasting character first hit our screens in 2001Credit score: BBC
Ricky mentioned he was debating about returning to the character for his twentieth anniversary Credit score: PA:Press Affiliation
“That’s form of completely different, that’s form of outdoors the Brent world as a result of it’s theatre… what’s bizarre is, why would David Brent [do theatre]?”
He continued: “I do know I may promote extra tickets than David Brent if what I imply.
“I may in all probability promote out [The SSE Arena] Wembley as David Brent however that doesn’t make sense as David Brent, like how did he promote out Wembley?”
A technique may very well be off the success of David’s track, Free Love Freeway, which he initially sang on The Workplace however has since been recorded in actual life and used within the Freeview adverts.
David Brent even spawned his personal spin-off film in 2016Credit score: BBC
Ricky, who recorded the observe with Noel Gallagher, mentioned: “I’ve considered that, perhaps one in every of his tunes received utilized in an advert, which it did.
“Free Love Freeway was used as an advert, in fact I received the cash however in a narrative, it may very well be that Brent made some huge cash from that advert…”
Whereas Ricky’s essential focus is sequence three of his hit Netflix present, After Life, he hasn’t completely dominated out a David Brent return.
He added: “So I’ve toyed with that however I will not do one other sequence or a film or something like that… By no means say by no means, by no means say by no means, however yeah in all probability not.”
After Life sequence 1 and a couple of and The Workplace are all accessible on Netflix.