Outspoken comedian and actor Ricky Gervais is known for touching on taboo topics with his stand-up routines and TV roles. But he left The One Show hosts Alex Jones and Jermaine Jenas almost lost for words when his interview on the BBC chat show took an unexpected turn.
The Office, Extras and After Life star appeared on The One Show to talk about his new Netflix stand-up special SuperNature. Explaining what the show is about, he said: "I debunk the supernatural and conclude nature is super enough." And he explained: "We don't need unicorns, we've got the octopus.
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