First Look: Ricky Gervais Serves Up the Biggest Smile in New Golden Globes Poster

by Elizabeth VanMetre 1:30 PM PST, November 24, 2015
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Hold on to your Golden Globes -- Ricky Gervais is back!

Nearly a month after NBC announced that the comedian would be returning as master of ceremonies for the 73rd annual Golden Globes, the first poster promoting the big event featuring a smiling Gervais has been unveiled -- and we have your first look!

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Gervais, of course, is no stranger to the Globes stage, as he previously hosted the show in 2010, 2011 and 2012. The Derek star actually swore off ever hosting it again in a blog entry following his 2012 gig.

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"I've told my agent to never let me be persuaded to do it again though. It's like a parachute jump," he wrote at the time. "You can only really enjoy it in retrospect when you realize you didn't die and it was quite an amazing thing to do."

The 2016 Golden Globes are set to air on Jan. 10, 2016, at the Beverly Hilton Hotel in Los Angeles. Nominations will be announced on Dec. 10.

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