"We're all in this together. I hope they enjoy it," he added. "I hope it's gonna be fun. I'm not gonna go out and try to ruin anyone's night. This is ruining my night. I'd rather be at home, in my pants, getting drunk, which is what I'm going to do straight after the monologue."
Gervais was also quick to make a quip about the re-capture of Mexican drug lord, Joaquin "El Chapo" Guzman. The 54-year-old comedian joked that after he's done hosting the Golden Globes, he'll be more of a target than El Chapo. "Everyone's gonna be after me," he predicted.