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A frustrated wannabe actor continually lands bit parts on major film projects with real stars (who play themselves). Fortysomething Englishman Andy Millman was bitten by the acting bug late in life, but can't seem to make a name for himself, despite his be (more…)

Premiered: July 21, 2005

Rating: TV-MA

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6 Reasons You Should Be Watching Ricky Gervais' Netflix Series Derek

The world would be a better place if we were all a little more like Derek Noakes, the titular character of Netflix's British import Derek. That may be a surprising notion, given that Derek — a simple-minded man who work… Read more

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The Extras Special Series Finale Season 3, Episode 1 Paid

Sometimes you have to be careful what you wish for. Case in point: Andy Millman, the sitcom star who wants desperately to be taken seriously as an actor, and is willing to do anything--including pulling the plug on his hit show--to do it. Ricky Gervais is back as Andy in the special finale of the acclaimed HBO comedy series. The stellar cast includes Ashley Jensen who returns in the comical role of Andy's best friend Maggie Jacobs and Stephen Merchant as Andy's clueless agent Darren Lamb.

The Extras Special Series Finale Season 3, Episode 0 Paid

Sometimes you have to be careful what you wish for. Case in point: Andy Millman, the sitcom star who wants desperately to be taken seriously as an actor, and is willing to do anything--including pulling the plug on his hit show--to do it. Ricky Gervais is back as Andy in the special finale of the acclaimed HBO comedy series. The stellar cast includes Ashley Jensen who returns in the comical role of Andy's best friend Maggie Jacobs and Stephen Merchant as Andy's clueless agent Darren Lamb.

The Extra Special Series Finale Season 2, Episode 7 Dec 17, 2007 $1.99

Emmy(R) Award-winner Ricky Gervais is back as Andy Millman--a once-hapless extra who has become a sitcom star--in the special finale of the acclaimed HBO comedy series.

Extras 12 Season 2, Episode 6 Feb 18, 2007 $1.99

(Season Two finale) TV host Jonathan Ross promises Andy a dream gig with a film icon; Andy and Maggie make a sick boy's dream come true.

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  • Premiered: July 21, 2005
  • Rating: TV-MA
  • User Rating:4.76 out of 5 (17 ratings)
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  • Premise: A frustrated wannabe actor continually lands bit parts on major film projects with real stars (who play themselves). Fortysomething Englishman Andy Millman was bitten by the acting bug late in life, but can't seem to make a name for himself, despite his be… (more)

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