TV Preview: After Life + Q&A with Ricky Gervais
Ricky Gervais joins us to preview and talk about the new series of his poignant comedy-drama.
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Photograph: Ray Burmiston/Netflix
Dir Ricky Gervais
With Ricky Gervais, Tom Basden, Tony Way, Roisin Conaty, Mandeep Dhillon
Season 2, eps 1&2 (2x 30min) Total runtime 105min
The BAFTA, Golden Globe and Emmy Award-winning Ricky Gervais returns for a second run of his global hit After Life, launching on Netflix in April. The series follows Tony, a writer for the local newspaper whose life is upended after his wife dies from cancer. Still struggling with immense grief, Tony is trying his hardest to become a better friend to those around him. Be among the first to see the opening two episodes of the new series of this critically-acclaimed, thoughtful and poignant comedy-drama, before a live discussion with creator, director and star of the series, Ricky Gervais.
Tickets £25, concs £20 (BFI Members pay £2 less)
Tickets on sale to BFI Champions and Patrons Mon 2 Mar 11:30, to BFI Members Tue 3 Mar 11:30, Radio Times readers on Wed 4 March 11:30 and to the public Tue 10 Mar 11:30.