Tag Archives: ruth jones

April 25, 2010
Beckham to guest star in Gavin & Stacey special?– also tagged , ,

Rumors are David Beckham is going to return the favor to James Corden and make an appearance in an upcoming Gavin & Stacey special. The duo first met for last year’s Sport Relief and teamed up again this year, forming a new, more intimate friendship in the process. Gavin & Stacey concluded it’s third and […]

March 13, 2010
Corden & Jones: A Reunion– also tagged

James Corden has revealed that he wants to work with Gavin & Stacey co-creator Ruth Jones again. Says James, She [Jones] sent me a really nice text message yesterday, it just said, ‘I really miss you,’ and I feel exactly the same. I do really, really miss her when we’re not together. We’re both excited […]

March 12, 2010
Corden on Jonathan Ross tonight– also tagged , ,

James Corden will appear on Friday Night with Jonathan Ross tonight. Corden previously appeared on the program last year as well as in late 2007 with writing partner Ruth Jones. Other Ross guests include Charlotte Church (Corden & Jones also appeared on Church’s Christmas special in 2008 and mentioned our blog) and Olympian Amy Williams. […]

March 7, 2010
Corden calls sketch show “a mistake”– also tagged , , ,

In a recent interview, James Corden called his failed sketch show with Mat Horne “a mistake.” The show originally aired early last year on BBC3 and was widely panned by critics, although a small-but-loyal fan base emerged. Despite conflicting reports from BBC3 (originally calling the show a “smashing success”), series 2 was first rumored to […]

January 10, 2010
Larry Lamb suspects new Gavin & Stacey Christmas Special– also tagged ,

Larry Lamb, who plays Mick Shipman on Gavin & Stacey, has said he suspects that James Corden and Ruth Jones will write a new Gavin & Stacey Christmas special. According to the Daily Mail, he said: “There will be a Christmas special. Clearly the audience loves it and I would be very surprised if it […]

November 25, 2009
Gavin & Stacey: 10 things you didn’t know– also tagged ,

Courtesy of the Daily Mail, here are 10 things you might not know about Gavin & Stacey: 1 Fans of the show include Tom Jones and Tory leader David Cameron. Cameron confessed to using the show’s catchphrases, such as Nessa’s ‘What’s Occurring?’ and ‘Tidy’. He said, ‘I’ve been to Barry (where the show is set) […]

November 25, 2009
Gordon Smart – Behind the Scenes with Gavin & Stacey– also tagged , ,

The Sun’s Bizarre editor Gordon Smart has a unique vantage point for this week’s Gavin & Stacey press coverage – behind the scenes as an actor with a bit part. Smart plays a barkeep in the third and final series, set to air this Thursday at 9pm on BBC1. Aside from his own observations of […]

November 25, 2009
Gavin & Stacey – Cardiff says Goodbye– also tagged ,

Keeping with the flurry of press leading up to tomorrow’s premiere of the third (and final) series of Gavin & Stacey, The Independent published a profile piece Saturday. While focused on the rise & success of Gavin & Stacey, the article also touches on sparse details of the third series and even the planned US […]

November 23, 2009
Corden and Jones Interview in The Observer– also tagged ,

Gavin & Stacey, Series Three premieres this Thursday at 9pm on BBC1. Which means co-creators Ruth Jones and James Corden are making the press rounds. There are a number of new interview to post, but perhaps the longest and most comprehensive is with The Observer. In what’s become a bit of a standard James/Ruth write-up […]

November 7, 2009
Corden + Jones to pen movie script?– also tagged

The UK Press Association is reporting that James Corden and Ruth Jones, the writing duo behind Gavin & Stacey, are working together on a film script. Gavin & Stacey has been widely acclaimed for its storytelling,picking up a slew of awards for both the show and it’s creators. The film would represent the duo’s first […]