"Extras" is about an out-of-work actor (Gervais) who struggles for work when he keeps losing his parts to stars like DeNiro. However, he insists that they're "just lucky".
Last EpisodeTV Special: Christmas Special Aired: Dec. 27, 2007
Andy is now starring in a successful television series and has a new agent to represent him but he still wants more. Maggie has had a tough time …
Series Fun Facts
- Damon Beesley and Iain Morris are the names of two real British producers, both of whom worked on projects such as Jimmy Carr: Stand Up (2005) (V).
- The episode with Ross Kemp was originally supposed to be the series opener. According to Ricky Gervais, HBO switched it with the second episode as Ben Stiller was better known in America.
- Due to scheduling problems, Samuel L. Jackson had to film his fifth episode scenes a month before the first episode began shooting.