Ricky Gervais’ ‘Derek’ to Make Netflix Return with Hour-Long Special
Ricky Gervais’ comedy series “Derek” is returning to Netflix on April 3 with a one-hour special.
The finale will be available only on Netflix in the US, Canada, Latin America, France, Germany, Austria, Switzerland, the Nordics, and Benelux. In the UK, the series has aired on Channel 4.
The series centers on a character named Derek, played by Gervais himself, who works at a retirement home. The comedian has been nominated multiple times by major awards shows for his role, including, most recently, a Golden Globe nomination for best actor.
“Derek” is produced by Derek Productions Ltd for Netflix in the US and Channel 4 in the UK. The first two seasons of the series are also available on the streaming service.Tags: Derek, Derek Productions Ltd, Netflix, netflix originals, One-Hour Special, ricky gervais