David Brent to hit big screen

Ricky Gervais has revealed plans to make a movie about his Office character David Brent.

The British comedian recently resurrected the former Wernham Hogg boss for Comic Relief, followed by of a series of YouTube videos titled ‘Learn Guitar With David Brent’.

Gervais has now told The Hollywood Reporter he hopes they will be the basis for a movie about Brent trying to make it in the music industry. He also confirmed he is planning to sign a record deal for an album of music by his alter-ego.

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