He’s usually identified for his chirpy nature and good sense of humour.
But Ricky Gervais was not in a laughing temper on Monday as he revealed to his followers that he’s affected by severe back pain after tweaking an existing drawback.
The 60-year-old comedian held a Twitter Live session in which he revealed he had been attempting to tie his shoelace when his back began inflicting him grief.
‘Get me a f*****g ambulance!’ Ricky Gervais has revealed he was left in agony after tweaking his back while tying his shoelace – leaving him needing accomplice Jane to assist him gown
During the dwell session, Ricky stated: ‘I’m in a nasty means, went for a run at 4, tied my shoe up and my back went, agony.
‘Couldn’t stroll, took me ages, I had solely made it to the top of the road.
‘It’s that factor when you find yourself in agony and you may’t stroll however you do not wish to look bizarre to anybody.
‘I needed to lie down and scream, “Get me a f*****g ambulance”.’
Recurring pain: The 60-year-old comedian (pictured in 2020) held a Twitter Live session in which he revealed he had been attempting to tie his shoelace when his back began inflicting him grief
Suffering: Ricky additionally Tweeted about his back drawback, describing himself as mendacity on the ground with a scorching water bottle
Ricky then stated he managed to make it back to his home the place he instructed his long-term girlfriend Jane that he had injured his back once more.
He stated: ‘I made it back, laid on the ground, took some naproxen which now we have all the time received as a result of the final time my back went that helped me calm down it.
‘It will get to 5 and I’m nonetheless in my exercise gear.
‘Jane helps me get undressed, get into the bathe, then getting dressed. Even with two of us, getting dressed was a little bit of a chore.’
Helping hand: Ricky additionally stated that the pain he felt in his back was so excessive that he wanted the assistance of his long-term accomplice Jane to alter his garments (pictured collectively in 2018)
Reflecting on the repercussions of his harm, Ricky stated: ‘I’ve received tennis booked tomorrow, that is received to be f***ing cancelled. Thank f**ok I have not received a gig.
‘Next tour after this one I’m doing it sitting down. I’m altering the style, it isn’t get up, it is f***ing sit down.’
His harm comes after Ricky joked he nonetheless cannot title any humorous girls as he roasted Miranda Hart in a heat up gig for this new comedy present.
The Office creator claimed the one feminine comics he discovered humorous have been Dame Edna Everage and Eddie Izzard, The Sun studies.
Hilarious: Ricky has claimed he could not title any humorous girls apart from Dame Edna Everage and Eddie Izzard in his newest controversial comedy present on Sunday
Dame Edna is the on stage alter ego of the male comic Barry Humphries, 87, and Eddie, 59, introduced she is gender fluid in December.
Taking to the stage for his newest efficiency, outspoken Ricky stated: ‘What about all humorous feminine comedians?
‘In actual life I do know there are a great deal of humorous girls. Like, um. No, however there are… Dame Edna Everage.
‘Eddie Izzard. She’s humorous. She’s not solely an incredible comedienne she’s additionally an incredible actress. He was, she was good as that man in that factor,’ he quipped.
Punch line: Dame Edna is the on stage alter ego of the male comic Barry Humphries, 87, and Eddie, 59, introduced she is gender fluid in December.
Ricky, who later insisted he was joking with his scathing set, then took a pop at Miranda Hart as he stated he’d been trolled on-line by an individual who questioned whether or not he was really a comic.
He defined: ‘I received this tweet: ‘Call your self a comic?’ He is aware of I do. It actually says it in my Twitter bio.
Ricky then insinuated that being in comparison with Miranda Hart can be a deadly insult as he continued the savage set.
Remembering the web heckle, Ricky recites: ”You’re about as humorous as…’ – I believed he was going to go for the jugular and say ‘Miranda’!’
‘You’re about as humorous as Miranda’: Ricky then insinuated that being in comparison with Miranda Hart can be a deadly insult as he continued the savage set