Actor Ricky Gervais arrives at the Weinstein Netflix after party after the 72nd annual Golden Globe Awards in Beverly Hills on Jan. 11, 2015.
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By The Hollywood Reporter
January 10, 2016

Just hours before the start of the Golden Globes, host Ricky Gervais dropped the C-word as he shared what was running through his mind in preparation for his anticipated hosting gig.

“Better get dressed and offend some humourless c–s I suppose,” tweeted Gervais with what looks like a selfie of him in bed. Gervais is returning as Golden Globes host this year since his run from 2010-2012.

The tweet marks the beginning of zingers from the comedian to an A-list audience of Globes nominees including Cate Blanchett, Will Smith, Leonardo DiCaprio and Kate Winslet during the telecast of the awards show airing live on Sunday night. Gervais told THR that he plans to stay away from jokes that cause “collateral damage” but Donald Trump may get a mention.

This article originally appeared in The Hollywood Reporter

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