First Trailer for Ricky Gervais’ Comedy ‘Special Correspondents’

Ricky Gervais And Eric Bana

Netflix has debuted the first trailer and poster for Special Correspondents, a satire of modern news coverage, starring Ricky Gervais and Eric Bana.

Co-starring Vera Farmiga, Kelly Macdonald, Kevin Pollak, America Ferrera, Raúl Castillo, and Benjamin Bratt, the story follows a couple of radio reporters who spin a wild story from overseas from the comfort of New York City.

The Netflix original movie, in which Gervais also serves as writer and director, hits the streaming service on April 29. Watch the trailer below, there are a few laughs to be had.

I hope this turns out good, it’s been way too long since I’ve liked anything Gervais has made.

Ricky Gervais'  Satire Comedy

The film is about a struggling New York based radio journalist whose arrogance and decadent lifestyle has hindered his career. With his job on the line, he fakes front line war reports from the comfort of his hideout above a Spanish restaurant in Queens.