Ricky: Re­al­ity TV stars ‘sell their souls’

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YOU won’t catch Ricky Ger­vais do­ing re­al­ity TV shows – as the funny man has slammed celebs who take part in them.

Ricky – whose lat­est film

is re­leased this week – said fa­mous faces who sign up to the likes of

are ‘sell­ing their souls’.

The 55-year-old Golden Globes host said: “Peo­ple sell their f**king souls, and they sell their bod­ies, just to stay fa­mous.

“They’ll show their break­downs, ad­dic­tions, and break-ups.

“They say, ‘I just want to change the pub­lic’s opin­ion of me’. Why?

“F**k the pub­lic! It’s like ther­apy. But the worst kind pos­si­ble. We’re laugh­ing at their delu­sions.”

Talk­ing about how peo­ple re­act to his jokes, he added: “I get ner­vous I’ll f**k a joke up.”

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