Gervais calls for celebrities to be snubbed from 2020 New Year's Honours list

In the last few weeks, Ricky has been even more critical of the rich and famous than usual, in particular the way that they have reacted during the coronavirus pandemic. And in a new interview with Australian radio presenter Christian O’Connell, the After Life creator has doubled down on his opinion, claiming that celebrities should not be considered for honours by the royals this year. Gallery: Celebrities who have donated money amid the coronavirus pandemic (INSIDER) Praising frontline workers, he explained: “I never want anyone to complain about the NHS again, or nurses or doctors or anyone on the front line.