Everyone's got a David Brent in their circle of friends and if you don't know who it is, it's you.We all know one."The film is due for theatrical release in August.
The movie is based on a 2009 French film of the same name and follows Gervais and Bana's characters as two reporters who fake stories about the war in Ecuador in order to gain media notoriety; a plan that predictably backfires.
This is an exciting year for Gervais, as the summer will see the release of David Brent: Life on the Road, the much anticipated return of Gervais' infamous sitcom character from The Office.
Brent's big-screen adventure will see him trying to become a pop star – a dream he has never managed to achieve. I actually thought I'm going to have a breakdown now."He added: "David Brent is so much fun - being an absolute arrogant idiot.
On working on two films at once, Gervais said: “Writing, directing, then starring and then editing a Hollywood movie is a full time job. It's one of my favourite things, that delusional character.
The item in question was a grooming tool named Licki Brush, which cat owners put in their mouth so that they can lick their cat.
Maguire and Phillips both seemed a little unsure of the product, although Phillips was certainly in need of more convincing.
Suggesting the benefits of the product, Maguire turned to Phillips and said: "You bond better with your p***y by giving it a lick."Phillips was lost for words for a moment - but she had to wrap up the chat in time for the commercial break.
When Kelly's mobile phone made a sound mid-conversation, Gervais began to take off his mic and get up from his chair But, typical to character, he was merely joking around."Is there a toy train coming our way? "Enjoying the bluff, Kelly, 56, giggled at her interviewee, who she was chatting to about his two forthcoming movies, David Brent: Life on the Road and Special Correspondents.
" the 54-year-old comedian asked when the sound was first heard. The pair got back to discussing the films, with Kelly looking fantastic in an all-orange number.
"Maybe I should have a strop and leave the interview. Special Correspondents will hit cinemas at the end of this week, having premiered at Tribeca Film Festival on 22 April.
The satirical comedy sees Gervais partner up with a string of A-list actors including Eric Bana (Deliver Us From Evil), America Ferrera (Ugly Betty), Kelly Macdonald (Boardwalk Empire) and Vera Farmiga (The Conjuring).