Gervais' tired shtick of demand-resistance had some viewers - and certainly network executives - rubbing their hands in anticipation of the faux-theatrics: What would he say? How terrible and cruel would his jokes be? Such worry! Such fear! Tune in! Joke's on you, viewer. Gervais' monologue was relatively tame and comparatively toothless
Actress Jennifer Lawrence says that whenever she gets a good review for her acting, she feels that she just "got away with another one."