Most people try to avoid sounding like David Brent, the cripplingly, catastrophically awkward boss from The Office. But that’s exactly what Ricky Gervais has asked his fans to do.
— Ricky Gervais (@rickygervais) February 14, 2016
Gervais does this sometimes when he’s bored. The results, as you can imagine, are hilarious.
— daniel o’regan (@daniel_oregan) February 14, 2016
— Fran Nicol (@PanxaUrra) October 23, 2015
Sometimes they’re inspiring.
— Adie Pearson (@MrPea13) February 14, 2016
Sometimes they’re romantic.
— Lee (@LMWalker88) February 14, 2016
Sometimes it gets a bit dangerous.
Just tried to #textlikebrent to a deliberate wrong number but they've text me back calling me a dickhead and keep trying to call me.
— Gregor ???? (@GregorSwanson) November 4, 2015
And sometimes they’re in Spanish.
— Pedro J. Poveda (@Pedro_Poveda) February 14, 2016
Join in! After all, we can’t all be David Brent, but we can all #textlikebrent.