As you can tell from the clip above, Ricky has had a blast returning to stand up comedy. In a recent interview with Jimmy Fallon on the Tonight Show, the UK comedian shares a story about chatting with Seinfeld about doing stand up. Jerry apparent'y can't wrap his mind around Ricky and Chris Rock wanting to put their efforts towards creating television shows and films when they could be doing stand up full time.
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Ricky went on to tell Jimmy, "I agree with Jerry now … now it comes first. I can't wait to do another tour." Followed by, "'I want to call myself a stand-up now, I don't want to call myself a comedian or writer-director. "
You can look for Gervais's new special "Humanity" to be streaming on Netflix within the first quarter of 2018.