Ricky Gervais has confirmed filming for the third series of his hit Netflix showwill begin on Monday.
The comedian and actor, creator of shows includingand , announced the dark comedy would get a third outing last year when he signed an overall deal with the streaming giant.
He shared a selfie on Twitter in which he is holding up a script for the first day of filming, dated Monday, April 19, and wrote on Twitter: "I'd better learn my lines."
Series two of, which stars Gervais as a widower plunged into almost unbearable grief following the death of his wife, launched in April 2020.
Gervais confirmed it would come back for a third batch of episodes a month later, when he wrote:
first reported Gervais's Netflix deal and said it was a "multiple-year" contract which will see him making new scripted shows as well as stand-up comedy specials.