Of course man, that goes without saying. But the less screentime Gervais has the more we get of Pilkington
Do you really think that he's playing a character though? The cynical side of me leans towards that too, but then again no one could be that set in their ways and be as blissfully ignorant as Karl is. I really do believe that is his true personality coming through though, maybe slightly exaggerated but I think that what we see is definitely what we get
Anyway, I just watched the first episode and we're off to a flier
"Warwick's running around like he's a proper actor, what has he ever done? He was dressing up as a little bear in Star Wars, a little Green Goblin in something else. Someone shouted Willow at him the other day, I don't know what he was in that..."