The British actor RICKY GERVAIS has made an impact in the international press by recording a video in support of the Popular Legislative Initiative.

The Platform Prou continues to receive International support.

The British actor RICKY GERVAIS has made an impact in the international press by recording a video in support of the Popular Legislative Initiative.

In December we told you about the support received from the British actor Ricky Gervais, famous for shows like “Extras” and “The Office”, who has joined the many personalities from different walks of life that support the processing of the Popular Legislative Initiative for the abolition of bullfighting in Catalonia.

“What is the pleasure in seeing an animal speared to death? Bullfighting needs to stop — it’s so cruel.” “It is brilliant that the animal rights advocates of Catalonia are involved in this campaign and I give it my full support.” declared Gervais to the British press last December 2009.

Today, Ricky Gervais has taken a further step in his commitment to the protection of animals and through the World Society for the Protection of Animals (WSPA) he has published a video that encourages citizens around the world to give their support Popular Legislative Initiative for the abolition of bullfighting in Catalonia which was launched by the Platform Prou.

Video with subtitles in Spanish
Video with subtitles in Catalan

Ricky Gervais, besides being a screenwriter, producer, director and actor, was recently named one of the most influential people in the world by Time magazine:
http://www.thefirstpost.co.uk/62839,news-comment,entertainment,gervais-and-pattinson-make-most-influential-list-banksy

Some examples of the international repercussions of the statement by Ricky Gervais:
Examiner
The Province
Tele graph
USA Today

A high quality version of the video can be obtained by contacting us.