If you're not into the Grammys and are lucky enough to have HBO, tonight might be a good night to check out "Extras." It hasn't been a good year so far for Andy Millman (Ricky Gervais of the BBC's "The Office"). His new sitcom is trash, David Bowie has savaged him in song, and he's had one unfortunate public relations scandal after another — most recently getting banned from the British Academy of Film and Television Arts after making a scene at an awards show.
In Sunday's episode, though, things start looking up a bit for ol' Andy when he gets cast in a play by Sir Ian McKellen. McKellen even lets Andy in on the secrets of being a good actor, and you can learn them too, if you