Nick Helm and Jonny Sweet are to star in Channel 4’s new comedy show about young tech millionaires. Horrible Histories star Jim Howick and Samuel Anderson, who played Clara Oswald’s boyfriend Danny Pink in Doctor Who, complete the core cast of Loaded. As Chortle reported in January, the show revolves around four thirtysomething men who sell their start-up video game company Idyl Hands for £246million.

Simpsons writer Kevin Curran has died at the age of 59.

Murder in Successville star Tom Davis has been picked as one of the year's brightest new creative talents by Bafta.

Simon Bird has signed up for a new lesbian rom-com movie that also stars David Tennant.

Nick Mohammed has written a children’s book based around his love of magic.

Every surviving episode of Spike Milligan’s influential sketch series Q is to be released on DVD for the first time.

COLD FEET star John Thomson and comedian Justin Moorhouse are to take part in Celebrity Haunted Hotel Live.

STEWART LEE is to become a presenter on a new BBC 'pop-up' radio station dedicated to jazz.

We see you are using AdBlocker software. Chortle relies on advertisers to fund this website so it’s free for you, so we would ask that you disable it for this site. Our ads are non-intrusive and relevant. Help keep Chortle viable.