John Cleese is going on tour again this autumn to promote his new memoirs So, Anyway…The Python star is to perform 11 dates of a one-man show based around the book, plus four signing sessions. It comes on the back of the Python reunion gigs earlier this year as well as his Alimony tour, which was largely autobiographical. Cleese’s first book signing will be held at Waterstones flagship London store in Piccadilly on publication day, October 9.

Sharon Horgan is working on an American sitcom with Bob Servant creator Neil Forsyth.

Donald Sinden, who became a stalwart of sitcoms after forging his name as a Shakespearean actor, has died at his home at the age of 90.

STEWART LEE is to perform at a promenade gig at a Victorian graveyard.

Rock pianist Rick Wakeman is to take part in Britain's leading silent comedy festival, after composing his own score to a Laurel and Hardy classic.

Dave Gorman has given evidence at the trial of Dave Lee Travis, recalling the ‘office gossip’ surrounding a complaint that the former DJ had groped a woman backstage at The Mrs Merton Show.

British stand-up Chris Turner is to record his first US special tomorrow night.

BBC Three comedy Siblings is to return for a second series, the BBC has announced.

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