The live episode of Mrs Brown’s Boys attracted 6. 5million viewers to BBC One on Saturday night. It shattered the average audience of 4.

The full list of semi-finalists in the BBC Radio New Comedy Award are revealed today.

Tim Minchin’s Matilda musical has swept the board at Australia’s biggest stage awards.

SARAH MILLICAN has been announced for one-off show at the Edinburgh Fringe.

Comedy commissioner Tilusha Ghelani is leaving the BBC to join Sky.

A  plaque is to be unveiled at Frankie Howerd’s first home tomorrow.

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