The BBC has commissioned a third series of Count Arthur Strong. Steve Delaney’s senile music hall performer will be back on BBC One for seven new episodes next year. He posted the news in character on Twitter, saying: ‘It’s my very great delight to announce that BBBC1 in their finite wisden have commissioned a 3rd series of Count Arthur Strong.

Dom Joly is bringing back Trigger Happy TV after more than a dozen years.

The second series of animated comedy BoJack Horseman is to be released on July 17, Netflix has announced.

Most aspiring comedians drop out of the circuit within three years of starting.

First the BBC had a hit Horrible Histories – now ITV is to air Horrible Science.

Comedian Sajeela Kershi hasi won an Asian Women of Achievement Award.

Five comedians are to perform the UK's highest ever stand-up gig on the summit of Ben Lomond.

A boorish heckler has been suspended from his job after a comedian went public about his 'rapey' comments.

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