Stephen Fry was forced out of the QI chair because of BBC budget cuts, Alan Davies has claimed. The panel show regular claims a tighter production schedule meant the host was  taping up to three shows a day, which he found too demanding. ‘For budget reasons, they ended up making him do three shows in 24 hours,,’ Davies told The Mail On Sunday’s Event magazine.

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Fresh Meat star Tony Gardner has revealed that he contracted the Zika virus while shooting Death In Paradise.

The BBC has released these images from the new Inside No 9.

Harry Secombe’s son Andrew is to follow in his father’s footsteps – by appearing in Hancock’s Half Hour.

Jim Jefferies is making a new series for America’s Comedy Central.

If you know one thing about Dapper Laughs, it’s that he got in hot water for sexist jokes that were accused of promoting ‘rape culture’.

London’s Comedy Cafe is to close at the end of the year, after 26 years in business The venue in Shoreditch, East London, has lost its lease after being gazumped by the owner of ten local bars.

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