Rich Fulcher is to star in a murder case spoof for BBC Three, Chortle can reveal. Co-starring Nick Mohammed and Lolly Adefope, Sexy Murder pastiches the trend for true crime documentaries that have challenged convictions, such as Making A Murderer, Serial and The Jinx. Mighty Boosh star Fulcher plays 'Televisionary' and 'Truth Crusader' Christoph Spinelli who's come to the UK to do for British crime what he's done for America: speculate to the point of insanity and make a story out of absolutely nothing.

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.

Sadiq Khan is to make a cameo appearance in Citizen Khan.

Taking offence at jokes displays a ‘self-imposed stupidity’, comedians claimed yesterday.

American alternative comedy legend Barry Crimmins is to release his first ever stand-up special – thanks to Louis CK.

A spoof melodramatic soap created by Peep Show writers Sam Bain and Jesse Armstrong is set to have a new lease of life in the States.

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