Interviews with comedians, comedy reviews, Perfect Playlists and other comedy features, all collected in one place.
Thu 22 September 2016
'Old people swearing is always funny'
Still Game director Michael Hines on the show's appeal
22/09/2016 … As Ford Kiernan and Greg Hemphill return to TV as pensioners Jack Jarvis and Victor McDade for the first time in nine years, Still Game director Michael Hines speaks about why the series is such a success.
Wed 21 September 2016
The 1996 Edinburgh Fringe
A bit of nostalgia...
21/09/2016 … Clearing out this week, I unearthed the 1996 Edinburgh Fringe programme and some flyers So for no other reason than nostalgia, here's how the festival has changed in 20 years.
Mon 12 September 2016
'That's me, warm but bleak!'
Jo Brand on her new comedy Damned
12/09/2016 … Jo Brand has co-written a new six-part Channel 4 comedy, Damned, in which she stars with Alan Davies as two jaded social workers in a busy children’s department.
Wed 31 August 2016
Win a bundle of film goodies
Noel Fielding in Set The Thames On Fire
31/08/2016 … Set The Thames On Fire – a dark comedy about two boys struggling to survive in a grotesque, nightmare London – is out next month.
Sun 28 August 2016
Edinburgh Fringe 2016 comedy reviews
The best, and the rest, of the festival
28/08/2016 … Doug Anthony All Stars (DAAS) Live On Stage James Acaster: Reset * Louis CK Scott Agnew: I’ve Snapped My Banjo String, Let’s Just Talk .
Sat 20 August 2016
BBC sitcom season: What's on when
Our TV guide
20/08/2016 … Saturday August 27 7.
Fri 19 August 2016
Watch highlights of the Chortle Student Comedy Award
All the finalists...
19/08/2016 … Winner: Tom GidmanRunner-up: Rahul Kholi Adam MastroianniRoya ShadmandMichael Odewale Eric Rushton Josh JonesMorgan Rees.
Mon 15 August 2016
Win Boy Meets Girl DVD
Series 2 out today
15/08/2016 … The second series of BBC Two sitcom Boy Meets Girl is released on DVD today – and we have five copies to give away.