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Thu 01 October 2015
'My parents will be humiliated'
Jonny Sweet on his new BBC Three series Together
01/10/2015 … You might recognise Jonny Sweet from being that guy in that thing.
Revealed: Guests for the new series of Alan Davies As Yet Untitled
01/10/2015 … Chortle can today reveal the line-ups for the third series of Alan Davies: As Yet Untitled.
Thu 17 September 2015
Who is Paul Zerdin?
Profile of the America's Got Talent winner
17/09/2015 … Comedy ventriloquist Paul Zerdin has been propelled into the major leagues of entertainment thanks to his victory on America's Got Talent last night.
Mon 14 September 2015
Win vintage BBC comedies
Featuring Terry Scott, Hugh Bonneville and more
14/09/2015 … A bundle of vintage BBC comedies have just been released on DVD featuring a cast as diverse as Terry Scott, Anita Dobson and Hugh Bonneville.
Wed 09 September 2015
Don't fear the clown
Philippe Gaulier graduates speak of his peculiar methods
09/09/2015 … ◼ BY BRYONY SHIPSTONIn Etampes, 30 miles outside of Paris, the revered clown Philippe Gaulier has spent 35 years teaching performers how to abandon their inhibitions and access beauty.
Wed 02 September 2015
12 Just A Minute facts we learned from Nicholas Parsons' book
02/09/2015 … Nicholas Parsons' book Welcome To Just A Minute!, about the show's near 50-year history has just been republished in paperback.
It's not the trans Terry And June...
Cast and crew on BBC Two's groundbreaking new sitcom Boy Meets Girl
02/09/2015 … 'It's not that most people are mean, it's just that they don't know any trans people.
Tue 01 September 2015
Edinburgh Fringe 2015 comedy reviews
Our verdict from the festival
01/09/2015 … Funz and Gamez Tooz James Acaster: Represent Joe Lycett: That's The Way, A-Ha A-Ha, Joe Lycett John Robins: Speakeasy Kieran Hodgson: Lance Mae Martin: Us Minor Delays Nick Doody: T'ai-Po Peter Brush: Older Than The Oldest Dog That Ever Lived Richard Gadd: Waiting For Gaddot Sofie Hagen: Bubblewrap Spencer Jones Presents: The Herbert in Proper Job Adam Hills: Clown Heart * Adam Hess: Salmon Al Porter Is Yours Alex Edelman: Everything Handed To You Alice Fraser: Savage Andrew Doyle: Minimalism Andrew Watts: How To Build A Chap Aidan Killian: The Holy Trinity Of Whistle Blowers Bucket Caimh McDonnell: Bride and Prejudice Calypso Nights: Juan Two? Corey White: The Cane Toad Effect * Daphne Do Edinburgh David Mills: Don't Get Any Ideas Diary Of A Dating Addict Fake It Til You Make It * Felicity Ward: What If There Is No Toilet? Glenn Wool: Creator, I Am But A Pawn Goose: Kablamo Hal Cruttenden: Straight Outta Cruttenden Imagine There's No Ben Target (It's Easy If You Try Joel Creasy: The Hurricane * Joel Dommett: Conquer John-Luke Roberts: Stdad-Up Jonny Awsum: Everything Is Awsum Joseph Morpurgo: Soothing Sounds For Baby The Kagools Katherine Ryan: Kathbum Kevin Day: Hairline Kyle Kinane: Ghost Pizza Party LetLuce in Sea Men (A Naval Tale) Mark Forward Presents Mark Forward Mark Steel: Who Do I Think I Am? Markus Birdman: Grimm Realities Max And Ivan: The End Michael Che: Six Stars Nick Cody: Beard Game Strong Nish Kumar: Long Word.