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Sat 23 December 2006
After My Family
Fred Barron on his new sitcom
23/12/2006 … He worked on Seinfeld, then created My Family - now Fred Barron writes about his new BBC One sitcom.
Sun 17 December 2006
Avid Merrion creator Leigh Francis answers your questions
17/12/2006 … Why is your program called 'Bo Selecta'? Neil CourtisIt's obviously taken from Craig David's song Rewind.
Thu 07 December 2006
Some comedy stocking-fillers
07/12/2006 … Christmas is the time all the comics release their live DVDs, and almost every showbiz autobiography is published, in the hope that recognition of a celebrity name will be the prompt Auntie Edna needs to buy it as a gift.
Mon 04 December 2006
Ditzy Boomhaha answers your questions
...or you can just call him Dara O'Briain
04/12/2006 … Just how annoyed are you about the constant mispronunciation of your name? Have you considered changing it yet? Louise LeeDarby Brown, Dazzy B, Dusky Benderson.
Sun 19 November 2006
Sharon Horgan and Dennis Kelly on their new BBC3 sitcom
19/11/2006 … The cancer patient lies in his hospital, a tube in his arm giving him a blood transfusion.
Thu 19 October 2006
Ginger? Is that like Nigger over here?
Interview with Doug Stanhope
19/10/2006 … As Doug Stanhope gathers critical acclaim for his London run, he reveals in a previously unpublished interview how he’s bored of stand-up, how he hates Curb Your Enthusiasm – and how he plans to run for American president.
Wed 06 September 2006
Behind the beard...
Documentary examines the Comedy Terrorist
06/09/2006 … Can there be anyone who’s still interested in Aaron Barschak? His sister Tamara certainly hopes so.
Use disappointment as your psychic ointment
Bill Bailey shares his philosophy
06/09/2006 … He's won a British Comedy Award, toured the world with his stand-up and had a major role in a hit movie - but Bill Bailey's current pride and joy is more modest: a crude video game based around garden sheds.