Interviews with comedians, comedy reviews, Perfect Playlists and other comedy features, all collected in one place.
Wed 24 December 2008
When stand-up goes bad
Lowlights of 2008
24/12/2008 … One of the thrills of the high-wire act that is live stand-up is that sometimes it can go wrong.
Fri 19 December 2008
Jack on the box...
Young Whitehall on his Big Brother show...
19/12/2008 … Twenty-year-old comic Jack Whitehall is returning to E4 every weeknight from January 2, hosting the companion show to 2009’s Celebrity Big Brother: Big Brother’s Big Mouth.
Sun 30 November 2008
'I look like a Down’s Syndrome Roger Federer...'
Marissa Burgess interviews Jimmy Carr
30/11/2008 … Ever-conscious of offering value for money on his DVDs, Jimmy Carr has always endeavoured to include something a bit special on the extras.
Tue 25 November 2008
Just throwing shit at the wall...
Marissa Burgess interviews Dara O Briain
25/11/2008 … Dara O Briain appears quite pleased with the way the interview is going.
Thu 20 November 2008
Paddy McGuinness Q&A
20/11/2008 … How did you get started in comedy? I did a few open spots pre-Phoenix Nights but decided not being able to eat for days before the gig, due to nerves, was not worth the hassle.
Mon 17 November 2008
Brendon Burns Q&A
' You can’t get more of a live stand-up experience than people storming out in disgust'
17/11/2008 … How did you get started in comedy? It’s not a particularly nice story I’m afraid.
Mon 10 November 2008
Tim Vine Q&A
10/11/2008 … How did you get started in comedy? I started at school writing silly plays when I was 12 and giving myself the starring role.
Tue 04 November 2008
Children say the funniest things...
Outnumbered returns to BBC One
04/11/2008 … The old adage is never work with children or animals.