LIVE COMEDY SEARCH

2008 Features

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

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...
© C4
© C4

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
© Ellis O'Brien
© Ellis O'Brien

'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

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 |

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'

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 |

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
© BBC
© BBC

Children say the funniest things...

Outnumbered returns to BBC One

04/11/2008 … The old adage is never work with children or animals.

ADVERTISEMENTS

We see you are using AdBlocker software. Chortle relies on advertisers to fund this website so it’s free for you, so we would ask that you disable it for this site. Our ads are non-intrusive and relevant. Help keep Chortle viable.