29/12/2010 … What a year it’s been for comedy – and for Chortle.
Interviews with comedians, comedy reviews, Perfect Playlists and other comedy features, all collected in one place.
Wed 29 December 2010
Fri 17 December 2010
17/12/2010 … ‘It could have been the next Frasier, outshining even the hit sitcom which spawned it, but instead Friends spin-off Joey was a flop.
Wed 15 December 2010
15/12/2010 … Their catchphrases have become so ubiquitous that only this week right-wing columnist Richard Littlejohn used them to mock wheelchair-bound student campaigner Jody…
Fri 10 December 2010
10/12/2010 … Roald Dahl’s Matilda seems to be the musical Tim Minchin was born to write; an impishly playful comedy about the triumph of curiosity and intelligence over boorishness…
Wed 08 December 2010
08/12/2010 … Your new DVD, Aim Low, splices highlights of your various stand-up shows together and reiterates how often you return to the same themes and preoccupations .
Tue 07 December 2010
07/12/2010 … Do you see the TV show as an extension of your stand-up, or do you approach the medium differently?I try to do exactly the same as I do at a gig.
Wed 01 December 2010
01/12/2010 … Channel 4 played its cards very close to its chest with Tramadol Nights; releasing not so much as a preview clip before last night’s premiere, perhaps for fear…
Tue 23 November 2010
23/11/2010 … Never mind their effects on the country, right-wing governments are supposed to be a boon for political comedians, giving traditionally liberal satirists something…