Interviews with comedians, comedy reviews, Perfect Playlists and other comedy features, all collected in one place.
Wed 14 December 2016
'My family know that I'm a little bit out there'
Interview with Chewing Gum's Michaela Coel
14/12/2016 … Can you explain a little about Chewing Gum? The show is centred around a girl called Tracey Gordon, who lives in Tower Hamlets, and it’s about her upbringing, which is a very Pentecostal, evangelical life.
Mon 12 December 2016
Ronald Reagan used to be a stand-up
And 24 more facts from QI's latest book
12/12/2016 … Ronald Reagan was a stand-up comedian for two weeks.
Thu 01 December 2016
Win a trip to see top comedy stars in Dead Funny
Premium tickets and overnight stay
01/12/2016 … Dead Funny – the acclaimed comedy about the personal frictions among members of a fan club for dead comedians – continues its West End run into February.
Not just Manuel
Seven rare clips that show different aspects of Andrew Sachs
01/12/2016 … An advert for Willow Butter On Ireland's Late Late Show with Gay Byrne His 1979 single Oh Cheryl, recorded as Manuel Narrating a Thomas the Tank Engine audiobook Messing about while filming Terry Pratchett's Going Postal for Sky in 2010 A teaser for his Coronation Street appearance in 2009 In Countdown's Dictionary Corner, 2009 .
Tue 29 November 2016
'I have occasionally farted on stage...'
Interview with Sarah Millican
29/11/2016 … That was one hell of a tour… It certainly was.
Tue 22 November 2016
'With stand-up, you’re talking at people; with documentaries you’re talking with people'
Ardal O'Hanlon on his new travel show
22/11/2016 … In a new More 4 travel series, Ireland With Ardal O’Hanlon, the comedian uses a series of Victorian guidebooks written by Mr & Mrs S C Hall as the basis for a tour of his native country.
Thu 10 November 2016
Two pints of laughter...
Ten pubs named after comedians
10/11/2016 … As we report that the new home of London's Angel Comedy Club is to be named The Bill Murray, we round up ten boozers named after comedians, or with comedy-related names.
Win every episode of People Just Do Nothing
DVD box set released this week
10/11/2016 … All three series of People Just Do Nothing have been released on DVD this week – and we have five copies to give away.