Interviews with the top comedians.
Wed 14 November 2012
'We couldn't write a sitcom while Peep Show was still on'
Interview with David Mitchell and Robert Webb
14/11/2012 … As Peep Show returns to Channel 4 for its eight series, we caught up with stars David Mitchell and Robert Webb.
Tue 14 August 2012
Some of it isn't great, if I'm honest
Harry Hill looks back at his old Channel 4 show
14/08/2012 … Harry Hill speaks about Whatever Happened to Harry Hill, the entirely made-up ‘documentary’ about his original Channel 4 series which ran from 1997 to 2000.
Wed 08 August 2012
From Bill Hicks to Joyce Grenfell
Steve Gribbin picks his comedy favourites
08/08/2012 … Right Said Fred by Bernard CribbinsNotwithstanding the comedy cognoscenti’s habitual condescending sneer, the comedy song can be a wonderful thing, none more so than this work of genius from July 1962 (produced, like the Goons records, by the pre-Beatles George Martin).
Thu 26 July 2012
'Distracted by a bat with human testicles'
Lee Kern on his new prank show, Celebrity Bedlam
26/07/2012 … Tell us about Celebrity Bedlam?Celebrity Bedlam is a six-part prank show on celebs.
Fri 20 July 2012
'It’s amazing when you turn down money'
Robin Ince on the corporisation of stand-up, being bullied by Ricky Gervais and why his melon-punching act failed
20/07/2012 … Robin Ince has been interviewed in the new issue of Mustard magazine.
Tue 10 July 2012
I had to relearn how to be a normal person
Lucy Porter on her two years away from comedy
10/07/2012 … The Sun's comedy columnist Tommy Holgate catches up with Lucy Porter in her local pub in Bloomsbury, Central London.
Wed 04 July 2012
Well, it's better than Cop Widow
Sally Phillips and writer Lloyd Woolf on Sky1's Parents
04/07/2012 … Sky 1 launches its latest British sitcom this Friday, with new family show called Parents, starring comedy queen Sally Phillips as a successful executive forced to move her family in with her parents after losing her well-paid job.
Wed 27 June 2012
The Beast speaks!
Q&A with the Midnight Beast ahead of their E4 show
27/06/2012 … The Midnight Beast are about to go from YouTube sensations to TV stars, with their own E4 series due to start next Thursday.