All the latest news about comedy and comedians: stand-up, TV sitcoms and sketch shows, comedy movies, etc…
Wed 26 November 2014
Will gig for food
A bag of groceries for a comedy show
26/11/2014 … Comics including Dylan Moran are to perform at a gig where the price of admission is a bag of groceries.
E4 renews Virtually Famous
Two new series for Seann Walsh panel show
26/11/2014 … Virutally Famous, E4’s panel show, is to return for two more series.
Tue 25 November 2014
Revealed: BBC's tribute to Rik Mayall
..as well as other Christmas TV highlights
25/11/2014 … BBC Two is to pay poignant tribute to Rik Mayall in a programme to air this Christmas.
Bill Bailey joins HK democracy protest
A tight 5: November 25
25/11/2014 … BILL BAILEY has been lending his support to pro-democracy campaigners in Hong Kong.
Mon 24 November 2014
Lee Evans outsells Mrs Brown
His DVD tops comedy chart
24/11/2014 … Lee Evans might have just announced his retirement – but his new live DVD has gone straight to the top of the comedy charts.
Storage Hunter star to make UK comedy debut
As part of Leceister fest
24/11/2014 … Dave's Leicester Comedy Festival has announced its 2015 line-up with Milton Jones, Johnny Vegas, Dylan Moran and Jimmy Carr among the headliners.
King, queen or Jack of comedy...
British Comedy Award voting opens
24/11/2014 … Jack Whitehall is to defend his position as king of comedy as the nominations for the public-voted British Comedy Award are unveiled.
Stephen Merchant wages Lip Sync Battles
A tight 5: November 24
24/11/2014 … STEPHEN MERCHANT is making a TV series based on the Lip Sync Battles from Jimmy Fallon's Tonight Show.