November 2003 News
All the latest news about comedy and comedians: stand-up, TV sitcoms and sketch shows, comedy movies, etc…
Sun 30 November 2003
Carrott's priced £139
Jasper's tickets don't come cheap
30/11/2003 … Jasper Carrott is to make a rare live appearance in London.
Sat 29 November 2003
Baddiel open to debate
David devises Radio 4 panel game
29/11/2003 … David Baddiel has devised a new Radio 4 panel game, to be recorded next month.
'Don't spoil the fun'
Gervais plea over lost Office scripts
29/11/2003 … Ricky Gervais has appealed for his lost scripts for The Office to be returned as a "Christmas present for the nation".
Street role? 'Ave it!
Peter Kay to appear in soap
29/11/2003 … Peter Kay has landed a role in Coronation Street.
Fri 28 November 2003
Yes Mr President
Political sitcom set for US export
28/11/2003 … Yes Minister is set to be the next sitcom to be remade for the American market.
Office secrets leaked
Post mix-up reveals Christmas plot
28/11/2003 … Secrecy surrounding the final episodes of The Office has been broken - after the scripts were accidentally posted to the wrong address.
Getting into the sitcom habit
Brand writes nun-based comedy
28/11/2003 … Jo Brand is writing an ITV sitcom about a group of nuns - after finishing her first novel.
Thu 27 November 2003
Write, said Fred
My Family creator heads new sitcom
27/11/2003 … My Family creator Fred Barron is working on a new sitcom about a woman having trouble with men.