March 2003 News
All the latest news about comedy and comedians: stand-up, TV sitcoms and sketch shows, comedy movies, etc…
Mon 31 March 2003
Kyle be back
South Park to continue to 2005
31/03/2003 … The creators of South Park have signed up a two-year deal to keep their show on the air until 2005.
Comic heads to the Falklands
31/03/2003 … Comic Toby Foster is heading to the Falkland Islands to entertain the troops.
Swiss roll of honour
Brits dominate Golden Rose shortlist
31/03/2003 … British comedy shows are to dominate this year's Golden Rose awards festival in Montreux.
BBC mulls new Irish sketch show
31/03/2003 … The BBC is considering a new sketch show featuring the best of Irish comedy talent.
Fetch a sketch
New competition seeks entries
31/03/2003 … A new competition has been launched to find the best in new sketch comedy.
Kathy gets 'Around'
Bates joins Coogan's movie
31/03/2003 … Kathy Bates has joined the cast of Steve Coogan's first Hollywood movie, Around The World In 80 Days.
Fri 28 March 2003
Moore trouble for Bush
Satirist's next movie project unveiled
28/03/2003 … Michael Moore's next film will probe the relationship between the Bin Laden and Bush families.
Thu 27 March 2003
The original DVD
Dick Van Dyke show to return
27/03/2003 … Classic US comedy The Dick Van Dyke Show could be returning after almost 40 years.