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2005 News

All the latest news about comedy and comedians: stand-up, TV sitcoms and sketch shows, comedy movies, etc…

Sat 31 December 2005

Goodness Gracious OBE |   Bhaskar gets New Year honour

Goodness Gracious OBE

Bhaskar gets New Year honour

31/12/2005 … Kumars star Sanjeev Bhaskar has been awarded an OBE in the New Year honours list.

Fri 30 December 2005

Catholics can South Park |   'Appalling' episode is dropped

Catholics can South Park

'Appalling' episode is dropped

30/12/2005 … Comedy Central has pulled a repeat of South Park after it incensed Catholics.

Clary breaks his foot |    Julian in panton fall

Clary breaks his foot

Julian in panton fall

30/12/2005 … Julian Clary has broken his foot after taking a fall in pantomime.

Thu 29 December 2005

Repeater Kay |   Fans' fury at Peter's old gags

Repeater Kay

Fans' fury at Peter's old gags

29/12/2005 … Furious Peter Kay fans have been complaining they feel ‘ripped off’ by his latest DVD.

Book Mark |   Thomas writes his first book

Book Mark

Thomas writes his first book

29/12/2005 … Mark Thomas is writing his first book.

Wed 28 December 2005

Drugs killed him |   Coroner's report into Hedberg's death

Drugs killed him

Coroner's report into Hedberg's death

28/12/2005 … American stand-up Mitch Hedberg died of an accidental drug overdose, the US media have reported.

Mon 26 December 2005

Lee's No 1 |   Evans tops Christmas DVD chart

Lee's No 1

Evans tops Christmas DVD chart

26/12/2005 … Lee Evans has taken the Christmas No 1 for DVD sales – triumphing over big-budget Hollywood rivals.

Sat 24 December 2005

I'm not free! |   Inman gets hitched to long-term partner

I'm not free!

Inman gets hitched to long-term partner

24/12/2005 … John Inman has got hitched to his long-term partner.

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