September 2007 News
All the latest news about comedy and comedians: stand-up, TV sitcoms and sketch shows, comedy movies, etc…
Wed 05 September 2007
Oliver's movie break
Comic lands role in Myers pic
05/09/2007 … John Oliver has landed his first movie role – appearing in the new Mike Myers comedy The Love Guru.
Bruno's ready for action
Baron Cohen's film confirmed
05/09/2007 … Sacha Baron Cohen is ready to start work on his long-awaited Bruno movie, according to Hollywood reports.
Another fine message...
Laurel's letters fetch £2,900
05/09/2007 … Letters Stan Laurel wrote to a pen-pal over a ten-year period have fetched £2,900 at auction today.
The top gag Merchant
Stephen Merchant wins GQ award
05/09/2007 … His live appearances may be few and far between, but Stephen Merchant has been named comedian of the year by GQ magazine.
Lewis sorry over gay jibe
'i made a bad choice of words'
05/09/2007 … Jerry Lewis has apologised after almost using the word ‘faggot’ on live TV.
Tue 04 September 2007
The next Parky?
Dara tipped for ITV chat show
04/09/2007 … Dara O’Briain is being tipped as ITV’s next chat show king.
Mon 03 September 2007
A lot of IT about
C4 sitcom wins 1m extra viewers
03/09/2007 … The IT Crowd gathered almost a million new viewers on Friday.
A couple of anchors
Comedy duo to front Nuts TV
03/09/2007 … Comedy double act Dan Wright and Steve Marsh are to be the faces of new lads’ channel Nuts TV.