31/03/2009 … The new-look UK Comedy Central has confirmed transmission of its first original commission, Grouchy Young Men.
All the latest news about comedy and comedians: stand-up, TV sitcoms and sketch shows, comedy movies, etc…
Tue 31 March 2009
31/03/2009 … Horne and Corden look set for a second series of their BBC Three sketch show – despite receiving a mauling by the critics.
31/03/2009 … Will Scambler, who runs his own comedy club at Swansea University, has won the readers’ vote for the final place in the Chortle Student Comedy Award final.
31/03/2009 … A host of circuit comedians are taking part in a new BBC comedy programme for teenagers.
31/03/2009 … Red Dwarf star Chris Barrie says the one-off Easter special could lead to a new series.
Mon 30 March 2009
30/03/2009 … The first cut of Sacha Baron Cohen’s Bruno movie has been give the dreaded NC-17 rating after proving ‘too gay’ for American censors.
30/03/2009 … The Office is to be remade for an Israeli audience in what will be the seventh foreign version of the show.
30/03/2009 … The BBC has axed Lee Mack sitcom Not Going Out after three series.