March 2010 News
All the latest news about comedy and comedians: stand-up, TV sitcoms and sketch shows, comedy movies, etc…
Mon 08 March 2010
Lucas quits Shooting Stars
No more scores from George Dawes
08/03/2010 … Matt Lucas has quit BBC2 quiz Shooting Stars after 15 years.
Do a Eurovision spoof? There's 'nul point'
Sacha 'scraps planned movie'
08/03/2010 … Sacha Baron Cohen has reportedly scrapped his planned film about the Eurovision Song Contest.
Sat 06 March 2010
Mack donates gig takings to girl's cancer fund
06/03/2010 … Lee Mack is to donate his takings from last night’s show in Stoke to help a two-year-old girl get cancer treatment in America.
Fri 05 March 2010
Is that Wise?
Ernie's sculpture underwhelms
05/03/2010 … A statue of Ernie Wise has been unveiled in his home town – but not everyone is happy with it.
Baftas botch hits Alan Carr
It's WTF: The Weekly Trivia File
05/03/2010 … ‘I feel guilty that I’m not making more money for the genius talent I have.
Noel Fielding attacked in street
'I'm fine but furious'
05/03/2010 … Noel Fielding is recovering after being attacked in the street by three youths.
Thu 04 March 2010
Manford to host ITV stand-up show
Pilot shot soon
04/03/2010 … Jason Manford could land his own Friday night TV show, featuring the best in stand-up talent.
Corden: Sketch show was 'a mistake'
'I wasn't good enough,' comic admits
04/03/2010 … James Corden has admitted what many critics have long thought – that his sketch show with Mat Horne was a ‘mistake’.