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April 2010 News

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

Fri 30 April 2010

Oswalt shames jokes thief | The video evidence...

Oswalt shames jokes thief

The video evidence...

30/04/2010 … Patton Oswalt has named and shamed a fellow stand-up for stealing ‘huge chunks’ of his act.

Anchorman sequel dead | Studio puts the kibosh on comedy follow-up

Anchorman sequel dead

Studio puts the kibosh on comedy follow-up

30/04/2010 … Plans for a sequel to cult comedy blockbuster Anchorman have been permanently shelved – after the Paramount studio turned down the idea.

Inspired by Python... | Philosophers' football match becomes a reality
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Inspired by Python...

Philosophers' football match becomes a reality

30/04/2010 … The Monty Python sketch in which philosophers clashed on the football field has inspired a real-life soccer match.

Frankie Boyle: BBC are cowards | Comic defends Palestine gag

Frankie Boyle: BBC are cowards

Comic defends Palestine gag

30/04/2010 … Frankie Boyle has lashed out at the BBC, branding them ‘cowardly’ and ‘cravenly afraid of giving offence’ after censuring one of his jokes.

Is he putting cocaine on his dick? | WTF: Weekly Triva File

Is he putting cocaine on his dick?

WTF: Weekly Triva File

30/04/2010 … ‘A Scotch egg is the most evil snack imaginable for a vegetarian.

Thu 29 April 2010

Pajama drama | US duo planning TV show

Pajama drama

US duo planning TV show

29/04/2010 … Acclaimed American double act The Pajama Men are developing a British TV show based on their award-winning live work.

It's the final finalist... | Matt Richardson wins Student Award vote

It's the final finalist...

Matt Richardson wins Student Award vote

29/04/2010 … Matt Richardson, a 18-year-old publishing student from Didcot in Oxfordshire has become the last finalist in the Chortle Student Comedy Award, after winning the People's Choice place.

Carell 'to quit' The Office | Farewell Michael Scott

Carell 'to quit' The Office

Farewell Michael Scott

29/04/2010 … Steve Carell says he’s ready to quit the American version of The Office next year.

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