31/07/2010 … America’s NBC network is to broadcast a live edition of its acclaimed sitcom 30 Rock.
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Sat 31 July 2010
Fri 30 July 2010
30/07/2010 … Alan Carr's dog is called Beverley Callard, after the Coronation Street actress.
30/07/2010 … Bette Midler has claimed funny women find it difficult to break into movies, as there aren’t the roles for them.
30/07/2010 … Scottish broadcaster STV has commissioned its first sketch comedy in 20 years.
30/07/2010 … Richard Blackwood is to play the Donkey in Shrek The Musical when it opens in the West End next year.
Thu 29 July 2010
29/07/2010 … Russell Brand already has something of a reputation as a ‘legendary swordsman’ – and now he might have found a film role to live up to that.
29/07/2010 … Steve Coogan has landed another Hollywood role, in an indie comedy called My Idiot Brother.
29/07/2010 … FHM magazine’s competition for new stand-ups is to be made into a full six-part ITV4 series.