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

Fri 30 December 2011

My 'shagathon' was a disaster | WTF: Weekly Trivia File

My 'shagathon' was a disaster

WTF: Weekly Trivia File

30/12/2011 … ‘If anyone in Milton Keynes is thinking about trying to lose weight, I can honestly say that this Slimming World group is the place to do it!’ Jason Manford on the Milton Keynes News website.

Charlie Brooker hit by Parliament film ban | He can't show Murdoch being hit by pie

Charlie Brooker hit by Parliament film ban

He can't show Murdoch being hit by pie

30/12/2011 … Charlie Brooker has been banned from using footage of Rupert Murdoch being hit with a custard pie in his satirical round-up of the year’s news.

CBE for Ronnie Corbett | News of his New Year Honour is leaked

CBE for Ronnie Corbett

News of his New Year Honour is leaked

30/12/2011 … Ronnie Corbett is to be made a CBE in the New Year Honours, it has been reported.

Sat 24 December 2011

Thanks a million! | Louis CK's download experiment takes $1m

Thanks a million!

Louis CK's download experiment takes $1m

24/12/2011 … Louis CK has taken over $1million in sales of his online stand-up special,More than 220,000 fans have paid $5 to download the hour-long Live At The Beacon Theater special, which he recorded and released himself, bypassing the usual DVD channels.

Fri 23 December 2011

BBC renews In With The Flynns | ...star Will Mellor reveals

BBC renews In With The Flynns

...star Will Mellor reveals

23/12/2011 … BBC One has commissioned a second series of In With The Flynns, its star Will Mellor has revealed.

Thu 22 December 2011

Justin Lee Collins on harassment charge | Case relates to an ex-girlfriend

Justin Lee Collins on harassment charge

Case relates to an ex-girlfriend

22/12/2011 … Justin Lee Collins has appeared in court charged with harassing an ex-girlfriend.

ITV pulls Tim Minchin's Christmas song | Fears of 'offending Christians and right-wing press'

ITV pulls Tim Minchin's Christmas song

Fears of 'offending Christians and right-wing press'

22/12/2011 … ITV has axed Tim Minchin from Jonathan Ross’s chat show – in case he upset Christians.

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