LIVE COMEDY SEARCH

ADVERTISEMENTS

November 2011 News

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

Fri 25 November 2011

Rory Bremner pilots C4 quiz show | New idea for daytime

Rory Bremner pilots C4 quiz show

New idea for daytime

25/11/2011 … Rory Bremner is turning quiz show host in a new pilot for Channel 4.

Life's Too Short sheds more viewers | ...but Russell Howard flourishes
© Â BBC
© Â BBC

Life's Too Short sheds more viewers

...but Russell Howard flourishes

25/11/2011 … Life's Too Short has taken another dip in the ratings.

Has your ass played the Royal Albert Hall? | WTF: Weekly Trivia File

Has your ass played the Royal Albert Hall?

WTF: Weekly Trivia File

25/11/2011 … ‘[QI] is repeated so much that my hourly rate of pay is lower than that of a small child making footballs in Indonesia.

It's Lee £vans | Comic 'to make £8m' this year

It's Lee £vans

Comic 'to make £8m' this year

25/11/2011 … Lee Evans will earn £8million this year, according to reports.

Gervais pilots old folks' comedy | ...with Karl Pilkington acting

Gervais pilots old folks' comedy

...with Karl Pilkington acting

25/11/2011 … Ricky Gervais has been filming a pilot of a new series set in an old folks’ home.

Thu 24 November 2011

The old 'uns are the best... | New comedy contest for over 55s

The old 'uns are the best...

New comedy contest for over 55s

24/11/2011 … The Leicester Comedy Festival has launched Britain’s first stand-up contest for the over-55s.

Picking the Lock... | Warning about Sean's fake Twitter account

Picking the Lock...

Warning about Sean's fake Twitter account

24/11/2011 … Sean Lock’s managers are pushing to shut down a fake Twitter account set up in the comic’s name.

On the offensive | The Sun circulates 'sick' Jimmy Carr gig

On the offensive

The Sun circulates 'sick' Jimmy Carr gig

24/11/2011 … The Sun newspaper has stirred up outrage after circulating a gag it openly admits is ‘sick’.