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December 2012 News

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

Sat 29 December 2012

Katt 'puts his children at risk' | Drug and gun arrest for Williams

Katt 'puts his children at risk'

Drug and gun arrest for Williams

29/12/2012 … American comedian Katt Williams has been arrested for allegedly endangering four of his children.

OBEs for Jeremy Lloyd and Nica Burns | Services to comedy and theatre

OBEs for Jeremy Lloyd and Nica Burns

Services to comedy and theatre

29/12/2012 … Sitcom writer Jeremy Lloyd and Edinburgh Comedy Awards producer Nica Burns have both been awarded OBEs in the New Year honours.

Fri 28 December 2012

XS makes an Xit | Manchester club to leave its area after 15 years

XS makes an Xit

Manchester club to leave its area after 15 years

28/12/2012 … Manchester’s XS Malarkey comedy club is moving out of the neighbourhood where it began 15 years ago.

My cardboard cut-out dad | WTF: Weekly Trivia File

My cardboard cut-out dad

WTF: Weekly Trivia File

28/12/2012 … ‘I don't care how funny you think you are, people are entitled to think “oh no, not him again”,’ Mrs Brown’s Boys creator Brendan O'Carroll.

Only Fools comeback was on the cards | ...says David Jason

Only Fools comeback was on the cards

...says David Jason

28/12/2012 … Only Fools and Horses creator John Sullivan was working on another comeback for Del Boy at the time of his death, star David Jason has revealed.

Thu 27 December 2012

9.5million watch Miranda | Sitcom is THE Christmas hit

9.5million watch Miranda

Sitcom is THE Christmas hit

27/12/2012 … Miranda attracted 9.

Wed 26 December 2012

Comedies win big Christmas ratings | Sitcoms are up with the soaps

Comedies win big Christmas ratings

Sitcoms are up with the soaps

26/12/2012 … Comedy proved a big ratings draw this Christmas – with BBC One sitcoms taking the top two slots on December 24.

Mon 24 December 2012

Radio 4 goes to Hal | Cruttenden lands his own series

Radio 4 goes to Hal

Cruttenden lands his own series

24/12/2012 … Hal Cruttenden has been commissioned to make a four-part sitcom for Radio 4.