May 2015 News
All the latest news about comedy and comedians: stand-up, TV sitcoms and sketch shows, comedy movies, etc…
Sun 31 May 2015
Catastrophe's Rob Delaney hits the road
The comedy week ahead
31/05/2015 … The comedy week ahead.
Sat 30 May 2015
Still Game's Pete The Jakey dies
Tributes to actor Jake D’Arcy
30/05/2015 … Still Game stars have been paying tribute after actor Jake D'Arcy died.
Fri 29 May 2015
Dave Chappelle adds extra London dates
First two sell out in minutes
29/05/2015 … Dave Chappelle has added ANOTHER London date to the three he added this morning.
Buckley joins Lonely Island movie
Hollywood break for Inbetweeners star
29/05/2015 … Inbetweeners star James Buckley has landed a role in the new movie from Andy Samberg's comedy band The Lonely Island.
It's like something out of W1A
WTF: Weekly Trivia File
29/05/2015 … • 'Almost all reviews are horrible,' Ben Elton.
Thu 28 May 2015
Gold announces three new comedies
Including new show from Porridge creators
28/05/2015 … UKTV's Gold channel has announced three new comedy commissions – moving away from repackaged archive shows.
Bristol has its last Laughs
City's comedy club closes after just SEVEN weeks
28/05/2015 … Bristol’s latest big weekend comedy club, Laughs, has unexpectedly closed – after just seven weeks in operation.
The best of the old...
A tight 5: May 28
28/05/2015 … THE finalists have been announced for the Leicester Square Theatre's Old Comedian Of The Year – including one act, Tim Shishodia, who won the venue's new comedian title five years ago.