September 2016 News
All the latest news about comedy and comedians: stand-up, TV sitcoms and sketch shows, comedy movies, etc…
Fri 30 September 2016
Talk about a dick pic...
WTF: Weekly Trivia File
30/09/2016 … • Joel Dommett has painted a still life using his penis, after meeting an Australian (who else?) who's mastered the art.
Tom Price's Magic move
Comedian joins London radio station
30/09/2016 … Comedian Tom Price has signed up to present a weekend show on Magic Radio.
Rentaghost star Ann Emery dies at 86
Tributes to Ethel Meaker actress
30/09/2016 … Ann Emery, who played Ethel Meaker in the children's comedy Rentaghost, has died at the age of 86.
Tim Key does Art
New West End revival of modern classic
30/09/2016 … Tim Key is to appear in the new London production of Art at the Old Vic.
Boy Meets Girl up for major awards
...just after it was axed
30/09/2016 … BBC comedy Boy Meets Girl landed five prestigious award nominations – less than 24 hours after it was revealed that it has been axed.
Watch Shirley Ghostman invade Derek Acorah's stage
New footage released
30/09/2016 … Shirley Ghostman creator Marc Wootton has released video of the moment he stormed the stage of a Derek Acorah show.
Thu 29 September 2016
BBC rejects the complaints of a 'toad-faced hypocrite'
MP's battle with Russell Howard's Good News
29/09/2016 … Calling Conservative MP Philip Davies a ‘toad-faced hypocrite’ is perfectly all right, according to the BBC Trust.
Still Game returns to the stage
New show announced for Glasgow
29/09/2016 … Still Game is to return to the stage for another live show.