All the latest news about comedy and comedians: stand-up, TV sitcoms and sketch shows, comedy movies, etc…
Sat 25 February 2017
The best comedy on demand
25/02/2017 … This week's best comedy shows on demand.
Brett Goldstein cast in another US comedy
Workplace sitcom *is* rocket science...
25/02/2017 … Brett Goldstein has landed a regular role in a new US sitcom.
Peter Kay joins Let It Shine
A tight 5: February 25
25/02/2017 … PETER KAY is to be a guest judge on the final of BBC One’s Let It Shine tonight.
Fri 24 February 2017
Oldie but goodie...
Pete Teckman wins Leicester's Silver Stand-up contest
24/02/2017 … Pete Teckman was last night crowned Silver Stand-Up of the Year in a competition for older comedians.
BBC launches 'millennial relationship' comedy
New talent in Just A Couple
24/02/2017 … BBC Three is releasing a new short-form comedy series about a relationship between two millennials.
'Then I started crying on stage...'
WTF: Weekly trivia file
24/02/2017 … • 'When people go to a comedy show, there's an expectation that they wanna forget about things, but fuck that, you've got cats on YouTube now, you can watch that you lazy pricks.
The world's worst golfer, coming to cinemas
Simon Farnaby working on new script
24/02/2017 … Yonderland star Simon Farnaby is making a film about a hopeless golfer who blagged his way into the British Open, Chortle can reveal.
Detectorists 'might be coming back'
More grist for the series 3 rumour mill
24/02/2017 … Mackenzie Crook comedy Detectorists looks set to return, one of its stars has hinted.