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Fri 27 February 2015
Channel 4 releases new Comedy Blaps
With Sam Simmons and more
27/02/2015 … Channel 4 has released its latest batch of online Comedy Blaps, including a series from Sam Simmons.
Thu 26 February 2015
New home for Leeds Jongleurs
A tight 5: February 26
26/02/2015 … JONGLEURS has found a new home in Leeds just days after Chortle reported that its existing venue was to close.
New one-off for BBC One Scotland
26/02/2015 … Scottish sketch show Burnistoun is to return for the first time in almost three years, for a one-off special.
See Peter Kay's new TV show... in a theatre
Charity launch for Car Share
26/02/2015 … Peter Kay’s new TV series Car Share is to make its premiere in front of a theatre audience.
David Baddiel to write Thunderbirds reboot
And Kayvan Novak will be Brains
26/02/2015 … David Baddiel is to write the scripts for the Thunderbirds reboot.
Wed 25 February 2015
Stephen Merchant makes his West End debut
'Doing proper acting' in The Mentalist
25/02/2015 … Stephen Merchant is to make his West End stage debut this summer.
Filming starts on John Kearns' police spoof
Steen Raskopoulos joins as co-star
25/02/2015 … John Kearns has begun filming BBC Three’s new spoof police show Top Coppers.
RTS Awards divide Harry and Paul
Story Of The Twos up for three gongs
25/02/2015 … Harry and Paul's Story of the Twos has been nominated for three Royal Television Society awards.