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Tue 31 March 2015

Mackenzie Crook returns to live comedy | A tight 5: March 31

Mackenzie Crook returns to live comedy

A tight 5: March 31

31/03/2015 … DETECTORISTS star Mackenzie Crook is to make a rare return to live performance in a fundraiser for the fire-ravaged Battersea Arts Centre.

'This isn't comedy – it's bullying' | Backlash as comic branded 'fat and smelly' on TV

'This isn't comedy – it's bullying'

Backlash as comic branded 'fat and smelly' on TV

31/03/2015 … A comic is at the centre of a bullying storm after calling a fellow stand-up ‘fat’ and ‘smelly’ in a televised routine.

Up The Women goes down | No third series for suffragette sitcom
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Up The Women goes down

No third series for suffragette sitcom

31/03/2015 … Jessica Hynes' suffragette sitcom Up The Women has been dropped after two series.

Mon 30 March 2015

Trevor Noah to take over the Daily Show | Jon Stewart's replacement found

Trevor Noah to take over the Daily Show

Jon Stewart's replacement found

30/03/2015 … Trevor Noah is to replace Jon Stewart on The Daily Show.

'You're a piece of shit and I hope you die' | What comic told a critic of his rape joke

'You're a piece of shit and I hope you die'

What comic told a critic of his rape joke

30/03/2015 … A rape joke has sparked controversy at the Melbourne Comedy Festival – after an audience member staged a silent protest at the gag.

Watch comedians on drugs | (Them, not you)

Watch comedians on drugs

(Them, not you)

30/03/2015 … Footage of comedians performing under the influence of drugs has been released online.

Sun 29 March 2015

Another Vine mess... | The comedy week ahead

Another Vine mess...

The comedy week ahead

29/03/2015 … Sunday March 29LIVE IN LONDON: The new material night at the Backyard in Bethnal Green is called 'Suspiciously Cheap Comedy' for a reason.

Sat 28 March 2015

Don't stop him now! | Baron Cohen back on the Freddie Mercury biopic as star, writer and director

Don't stop him now!

Baron Cohen back on the Freddie Mercury biopic as star, writer and director

28/03/2015 … Sacha Baron Cohen is back on the Freddie Mercury film.