All the latest news about comedy and comedians: stand-up, TV sitcoms and sketch shows, comedy movies, etc…
Mon 20 October 2014
Rapper who cut off his penis is now a comic
Watch Christ Bearer's dick jokes
20/10/2014 … He is the rapper who hacked off his own penis with a steak knife… and now he has started on a new career: stand-up comedy.
Michael Gambon joins Bad Robots
A tight 5: October 20
20/10/2014 … MICHAEL GAMBON has signed up as the voice of the Bad Robots in E4's new hidden camera programme of that name.
BBC radio comedy boss to stand down
Caroline Raphael leaves after 31 years
20/10/2014 … Radio 4's long-serving comedy commissioner Caroline Raphael is to stand down.
Sun 19 October 2014
Noel Fielding hits the road
The comedy week ahead
19/10/2014 … The comedy week ahead.
Sat 18 October 2014
Stand-up is 'immensely dull'
Ade Edmondson can't understand the appeal
18/10/2014 … Adrian Edmondson says he finds stand-up ‘immensely dull’ – and doesn’t understand the appeal.
Fri 17 October 2014
Rufus Hound leaves Dirty Rotten Scoundrels
Did he fall out with co-star Robert Lindsay?
17/10/2014 … Rufus Hound has left the West End production of Dirty Rotten Scoundrels.
Sky won't be Trying Again
No second series for Chris Addison comedy
17/10/2014 … Chris Addison’s comedy Trying Again has been dropped by Sky Living.
When Kevin Bridges kidnapped Hugh Grant
WTF: Weekly Trivia File
17/10/2014 … • ‘If someone needs to be urinated on, I am happy to do that,’ Chelsea Handler, after a video of Jason Biggs urinating on her emerged online:• Jo Brand’s dad Ronald wrote a book called Falsework and Access Scaffolds in Tubular Steel.