All the latest news about comedy and comedians: stand-up, TV sitcoms and sketch shows, comedy movies, etc…
Sun 14 September 2014
Scotland decides (to watch Still Game)
The comedy week ahead
14/09/2014 … The comedy week ahead.
Fri 12 September 2014
Donald Sinden dies at 90
Sitcom career spanned four decades
12/09/2014 … Donald Sinden, who became a stalwart of sitcoms after forging his name as a Shakespearean actor, has died at his home at the age of 90.
Sharon Horgan writes new US sitcom
With Bob Servant creator Neil Forsyth
12/09/2014 … Sharon Horgan is working on an American sitcom with Bob Servant creator Neil Forsyth.
BBC One to air Rudy's Rare Records
Lenny Henry pilot to be broadcast in 2015
12/09/2014 … BBC One is to air the pilot episode of Lenny Henry's sitcom Rudy's Rare Records next year.
'I didn't give him a rectal exam in a hotel lobby'
WTF: Weekly Trivia File
12/09/2014 … • ‘I know my way around a set of hair straighteners.
Corden stays in League with Sky
A tight 5: September 12
12/09/2014 … JAMES CORDEN won't be giving up A League of Their Own when he takes up his new job as a US talk-show host.
Thu 11 September 2014
Rick Wakeman scores Laurel & Hardy short
To be performed at Slapstick festival
11/09/2014 … Rock pianist Rick Wakeman is to take part in Britain's leading silent comedy festival, after composing his own score to a Laurel and Hardy classic.
Stewart Lee's graveyard shift
A tight 5: September 11
11/09/2014 … STEWART LEE is to perform at a promenade gig at a Victorian graveyard.