All the latest news about comedy and comedians: stand-up, TV sitcoms and sketch shows, comedy movies, etc…
Tue 27 January 2015
Joan Rivers clinic sued
Staff 'took a selfie' with unconscious comic
27/01/2015 … Joan Rivers’ daughter has filed a lawsuit against the New York clinic which was treating her mother when she stopped breathing.
Tommy Sheppard WILL Stand for Parliament
Comedy club boss selected by the SNP
27/01/2015 … The boss of the Stand comedy clubs will be fighting the next election for the SNP.
Kevin and Albert
A tight 5: January 27
27/01/2015 … KEVIN BRIDGES is to headline the annual comedy show for the Teenage Cancer Trust at the Royal Albert Hall.
Mon 26 January 2015
Cardinal Burns do Comic Relief
A tight 5: Janaury 26
26/01/2015 … CARDINAL BURNS and Trevor Noah will be performing stand-up as part of the Comic Relief telethon on March 13.
Cabin Pressure named Comedy Of The Year
Miranda & Detectorists also take comedy.co.uk awards
26/01/2015 … Miranda and Detectorists have been named the best sitcoms of 2014 by the comedy.
Louis CK snowed off
US blizzards hit Madison Square Garden gig
26/01/2015 … Louis CK has been forced to cancel part of his record-breaking run at New York’s Madison Square Garden – because of the weather.
Sun 25 January 2015
Not just This Comedian...
Comedy highlights of the week
25/01/2015 … TodayTV: It's survived cancellations before, but this time it really is the end for Futurama, after ten universe-trotting series.
Vic and Bob get Slapstick honour
And Plasticine versions of themselves
25/01/2015 … Vic Reeves and Bob Mortimer are today receiving an award for excellence from vintage comedy festival Slapstick.