January apr03 News
All the latest news about comedy and comedians: stand-up, TV sitcoms and sketch shows, comedy movies, etc…
Mon 04 May 2015
Sara Pascoe nominated for leading arts award
Voting now open
04/05/2015 … Sara Pascoe has been nominated for a major arts award.
Sun 03 May 2015
Statue erected to Richard Pryor
Nine years in the making...
03/05/2015 … A statue of Richard Pryor has finally been unveiled in his home town of Peoria.
Never mind the ballots
Politics and more in the comedy week ahead...
03/05/2015 … The comedy week ahead.
It's sexual Ealing as Julian Clary heads festival
A tight 5: May 3
03/05/2015 … JULIAN CLARY, Russell Kane, Milton Jones, Marcus Brigstocke and Rob Delaney are among the acts announced for this year's Ealing Comedy Festival, running in a marquee in a West London park from July 17 to 24.
Sat 02 May 2015
Red Dwarf returns – twice
Comedy out of stasis for TWO new series
02/05/2015 … Red Dwarf is to return for two new series, TV channel Dave has announced.
Fri 01 May 2015
'People who start stand-up are very crazy'
WTF: Weekly Trivia File
01/05/2015 … • 'People who start doing stand-up are very crazy.
The black comic who blacked up
Marlon Davis's experimental gig
01/05/2015 … Marlon Davis has revealed how he blacked up for his first stand-up gig - despite being black.
Lost pre-Python sketches unearthed
A tight 5: May 1
01/05/2015 … FOOTAGE from a lost episode of influential comedy series Do Not Adjust Your Set has emerged online.