January apr03 News
All the latest news about comedy and comedians: stand-up, TV sitcoms and sketch shows, comedy movies, etc…
Fri 04 September 2015
The hunt is on for a new comic writer
Chortle launches P.G. Wodehouse award
04/09/2015 … Today Chortle launches a new comic writing competition in honour of P.
BBC Two's new comedies are ratings hits
Good figures for Cradle To Grave and Boy Meets Girl
04/09/2015 … BBC Two's new comedy block proved a success in the ratings last night.
Spare a fort for the comedians...
A tight 5: September 4
04/09/2015 … A ROMAN fort on Hadrian's Wall is to become a comedy club for a night.
Rowan's Bean to the Palace
WTF: Weekly Trivia File
04/09/2015 … • 'In America, our comedy people, with some notable exceptions, have really out-sized egos.
Richard Ayoade joins Danger Mouse
As do Brian Blessed and Miranda Richardson
04/09/2015 … Richard Ayoade is to make a guest appearance in the revived Danger Mouse.
Tribute to David Nobbs
Reggie Perrin creator to be celebrated at book festival
04/09/2015 … Reginald Perrin creator David Nobbs is to be honoured at a literature festival that he had been due to attend.
Thu 03 September 2015
Katherine Ryan Brings The Noise
Comic to be a regular on new Sky 1 show
03/09/2015 … Katherine Ryan is to be a regular panellist on a new music and comedy show for Sky 1.
Wed 02 September 2015
Susan Calman writes her first book
On how she deals with depression
02/09/2015 … Susan Calman is writing a book about how she copes with depression.