January apr03 News
All the latest news about comedy and comedians: stand-up, TV sitcoms and sketch shows, comedy movies, etc…
Sat 20 December 2014
Carrie Fisher joins C4's Catasrophe
A tight 5: December 20
20/12/2014 … CARRIE FISHER is to co-star in Sharon Horgan and Rob Delaney’s new Channel 4 comedy Catastrophe.
Fri 19 December 2014
A far cry from Mad Men
Mathew Baynton to star in ad agency sitcom
19/12/2014 … The Wrong Mans actor Mathew Baynton is to star in a new sitcom set in an advertising agency.
Dreaming of wet Christmas...
WTF: Weekly Trivia File
19/12/2014 … • Just hours after the Weirdos collective of alternative comedians finished their run of an undersea-themed pantomime this week, the venue almost literally found itself under water.
Thu 18 December 2014
Toksvig to host I'm Sorry I Haven't A Clue
A tight 5: December 18
18/12/2014 … SANDI TOKSVIG is to guest host I’m Sorry I Haven’t A Clue as it goes on tour.
Curb Your Enthusiasm is probably over
Larry David: 'Odds are against' a new season
18/12/2014 … Curb Your Enthusiasm is unlikely to return, Larry David says.
Up The Creek to expand
New bar and new shows for London club
18/12/2014 … London’s Up The Creek comedy club is to expand.
Sarah Silverman pilots new TV comedy
From UK writer Lucy Prebble
18/12/2014 … Sarah Silverman is piloting a new half-hour comedy show.
Wed 17 December 2014
Irish triumph at British Comedy Awards
The 2014 winners...
17/12/2014 … The British Comedy Awards had a distinctly Irish feel last night as Moon Boy, Graham Norton, Brendan O’Carroll and Aisling Bea all scooped awards.