All the latest news about comedy and comedians: stand-up, TV sitcoms and sketch shows, comedy movies, etc…
Tue 02 September 2014
Radio 4 show for Terry Alderton
...and another for Julia Sutherland
02/09/2014 … Comedian and EastEnders actor Terry Alderton is to star in his own Radio 4 series.
Gone in 360 seconds
Second date added as Peter Kay sells out £38-a-time Q&A session
02/09/2014 … Peter Kay sold out a 3,000-seat venue within six minutes today.
Overcome by a heckler...
New body-swap comedy based around stand-up
02/09/2014 … A new body-switch comedy movie, in which a ruthlessly ambitious stand-up becomes inhabited with the spirit of a destructive heckler, is seeking a distribution deal.
An o-pun book
A tight 5: September 2
02/09/2014 … COMEDIAN Darren Walsh – who was named UK pun champion at the Leicester Comedy Festival last year – has landed a book deal.
Spike's statue to be unveiled
Fans raise £60k for Milligan memorial
02/09/2014 … A statue of Spike Milligan is to be unveiled in North London on Thursday, after fans raised £60,000 for the project.
Mon 01 September 2014
Richard Ayoade's reluctant travel show
A tight 5: September 1
01/09/2014 … RICHARD AYOADE is to front a new travel series for Channel 4.
Sun 31 August 2014
Dave Gorman's information overload
The comedy week ahead
31/08/2014 … The comedy week ahead.
Sat 30 August 2014
Phoenix Nights 'to return as stage show'
Kay's comeback for Comic Relief
30/08/2014 … Peter Kay is set to bring back Phoenix Nights as a live show.