LIVE COMEDY SEARCH

ADVERTISEMENTS

aug05 News

All the latest news about comedy and comedians: stand-up, TV sitcoms and sketch shows, comedy movies, etc…

Thu 30 March 2017

Russell Brand returns to live radio | New show on Radio X

Russell Brand returns to live radio

New show on Radio X

30/03/2017 … Russell Brand is to return to live radio this Sunday with a new show on Radio X.

Sue Perkins to host the Baftas | A tight 5: March 30
© Steve Ullathorne
© Steve Ullathorne

Sue Perkins to host the Baftas

A tight 5: March 30

30/03/2017 … SUE PERKINS is to host this year's Bafta TV Awards, replacing Graham Norton, who has done the job for the past nine years.

Wed 29 March 2017

Matt Lucas's memoirs out this autumn | A tight 5: March 29

Matt Lucas's memoirs out this autumn

A tight 5: March 29

29/03/2017 … MATT LUCAS's memoirs, Little Me, are to be published on October 3, it has been announced.

The B'Stard is back! | The New Statesman revisited, three years after Rik Mayall's death

The B'Stard is back!

The New Statesman revisited, three years after Rik Mayall's death

29/03/2017 … A spin-off from classic political sitcom The New Statesman could be on the cards – three years after the death of its star Rik Mayall.

Chris Addison to direct Dirty Rotten Scoundrels reboot | With Anne Hathaway and Rebel Wilson

Chris Addison to direct Dirty Rotten Scoundrels reboot

With Anne Hathaway and Rebel Wilson

29/03/2017 … Chris Addison is to direct the female-led remake of Dirty Rotten Scoundrels.

Alexander Armstrong to host ITV game show | 'It'll be like 10 referendums a night'.

Alexander Armstrong to host ITV game show

'It'll be like 10 referendums a night'.

29/03/2017 … Alexander Armstrong is to front a new game show for ITV.

Tue 28 March 2017

Latitude comedy line-up announced | Amstell, O Briain and Ryan headline

Latitude comedy line-up announced

Amstell, O Briain and Ryan headline

28/03/2017 … Simon Amstell, Dara O Briain and Katherine Ryan have been announced as the comedy headliners for this year's Latitude Festival.

Student Comedy Award: Who is your favourite | Vote for the best of the People's Choice winners

Student Comedy Award: Who is your favourite

Vote for the best of the People's Choice winners

28/03/2017 … Here are all the People’s Choice winners from the various heats of the Chortle Student Comedy Award.

We see you are using AdBlocker software. Chortle relies on advertisers to fund this website so it’s free for you, so we would ask that you disable it for this site. Our ads are non-intrusive and relevant. Help keep Chortle viable.