All the latest news about comedy and comedians: stand-up, TV sitcoms and sketch shows, comedy movies, etc…
Mon 02 March 2015
Harry & Paul plan 25th anniversary show
...following the Story Of The Twos hit
02/03/2015 … Harry Enfield and Paul Whitehouse are planning a new project after the success of The Story Of The Twos.
Book deal for Sara Pascoe
A ‘funny, feminist exploration of the female body’
02/03/2015 … Sara Pascoe is to write her first book – a 'funny, feminist exploration of the female body'.
Sun 01 March 2015
27 hours later...
Watch highlights of Mark Watson's marathon challenge
01/03/2015 … Mark Watson’s 27-hour show came to an end at midnight last night, raising more than £78,000 for Comic Relief.
There's a new Moone rising
The comedy week ahead
01/03/2015 … If you like this, you might want to follow our new ChortleNOW Twitter feed, which sends out alerts just before selected comedy shows are about to start on radio or TV.
Fri 27 February 2015
Channel 4 releases new Comedy Blaps
With Sam Simmons and more
27/02/2015 … Channel 4 has released its latest batch of online Comedy Blaps, including a series from Sam Simmons.
Filming starts on Bad Education movie
Jack Whitehall and cast hit Cornwall
27/02/2015 … Filming has begun on the movie version of Bad Education.
Sexy Nazis gatecrash Ukip conference
WTF: Weekly Trivia File
27/02/2015 … • Sally Phillips recalls her time on Eddie Izzard's sitcom Cows, which featured humans playing the bovines.
Bucket off Broadway
Keeping Up Appearances hits New York stage
27/02/2015 … Hyacinth Bucket could be heading for Broadway.