January july03 News
All the latest news about comedy and comedians: stand-up, TV sitcoms and sketch shows, comedy movies, etc…
Tue 21 October 2014
Comedy stars for The Boy In The Dress
Work starts on David Walliams book adaptation
21/10/2014 … BBC One has announced the cast for its adaptation of David Walliams’s children's book, The Boy In The Dress.
Mon 20 October 2014
Honor Blackman joins Gold's sitcom
A tight 5: October 21
20/10/2014 … HONOR BLACKMAN will be making a guest appearance in the second series of Gold’s sitcom, You, Me & Them.
Rapper who cut off his penis is now a comic
Watch Christ Bearer's dick jokes
20/10/2014 … He is the rapper who hacked off his own penis with a steak knife… and now he has started on a new career: stand-up comedy.
Michael Gambon joins Bad Robots
A tight 5: October 20
20/10/2014 … MICHAEL GAMBON has signed up as the voice of the Bad Robots in E4's new hidden camera programme of that name.
BBC radio comedy boss to stand down
Caroline Raphael leaves after 31 years
20/10/2014 … Radio 4's long-serving comedy commissioner Caroline Raphael is to stand down.
Last week for Christmas joke contest
20/10/2014 … There's just one week to go in the annual competition to find the best new Christmas cracker joke run by TV channel Gold.
Sun 19 October 2014
Noel Fielding hits the road
The comedy week ahead
19/10/2014 … The comedy week ahead.
Sat 18 October 2014
Stand-up is 'immensely dull'
Ade Edmondson can't understand the appeal
18/10/2014 … Adrian Edmondson says he finds stand-up ‘immensely dull’ – and doesn’t understand the appeal.