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All the latest news about comedy and comedians: stand-up, TV sitcoms and sketch shows, comedy movies, etc…
Sun 25 September 2016
Optimism in the face of Brexit
The comedy week ahead...
25/09/2016 … The comedy week ahead.
Andrew Lawrence: the documentary
Sky to air film about The Outcast Comic
25/09/2016 … Andrew Lawrence’s fall from grace is to be told in a new Sky documentary, Chortle can reveal.
'The cruellest thing that could befall someone'
Michael Palin's touching tribute to Terry Jones
25/09/2016 … Michael Palin has paid a touching tribute to his Monty Python colleague Terry Jones following his diagnosis with a severe type of dementia.
Sat 24 September 2016
Death becomes them
A 'bad gig' podcast, and more comedy on demand
24/09/2016 … This week's best comedy shows on demand.
Sam Kinison's last show released
Bootleg recording out now
24/09/2016 … The last stand-up set Sam Kinison ever recorded has been released.
Fri 23 September 2016
Miranda Hart to play the London Palladium
Talking about her book, Peggy & Me
23/09/2016 … Miranda Hart is to appear at the London Palladium.
Terry Jones diagnosed with dementia
Illness means Monty Python star has trouble communicating
23/09/2016 … Terry Jones has been diagnosed with a severe type of dementia.
C4 buys This Is Us
New comedy-drama stormed US ratings
23/09/2016 … Channel 4 has acquired the UK rights to new American comedy This Is Us.