All the latest news about comedy and comedians: stand-up, TV sitcoms and sketch shows, comedy movies, etc…
Thu 02 October 2014
Comics join Angry Birds movie
A tight 5: October 2
02/10/2014 … A HOST of comedy talent has been confirmed for the new Angry Birds animated movie.
Wed 01 October 2014
Fighting terror with comedy
Iraqis turn to sitcom to satirise IS jihadists
01/10/2014 … Iraqis have been hitting back at Islamic State terrorists – through sitcom.
Dara O Briain announces UK tour
Crowd Tickler on the road in 2015
01/10/2014 … Dara O Briain has announced a 65-night tour for the spring.
Toast's not going stale
Matt Berry wants to keep making C4 comedy
01/10/2014 … Matt Berry says he wants to keep making Toast Of London – as he’s got plenty of ideas that haven’t been used yet.
Tracy Morgan 'may never do stand-up again'
Lawyer's fear after road accident
01/10/2014 … Tracy Morgan may never perform comedy again following the major car crash that claimed the life of his friend in June.
Tue 30 September 2014
Revealed: The habits of comedy-goers
What they like, what they spend, and where they go
30/09/2014 … The top five touring stand-ups sell more tickets than every other comedian put together.
Harry Hill to play Professor Branestawm
Family film for BBC One
30/09/2014 … Harry Hill is to make his acting debut for BBC One in Professor Branestaw, a family film adapted from the classic series of children's books.
Hugh Dennis joins Not Going Out
A tight 5: September 30
30/09/2014 … HUGH DENNIS is joining the cast of Not Going Out.