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Thu 08 December 2016
For the glory of Greece!
Anglo-Greek Katerina Vrana makes finals of Funniest Person in The World
08/12/2016 … Anglo-Greek comedian Katerina Vrana has made it to the finals of a competition to find the funniest person in the world.
David Brent choir seranades commuters
Don't cry, it's Christmas...
08/12/2016 … A choir calling themselves the 12 Disciples Of David Brent entertained commuters at London’s St Pancras station today.
More lost Pete & Dud sketches found
Lost material to air on Channel 4
08/12/2016 … More lost Peter Cook and Dudley Moore sketches have been unearthed after more than 50 years.
BBC to air new Peter Kay's Car Share scene
Christmas-themed clip with Sian Gibson
08/12/2016 … The BBC is to broadcast a new sketch from Peter Kay’s Car Share.
Joe Lycett joins Chuckle Brothers on Blankety Blank
A tight 5: December 8
08/12/2016 … JOE LYCETT and the Chuckle Brothers are among the panel on the revived version of Blankety Blank.
New BBC show for Sue Perkins
Based on local newspaper headlines
08/12/2016 … Sue Perkins is piloting a new topical comedy show with a difference – all the news stories will be taken from local newspapers.
Wed 07 December 2016
Sara Pascoe's Animal wins a QI endorsement
'One of the ten most interesting books of the year'
07/12/2016 … Sara Pascoe’s Animal has been named one of the ten most interesting books of the year by QI.
600 of Limmy's Vines to be screened in one show
A tight 5: December 7
07/12/2016 … A TOTAL of 600 Vines created by Glaswegian comic Limmy are to be screened as part of the London Short Film Festival.