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Tue 30 August 2016

Dave Chappelle announces London gigs | Eight shows next week

Dave Chappelle announces London gigs

Eight shows next week

30/08/2016 … Dave Chappelle, has announced a surprise run of eight intimate London shows – in just a week’s timeHe will be performing two shows a night from next Tuesday (September 6) to Friday.

Sky orders another series of Trollied | As Rufus Hound joins the cast

Sky orders another series of Trollied

As Rufus Hound joins the cast

30/08/2016 … Sky 1 has  commissioned a sixth series of Trollied – with Rufus Hound joining the cast.

Mon 29 August 2016

Gene Wilder dies at 83 | Comic star had Alzheimer's disease

Gene Wilder dies at 83

Comic star had Alzheimer's disease

29/08/2016 … Tributes have been pouring in for comic actor Gene Wilder, who has died at the age of 83.

Sun 28 August 2016

BBC sitcom season kicks off | The comedy week ahead
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© BBC/Scott Kershaw

BBC sitcom season kicks off

The comedy week ahead

28/08/2016 … The comedy week ahead.

Delta Airlnes censors Chris Rock | Row over 'faggot' routine

Delta Airlnes censors Chris Rock

Row over 'faggot' routine

28/08/2016 … Delta Airlines is editing a Chris Rock comedy special on its in-flight entertainment systems after a passenger complained about the comedian’s use of the word ‘faggot’.

Hamish and Dougal become stage stars | New theatre show based on Radio 4 characters
© BBC
© BBC

Hamish and Dougal become stage stars

New theatre show based on Radio 4 characters

28/08/2016 … A new stage play has been created based around Radio 4 comedy characters Hamish and Dougal.

Comedians' Choice winners revealed | Celebrating the best of the Fringe

Comedians' Choice winners revealed

Celebrating the best of the Fringe

28/08/2016 … Mat Ewins, Lolly Adefope and Bob Slayer have won the Comedians’ Choice awards at the Edinburgh Fringe.

Sat 27 August 2016

Richard Gadd scoops Edinburgh Comedy Award | A double for Scotland as Scott Gibson takes newcomer

Richard Gadd scoops Edinburgh Comedy Award

A double for Scotland as Scott Gibson takes newcomer

27/08/2016 … Richard Gadd has won this year’s Edinburgh Comedy Award for a show about being the victim of sexual assault.

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