All the latest news about comedy and comedians: stand-up, TV sitcoms and sketch shows, comedy movies, etc…
Sun 26 February 2017
New comedy film inspired by Amazon reviews
Starring Richard Gadd and Rachel Stubbings
26/02/2017 … Richard Gadd has shot a short film based on real-life Amazon reviews, which he hopes to take to the festival circuit.
Rhod Gilbert: My 'mini-stroke' health scare
Comic's arm started waving involuntarily
26/02/2017 … Rhod Gilbert has spoken of having a health scare after his arm started spasming.
Sat 25 February 2017
The best comedy on demand
25/02/2017 … This week's best comedy shows on demand.
Brett Goldstein cast in another US comedy
Workplace sitcom *is* rocket science...
25/02/2017 … Brett Goldstein has landed a regular role in a new US sitcom.
Peter Kay joins Let It Shine
A tight 5: February 25
25/02/2017 … PETER KAY is to be a guest judge on the final of BBC One’s Let It Shine tonight.
Fri 24 February 2017
Oldie but goodie...
Pete Teckman wins Leicester's Silver Stand-up contest
24/02/2017 … Pete Teckman was last night crowned Silver Stand-Up of the Year in a competition for older comedians.
BBC launches 'millennial relationship' comedy
New talent in Just A Couple
24/02/2017 … BBC Three is releasing a new short-form comedy series about a relationship between two millennials.
'Then I started crying on stage...'
WTF: Weekly trivia file
24/02/2017 … • 'When people go to a comedy show, there's an expectation that they wanna forget about things, but fuck that, you've got cats on YouTube now, you can watch that you lazy pricks.