All the latest news about comedy and comedians: stand-up, TV sitcoms and sketch shows, comedy movies, etc…
Fri 05 February 2016
Top satirist Mikhail Zhvanetsky heads to the UK
05/02/2016 … A West End theatre is to host a night of stand-up – in Russian.
Romesh joins Question Time panel
A tight 5: February 5
05/02/2016 … ROMESH RANGANATHAN is to appear as a panellist on next week's Question Time.
Heckled by yoga
WTF: Weekly Trivia File
05/02/2016 … • 'I don't think a lot of people are honest in their comedy, I just think that's my signature.
Thu 04 February 2016
Top Gear signs Matt LeBlanc
Friends and Episodes star to co-present with Chris Evans
04/02/2016 … Friends and Episodes star Matt LeBlanc is to be one of the new presenters of the new-look Top Gear.
Sky orders a new series of Duck Quacks...
A tight 5: February 4
04/02/2016 … SKY 1 has ordered a fifth series of Duck Quacks Don't Echo, in which Lee Mack and guest comedian put audience hypotheses to the test.
Wed 03 February 2016
How the Boosh turned down an American TV deal
...but Noel Fielding and Julian Barratt set to reunite
03/02/2016 … The Mighty Boosh turned down a chance to make an American TV series, Noel Fielding has revealed.
A little more conversation...
Gold renews The Interviews
03/02/2016 … The Gold TV channel has commissioned a second series of The Interviews, its archive show featuring classic chat show clips.
Celebrity Juice to air a live episode
As Fearne Cotton returns for series 15
03/02/2016 … Celebrity Juice is to air a live episode next month.