All the latest news about comedy and comedians: stand-up, TV sitcoms and sketch shows, comedy movies, etc…
Sun 04 October 2015
Ooh Betty! Frank Spencer may make a comeback
BBC considers Some Mothers Do ‘Ave ‘Em revival
04/10/2015 … Some Mothers Do 'Ave 'Em could be heading for a TV return.
Bill Bailey's tour kicks off
The comedy week ahead
04/10/2015 … The comedy week ahead.
Sat 03 October 2015
Tina Fey's next comedy
A tight 5: October 3
03/10/2015 … TINA FEY and the rest of the team behind Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt are to make a new sitcom for America’s CBS network.
Fri 02 October 2015
A remarkable similarity, in case you missed it....
BBC denies plagiarism claims
02/10/2015 … The BBC has denied claims of plagiarism after viewers noticed that its TV mash-up show In Case You Missed It bore a remarkable similarity to Radio 4 comedy Listen Against.
Russell Howard claims 11million YouTube views
Show seen in Vatican and North Korea
02/10/2015 … Russell Howard's Good News has racked up 11 million global views in more than 180 countries since being made available on YouTube.
Star cast for David Walliams's Billionaire Boy
Shooting starts next week
02/10/2015 … A cast of comedy favourites has been announced for the BBC One adaptation of David Walliams's book, Billionaire Boy.
Over the Moone
Chris O'Dowd's comedy up for Irish awards
02/10/2015 … Moone Boy has been nominated for three accolades in this year’s Irish Film and Television Awards.
WTF: Weekly Trivia File
02/10/2015 … • 'Everything is misogynistic.