All the latest news about comedy and comedians: stand-up, TV sitcoms and sketch shows, comedy movies, etc…
Mon 27 February 2017
Romesh joins Museum Of Comedy
New curator on John Lloyd's R4 show
27/02/2017 … Romesh Ranganathan is to become the curator of the next series of Radio 4’s Museum of Curiosity, Chortle can reveal.
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.
Tickling the aliens
The best of the week's comedy on TV and radio
26/02/2017 … The best of the week's comedy on TV and radio.
Be Joeled over
The best of the week's live comedy
26/02/2017 … The best live comedy of the week.
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.