All the latest news about comedy and comedians: stand-up, TV sitcoms and sketch shows, comedy movies, etc…
Wed 18 September 2002
Box of delights
TV comedy celebrated
18/09/2002 … Ricky Gervais, Paul Merton and Michael Parkinson are to appear at a TV festival later this month.
Rhona set for ITV deal
Chiefs impressed with jungle exploits
18/09/2002 … Rhona Cameron could land her own TV show after her exploits on I'm a Celebrity.
Win Ed Byrne tickets
...to a gig near you
18/09/2002 … Ed Byrne this weekend embarks on a mammoth tour of the UK.
Win tickets to Herring's Talking Cock
18/09/2002 … Richard Herring his Edinburgh show Talking Cock to London.
Tue 17 September 2002
'Hitchhiker' given a lift
Hollywood ready for cult comedy
17/09/2002 … It looks like The Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy will finally be turned into a Hollywood movie.
Gribbin the headlines
Comic hosts satirical show
17/09/2002 … Musical comic Steve Gribbin has landed a Radio 2 pilot.
More Royston Vasey folk unveiled
17/09/2002 … Details of more new League of Gentlemen characters have emerged.
Mon 16 September 2002
Comedy is back for Christmas
16/09/2002 … The last two episodes of Only Fools And Horses are set to be shown this Christmas.