All the latest news about comedy and comedians: stand-up, TV sitcoms and sketch shows, comedy movies, etc…
Mon 20 February 2017
Writing award for John Oliver's team
And Richard Curtis haiiled
20/02/2017 … John Oliver and his team picked up a Writer’s Guild Of America gong last night.
Merry effing Christimas
Comedy Central rapped for December 25 f-bomb
20/02/2017 … Comedy Central has been rapped for dropping the f-bomb before the 9pm watershed on Christmas Day.
Norman Lovett: I'm returning to Red Dwarf
Role in series XII
20/02/2017 … Norman Lovett is to return to Red Dwarf.
Critics pick their favourite comedies
Broadcasting Press Guild nominees out
20/02/2017 … Alan Partridge’s Mid Morning Matters, Motherland, Mum and Stewart Lee’s Comedy Vehicle are all up for a comedy award.
Sun 19 February 2017
Joe Pasquale plays the Comedy Store
The best live comedy of the week
19/02/2017 … The best live comedy of the week.
The best TV and radio comedy of the week
19/02/2017 … The best TV and radio comedy of the week.
'I'd want all racist jokes stopped'
Comedy, religion and offence discussed at Leicester festival
19/02/2017 … Telling the most offensive jokes is way the powerful exert their dominance – and should be stopped.
Sat 18 February 2017
The best comedy on demand
18/02/2017 … This week's best comedy shows on demand.