January sept02 News
All the latest news about comedy and comedians: stand-up, TV sitcoms and sketch shows, comedy movies, etc…
Mon 02 March 2015
Exclusive: Latitude comedy line-up
Davies, Manford and Delaney headline
02/03/2015 … Alan Davies, Jason Manford and Catastrophe star Rob Delaney are among the comedy stars heading for the Latitude Festival this year.
Harry & Paul plan 25th anniversary show
...following the Story Of The Twos hit
02/03/2015 … Harry Enfield and Paul Whitehouse are planning a new project after the success of The Story Of The Twos.
Book deal for Sara Pascoe
A ‘funny, feminist exploration of the female body’
02/03/2015 … Sara Pascoe is to write her first book – a 'funny, feminist exploration of the female body'.
C4 Comedy Gala returns
A tight 5: March 2
02/03/2015 … CHANNEL 4's Comedy Gala is returning for a sixth year.
Tom Bell shoots HBO comedy
Backed by the Farrelly Brothers
02/03/2015 … British comedian Tom Bell is shooting a comedy film for HBO.
London show for Mel Brooks
His first UK solo stage performance
02/03/2015 … Mel Brooks is to appear in a one-man show on the London stage.
Sun 01 March 2015
27 hours later...
Watch highlights of Mark Watson's marathon challenge
01/03/2015 … Mark Watson’s 27-hour show came to an end at midnight last night, raising more than £78,000 for Comic Relief.
There's a new Moone rising
The comedy week ahead
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