All the latest news about comedy and comedians: stand-up, TV sitcoms and sketch shows, comedy movies, etc…
Mon 21 July 2014
David Mitchell to go on tour
'Audience with' format to launch new book
21/07/2014 … David Mitchell is to embark on his first solo tour.
Jethro sells his Cornish club
'The new acts aren't for me...'
21/07/2014 … Cornish stand-up Jethro is selling off his comedy club, saying he's no time for new comedians.
Python broadcast strikes Gold
A tight 5: July 21
21/07/2014 … MONTY PYTHON'S final O2 show scored record ratings for Gold last night.
Sun 20 July 2014
The comedy week ahead
20/07/2014 … TodayTV AND CINEMA: It's the last night of the Pythons today, with their swansong - or should that be parrotsong - at London's O2 Arenea being broadcast live on Gold and simulcast in 450 cinemas across the UK, and 1,500 across the world.
Glee clubs win £100,000... for now
And TV show set to be renamed in trademark dispute
20/07/2014 … The Glee TV show may have to change its name following the successful legal challenge from the comedy club chain of the same name.
Sat 19 July 2014
Stage role for Ronni Ancona
A tight 5: July 19
19/07/2014 … RONNI ANCONA is to star in a new play about the 2011 London riots, Little Revolution, which will run at the capital’s Almeida Theatre from August 26.
Fri 18 July 2014
It's.... Monte Python!
WTF: Weekly Trivia File
18/07/2014 … • ‘There is nothing less funny to a comedian than his own material.
Coming to cinemas... Fringe comedy
A tight 5: July 18
18/07/2014 … EDINBURGH Fringe shows – are to be aired in cinemas across the UK.