07/11/2016 … Laurel and HardyWhere to start, where to start? I think my first memory of comedy was watching old silent films with my dad on his Super 8 projector.
2016 Perfect Playlist
Here comedians choose half-a-dozen or so of their favourite comedy moments, illustrated with clips. Whether it's just the things that make them laugh or important influences on their careers, these selections reveal what makes their comedy brains tick.
Mon 07 November 2016
Thu 27 October 2016
27/10/2016 … The CastleThis Australian movie looks pretty low budget – but it's one of the funniest films I've ever seen.
Mon 26 September 2016
26/09/2016 … Joyce GrenfellMy first choice, going chronologically, is Joyce Grenfell, who always reminds me of my mum.
Tue 13 September 2016
13/09/2016 … I do not rate these geniuses in any particular order.
Fri 09 September 2016
09/09/2016 … RushmoreI don't think there can be a best work of art, but Rushmore is definitely my favourite film, and, guys, I've seen Silence Of The Lambs 18 times, so that's…
Sat 27 August 2016
27/08/2016 … Pajama MenI adore the Pajama Men, Shenoah Allen and Mark Chavez.
27/08/2016 … Choosing this list was harder than choosing my daughter’s name.
Fri 26 August 2016
26/08/2016 … Joe Barnes and Henry Perryment choose their comedy favourites The Royle FamilyJoe: Despite the action in this sitcom rarely ever venturing beyond the front room,…