Ellie Taylor is to front a new quiz show for Netflix alongside EastEnders star Danny Dyer. The comedian will hosting Cheat, ...
Robin Ince has launched a new podcast about his world tour with his Infinite Monkey Cage co-host Professor Brian Cox. The podcast, Taking The Universe Around The World, promises a diary of their ...
Bill Bailey, Meera Syal and Rob Brydon have joined the cast of the BBC film adaptation of the kids’ story The Smeds And The Smoos. To air this Christmas, this is the tenth children’s book from Julia ...
Omid Djalili turned court jester yesterday to host the Gallop Through History platinum jubilee event in front of the Queen. And she WAS amused by his performance – even if he made a major gaffe on ...
Ben Elton’s Upstart Crow is to return to London’s West End this autumn. David Mitchell will reprise his role as Shakespeare with Gemma Whelan as Kate in the new ten week run. The show, based on the ...
Catherine Tate is to return to Doctor Who alongside David Tennant, the BBC has confirmed. The pair are currently filming for the show's 60th anniversary, which it will celebrate next year. Tennant ...
The BBC’s commissioners have revealed what they are looking for in the next generation of comedy shows. At the Corporation’s Comedy Festival in Newcastle, the team – headed by Jon Petrie, pictured – ...
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Charlie Brooker has revealed how he designed the logo for a high street store, pissed himself on live TV, and is ‘too chicken shit’ to try stand-up. At the BBC Comedy Festival in Newcastle last week, ...
Here’s our pick of the best comedy programmes on TV, radio and on demand this week. THE CHRIS & ROSIE RAMSEY SHOW: Following the success of their it podcast Sh**ged.Married.Annoyed, husband and wife ...
Here’s comedy circuit stalwart Stefalo Paolini performing on Britain’s Got Talent last night. The comic’s set started badly with the first gag shown as being received in stony silence. But when he ...
Edinburgh Comedy Award nominee, and one of the best and most prolific joke-writers of his generation, Glenn really puts in another shift. Mock The Week and The Stand-Up Sketch Show regular. As heard ...