Comedy News Roundup

Catastrophe to hit C4

Rob Delaney and Sharon Horgan sitcom ordered Continue reading

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All change! TV commissioners reshuffled

New appointments in comedy Continue reading

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Alexander Armstrong hosts You Must Be Joking pilot

Alexander Armstrong is to host You Must Be Joking, a new comedy entertainment show pilot involving ‘top comedians flexing their comedy muscles’. Continue reading

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The robot with a surreal sense of humour

But the jokes it cracks need work… Continue reading

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That’s V sexist!

Festival under fire for all-male line-up Continue reading

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Radio 2 unveils Comedy Week

Showcases for new ideas Continue reading

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Pappy’s Flatshare Slamdown to be developed for TV

The production company Hat Trick have optioned the hit panel show podcast format Pappy’s Flatshare Slamdown in the hope of turning it into a TV show. Continue reading

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Radio 2 schedules Comedy Week

Radio 2 has announced a week of comedy broadcasts. There’s shows from Tommy Tiernan, Luisa Omielan, Lucy Beaumont, Jennifer Saunders and Susan Calman. Continue reading

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Comics share Kilkenny anecdotes

In new book about the festival Continue reading

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One Direction set to star in their own comedy series

The management of boy band One Direction are reportedly working on the idea of a comedy TV series focusing on the musical stars. Continue reading

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