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LIVE AT THE ELECTRIC - NEW COMEDY SHOW ON BBC THREE FROM MAY 31ST

Live At The Electric is a new late-night comedy show on BBC Three from the producers of Russell Howard’s Good News, Not Going Out (BBC ONE) and Harry Hill’s TV Burp (ITV1). The series w... more

YOU CANNOT BE SERIOUS! A NEW ITV PEAK-TIME SERIES HOSTED BY ALISTAIR MCGOWAN FROM SATURDAY 2ND JUNE

Dropping straight into the busiest weeks of the sporting calendar, You Cannot Be Serious! is a peak-time topical entertainment show which will mix clips, sketches and impressions. Skewering... more

USA’s NUMBER ONE TWITTER COMEDIAN ROB DELANEY SELLS OUT UK LONDON RUN IN ONE HOUR FROM A SINGLE TWEET

ROB DELANEY, who became famous in the USA through the power of Twitter, has sold out his UK debut show at Soho Theatre, making him the fastest selling US performer in the venue’s history. ... more

EDINBURGH 2012: CARL DONNELLY- DIFFERENT GRAVY

Join Edinburgh Comedy Award nominee CARL DONNELLY Mock the Week (BBC Two), Russell Howard’s Good News (BBC Three), Dave’s One Night Stand (Dave) and Stand Up For The Week (Channel 4) as ... more

EDINBURGH 2012: CHRIS RAMSEY- FEELING LUCKY

Last year’s Edinburgh Comedy Award nominee, CHRIS RAMSEY, returns to the Festival with his new stand-up show, Feeling Lucky, following two consecutive sell-out Edinburgh shows and a sell-o... more

EDINBURGH 2012: THE COMEDY ZONE

The Comedy Zone, the Fringe’s longest running and most prestigious stand-up showcase, is back for its 22nd consecutive year with four of the freshest acts on the circuit. Recognised as ... more

EDINBURGH 2012: FRAN MOULDS-SIGNIFICANT HUMAN ERROR

Debut comedy show from BBC Radio 4 character comic FRAN MOULDS. Significant Human Error is a show about mistakes and change, told through six hilarious and original characters. Samantha Pow... more

EDINBURGH 2012: GRÁINNE MAGUIRE- WHERE ARE ALL THE FUN PLACES AND ARE LOTS OF PEOPLE THERE HAVING BETTER FUN?

GRÁINNE MAGUIRE brings her brand new solo show Where Are All the Fun Places and Are Lots of People There Having Better Fun? to the Edinburgh Festival this year. Do you always worry that yo... more

‘THE BUGLE’ REACHES ITS 200TH EPISODE

The US and UK hit satirical comedy podcast The Bugle, hosted by JOHN OLIVER (The Daily Show with Jon Stewart) and ANDY ZALTZMAN (7 Day Sunday on BBC Radio 5 Live) will celebrate its monument... more

EDINBURGH 2012: JARLATH REGAN- THE AUDACITY OF HOPE AND THE INSPIRATIONAL STUPIDITY OF PERSEVERANCE

“If at first you don’t succeed; try, try again!” But if you still don’t succeed, it might not be a bad idea to sit down and have a good think about what it is you’re trying to do. ... more

EDINBURGH 2012: GARETH RICHARDS- INTROVERT: NEVER BEEN TO DISNEYLAND

Join GARETH RICHARDS, Edinburgh Comedy Award Best Newcomer nominee, for his brand new show Never been to Disneyland. GARETH’s parents couldn’t afford to take the whole family to Disneyla... more

EDINBURGH 2012: HELEN KEEN - ROBOT WOMAN OF TOMORROW

Award-winning comedian and star of BBC Radio 4's hit space comedy It Is Rocket Science!, HELEN KEEN returns to Edinburgh with a tale of technology, heartbreak and sexxxy robots. A fusion of ... more

EDINBURGH 2012: THE HORNE SECTION- LIVE AT THE GRAND

Gathering together the UK’s finest musicians and throwing them on stage with the world’s most exciting comics, ALEX HORNE has created something truly unique: THE HORNE SECTION. This is ... more

EDINBURGH 2012: IAIN STIRLING- HAPPY TO BE THE CLOWN

IAIN STIRLING, BAFTA and Chortle Best Newcomer nominee, brings his hotly anticipated, debut stand-up show: Happy to be the Clown? to Edinburgh Festival this year. Ever wondered why your lif... more

EDINBURGH 2012: LIVE AT THE ELECTRIC- LIVE AT THE FRINGE

Edinburgh Comedy Award winner RUSSELL KANE hosts a live special of the hit new BBC Three late-night comedy series Live At The Electric. The show features a different line-up of stand-up, sk... more

EDINBURGH 2012: MATT FORDE- EYES TO THE RIGHT, NOSE TO THE LEFT

Either, a “shameless sycophantic sell-out with a jelly spine and a mush mind”, according to one of his listeners, or a “first-class comic”, according to The Guardian. Come and help ... more

EDINBURGH 2012: NAZ OSMANOGLU - OTTOMAN WITHOUT AN EMPIRE

NAZ OSMANOGLU: Turkish Prince. Stand-up comic. Tragically exiled. With appearances on BBC Three’s Live at The Electric and Russell Howard’s Good News, the hairy one from sketch trio W... more

EDINBURGH 2012: PAUL MCCAFFREY- PILLS 'N' THRILLS AND BELLYLAUGHS

You can take the boy out of Glastonbury… PAUL McCAFFREY returns to Edinburgh with his brand new solo show Pill ‘n’ Thrills and Bellylaughs. Seeking to emulate bands reforming for clas... more

EDINBURGH 2012: PEACOCK AND GAMBLE- PEACOCK AND GAMBLE DON'T WANT TO BE ON TELLY ANYWAY

“Everybody’s favourite comedy nice boys, RAY PEACOCK (crumbs in his beard, idiot) and ED GAMBLE (big muscles, wrote this bit), return with another jam-packed hour of total idiocy and ver... more

EDINBURGH 2012: RICHARD HERRING- TALKING COCK: THE SECOND COMING

RICHARD HERRING, “The King of Edinburgh” (The List), returns to the Fringe in his Silver Jubilee year (he first performed here in 1987) to find out all about men and their spam javelins,... more

EDINBURGH 2012: ROISIN CONATY- LIFEHUNTER

Edinburgh Comedy Newcomer Award winner 2010 as seen on Russell Howard’s Good News (BBC Three) and Have I Got News For You (BBC One), ROISIN CONATY returns to Edinburgh with her brand new s... more

EDINBURGH 2012: RUSSELL KANE- POSTURING DELIVERY

The past year has seen RUSSELL become one of comedy’s hottest acts both live and on TV, and he returns to the Fringe this summer with his brand new show Posturing Delivery. The show sees R... more

EDINBURGH 2012: TOM DEACON- DEACONATOR

BBC Radio 1 DJ and award-winning stand-up comedian TOM DEACON, as seen on The Rob Brydon Show (BBC Two) and Dave’s One Night Stand (DAVE), returns to Edinburgh Festival with brand new show... more

EDINBURGH 2012: AL MURRAY THE PUB LANDLORD- THE ONLY WAY IS EPIC

Britain’s favourite pub philosopher, AL MURRAY - THE PUB LANDLORD, will be polishing his brass neck banter in two weeks of special Edinburgh previews, ahead of his brand new 2012 stand-up ... more

EDINBURGH 2012: AL MURRAY THE PUB LANDLORD- THE GUV'S OLYMPIC PUB QUIZ

On your marks, get set and go get yourself tickets to the ultimate Olympic themed pub quiz! For three nights only, THE GUV will host a mental pintathlonin the gold medal standard of pub quiz... more

EDINBURGH 2012: WITTANK

Like a battering ram to the funny-bone, WitTank (KIERAN BOYD, MARK COOPER-JONES and NAZ OSMANOGLU), stars of BBC Three’s new talent showcase Live at The Electric rocket back to the Fringe ... more

‘I LOVE MY COUNTRY’ A NEW BBC PEAK-TIME PILOT TEAMING UP GREG DAVIES, FRANK SKINNER & DAVID WALLIAMS

It was announced today (13 July 2012) that DAVID WALLIAMS, FRANK SKINNER and GREG DAVIES will work together on a new non-tx pilot for BBC One. I Love My Country is a peak-time comedy entert... more

DON’T START COMEDY DRAMA RETURNS TO BBC RADIO 4, WRITTEN BY FRANK SKINNER, STARRING FRANK SKINNER & KATHERINE PARKINSON

“… a lesson in relationship ping-pong…..” Miranda Sawyer, The Observer Series two of Radio 4’s Don’t Start reacquaints us with argumentative couple Neil (FRANK SKINNER) and Kim (... more

RUSSELL HOWARD'S GOOD NEWS RETURNS TO BBC THREE THIS AUTUMN

“stupendously successful topical comedy show” Sharon Lougher, Metro “Quite the pan-generational sex symbol and rumpled comedy god these days; a huge TV star” Alison Graham, Radio... more

EDINBURGH COMEDY NOMINEES KRISTEN SCHAAL AND KURT BRAUNOHLER TO DEVELOP SPOOF CHAT SHOW SPEAK EASY FOR BBC THREE

It was announced today (09 August 2012) that this Edinburgh Festival Fringe will see New York based Edinburgh Comedy Award nominees KRISTEN SCHAAL (Flight of the Conchords, 30 Rock, The Dail... more

RUSSELL HOWARD'S GOOD NEWS - RELEASED ON DVD

“Stupendously successful topical comedy show” Sharon Lougher, Metro “Quite the pan-generational sex symbol and rumpled comedy god these days; a huge TV star” Alison Graham, Radio Ti... more

‘WELL FUNNY PEOPLE’ (w/t) – A NEW CHARACTER COMEDY SHOW FROM LEE NELSON CREATOR SIMON BRODKIN FOR BBC THREE

It was announced today (15 August 2012) that acclaimed character comedian SIMON BRODKIN (Lee Nelson’s Well Good Show, BBC Three), has been commissioned for a new series by Controller of BB... more

‘RUSSELL KANE: SMOKESCREENS & CASTLES’ TO AIR ON BBC THREE

Energetic comedian and host of BBC Three’s brand new hit late-night comedy series, Live at the Electric and co-host of Britain Unzipped (BBC Three), RUSSELL KANE will see his Edinburgh Com... more

FAKE OR FORTUNE SERIES 2

BBC Productions / All 3 Media International “…incredibly interesting, with enough of the CSI to keep even a philistine engaged.” The Guardian FIONA BRUCE and PHILIP MOULD return to ... more

GREG DAVIES LIVE: FIRING CHEESEBALLS AT A DOG TO AIR ON BBC THREE ON THE 14TH SEPTEMBER AT 9PM

GREG DAVIES, star of BAFTA-winning TV series and hit film The Inbetweeners, will see his Edinburgh Comedy Award-nominated, critically acclaimed, triple extended, 109 date sell-out debut solo... more

7 DAY SUNDAY Returns to Radio 5 Live from Sunday 9th September 2012

AL MURRAY returns to host the highly successful 7 Day Sunday, which returns to BBC Radio 5 Live for a brand new fifteen-part series this September. Joined by ANDY ZALTZMAN as well as a week... more

AVALON AUTUMN 2012 LINE-UP

TV, DVDs & LIVE STAND-UP SHOWS TV RUSSELL HOWARD'S GOOD NEWS Thursdays at 9pm from 27th September (BBC Three), BBC Three’s most successful entertainment series, returns for a ... more

PEACOCK & GAMBLE DON'T WANT TO BE ON TELLY ANYWAY - BRAND NEW STAND UP TOUR FOR AUTUMN 2012

This autumn PEACOCK & GAMBLE will embark on a national tour with their brand new show - Peacock & Gamble Don’t Even Want to Be on Telly Anyway. The tour follows a full run for the... more

RICHARD HERRING EMBARKS ON BRAND NEW AUTUMN TOUR - TALKING COCK: THE SECOND COMING

RICHARD HERRING, will take to the road this autumn to find out all about about man and his manhood, in this reworking of his smash-hit 2002 show, Talking Cock. It’s an object of shame and... more

THE HORNE SECTION PERFORM A LIMITED RUN AT THE SOUTHBANK CENTRE THIS OCTOBER

"We can't recommend The Horne Section highly enough... a gigantic heap of fun” Ben Walters, Time Out Following a third consecutive sell-out run at the 2012 Edinburgh Fringe Festival, ALEX... more

USA’s NUMBER ONE TWITTER COMEDIAN ROB DELANEY ANNOUNCES EXTRA LONDON DATE

Due to phenomenal demand, US comic ROB DELANEY, who became famous in the USA through the power of Twitter, has added an extra date to his UK run, playing to a further 1028 fans at the O2 She... more

HARRY HILL'S CREAM OF TV BURP - DVD RELEASED 26TH NOVEMBER

“Consistently one of the wittiest, sharpest shows on the box” The Guardian Guide “The absurdities of TV land are laid bare with the welcome return of its premier clown” Mail on Sun... more

IAIN STIRLING BRINGS HIS DEBUT SHOW 'HAPPY TO BE THE CLOWN?' TO THE SOHO THEATRE

Following a complete sell-out run at the 2012 Edinburgh Fringe Festival, Children’s BAFTA and Chortle Best Newcomer nominee IAIN STIRLING brings his critically-acclaimed, debut stand-up sh... more

LAST CHANCE TO SEE CRAIG CAMPBELL LIVE AT LONDON’S BLOOMSBURY THEATRE ON 10TH MARCH

Internationally acclaimed stand-up CRAIG CAMPBELL will be returning to London’s Bloomsbury Theatre for two final shows from his twice extended, first solo national tour - Craig Campbell Li... more

LEE MACK'S AWARD-WINNING NOT GOING OUT: Brand new series returns to BBC ONE on Friday 5th April

“This is one of the most gag-rich comedies on the box and, as it returns for a new series, the quality of the writing has not waned a jot.” David Stephenson, Sunday Express LEE MACK, t... more

USA’s NUMBER 1 PODCASTING COMEDIAN PAUL F.TOMPKINS TO PLAY UK FOR THE FIRST TIME

PAUL F. TOMPKINS, the US stand-up comic whose podcast The Pod F. Tompkast was ranked #1 by Rolling Stone Magazine, will be making his UK debut with Crying and Driving at London’s Soho Thea... more

CRAIG CAMPBELL EMBARKS ON BRAND NEW AUTUMN TOUR: THRILLING MIC HUNT

Hot on the heels of his twice extended 2012 nationwide Craig Campbell Live tour, internationally acclaimed stand-up and master storyteller CRAIG CAMPBELL will once again hit the road this au... more

HERESY RETURNS FOR A NINTH SERIES ON BBC RADIO 4

VICTORIA COREN-MITCHELL returns to BBC Radio 4 this spring to present a brand new series of Heresy which sees popular prejudices overthrown and received opinions ruthlessly examined. The ne... more

MATT FORDE BRINGS HIS POLITICAL PARTY TO THE ST JAMES THEATRE THIS JANUARY

Stand-up comedian, TalkSPORT host and former political advisor MATT FORDE presents: THE POLITICAL PARTY With special guests, GEORGE GALLOWAY AND NIGEL FARAGE Who is MATT FORDE? He’s a fo... more