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FRANK SKINNER ANNOUNCES EXTRA LONDON DATES

Following a sell-out London run, FRANK SKINNER will return to the Leicester Square Theatre on Saturday 7th June for two further performances of his acclaimed new stand-up show Man In a Suit. Tickets are available to

ONE MAN, ONE GUVNOR - 20 YEARS AT THE LAGER TOP

It was announced today (Wednesday 9th April 2014) that, in the GUVNOR’S twentieth year, multi-award-winning AL MURRAY, THE PUB LANDLORD will embark on a 52-date tour of the UK with a brand new live stand-up show.

RUSSELL HOWARD SET TO RETURN FOR FURTHER UK ARENA DATES THIS AUTUMN AFTER USA AND AUSTRALIAN TOURS

It was announced today (Wednesday 9th April 2014) that RUSSELL HOWARD will add a major autumn extension to the UK leg of his sold-out 2014 Wonderbox world tour. This tour has already seen almost 200,000 fans book

Andy Zaltzman: Satirist for Hire live stand-up dates announced

ANDY ZALTZMAN, the British-based half of the global hit topical podcast The Bugle, takes his uniquely interactive new show, Satirist for Hire, on the road, giving audiences the chance to have the issues they care

The Real Life of Brian Conley

One of Britain’s most revered comic-entertainers brings a new 25-date tour to the UK this spring. Expect comedy, sketches and even a bit of song as BRIAN takes a retrospective, often hilarious, journey through

CHRIS RAMSEY: THE MOST DANGEROUS MAN ON SATURDAY MORNING TELEVISION TOUR EXTENDED IN TO AUTUMN 2014

Following a five-month sold-out UK tour, star of BBC Two’s sitcom Hebburn and Edinburgh Comedy Award nominee, CHRIS RAMSEY will extend his nationwide tour, Chris Ramsey: The Most Dangerous Man on Saturday Morning

Avalon Distribution agree multiple global sales of Channel 4 show, The Three Day Nanny

Broadcasters confirmed to pick up the first series are RTL (Netherlands), TV2 (Norway), TV3 (New Zealand), TV4 (Sweden), VMMA (Belgium), with a further major territory expected to be announced soon. The Three Day

DAVE COMMISSIONS A FURTHER TWO SERIES OF DAVE GORMAN TV SHOW THAT TAKES A MISCHIEVOUS LOOK AT MODERN LIFE

It was announced today (27 January 2014) that the ratings and critical hit, Dave Gorman Modern Life Is Goodish will return to UKTV entertainment channel Dave for a further two extended series. The Liberty Bell

HIT THE ROAD MACK 2014 TOUR EXTENDED

It was announced today (04 December 2013) that LEE MACK will extend his brand new tour, Hit The Road Mack in autumn 2014. The new dates will see extra shows in major cities including: London, Sheffield, Manchester,

BBC RADIO 4 COMMISSION THE REST IS HISTORY, A BRAND NEW SIX-PART COMEDY PANEL SHOW CREATED AND HOSTED BY FRANK SKINNER

It was announced today (Wednesday 26th February 2014) that FRANK SKINNER has created and will present a brand-new, six-part comedy discussion show with Avalon Television, The Rest is History, For BBC Radio 4.

FAME: NOT THE MUSICAL David Baddiel announces extended London run at the Menier Chocolate Factory

Following a string of sold-out performances at the Edinburgh Festival Fringe and London’s Southbank Centre, DAVID BADDIEL announces a four week run of dates at London’s Menier Chocolate Factory, with his

THE RETURN OF THE GRUMPY OLD WOMEN FIFTY SHADES OF BEIGE - BRAND NEW UK TOUR FOR 2014

Back to knock some sense back into the nation with their brand new show, The Grumpy Old Women return with a 42 date UK tour. Perrier Award winning comedian, writer and original star of Grumpy Old Women JENNY ECLAIR

FRANK SKINNER ANNOUNCES MAN IN A SUIT UK TOUR

Following his sold out London run, FRANK SKINNER will take to the road in April 2014 for the first time since his sell-out nationwide tour in 2007 with 35 performances only of his new show Man In a Suit. Pre-sale

US COMIC KURT BRAUNOHLER TO PERFORM DEBUT SOLO SHOW AT LONDON’S SOHO THEATRE

Edinburgh Comedy Award nominee, KURT BRAUNOHLER brings his first solo show Kurt Braunohler: Here's Where It Gets Weird to the Soho Theatre, London with tales of battling British washing machines, writing jokes in

RUSSELL KANE RETURNS TO HOST A THIRD SERIES OF THE HIT BBC THREE SHOW

“Russell Kane hosts the show we’ve all been crying out for” Jack Seale, Radio Times Live at the Electric, BBC Three’s freshest and finest theatre of comedy, returns to BBC Three for a brand new series this

DAVID BADDIEL - FAME: NOT THE MUSICAL Extra London dates added

Following a critically-acclaimed sold-out return to the Edinburgh Festival Fringe and his first run in London for 15 years, DAVID BADDIEL has added extra London dates at the Southbank Centre with Fame: Not The

CRAIG CAMPBELL THRILLING MIC HUNT EXTENDED INTO 2014

Internationally acclaimed stand-up and master storyteller CRAIG CAMPBELL is set to extend his brand new tour, Thrilling Mic Hunt, into spring 2014 by a further 31 dates. Tickets go on general sale on Tuesday 3rd

FRANK SKINNER, MAN IN A SUIT: EXTRA LIVE LONDON DATES ANNOUNCED

Following FRANK SKINNER’s sold-out return to stand-up at the Soho Theatre, the comic will perform a further five week run of his brand new show Man In A Suit at London’s Leicester Square Theatre from 21st

GREG DAVIES, THE BACK OF MY MUM'S HEAD: NEW FOR DVD AND BLU-RAY THIS AUTUMN

“One of this country’s best comedians” The Times It was announced today (Monday 28th October 2013) that 4DVD will bring GREG DAVIES’ (Man Down, Cuckoo and The Inbetweeners) acclaimed sell-out tour The Back

DAVID BADDIEL hits the road with FAME: NOT THE MUSICAL

Following a critically-acclaimed sold-out return to the Edinburgh Festival Fringe after 15 years away from stand-up, and with four dates already announced at London's Southbank Centre - DAVID BADDIEL will take his

Star of Channel 4 sitcom Man Down - ROISIN CONATY embarks on first UK tour Lifehunter this autumn

Edinburgh Comedy Newcomer Award winner and star of brand new Channel 4 sitcom Man Down ROISIN CONATY takes her solo show Lifehunter on her first ever UK tour this autumn. Lifehunter explores how everyone in life is

A BRAND NEW SITCOM FOR CHANNEL 4 THIS AUTUMN

GREG DAVIES, acclaimed stand-up comedian, Mr Gilbert in the hit TV series and film The Inbetweeners, and BAFTA-nominated star of Cuckoo, writes and stars in the new series which also features 2010 Edinburgh Comedy

Dave Gorman Gets Straight To The Point*... (*The PowerPoint) - 2014 Tour Announced

It was announced today (25 September 2013) that DAVE GORMAN is set to embark on brand new tour, Dave Gorman Gets Straight To The Point * ... ( * The PowerPoint) in autumn 2014, playing some of the biggest theatres

PEACOCK AND GAMBLE ANNOUNCE UK TOUR

After inexplicably failing to get famous in the UK for three years, triple Chortle Award nominees (2011, 2012, 2013) PEACOCK & GAMBLE have even more inexplicably become all famous in Japan. Yes! No messing -

A NEW DOCUMENTARY SERIES FOR BBC TWO FOLLOWING THE UK’S BIGGEST MOBILE CRANE HIRE COMPANY

The Crane Gang follows drivers, technicians and management at Ainscough, the biggest mobile crane hire company in Britain. The show will follow a number of key personnel in a make-or-break year for the business who

FRANK SKINNER ANNOUNCES BRAND NEW LIVE SHOW: MAN IN A SUIT - 9 PERFORMANCES ONLY

FRANK SKINNER today announced a brand new stand-up show with a run of performances at London’s Soho Theatre this November. Man In a Suit will give fans a unique opportunity to catch the comedy legend in an

ALEX HORNE TO EMBARK ON UK TOUR

On the 25th anniversary of his first live show, and after a sell-out run at the 2013 Edinburgh Festival Fringe, the cage-fighting Capricorn comedian ALEX HORNE presents his brand new UK tour Lies, with six

Foster's Edinburgh Comedy Award Nominee Carl Donnelly Embarks on First Ever UK Tour

CARL DONNELLY will embark on his first ever national tour this October with the 2013 Foster’s Edinburgh Comedy Award nominated Now That’s What I Carl Donnelly! Volume V. Sartorially resplendent in Cuban heels

US COMEDIAN & MUSICIAN REGGIE WATTS PERFORMS AT LONDON’S SOUTHBANK CENTRE

REGGIE WATTS, internationally renowned vocalist / beat boxer / musician / comedian / improviser, is set to perform in the Queen Elizabeth Hall at London’s Southbank Centre on 8th and 9th October. REGGIE entirely

New to Channel 4 from September 18th: The Three Day Nanny

Episode 1/4, Wednesday 18th September, 8pm, Channel 4 The Three Day Nanny will follow professional nanny, KATHRYN MEWES, as she answers the cries for help from desperate parents. Across this new series, NANNY

DAVE GORMAN'S NEW TV SERIES TAKING A MISCHIEVOUS LOOK AT MODERN LIFE

Starts on Tuesday 17th September 2013 at 10pm on Dave DAVE GORMAN thinks modern life is good...ish. However, tired of endlessly being sold stuff he doesn't need, feeling manipulated by the media and harassed by

WITTANK EXTRA DATE ANNOUNCED FOR EDINBURGH FESTIVAL FRINGE

Stars of BBC Three’s Live at the Electric and BBC Radio 4’s Sketchorama, eminently silly sketch outfit WITTANK have announced an additional performance of their brand-new show The School at the Edinburgh

THE RETURN OF GRUMPY OLD WOMEN - FIFTY SHADES OF BEIGE

The Grumpies are back! From the original creators comes a brand new live show, here to knock some sense back into the nation. Perrier Award winning comedian, writer and original star of Grumpy Old Women JENNY ECLAIR

BADDIEL EXTENDS RUN AT EDINBURGH FESTIVAL

"insightful, illuminating and extremely funny," Bruce Dessau, Evening Standard "thoughtful, funny and even rather touching," Dominic Maxwell, The Times “Very funny and thought-provoking,” Veronica Lee, Daily

PEACOCK & GAMBLE - HEART-THROBS: EXTRA SHOWS ANNOUNCED

Due to phenomenal demand, Triple Chortle Award nominees PEACOCK & GAMBLE announce extra performances of their brand-new show Heart-throbs at the 2013 Edinburgh Festival. The extra late-night shows, every Friday

RUSSELL HOWARD TO RECORD NEW DVD AT HOMECOMING GIGS AS PART OF WORLD TOUR

RUSSELL HOWARD announces two very special dates for his 2014 Wonderbox world tour, which will see the Bristolian return to his hometown, performing for two nights and recording his brand new DVD, at the Bristol

THE HORNE SECTION: LIVE IN A COW - EXTRA SHOWS ANNOUNCED

Due to phenomenal demand, THE HORNE SECTION have announced extra performances of their barnstorming new show this Friday and Saturday and on every subsequent Friday throughout the Fringe. Taking place at midnight,

GARETH RICHARDS GOES ELECTRIC: EXTRA DATES ADDED TO THE FIRST EVER SHAZAMABLE FRINGE SHOW

Edinburgh Comedy Award Best Newcomer nominee GARETH RICHARDS announces extra performances of his show Gareth Goes Electric at the Edinburgh Festival Fringe, every Friday and Saturday evening at 9.30pm in

IAIN STIRLING AT HOME

Edinburgh-born, BAFTA-nominated comic IAIN STIRLING announces extra performances of his brand new show At Home every Thursday and Friday night from August 1st throughout the 2013 Festival Fringe. After great demand

GABBY LOGAN, FRANK SKINNER, MICKY FLANAGAN AND JAMELIA TEAM UP FOR A NEW SATURDAY NIGHT SHOW ON BBC ONE THIS SUMMER

Hosted by Gabby Logan and flanked by multi-award-winning comedians, FRANK SKINNER and MICKY FLANAGAN, I Love My Country is a new high-energy comedy-entertainment show for Saturday evening. The brand new series will

HIT THE ROAD MACK - LEE MACK TO TOUR IN 2014

It was announced today (24 July 2013) that LEE MACK is set to embark on brand new tour, Hit The Road Mack in autumn 2014, playing some of the biggest theatres in the country. Hit The Road Mack will be LEE’s first

EDINBURGH 2013: LEE NELSON

LEE NELSON brings his brand new live show to Edinburgh Festival Fringe this August for a special limited run. The show sees the irrepressible South London lad host a jam-packed night of unmissable entertainment,

EDINBURGH 2013: ROB DELANEY - LIVE

America’s Number One Funniest Twitter Comic performs at Edinburgh Festival Fringe for Two Nights Only ROB DELANEY comes to the Edinburgh Festival Fringe for two nights only, seeing him perform at the festival for

EDINBURGH 2013: TOM CRAINE - CRYING ON A WALTZER

Award-winning stand-up comedian, writer, and one third of critically acclaimed sketch group JIGSAW, TOM CRAINE is set to return to Edinburgh this August with his new solo show, Crying on a Waltzer. TOM will discuss

EDINBURGH 2013: PAUL MCCAFFREY - NAME IN LIGHTS

Join PAUL MCCAFFREY star of Impractical Jokers (BBC Three) as he returns to the Edinburgh Festival Fringe this August with his best hour of stand up yet, Name in Lights. With all new material, let PAUL charm the

EDINBURGH 2013: JIMMY MCGHIE - DELUSIONS OF CANDOUR

Fresh from being nominated for Best International Act at the Perth Comedy Festival, JIMMY MCGHIE is back in Edinburgh this August after bunking off last year. JIMMY returns to the Fringe with more confessional,

EDINBURGH 2013: CARL DONNELLY - NOW THAT'S WHAT I CARL DONNELLY! VOLUME V

Join Edinburgh Comedy Award Nominee CARL DONNELLY for a brand new collection of wry observations on current affairs and how we should all be dealing with them. In case the last twelve months have passed you by

EDINBURGH 2013: WITTANK PRESENTS THE SCHOOL

Stars of BBC Three’s Live at the Electric and BBC Radio 4’s Sketchorama, eminently silly sketch outfit WITTANK invite you into the charmingly warped world of The School; a deranged and archaic institution with a

EDINBURGH 2013: IAIN STIRLING - AT HOME

IAIN STIRLING is a BAFTA-nominated presenter, a Chortle-nominated comedian and he is home. Now, having bought a house with his girlfriend, IAIN explores the dichotomy of emotions you experience when making a

EDINBURGH 2013: THE COMEDY ZONE

The Fringe’s longest-running and most prestigious showcase is back for its 23rd year. The Comedy Zone has helped launch the careers of RUSSELL HOWARD, AL MURRAY, RUSSELL KANE, DAVE GORMAN, FRANKIE BOYLE, HARRY

EDINBURGH 2013: JENNY ECLAIR - ECLAIRIOUS

JENNY is enormously pleased to be back in Edinburgh, despite the fact that doing stand-up gives her varicose veins and the damp makes her fungal, all support is gratefully received. ECLAIR has been doing Edinburgh

EDINBURGH 2013: THE POLITICAL PARTY WITH MATT FORDE

Labour-advisor turned stand-up comedian MATT FORDE brings The Political Party to the 2013 Edinburgh Festival Fringe. A raucous hour of biting satire, this is a real celebration of politics and its big

EDINBURGH 2013: MARK SMITH - THE MOST ASTONISHING NAME IN COMEDY

Elderly child MARK SMITH (Russell Howard’s Good News BBC Three, Nick Helm's Heavy Entertainment BBC Three and RUSSELL KANE tour support) presents his hotly anticipated debut stand up hour at the Edinburgh Festival

EDINBURGH 2013: HELEN O'BRIEN - BRONAGH'S BIG WEEKEND

It’s 1987. Bronagh is becoming a teenager, competing in the Irish Dancing Championships and being a bridesmaid at her cousin’s wedding. This is a one-woman comedy show about awkward names, ra-ra skirts, bad

EDINBURGH 2013: RUSSELL KANE - SMALLNESS

What is it with us and smallness? We Brits love it - being tiny but fierce, close but distant. RUSSELL feels the same way and he returns with this new blisteringly big-small show. Watch him ejaculate thoughts

EDINBURGH 2013: RICHARD HERRING - WE'RE ALL GOING TO DIE!

Try and imagine being dead. It's cold and dark and silent. There's nothing. Nothing at all. You can’t see anything, smell anything, taste anything. Also, you're not there. Can you contemplate the total absence of

EDINBURGH 2013: PEACOCK & GAMBLE - HEART-THROBS

After inexplicably failing to get famous in the UK for three years, triple Chortle Award nominees (2011, 2012, 2013) PEACOCK AND GAMBLE have even more inexplicably become all famous in Japan. Yes! No messing - your

EDINBURGH 2013: JIGSAW - JIGGLE IT

After two sell-out runs at Edinburgh Festival, regular performances on Live At The Electric (BBC Three) and their own BBC Radio 4 series, DAN ANTOPOLSKI (triple Perrier Award nominee), TOM CRAINE (used to date NAT)

EDINBURGH 2013: THE HORNE SECTION - LIVE IN A COW

Following a third consecutive sell-out run at the 2012 Edinburgh Fringe Festival, ALEX HORNE and THE HORNE SECTION roll into Edinburgh with a brand new barnstorming show, bringing their unique mix of stand up,

EDINBURGH 2013: DAVID BADDIEL - FAME: NOT THE MUSICAL

Fame: we’re obsessed with it, but who will talk honestly about what it’s really like? DAVID BADDIEL, in his first full Edinburgh show for 15 years, does. From accidentally stealing the spotlight at Russell

EDINBURGH 2013: PHIL WANG - ANTI-HERO

Winner of the Chortle Student Comedian of the Year Award, Comedy Central’s Funniest Student Award and former President of the Cambridge Footlights, PHIL WANG presents his first grown-up hour of stand-up comedy at

EDINBURGH 2013: THE HORNE SECTION'S FAMILY BASH

Five ridiculously talented musicians, one award-winning comedian and an audience of all ages - this is going to be fun. Expect toe-tapping tunes, stupid jokes and some general melodious chaos as the Horne Section

EDINBURGH 2013: GRAINNE MAGUIRE - ONE HOUR ALL NIGHT ELECTION SPECIAL

GRÁINNE MAGUIRE returns to the Edinburgh Festival Fringe with her brand new show One Hour All Night Election Special. Sad there’s no big election this year? GRÁINNE is too. She plans on counteracting this by

EDINBURGH 2013: GARETH RICHARDS - GARETH GOES ELECTRIC

Join Foster’s Edinburgh Comedy Award Best Newcomer nominee GARETH RICHARDS, for his brand new show of songs and jokes at this year’s Edinburgh Festival Fringe performed on his incredible new electric instrument,

EDINBURGH 2013: CHRIS RAMSEY - FEELING LUCKY

Star of BBC Two’s sitcom Hebburn, series regular on Celebrity Juice (ITV2), and Edinburgh Comedy Award nominee CHRIS RAMSEY will be returning to the Edinburgh Festival Fringe for three consecutive nights at the

EDINBURGH 2013: CARL HUTCHINSON - ALL THE RAGE

CARL HUTCHINSON, Amused Moose Best Show Nominee 2012 and CHRIS RAMSEY’s tour support, will be at the Festival this August with his second hour of stand-up, showcasing his own brand of effortlessly charming but

EDINBURGH 2013: ALEX HORNE - LIES

On the 25th anniversary of his first Festival show, the cage-fighting Capricorn comedian ALEX HORNE presents his brand new show Lies at the 2013 Edinburgh Festival Fringe. ALEX has done a lot of things in his

RICHARD HERRING - Me1 vs Me2 SNOOKER PODCAST GOES LIVE AT 2013 EDINBURGH FESTIVAL FRINGE

RICHARD HERRING announces the first ever LIVE frame of cult/irritating snooker podcast Me1 vs Me 2. Further to his hugely successful Leicester Square Theatre and Edinburgh podcasts, and his hotly anticipated live

CHRIS RAMSEY: The Most Dangerous Man On Saturday Morning Television - Three London Dates Announced

Star of BBC Two’s sitcom Hebburn, series regular on Celebrity Juice (ITV2), and Edinburgh Comedy Award nominee CHRIS RAMSEY has added three extra dates to his brand new UK stand-up tour - The Most Dangerous Man on

LAST CHANCE TO SEE THE GUV’NOR IN LONDON

AL MURRAY, THE PUB LANDLORD calls last orders in London on his critically-acclaimed, twice-extended, sell-out tour The Only Way Is Epic, performing the show at Shepherd’s Bush Empire for the last time this autumn.

BBC COMMISSIONS HEIR HUNTERS FOR EIGHTH SERIES

The BBC has commissioned its eighth series of successful BBC Daytime genealogy and social history series ‘Heir Hunters’. It was commissioned by BBC Daytime Controller Damian Kavanagh and Executive Producer

RUSSELL HOWARD ANNOUNCES INTERNATIONAL DATES AFTER HUGE ONLINE DEMAND FROM FANS

RUSSELL HOWARD is set to extend his 2014 Wonderbox tour across the world following over 17,000 suggestions from his fans after he asked them via Facebook where they’d most like to see him perform. The extra dates

RICHARD HERRING ANNOUNCES 2013 TOUR: WE'RE ALL GOING TO DIE!

After debuting his brand new show We’re All Going to Die! at this year’s Edinburgh Festival Fringe, RICHARD HERRING will embark upon a nationwide tour this autumn, kicking off with a run of six consecutive

JO JOYNER, CHRIS ADDISON, CHARLES EDWARDS AND ALUN COCHRANE, ANNOUNCED AS CAST OF SKY LIVING’S NEW COMEDY SERIES “TRYING AGAIN”

• Series co-created by Emmy© award-nominated and Oscar© nominated writer Simon Blackwell and actor and comedian Chris Addison • 8 x 30 series exclusive to Sky Living HD • Production to begin summer

LIVE AT THE ELECTRIC - RUSSELL KANE RETURNS TO HOST A SECOND SERIES OF THE HIT BBC THREE SHOW

“Russell Kane hosts the show we’ve all been crying out for” Jack Seale, Radio Times Live at the Electric returns to BBC Three for a brand new series this July. Celebrating the diversity of the UK’s

USA’s NUMBER 1 PODCASTING COMEDIAN PAUL F. TOMPKINS ANNOUNCES EXTRA DATES IN LONDON

“Tompkins manages to be impressively slick but delightfully dry. He’s as good as he looks.” ★★★★ Dominic Maxwell, The Times “A true pro trading in classic comedy, with a light touch and a

RUSSELL KANE ANNOUNCES BRAND NEW TOUR FOR 2013

The multi-award winning comedian, acclaimed author and star of Live at the Electric and Unzipped RUSSELL KANE announces a brand new UK and Ireland stand-up tour for 2013. Smallness follows on from a very special,

AL MURRAY, THE PUB LANDLORD - THE ONLY WAY IS EPIC EXTENDED INTO AUTUMN 2013

AL MURRAY, THE PUB LANDLORD is set to extend his critically-acclaimed tour for the second time, into autumn 2013 by a further 16 dates. This follows a sell-out Edinburgh Festival Fringe, and sell-out autumn and

LEE NELSON - Announces Extra Dates to his Stand-up Tour

Due to phenomenal demand, additional dates have now been added to the brand new nationwide stand-up tour - LEE NELSON - bringing the total number of dates to 56 and adding a further 16,000 tickets. Tickets are on

7 DAY SUNDAY RECOMMISSIONED AS 7 DAY SATURDAY

Sunday show hosted by Al Murray moves into BBC Radio 5 live’s Saturday schedule It was announced today (22 May 2013) that AL MURRAY will return to host the freshly titled, 7 Day Saturday this June on BBC Radio 5

RUSSELL HOWARD ADDS EXTRA DATES

Due to phenomenal demand RUSSELL HOWARD has added five extra arena dates to his 2014 Wonderbox tour, including shows at London’s O2 and Wembley arenas. Fans can purchase pre-sale Wonderbox tickets at 9am today

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 new six-part series will

AVALON ANNOUNCE EDINBURGH FESTIVAL FRINGE LINE-UP FOR 2013

Thursday, 9th May 2013 Avalon announce the full line-up for their 25th year at the Edinburgh Festival Fringe, with the chance to see: limited runs from established and award-winning comics DAVID BADDIEL, JENNY

WONDERBOX: RUSSELL HOWARD TO TOUR IN 2014

RUSSELL HOWARD is set to embark on brand new tour Wonderbox in February 2014, with arena shows across the UK and Ireland and four consecutive nights at London’s Royal Albert Hall. Wonderbox will be RUSSELL’s

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 autumn with his brand new

Chris Ramsey: The Most Dangerous Man on Saturday Morning Television Tickets on sale Friday 19th April at 9am

Star of BBC Two’s sitcom Hebburn, co-starring VIC REEVES, and series regular on Celebrity Juice (ITV2), Edinburgh Comedy Award nominated CHRIS RAMSEY is set to embark on a brand new 38-date national tour from 9th

RICHARD HERRING ANNOUNCES 2013 EDINBURGH FRINGE FESTIVAL SHOW: WE'RE ALL GOING TO DIE!

Try and imagine being dead. It's cold and dark and silent. There's nothing. Nothing at all. You can’t see anything, smell anything, taste anything. Also, you're not there. Can you contemplate the total absence of

JASON BENT SET TO TOUR THIS SPRING

Jason Bent is now set to tour alongside Lee Nelson in a brand new live stand-up show. He hit the headlines last month when he found himself on the pitch warming up alongside Manchester City football players. The

DAVE GORMAN HOSTS NEW TV SERIES TAKING A MISCHIEVOUS LOOK AT MODERN LIFE

It was announced today (02 April 2013) that acclaimed comedian DAVE GORMAN will bring a new 6x60 minute series to entertainment channel Dave, Dave Gorman: Modern Life Is Goodish. Dave Gorman thinks modern life is

GREG DAVIES EXTENDS TOUR FOR A THIRD TIME WITH FOUR DATES AT LONDON’S SOUTHBANK CENTRE

GREG DAVIES is set to extend his critically acclaimed, sell-out tour The Back of my Mum’s Head for the third time with four dates at London’s Southbank Centre, bringing the total number of shows to 75, including

RUSSELL HOWARD'S GOOD NEWS RETURNS FOR A BRAND NEW SERIES ON THURSDAY 25th APRIL

“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 Times Russell Howard’s

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, the British Comedy Award

LEE NELSON'S WELL FUNNY PEOPLE: Brand New Character Comedy Series for BBC Three

“As comic inventions go, Simon Brodkin’s south London council estate geezer Lee Nelson is up with the best.” Daily Telegraph “Nelson… with a little Harry Enfield and even a strand or two of Norman Wisdom

BBC RADIO 4 COMMISSION PILOT FROM COMEDY DUO PEACOCK & GAMBLE

It was announced today (21 February 2013) that BBC Radio 4 have commissioned a pilot from acclaimed double act Peacock & Gamble. The Peacock & Gamble Emergency Broadcast, made by Avalon Television, will be

GREG DAVIES - The Back of My Mum's Head - Extends Tour into 2013

GREG DAVIES is set to extend his critically acclaimed, sell-out tour The Back of my Mum’s Head by a further 23 dates, bringing the total number of shows to 71, including two sold-out dates at London’s

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 Live. The tour has seen

CHRIS RAMSEY: THIRD LONDON DATE ADDED

Following two sell-out shows at London’s Bloomsbury Theatre Edinburgh Comedy Award nominee CHRIS RAMSEY has added a third date at the venue on Sunday 28th April due to popular demand. How did we get here?

CHRIS ADDISON: THE TIME IS NOW, AGAIN EXTRA LONDON DATE ADDED

Following a sell-out date at London’s Southbank Centre, CHRIS ADDISON, star of Academy Award nominated In The Loop, BAFTA Award winning The Thick of It (BBC TWO) and regular panelist on Mock The Week (BBC TWO),

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 former Labour-advisor

LEE NELSON - BRAND NEW STAND-UP TOUR FOR SPRING 2013

LEE NELSON, star of BBC Three’s breakout hit comedy series Lee Nelson’s Well Good Show, is set to embark on a brand new 31-date national stand-up tour, following the success of two critically acclaimed sell-out

ARG JOINS AVALON MANAGEMENT GROUP

It was announced today (7th December 2012) that Avalon Management Group has acquired talent agency Artists Rights Group (ARG) from ALL3MEDIA. ARG, founded in 2001, represents artists including: TREVOR EVE, ROMOLA

CHRIS ADDISON: THE TIME IS NOW, AGAIN EXTENDED INTO 2013

CHRIS ADDISON, star of Academy Award nominated In The Loop, BAFTA Award winning The Thick of It (BBC TWO) and regular panelist on Mock The Week (BBC TWO), has extended his critically acclaimed show; The Time Is Now,

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 show: Happy to be the

CHRIS RAMSEY ADDS EXTRA DATES: LONDON, SHEFFIELD AND NEWCASTLE

Following his sold-out autumn tour Feeling Lucky, Edinburgh Comedy Award nominee CHRIS RAMSEY has added extra dates to his second tour extension at London’s Bloomsbury Theatre on 12th January, Sheffield City

DAVID WALLIAMS, FRANK SKINNER & MICKY FLANAGAN TEAM UP FOR A NEW SATURDAY NIGHT SHOW ON BBC ONE

It was announced today (16 November 2012) that multi-award-winning comedians, DAVID WALLIAMS, FRANK SKINNER and MICKY FLANAGAN will work together for the first time on a new 8 x 50 min Saturday night

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 Theatre for 11 nights in

WITTANK - LONDON DATES ADDED TO THEIR FIRST NATIONAL TOUR

Following a successful start to their first ever national tour WitTank (KIERAN BOYD, MARK COOPER-JONES and NAZ OSMANOGLU), the stars of BBC Three’s talent showcase Live at The Electric, have added two London dates

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 Sunday “A rare and

CHRIS RAMSEY - FEELING LUCKY: EXTRA LONDON DATE ADDED AND NATIONAL TOUR EXTENSION INTO 2013

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ROISIN CONATY BRINGS LIFEHUNTER TO THE SOHO THEATRE

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THE ONLY WAY IS EPIC RELEASED ON DVD 26TH NOVEMBER

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LIVING WITH MOTHER - Second series of critically acclaimed show returns to BBC Radio 4 from 31st October 2012

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GREG DAVIES ANNOUNCES EXTRA DATE AT LONDON’S HAMMERSMITH APOLLO

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LEE NELSON EXTRA DATES ADDED TO STAND-UP TOUR

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

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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 HORNE and THE HORNE

AL MURRAY, THE PUB LANDLORD - THE ONLY WAY IS EPIC TOUR EXTENDED INTO SPRING 2013

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WITTANK FIRST NATIONAL TOUR FOR AUTUMN 2012

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 are heading off on their first national tour

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

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LEE NELSON LIVE DVD RELEASED ON 19TH NOVEMBER 2012

Lee Nelson Live, the twice extended, 88-date sell-out live show from the star of BBC Three’s breakout smash hit comedy series Lee Nelson’s Well Good Show, will be released for the first time on DVD by Universal

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

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AVALON AUTUMN 2012 LINE-UP

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

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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 show: Firing Cheeseballs

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 BBC One on September 16th

NEW REVOLUTIONARY COMEDY RICHARD HERRING IS DEVELOPING FOR BBC TV

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

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

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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 Times Series two of

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

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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 Times Russell

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

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

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EDINBURGH 2012: CHRIS RAMSEY- FEELING LUCKY

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EDINBURGH 2012: CARL DONNELLY- DIFFERENT GRAVY

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EDINBURGH 2012: WITTANK

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EDINBURGH 2012: TOM DEACON- DEACONATOR

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EDINBURGH 2012: RUSSELL KANE- POSTURING DELIVERY

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EDINBURGH 2012: ROISIN CONATY- LIFEHUNTER

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

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

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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 classic album tours,

EDINBURGH 2012: NAZ OSMANOGLU - OTTOMAN WITHOUT AN EMPIRE

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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 settle the debate that is

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, sketch and musical comedy

EDINBURGH 2012: JIGSAW

DAN ANTOPOLSKI (Triple Edinburgh Comedy Award nominee), TOM CRAINE (Times Top 5 Edinburgh Show, 2010) and NAT LUURTSEMA (Chortle Award nominee), stars of Live At The Electric (BBC Three) and Sketchorama (BBC Radio

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

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EDINBURGH 2012: IAIN STIRLING- HAPPY TO BE THE CLOWN

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EDINBURGH 2012: THE HORNE SECTION- LIVE AT THE GRAND

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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 stand-up, science fiction

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

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

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EDINBURGH 2012: FRAN MOULDS-SIGNIFICANT HUMAN ERROR

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EDINBURGH 2012: THE COMEDY ZONE

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

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

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‘THE BUGLE’ REACHES ITS 200TH EPISODE

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CHRIS RAMSEY BRAND NEW UK TOUR ANNOUNCED - FEELING LUCKY

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

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

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NOT GOING OUT SERIES 5 DVD RELEASED

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CRAIG CAMPBELL: STAND-UP TOUR EXTENDED INTO 2012

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Helen O'Brien - Bronagh's Big Weekend

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RUSSELL HOWARD'S GOOD NEWS Returns to BBC Three in New Primetime Slot

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NOT GOING OUT SERIES 5 RETURNS TO BBC ONE IN WEEK 15

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GREG DAVIES THE BACK OF MY MUM'S HEAD - BRAND NEW STAND-UP TOUR FOR AUTUMN 2012

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MR BLUE SKY Returns to BBC Radio 4 for a second series from 9th April 2012

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LEE NELSON LIVE STAND-UP TOUR EXTENDED FOR A SECOND TIME INTO AUTUMN 2012

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JENNY ECLAIR: ECLAIRIOUS

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ANDY ZALTZMAN – ARMCHAIR REVOLUTIONARY

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AL MURRAY THE PUB LANDLORD THE ONLY WAY IS EPIC

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ALEX HORNE: SEVEN YEARS IN THE BATHROOM

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JAMIE ISAACS JOINS AVALON TELEVISION

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‘YOU CANNOT BE SERIOUS!’ A NEW ITV SERIES HOSTED BY ALISTAIR MCGOWAN

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ROISIN CONATY BRINGS DESTINY'S DICKHEAD TO THE SOHO THEATRE

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THE BUGLE GOES INDEPENDENT - New beginning for leading satirical podcast

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DAVE GORMAN'S POWERPOINT PRESENTATION Extended into Spring 2012

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CHRIS RAMSEY EMBARKS ON DEBUT UK TOUR

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7 DAY SUNDAY Returns to BBC Radio 5 Live from 8th January 2012

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‘LEE MACK: GOING OUT’ TO AIR ON BBC ONE

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BRITISH COMEDY SHORT WINS PLACE AT SUNDANCE 2012

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THAT SUNDAY NIGHT SHOW - BRAND NEW SERIES STARTS 8TH JANUARY, 10.00PM ON ITV1

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THREE MEN GO TO NEW ENGLAND

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ROUND 8 FOR HERESY ON BBC RADIO 4

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AVALON ANNOUNCES NEW ‘CREATIVE HUB’ IN SCOTLAND

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LEE NELSON STAND-UP TOUR EXTENDED INTO SPRING 2012

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AL MURRAY, THE PUB LANDLORD ANNOUNCES FESTIVE LINE UP

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HARRY HILL’S TV BURP - THE BEST BITS DVD

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RICHARD HERRING BRINGS WHAT IS LOVE, ANYWAY? TO LONDON'S SOHO THEATRE

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FRANK SKINNER AND FRIENDS

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TV BURP GOES TO CARTOON NETWORK

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DON'T START - Recommissioned for a Second Series for BBC Radio 4

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DAVE GORMAN'S POWERPOINT PRESENTATION UK TOUR

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CHRIS ADDISON LIVE – AVAILABLE ON DVD FOR THE FIRST TIME ON THE 14th NOVEMBER

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AVALON - TELEVISION IN AUTUMN 2011

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GRUMPY GUIDE TO DRIVING Grumpy Guide to Driving is a brand new hour-long special for BBC TWO in which TV’s tetchiest talking heads reunite for their favourite pastime: criticising the latest modern irritations

SHOW & TELL - BRAND NEW SERIES FOR E4 FROM 15TH SEPTEMBER 2011

CHRIS ADDISON takes the helm of a brand new eight part comedy series for E4, which will celebrate the art of story telling and stand-up, while introducing some of the most exciting faces from a new generation of

LEE NELSON'S WELL GOOD SHOW RETURNS FOR A SECOND SERIES THIS AUGUST

“Mainstream success beckons. . . it’s ‘qualitee’” Grazia “As comic inventions go, Simon Brodkin’s south London council estate geezer Lee Nelson is up with the best.” Simon Horsford, The Daily

THE GRUMPY GUIDE TO FOOD

From 70s retro dishes to diets, takeaways and ready meals, TV’s tetchiest celebrities unleash their fury in The Grumpy Guide to Food. Everyone seems obsessed about what they’re eating - whether they are

RUSSELL KANE'S WHISTLE STOP TOUR STARTS 6TH AUGUST ON BBC RADIO 2 AT 10PM

Foster’s Edinburgh Comedy Award and Barry Award winner RUSSELL KANE will be scouring the country to find the cream of the comedy crop and sending them to seaside towns around Britain to entertain and celebrate the

BEST OF SERIES ONE: JOHN OLIVER'S NEW YORK STAND-UP SHOW

“The most consistently funny correspondent on “The Daily Show with Jon Stewart.” The New York Times Join Emmy Award winning JOHN OLIVER, the resident British roving correspondent on the internationally

EDINBURGH 2011: TOM DEACON - 'CAN I BE HONEST?'

Radio 1 DJ TOM DEACON, whose stand up has featured on The Rob Brydon Show for BBC Two, Dave’s One Night Stand for channel Dave and Edinburgh and Beyond for Comedy Central returns to Edinburgh with a brand new

EDINBURGH 2011: STEVE HALL - 'STEVE HALL'S VERY STILL LIFE'

Edinburgh Comedy Award Nominee STEVE HALL returns to the Fringe with Steve Hall’s Very Still Life. It’s a festival that has treated him well: he was part of five critically acclaimed shows, four with WE ARE

EDINBURGH 2011: RUSSELL KANE - 'MANSCAPING'

Foster’s Edinburgh Comedy Award Winner 2010 RUSSELL KANE returns to the Fringe with his brand new show Manscaping. He will mercilessly explore the ridiculous state of masculinity in the modern world. He shaves

EDINBURGH 2011: ROISIN CONATY - 'DESTINY'S DICKHEAD'

Foster’s Edinburgh Comedy Award Best Newcomer Winner 2010 ROISIN CONATY Russell Howard’s Good News (BBC Three), Victoria Wood’s Angina Monologues (Sky 1) and Dave’s One Night Stand (Dave) returns to

EDINBURGH 2011: ROB DEERING - 'THE ROB DEERING EXPERIENCE' & 'BEAT THIS'

This summer, ROB DEERING (Comedy Rocks with Jason Manford (ITV1), Sing If You Can (ITV1) and Celebrity Total Wipeout (BBC One)) returns to the festival with his first one-man show since 2008. The Rob Deering

EDINBURGH 2011: RICHARD HERRING - 'WHAT IS LOVE, ANYWAY?'

“What is l-uh-uh-uh-uh-uh-uh-uh-uhve anyway? Does anybody love anybody anyway?” So asked the insane, Welsh, poet-philosopher, Howard Jones in 1983, but in the intervening 28 years no one has dared to answer his

EDINBURGH 2011: RAY PEACOCK & ED GAMBLE - 'PEACOCK & GAMBLE PODCAST LIVE'

Oh, here comes trouble. RAY PEACOCK and ED GAMBLE are bringing their Chortle Award Nominated Peacock & Gamble Podcast Live to the Edinburgh Festival Fringe for just four live shows - it’s like listening to

EDINBURGH 2011: RAY PEACOCK & ED GAMBLE - 'EMERGENCY BROADCAST'

This year RAY PEACOCK and ED GAMBLE make their long anticipated Fringe debut as a double act. After building a large and dedicated fan base with Chortle Award Nominated Peacock & Gamble Podcast and BBC

EDINBURGH 2011: NAZ OSMANOGLU - '1000 PER CENT AWESOME'

Winner of the Amused Moose Laugh-Off (2009) competition and star of acclaimed sketch group WitTank, NAZ OSMANOGLU heads to the Edinburgh Festival Fringe with his debut solo show, 1000% Awesome. NAZ is 1000%

EDINBURGH 2011: MATT FORDE - 'DISHONOURABLE MEMBER'

MATT FORDE brings his first solo show to the Edinburgh Festival Fringe with Dishonorable Member - a light hearted mixture of silly stories and political opinion. A former political adviser for the Labour Party

EDINBURGH 2011: KRISTEN SCHAAL & KURT BRAUNOHLER - 'HOT TUB WITH KURT AND KRISTEN'

KRISTEN SCHAAL, (HBO’s Flight of the Conchords and FOX’s Bob’s Burgers) and KURT BRAUNOHLER (Best Male Comedian Excellence in Comedy NY award) bring their award-winning variety show Hot Tub with Kurt and

EDINBURGH 2011: JIMMY MCGHIE - 'ARTIFICIAL INTELLIGENCE'

This summer, JIMMY McGHIE Russell Howard's Good News, (BBC Three) returns to the festival after two critically acclaimed years with more thoughtful, character-rich, anecdotal stand-up in his new solo show,

EDINBURGH 2011: HARI KONDABOLU, IAIN STIRLING, PAUL CURRIE & PHIL WANG - 'COMEDY ZONE'

The Fringe’s longest running and most prestigious stand-up showcase is back for its 21st consecutive year with four of the freshest talents on the circuit. Recognised as the place to catch the best new

EDINBURGH 2011: GARETH RICHARDS - ' IT'S NOT THE END OF THE WORLD '

Foster’s Edinburgh Comedy Award Best Newcomer nominee 2010, writer of 2010’s Dave’s 10th Funniest Joke of the Fringe Award and former co-host of this year’s Sony Gold Award winning Frank Skinner’s

EDINBURGH 2011: EMILY WATSON HOWES - 'SEMINAR'

EMILY WATSON HOWES The Umbrella Birds, The Ladies (BBC Radio 4) returns to Edinburgh with her debut solo show Seminar, a comedy on the edge of sanity, part satire of the stress management industry and part serenade

EDINBURGH 2011: EMILY WATSON HOWES - 'THE BABY DIARY'

This summer, EMILY WATSON HOWES (The Umbrella Birds, BBC Radio 4’s The Ladies) brings her latest comedy play The Baby Diary to the Edinburgh Festival Fringe. EMILY is known for being a talented writer, theatre

EDINBURGH 2011: DAVE GORMAN - ' DAVE GORMAN'S POWERPOINT PRESENTATION '

DAVE GORMAN returns to the Edinburgh Festival Fringe after eight years with his brand new live show, Dave Gorman’s Powerpoint Presentation. This time he is part of a double act. . . with a projector screen. And

EDINBURGH 2011: DAN ANTOPOLSKI, NAT LUURTSEMA, TOM CRANE - 'JIGSAW'

JIGSAW A smart, stupid sketch show from three of the Fringe’s most inventive comedians. DAN ANTOPOLSKI (Triple Perrier Award Nominee, BBC New Comedy Award Winner and Dave’s Funniest Joke of the Fringe Award

EDINBURGH 2011: CHRIS RAMSEY - 'OFFERMATION'

Following the sell out success of his 2010 debut solo show Aggrophobic award-winning comedian CHRIS RAMSEY returns to The Edinburgh Festival Fringe with his brand new stand up show - Offermation. Since his first

EDINBURGH 2011: ALEX HORNE - 'TASKMASTER II'

Following the unexpected success of last year’s shambles, ALEX HORNE presents the second Taskmaster Showdown at this year’s Edinburgh Festival Fringe. In the summer of 2009 ALEX appointed himself the

EDINBURGH 2011: ALEX HORNE - 'SEVEN YEARS IN THE BATHROOM'

The ultimate stat-based fun-packed thought-provoking experimental-and-sometimes-stupid hour-long comedy show. ALEX HORNE presents Seven Years in a Bathroom at the 2011 Edinburgh Festival Fringe. ALEX HORNE has

EDINBURGH 2011: AL MURRAY - 'COMPETE FOR THE MEAT' & 'COMPETE FOR THE MEAT LATE NIGHT'

It’s back! AL MURRAY brings his critically acclaimed 2010 Edinburgh Festival Fringe, Compete for the Meat, back to the punters with not one, but two new quiz shows. . . only this year there’s a festive

EDINBURGH 2011: AHIR SHAH - 'ASTROLOGY'

AHIR SHAH brings his debut solo stand-up show, Astrology, to this year’s Edinburgh Fringe Festival. As a performer AHIR has appeared in Channel 4‘s Campus and on BBC Two’s Newsnight and as a writer acted as a

NOT GOING OUT - GOING TO JAPAN

It was announced today (Friday 1st July) that BBC ONE ratings hit Not Going Out - the Royal Television Society and Rose D’Or winning sitcom written by BAFTA Award-winning comedian LEE MACK - has been sold to

LEE NELSON'S WELL GOOD SHOW. SERIES 1 RELEASED ON DVD!

“Mainstream success beckons… it’s ‘qualitee’” Grazia “As comic inventions go, Simon Brodkin’s south London council estate geezer Lee Nelson is up with the best.” Simon Horsford, The Daily

JOE WILKINSON: MY MUM'S CALLED STELLA AND MY DAD'S CALLED BRIAN AUTUMN 2011 TOUR ANNOUNCED

JOE WILKINSON, star of BBC Three hit comedy Him and Her, is set to embark on brand new stand-up tour; My Mum’s Called Stella and My Dad’s Called Brian. Debuting at this year’s Edinburgh Festival Fringe in

CRAIG CAMPBELL: STAND-UP TOUR EXTENDED INTO WINTER 2011

Internationally acclaimed stand-up CRAIG CAMPBELL has extended his first solo national tour Craig Campbell Live by 40 further dates bringing the total number of shows to 94. CRAIG will now perform to audiences in

THREE MEN GO TO VENICE

An Englishman, an Irishman and a Welshman are taking part in a Gondola race…RORY McGRATH, DARA O’BRIAIN and GRIFF RHYS-JONES have reunited once again for BBC TWO where they will be heading abroad in Three Men go

AVALON'S EDINBURGH FESTIVAL FRINGE LINE-UP 2011

Avalon is heading to Edinburgh 2011 with a host of award-winning comics, including two Foster’s Comedy Award winners and six Foster’s / Perrier Comedy Award Nominees, for the 23rd Festival Fringe this

DAVE GORMAN'S POWERPOINT PRESENTATION

It was announced today (Wednesday 11th May 2011) that DAVE GORMAN will tour a brand new live show, Dave Gorman’s Powerpoint Presentation from September 2011. This time he is part of a double act…. with a

BBC ORDERS UP TWO MORE SERIES OF HIT COMEDY NOT GOING OUT FROM AVALON TELEVISION

DANNY COHEN, Controller of BBC One and CHERYL TAYLOR, BBC Controller of Comedy Commissioning have commissioned a further two series of the British Comedy Award nominated, RTS and Rose D’Or winning sitcom, Not

RUSSELL HOWARD: RIGHT HERE, RIGHT NOW - ARENA TOUR EXTENDED BY A FURTHER 6 DATES

It was announced today (3rd May, 2011) that RUSSELL HOWARD’S sell-out nationwide arena tour Right Here, Right Now has been extended by a further six dates in Cardiff, Birmingham, Manchester, Aberdeen, Glasgow and

MR BLUE SKY Brand new comedy series for BBC Radio 4 from 16th May 2011

Meet Harvey Easter, a forty-something, sweet-natured, pathological optimist who works as an Assistant Sales Manager at an ailing piano shop, forever battling against a cruel world. Harvey (MARK BENTON Silent

AL MURRAY’S COMPETE FOR THE MEAT - NEW FOR DAVE FROM THE 19th MAY 2011 AT 9pm

New for Dave, multi-award winning, AL MURRAY - THE PUB LANDORD is back with a brand new eight part TV quiz show Al Murray’s Compete for the Meat. Filmed in front of a live studio audience, the series will see The

CHRIS ADDISON - THE TIME IS NOW, AGAIN - NEW STAND-UP TOUR ANNOUNCED FOR 2011

It was announced today (5th April 2011) that CHRIS ADDISON, star of BAFTA-winning comedy The Thick Of It, Oscar nominated feature film In The Loop and Mock the Week regular (BBC TWO), is set to embark on a brand new

THE GRUMPY GUIDE TO WORK

The Grumpy Guide To... returns to BBC2 on Sunday 27th March with a fresh gaggle of Grumpies venting their spleen on the most unpleasant yet inescapable aspect of daily life: work. Whether it’s looking for work,

LIVING WITH MOTHER - Brand new series for BBC Radio 4 from 6th April 2011

Living with Mother is a brand new four-part comedy series for Radio 4 which opens a bittersweet window onto the world of men, over 30, who still live with their mothers. Written by ALEXANDER KIRK and performed by a

EDINBURGH COMEDY AWARD WINNER RUSSELL KANE ANNOUNCES BRAND NEW TOUR

Edinburgh Comedy Award winner and Let’s Dance for Comic Relief finalist RUSSELL KANE has announced a brand new tour for 2011. Manscaping will see the Comedy Rocks regular and ITV2 I’m A Celebrity, Get Me Out Of

LEE NELSON LIVE

LEE NELSON, star of BBC Three’s breakout hit comedy series Lee Nelson’s Well Good Show, is set to embark on a 42-date national stand-up tour following the success of his critically acclaimed sell-out UK debut

RUSSELL HOWARD'S GOOD NEWS RETURNS TO BBC THREE ON 24 MARCH

Fresh from performing to over 160,000 fans on his sell-out UK arena tour, Right Here, Right Now, RUSSELL HOWARD returns to BBC Three for a brand-new series of Russell Howard's Good News this March. Russell Howard's

Dave Commissions Avalon Television To Create New Pub Quiz Show With Al Murray

London, 28 February 2011 - Dave, the home of witty banter, has commissioned Avalon Television to bring Al Murray’s sell-out Edinburgh Festival Show (2010), Al Murray’s Compete for the Meat, to the award-winning

SALES OF LIBERTY BELL’S “THE LAKES ON A PLATE” SERVED UP IN CANADA AND NEW ZEALAND

It was announced today (2 February 2011) that The Lakes On A Plate - the brand new factual entertainment series from Liberty Bell, the award winning producers of Channel 4 ratings hit Willie’s Wonky Chocolate

FRANK SKINNER’S OPINIONATED RETURNS TO BBC TWO SPRING 2011

Multi-award-winning stand-up comedian FRANK SKINNER returns for a second series of the critically acclaimed topical comedy show, Frank Skinner’s Opinionated. Immediately recommissioned by the BBC for two further

RUSSELL HOWARD RIGHT HERE, RIGHT NOW ARENA TOUR - TWICE EXTENDED

It was announced today (Wednesday 19th January) that, due to exceptional public demand, RUSSELL HOWARD will extend his 2011 arena tour, Right Here, Right Now further by performing two extra dates at London’s

AL MURRAY, THE PUB LANDLORD EXTENDS 'BARREL OF FUN' INTO SPRING 2011

Following the success of his 2010 tour, AL MURRAY, THE PUB LANDLORD is to extend Barrel of Fun into spring 2011. From 17th April Barrel of Fun Extra: Classic Hits and New Bits will see THE GUV once again turn his

SERIES FOUR OF LEE MACK'S MULTI-AWARD-WINNING 'NOT GOING OUT' RELEASED ON DVD, HOTLY FOLLOWING ITS RECORD RATINGS SUCCESS

Series four of LEE MACK’S multi-award-winning Not Going Out - the BBC ONE sitcom which made a hugely anticipated return this January with a record audience of 4.8 million viewers, 1.5million above the last series

NOT GOING OUT ‘GOES OUT’ IN SCANDINAVIA

It was announced today (10 January 2011) that multi-award winning BBC One sitcom Not Going Out has been bought by Finland’s TV4 Komedia and will be broadcast in a primetime slot by the recently launched channel.

BBC ONE’S RATINGS HIT ‘HEIR HUNTERS’ SOLD TO AUSTRALIA’S FOXTEL HISTORY CHANNEL

It was announced today (5th January 2011) that Flame TV’s BBC ONE ratings winner Heir Hunters has been sold to Foxtel’s History Channel in Australia. The deal, brokered by Avalon Distribution, hotly follows the

CRAIG CAMPBELL EMBARKS ON DEBUT UK TOUR

Internationally acclaimed stand-up CRAIG CAMPBELL - currently supporting FRANKIE BOYLE on his record breaking 120-date tour and recently seen on Michael McIntyre’s Comedy Roadshow (BBC One) and Russell Howard’s

GREG DAVIES - STAND-UP TOUR EXTENDED INTO SPRING 2011

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STEVE WILLIAMS: STAND UP STORYTELLER MAN

STEVE WILLIAMS, core writer and performer on BBC Three’s most successful studio entertainment show Russell Howard’s Good News (the most requested BBC Three show on iPlayer whilst on air) - embark’s on his

RUSSELL HOWARD DINGLEDODIES - MAKES TV DEBUTS ON BBC

RUSSELL HOWARD’s critically-acclaimed stand up show Dingledodies is to be shown on the BBC for the first time. Recorded during the Good News star’s twice extended 2009 tour, including three gigs at London’s

THAT SUNDAY NIGHT SHOW - New to ITV for January 2011

New for Sunday evenings on ITV1 - That Sunday Night Show. With thousands of newspapers, magazines, websites, blogs and tweets, this brand new entertainment series will see ADRIAN CHILES, joined by three top-draw

LEE MACK'S NOT GOING OUT RETURNS TO BBC1: BRAND NEW SERIES STARTS JANUARY (WEEK 1)

This New Year, LEE MACK’S multi-award-winning sitcom Not Going Out returns to BBC ONE for its much-anticipated fourth series. Back with a six-part primetime run, the Rose D’Or and Royal Television Award winning

RUSSELL HOWARD'S GOOD NEWS - RETURN FOR TWO MORE SERIES

It was announced today (7th December 2010) that Russell Howard’s Good News, BBC Three’s most successful entertainment show, will return twice in 2011 with Series 4 in the Spring and Series 5 following in the

RICHARD HERRING - CHRIST ON A BIKE THE SECOND COMING

Jesus Christ - Son of God! Saviour of mankind! Superstar! RICHARD HERRING - Son of Keith, a retired headmaster! Once saved a spider that had become trapped in his bath, only crushing three of its legs in the

STAND-UP TOUR RESCHEDULED FOLLOWING I’M A CELEBRITY GET ME OUT OF HERE!

NEW DATES FROM 08 JANUARY TO 18 JUNE 2011 Whilst continuing to amuse the nation in the I’m a Celebrity Get Me Out of Here! jungle - the old dog is clearly toughening up; fearlessly taking on bushtucker trials,

DAVID BADDIEL - DIRECTORIAL DEBUT - THE NORRIS MCWHIRTER CHRONICLES

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THREE MEN GO TO SCOTLAND

RORY McGRATH, DARA O’BRIAIN and GRIFF RHYS-JONES have reunited and will return to BBC TWO this Christmas on their fifth journey together, Three Men Go To Scotland. Having previously recreated the famous journey

ROISIN CONATY BRINGS HER AWARD-WINNING SHOW TO LONDON'S SOHO THEATRE

“A seriously talented young lady.” Time Out “A fast-paced, refreshing and exciting talent with an engaging and original world view.” Stephen Armstrong, The Sunday Times “Savvy and sassy, Conaty is

AL MURRAY’S GERMAN ADVENTURE – A TWO PART SERIES FOR BBC FOUR

In a brand new series for BBC FOUR, Al Murray’s German Adventure sees the award winning comic embark on a journey to discover the real Germany. In a breathtaking odyssey through one of the country’s coldest

RUSSELL HOWARD'S 2011 ARENA TOUR EXTENDED BY 7 DATES

It was announced today (Thursday 21st October) that, due to exceptional public demand, RUSSELL HOWARD will extend his spring 2011 arena tour, Right Here, Right Now. Having already sold-out at London’s O2 Arena

‘AL MURRAY, THE PUB LANDLORD – BARREL OF FUN LIVE’ RELEASED ON DVD

All hail to the ale! as Britain’s favourite publican returns with a brand new live DVD, available to own from 22nd November. Filled to the brim with the ultimate in bar-based logic, Barrel of Fun Live sees THE

DON'T HIT MY MUM

At least 750,000 children per year witness domestic violence at home. ALESHA DIXON witnessed her mother suffer domestic violence between the ages of eight and ten. She has never spoken about the experience until

LEE NELSON'S WELL GOOD SHOW SERIES ONE DVD - 29TH NOVEMBER

“Mainstream success beckons… it’s ‘qualitee’” Grazia “As comic inventions go, Simon Brodkin’s south London council estate geezer Lee Nelson is up with the best.” Simon Horsford, The Daily

LEE NELSON'S WELL GOOD TOUR

Fresh from starring in BBC Three’s breakout hit comedy series Lee Nelson’s Well Good Show, and his critically acclaimed sell-out run at the Edinburgh Fringe this summer, LEE NELSON is to embark on a 65-date

'DAVE GORMAN: STAND-UP. LIVE' DVD RELEASED

DAVE GORMAN - acclaimed storyteller, intrepid comedian and writer and star of BBC TWO’s Genius - brings his brand new live show to DVD on 18th October 2010. Recorded at the prestigious Bloomsbury Theatre during

RUSSELL HOWARD'S GOOD NEWS SERIES ONE DVD

Series one of Russell Howard’s Good News, BBC Three’s most successful studio entertainment show - pulling in over 3 millions viewers per week and becoming the most requested BBC Three show on iPlayer whilst on

‘LEE MACK: GOING OUT’ DVD TO BE RELEASED ON 22ND NOVEMBER

BAFTA-winning stand-up LEE MACK, writer and star of BBC ONE’S multi-award winning primetime Friday night sitcom Not Going Out, and resident team captain on Would I Lie to You?, brings his critically-acclaimed

HARRY HILL'S FIRST EVER COMEDY ALBUM - FUNNY TIMES - RELEASED 22ND NOVEMBER

Multi BAFTA-winning comedian HARRY HILL will release his first ever album of comedy songs, Funny Times, on Island Records on 22nd November. Harking back to the great tradition of albums by comedy icons including

HARRY HILL'S TV BURP GOLD 3 DVD - OUT 1ST NOVEMBER 2010

Harry Hill’s TV Burp Gold 3 is a brand-new DVD packed full of the best bits from the multi BAFTA-winning TV Burp. Available to own from 1st November 2010, the disc features classic clips from the Burp archives,

BRAND NEW SERIES: RUSSELL HOWARD'S GOOD NEWS

RUSSELL HOWARD is back for a third series of Russell Howard’s Good News on BBC Three this autumn. The previous series was the channel’s most successful entertainment show pulling in over 3 million viewers a week

THE PUB LANDLORD’S GREAT BRITISH PUB QUIZ BOOK

This autumn Britain’s favourite publican, AL MURRAY - THE PUB LANDLORD, best-selling author of 'The Pub Landlord’s Book of British Common Sense' and 'Think Yourself British by Al Murray, The Pub Landlord'

ROB DEERING: THE ROB DEERING EXPERIENCE

ROB DEERING and his guitar - the finest double act working in Britain today - combine razor-sharp stand-up with incredible flights of musicianship to create The Rob Deering Experience. ROB and his guitar hit the

GREG DAVIES: FIRING CHEESEBALLS AT A DOG

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HARRY HILL'S TV BURP RETURNS TO ITV1 ON 9TH OCTOBER 2010

The four-time BAFTA winning Harry Hill’s TV Burp is back with a brand new series this autumn. HARRY will be back to business as usual, skewering all the funniest, quirkiest, and downright silliest clips from the

THE LAKES ON A PLATE TRANSMITS ON CHANNEL 4

Brand new daytime series The Lakes on a Plate will transmit on Channel 4 Daytime from Monday 13th September. The series, made by LIBERTY BELL, showcases a brand new television culinary talent PETER SIDWELL, who

DAN ANTOPOLSKI: TURN OF THE CENTURY

Who’s the comic with an ear for dialogue and a bod for sin? Damn right it’s triple Perrier Award nominee, Dave Award for Funniest Joke of the Fringe 2009 winner, and veteran Fringe sell-out DAN ANTOPOLSKI who

JENNY ECLAIR: OLD DOG NEW TRICKS

Proving that there’s life in the old dog, off JENNY ECLAIR goes again with a brand new stand-up show. Having dug up some fresh new comedy bones, the Perrier Award winner and self-appointed Grumpy Head Girl is

NOT GOING OUT SERIES 1 - 3 DVD BOX SET RELEASED

Series one to three of Not Going Out, the Royal Television Society and Golden Rose award-winning BBC sitcom, written by and starring LEE MACK, are to be released in a special edition box set. Packed full of the

NOT GOING OUT SERIES 3 DVD RELEASED

The acclaimed third series of Not Going Out, the Royal Television Society and Golden Rose award-winning BBC ONE sitcom written by and starring LEE MACK, is to be released on DVD by Universal Pictures Playback.

GRUMPY GUIDE TO SCHOOLDAYS

Grumpy Guide to Schooldays is a brand new, one hour special from the makers of Grumpy Old Men and Grumpy Old Women in which our class of Nineteen Sixty Irate cast their curmudgeonly minds back to the-far-from-best

RUSSELL KANE TO EMBARK ON NATIONAL TOUR OF HIS EDINBURGH COMEDY AWARD WINNING SHOW

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ISY SUTTIE: LOVE LOST IN THE BRITISH RETAIL INDUSTRY - DEBUT NATIONAL TOUR

ISY SUTTIE, the acclaimed stand-up and British Comedy Awards ‘Best Female Newcomer’ nominee - best known as Peep Show’s Dobby and as star of BBC TWO’s brand new sitcom Whites - is to embark on her first

ALUN COCHRANE - JOKES. LIFE. AND JOKES ABOUT LIFE

Direct from his Edinburgh Fringe run this summer, sharp-witted and down to earth stand-up comic ALUN COCHRANE (as seen on BBC ONE’s Michael McIntyre’s Comedy Roadshow, Channel 4’s 8 Out of 10 Cats and soon to

EDINBURGH 2010: CHRIS RAMSEY - 'AGGROPHOBIC'

The last year has seen CHRIS RAMSEY, star of last year’s Comedy Zone, support RUSSELL KANE and LEE MACK on tour, appear on Russell Howard’s Good News and sign-up to support AL MURRAY - THE PUB LANDLORD on his

EDINBURGH 2010: ROISIN CONATY - 'HERO, WARRIOR, FIREMAN, LIAR'

“A seriously talented young lady.” Time Out Earlier this year, ROISIN CONATY received an invite to give a talk to new graduates at her old convent school. After tiring herself with a dance of validation, she

EDINBURGH 2010: LEE NELSON'S 'WELL GOOD EDINBRA SHOW'

If u is readin this then u is an idiot coz u dont have to! If u is still reading this my name is Lee Nelson and Im a massive legend. I live in London and I done a TV show on BBC called Lee Nelson’s Well Good

EDINBURGH 2010: CHRIS ADDISON

CHRIS ADDISON, star of BBC TWO’s BAFTA winning comedy The Thick Of It and Oscar nominated film In The Loop, returns to the Edinburgh Festival Fringe for the first time since 2005’s Perrier Award nominated

THE GAMES THAT TIME FORGOT - 26th JULY ON BBC FOUR

ALEX HORNE, author, award-winning comedian, and co-star and co-creator (alongside TIM KEY and MARK WATSON) of BBC Four’s comedy quiz show We Need Answers, has taken a completely different journey for a brand new

HEIR HUNTERS SERIES 2 AND 3

This summer sees Series 2 and 3 of popular observational documentary series Heir Hunters return for the second time to BBC ONE for an eight week run from 12th July. The show follows the work of a number of

EDINBURGH 2010: NAT LUURTSEMA - 'IN MY HEAD I'M A HERO'

This summer sees Chortle Best Newcomer 2008 nominee NAT LUURTSEMA make her Edinburgh Festival Fringe solo show debut with In My Head I’m A Hero, a stand-up comedy show about yearning for crisis and being careful

EDINBURGH 2010: JIMMY McGHIE - 'THE ALL-POWERFUL WARRIOR WHO WITH HIS ENDURANCE AND INFLEXIBLE WILL TO WIN GOES FROM CONQUEST TO CONQUEST LEAVING FIRE IN HIS WAKE'

Following the critical success of his 2009 solo debut, The Northern Meeting, JIMMY McGHIE returns to the Festival with his second full-hour of confessional, character-filled stand-up. This year he explores his lack

EDINBURGH 2010: THE COMEDY ZONE

The Fringe’s longest running stand-up showcase is back for its 20th year with four of the freshest talents on the circuit. Recognised as the place to catch the best new stand-ups on the Fringe, The Comedy Zone

EDINBURGH 2010: RICHARD HERRING - 'AS IT OCCURS TO ME

Hold on to your cumpkins! One-off performance of the Sony Award nominated comedy podcast starring RICHARD HERRING. An hour of brand new stand up and sketches about the first two weeks of the Edinburgh Fringe,

EDINBURGH 2010: GARETH RICHARDS - 'STAND UP BETWEEN SONGS'

GARETH RICHARDS, regular on Frank Skinner’s Absolute Radio Show and star of 2009’s Comedy Zone, brings his debut solo show to the Edinburgh Festival. Performing stand-up between some poignant and genre-defying

EDINBURGH 2010: ALEX HORNE - 'TASKMASTER'

He’s not just a nice guy who does semi-educational comedy shows about mildly eccentric subjects. In his free time, ALEX HORNE is the Taskmaster. It all started last August when he was at home, looking after a

EDINBURGH 2010: ROB DEERING - 'ROB DEERING'S BEAT THIS'

Rob Deering’s Beat This, the cult comedy music quiz featuring a quartet of star guests, comes to the Edinburgh Festival Fringe for an exclusive six-night run. Fresh from London’s Leicester Square Theatre -

EDINBURGH 2010: GREG DAVIES - 'FIRING CHEESEBALLS AT A DOG'

GREG DAVIES, one-third of if.comeddie-nominated sketch troupe WE ARE KLANG and star of BAFTA-winning show The Inbetweeners, brings his first solo hour of stand-up to the Fringe with Firing Cheeseballs At A Dog. Can

EDINBURGH 2010: RICHARD HERRING - 'CHRIST ON A BIKE! THE SECOND COMING'

Jesus Christ - Son of God! Saviour of mankind! Superstar! RICHARD HERRING - Son of Keith, a retired headmaster! Once saved a spider that had become trapped in his bath, only crushing three of its legs in the

EDINBURGH 2010: LAURA SOLON - 'THE OWL OF STEVEN'

Following the critical success of last year’s sell-out show, Perrier Award winner LAURA SOLON returns to Edinburgh with The Owl Of Steven, a grown up adventure mystery story inspired by 8 year old Laura Solon’s

EDINBURGH 2010: SADIE HASLER - 'LADY BONES'

This summer, SADIE HASLER (Al Murray’s Multiple Personality Disorder, ITV1) makes her Edinburgh solo-show debut with an hour of darkly comic characters. Fresh from performing at the Melbourne Comedy Festival and

EDINBURGH 2010: DOMESTIC GODDI - 'WONDERLAND'

Back after sell-out shows in 2008 and 2009, Funny Women Finalists DOMESTIC GODDI return to the Edinburgh Festival Fringe with Wonderland. Get ready for a brand new sketch show from The Herald’s Pick of the Fringe

EDINBURGH 2010: DAN ANTOPOLSKI - 'TURN OF THE CENTURY'

Who’s the comic with an ear for dialogue and a bod for sin? Damn right it’s Triple Perrier Award Nominee, veteran Fringe sell-out and Winner of the 2009 Dave Award for Funniest Joke of the Fringe DAN ANTOPOLSKI

EDINBURGH 2010: ALEX HORNE - 'ODDS'

ALEX HORNE, award-winning comedian and star and co-creator (alongside TIM KEY and MARK WATSON) of BBC Four’s comedy quiz show We Need Answers, returns to Edinburgh with his brand new stand-up show, Odds.

EDINBURGH 2010: RUSSELL KANE - 'SMOKESCREENS & CASTLES'

After a critically acclaimed, sell-out 2009 Edinburgh run, triple Edinburgh Comedy Award nominee and I’m A Celebrity…Get Me Out of Here Now! presenter RUSSELL KANE returns with Smokescreens & Castles, a

LONG LIVE ALEX

ALEX HORNE EMBARKS ON QUEST TO BECOME THE WORLD’S OLDEST MAN This summer ALEX HORNE launches his record breaking attempt to become the world’s oldest man. Over the next few months, ALEX who is currently the

LEE NELSON'S WELL GOOD SHOW - BRAND NEW COMEDY SERIES STARTS ON BBC THREE, 10TH JUNE AT 10:30PM

This brand new comedy show for BBC THREE welcomes viewers into the world of the irrepressible LEE NELSON. Join always-loveable south-London tearaway LEE as he fronts Lee Nelson’s Well Good Show, getting in

BADDIEL & SKINNER REUNITE AS ABSOLUTE RADIO’S SUMMER VOICE OF FOOTBALL WITH A BRAND NEW SERIES OF THEIR SONY AWARD NOMINATED PODCASTS

BADDIEL & SKINNER are to reunite on Absolute Radio this summer, resuming their position as the unofficial voice of football, supported by Sony Ericsson, Official Mobile Handset of the 2010 FIFA World Cup™.

DON'T GET DONE GET DOM - BRAND NEW SERIES FROM 24TH MAY ON BBC1

DOMINIC LITTLEWOOD’S award-winning consumer show, Don’t Get Done Get Dom returns to BBC ONE (10 X 45mins) this spring for its fourth series. This time around DOM, Britain’s best loved people’s champion,

AVALON’S EDINBURGH FESTIVAL FRINGE LINE-UP 2010

Avalon is to launch a bill of award-winning comics, including two Perrier Award winners and five if.comedy/Perrier Award nominees, as it returns for its 22nd Festival Fringe this August. The full line-up features:

T-34 DOWNLOAD FESTIVAL

Comedian Al Murray (The Pub Landlord) will be swapping his bar stool for a drum stool when his band, T-34 appears at The Download Festival on Sunday 13th June at 6.00pm on The Red Bull Stage. Al said “I’ve

GRUMPY GUIDE TO THE EIGHTIES

Grumpy Guide To The Eighties is a brand new, one-hour special from the makers of Grumpy Old Men and Grumpy Old Women, in which a very-cross-section of Grumps (old and young…ish) wax irritable about the decade that

FRANK SKINNER'S OPINIONATED, STARTS 16TH APRIL 2010 ON BBC TWO

This spring, multi-award-winning stand-up comedian FRANK SKINNER returns to BBC TWO with a brand new topical comedy series, Frank Skinner’s Opinionated. Each week FRANK will be joined by two fellow comedians and,

KRISTEN SCHAAL & KURT BRAUNOHLER IN PENELOPE PRINCESS OF PETS - 19TH APRIL ON CHANNEL 4

Edinburgh Comedy Award nominees KRISTEN SCHAAL (star of BBC Four’s Flight of the Conchords and US Esquire’s ‘Funniest Woman on Television’) and KURT BRAUNOHLER are joined by The Mighty Boosh’s JULIAN

RUSSELL HOWARD: RIGHT HERE, RIGHT NOW - NEW ARENA TOUR FOR SPRING 2011

It was announced today (23rd March 2010) that RUSSELL HOWARD is to embark on a brand new arena tour, Right Here, Right Now, which will see the comic perform at some of the country’s biggest venues, including the

CHRIS ADDISON EXTENDS STAND UP TOUR INTO AUTUMN 2010 - 22 NEW DATES ADDED

CHRIS ADDISON, star of BBC TWO’s BAFTA winning comedy The Thick Of It who recently appeared alongside JAMES GANDOLFINI and PETER CAPALDI in ARMANDO IANNUCCI’S British Comedy Award winning In The Loop, has

AL MURRAY THE PUB LANDLORD: BRAND NEW TOUR ANNOUNCED

Multi award-winning AL MURRAY, THE PUB LANDLORD is back on the road this autumn to roll out his Barrel of Fun, a brand new stand-up tour for 2010. Following the success of last year’s three time extended

RUSSELL HOWARD'S GOOD NEWS RETURNS TO BBC THREE - FROM 25TH MARCH 2010

RUSSELL HOWARD returns to BBC Three this spring with a brand new series of Russell Howard’s Good News. The hit show’s debut run was the most requested BBC Three programme on iPlayer last year, and the

GRUMPY OLD WOMEN LIVE 2: CHIN UP BRITAIN - HIT SHOW TRANSFERS TO WEST END FOR EIGHT-WEEK RUN FROM APRIL 2010

“An evening of Olympic-class whingeing about the state of the world, the collapse of good manners and the general ineptitude of men … Some of the mediations on mortality and the fading of desire could almost

CHRIS ADDISON LIVE - BRAND NEW STAND UP TOUR FROM 5TH FEBRUARY 2010

CHRIS ADDISON, star of BBC TWO’s BAFTA winning comedy The Thick Of It who recently appeared alongside JAMES GANDOLFINI and PETER CAPALDI in ARMANDO IANNUCCI’S British Comedy Award winning In The Loop, is to

ALEX HORNE - AWARD WINNING COMIC AND STAR OF BBC FOUR'S WE NEED ANSWERS - EMBARKS ON BRAND NEW TOUR FROM 15TH JANUARY 2010

Award winning comedian and star and co-creator (alongside TIM KEY and MARK WATSON) of BBC Four’s comedy quiz show We Need Answers ALEX HORNE is to embark on a 35-date national tour from 15th January 2010.

DAVE GORMAN: SIT DOWN, PEDAL, PEDAL, STOP AND STAND UP TOUR EXTENDED INTO SPRING 2010

In 2009 DAVE GORMAN did two things at the same time. He set out to cycle between the four corners of the British mainland, from south to east to west to north - and, five years after he last toured the UK, do a gig

RICHARD HERRING: HITLER MOUSTACHE - HIT EDINBURGH SHOW ON TOUR FROM JANUARY 2010

In one of the most talked about sell-out shows of this year’s Edinburgh Festival Fringe, RICHARD HERRING - creator of previous hits Christ on a Bike, Talking Cock and last year’s critically acclaimed The

LEE MACK TOUR EXTENDED INTO AUTUMN 2010 - 70,000 EXTRA TICKETS NOW ON SALE

BAFTA-winning stand-up LEE MACK, writer and star of BBC ONE’S hugely popular primetime sitcom Not Going Out (Royal Television Society and Golden Rose award-winner), has extended his brand new stand-up tour due to

GRIFF RHYS JONES, DARA O'BRIAIN & RORY MCGRATH - THREE MEN GO TO IRELAND ON BBC TWO THIS CHRISTMAS

An Englishman, an Irishman, and a Welshman are on a ferry headed for Dublin… GRIFF RHYS JONES, DARA O’BRIAIN and RORY MCGRATH are back on BBC TWO this Christmas for the fourth voyage in their hit Three Men In A

TRIPLE EDINBURGH COMEDY AWARD NOMINEE AND 'I'M A CELEBRITY...' PRESENTER RUSSELL KANE TO TOUR FAKESPEARE

★★★★ The Sunday Times; ★★★★The List; ★★★★ Edinburgh Evening News; ★★★★ Fest; ★★★★ Three Weeks; ★★★★ Fringe Review; ★★★★ The National Student After a

GRUMPY GUIDE TO CHRISTMAS

Following the success of the long-running Grumpy Old Men and Grumpy Old Women series, a host of inveterate Grumps of both sexes (and varying ages) vent their collective spleen at the festive season this year in

AL MURRAY, THE PUB LANDLORD'S BEAUTIFUL BRITISH TOUR LIVE AT THE O2 OUT ON DVD 16TH NOVEMBER

Direct from THE GUV's largest lock-in, all hail to the ale this autumn as Al Murray - The Pub Landlord’s Beautiful British Tour Live at the O2 is released by ITV DVD on 16th November 2009. Recorded live this May

AWARD WINNING COMIC DAN ANTOPOLSKI EMBARKS ON FIRST NATIONAL TOUR

Direct from an award-winning Edinburgh run DAN ANTOPOLSKI, triple-Perrier Award nominee and winner of the Dave Award for the Funniest Joke of the Fringe 2009, is to embark on his first national tour. The star of

ANDY ZALTZMAN'S HISTORY OF THE THIRD MILLENNIUM, SERIES 1 OF 100

The undisputed, sporadically-acclaimed comedian ANDY ZALTZMAN (star of The Bugle podcast and Radio 4’s Political Animal) returns to BBC Radio 4 with his decade-by-decade comic analysis of the Third Millennium.

ALESHA DIXON: WHO’S YOUR DADDY?

You may know her as a singer, you may know her as a dancer, you may have seen her in the press, but Strictly Come Dancing’s latest addition to the judging panel, ALESHA DIXON, has taken a completely different

ONE STORY, SIX LIVES...MOUTH TO MOUTH - A NEW COMEDY DRAMA ON BBC THREE

Following the success of a one-off special, comedy-drama Mouth To Mouth returns to BBC THREE this November with a brand new six-part series of interwoven monologues. Set in noughties Britain, Mouth to Mouth deals

ADRIAN CHILES BRINGS THE WORLD CUP’S FUNNIEST MOMENTS TO DVD IN AN EXCLUSIVE EDITION OF MATCH OF THE DAY 2’S MUST SEE ROUND-UP ‘2 GOOD 2 BAD’

This Christmas ADRIAN CHILES presents the funniest moments in World Cup history in 2 Good 2 Bad - The World Cup, a feature length edition of Match of the Day 2’s must-see weekly round-up. ADRIAN, joined by former

HARRY HILL'S TV BURP GOLD 2 - DVD RELEASED 9TH NOVEMBER 2009

This autumn sees the release of Harry Hill’s TV Burp Gold 2, a new DVD packed with the most memorable clips, skits and quips from the archives of the four-time BAFTA-winning show. Following last year’s hugely

RUSSELL HOWARD TO HOST NEW TOPICAL SHOW ON BBC THREE

RUSSELL HOWARD is to make his BBC Three debut with a brand new topical show. Russell Howard’s Good News will be put together each week on the brink of transmission, so it’s impossible to call what news will

RICHARD HERRING – AS IT OCCURS TO ME

As It Occurs To Me is a revolutionary new ten-part weekly stand-up and sketch show written and performed by RICHARD HERRING which will only be available via internet download from iTunes and the British Comedy Guide

AVALON DISTRIBUTION SECURES ASIAN AND EUROPEAN SALES FOR MULTI-AWARD-WINNING SITCOM ‘NOT GOING OUT’

It was announced today (25th September 2009) that Avalon Distribution has sold LEE MACK’S Royal Television Society and Rose D’Or award-winning Not Going Out to Japan’s WOWOW and Sweden’s TV4. These most

PERRIER AWARD WINNER LAURA SOLON TO EMBARK ON NATIONAL TOUR

Direct from a totally sold out Edinburgh run, Perrier Award Winner LAURA SOLON (BBC ONE’s Ruddy Hell! It’s Harry and Paul, ITV1’s Al Murray’s Multiple Personality Disorder and Radio 4’s Talking and Not

HARRY HILL'S TV BURP RETURNS TO ITV1 - 10TH OCTOBER 2009

Harry Hill’s TV Burp returns this autumn, in a year that has seen HARRY add to his already impressive awards haul for the show, with another BAFTA Award and wins at both the British Comedy Awards and RTS

THINK YOURSELF BRITISH BY AL MURRAY, THE PUB LANDLORD - OUT 8TH OCTOBER

From the bestselling author of The Pub Landlord’s Book of British Common Sense comes Think Yourself British by Al Murray, The Pub Landlord. This autumn help yourself to Britain’s best ‘help yourself’ book

HARRY HILL'S TV BURP BOOK - OUT 8TH OCTOBER 2009

This autumn sees the release of the first ever Harry Hill’s TV Burp Book, packed with all-new jokes, puzzles, parodies, cartoons and games written exclusively for the book by the four-time BAFTA-winning comic.

RUSSELL HOWARD LIVE - DINGLEDODIES: NEW LIVE DVD RELEASED ON 9TH NOVEMBER 2009

RUSSELL HOWARD, star of BBC TWO’s Mock The Week, is to release his critically-acclaimed stand up show Dingledodies on DVD this autumn. Recorded during the twice extended tour which sold over 120,000 tickets

STORYVAULT.COM: NEW ORAL HISTORY SITE LAUNCHED TODAY BY FORMER ITV CHIEF EXECUTIVE

A CHANCE TO GIVE AN UNUSUAL GIFT TO SOMEONE YOU KNOW … IMMORTALITY How often have you heard a person speaking and thought "someone should record this before it's too late?” A new website launched today (8th

CHRIS ADDISON - NEW STAND UP TOUR ANNOUNCED FOR 2010

It was announced today (26th August 2009) that CHRIS ADDISON, star of BBC TWO’s BAFTA winning comedy The Thick Of It who recently appeared alongside JAMES GANDOLFINI and PETER CAPALDI in ARMANDO IANNUCCI’S hit

ALUN COCHRANE - BRAND NEW 30 DATE TOUR ANNOUNCED

2009 National Tour Sharp-witted stand-up comic ALUN COCHRANE, recognised for his recent TV appearances on Michael McIntyre’s Comedy Roadshow (BBC ONE) and his return as a panellist on popular satirical comedy

DAVE GORMAN: SIT DOWN, PEDAL, PEDAL, STOP AND STAND UP - NEW TOUR FROM 30TH AUGUST 2009

This year DAVE GORMAN decided to go back on the road. And when we say “on the road” we really mean it. Five years after he last toured the UK, August 30th 2009 sees him embarking on a truly unique stand-up

WE ARE KLANG - BBC THREE FROM 30TH JULY

Extremely clever at being stupid, if.comedy and Barry Award nominees We Are Klang are about to unleash their inimitable brand of buffoonery onto BBC Three. Filmed in front of a live studio audience, their new show

EDINBURGH 2009: 'HE'S JUST NOT THAT INTO YOU' AUTHOR MAKES UK STAND-UP DEBUT AT THE EDINBURGH FESTIVAL FRINGE

GREG BEHRENDT - Sex and the City writer and New York Times bestselling co-author of He’s Just Not That Into You - makes his UK debut at the Edinburgh Festival Fringe with Love, Sex, Pudding, Death. A prolific

MOCK THE WEEK STAR RUSSELL HOWARD ANNOUNCES UK ARENA TOUR

It was announced today (6th July 2009) that RUSSELL HOWARD is to embark on a 10-date UK-wide arena tour, Big Rooms & Belly Laughs, taking in some of the country’s biggest venues. The tour begins on 11th

COMEDY CENTRAL'S EDINBURGH & BEYOND RETURNS WITH NEW HOST RUSSELL HOWARD - FROM 25TH JULY 2009

RUSSELL HOWARD, star of BBC TWO’S Mock The Week, will be the brand new host of Edinburgh & Beyond, which returns for its fourth series this July. Taking the reigns from multi-award winning comedian AL MURRAY

EDINBURGH 2009: COLIN HOULT - 'CARNIVAL OF MONSTERS'

COLIN HOULT - acclaimed writer-performer who recently appeared in Al Murray’s Multiple Personality Disorder (ITV1), and Pete and Dud: Come Again (West End, The Venue / Leicester Square Theatre) - presents his

EDINBURGH 2009: TOM DEACON - 'INDECISIVE'

After last year’s debut in the prestigious Comedy Zone, star of BBC Switch (BBC TWO, BBC Radio 1 & online) TOM DEACON returns to the Edinburgh Festival Fringe with his first solo show Indecisive. Struggling

EDINBURGH 2009: JIMMY MCGHIE - 'JIMMY MCGHIE'S NORTHERN MEETING'

JIMMY McGHIE, BBC New Talent and Amused Moose Star Search finalist, embarks on his Edinburgh solo debut. Following on from the critical success of his 2008 split-bill show at the Gilded Balloon, he returns to the

EDINBURGH 2009: DAN ANTOPOLSKI - 'SILENT BUT DEADLY'

We’ve all been kids and some of us father them - if you trust the blood-test guy, he was smoking in a lab and his english was poor - but whatever. Wouldn’t it be amazing if someone who wasn’t a bell-end was

EDINBURGH 2009: SIMON BRODKIN - 'STILL NOT HIMSELF'

SIMON BRODKIN, acclaimed writer and performer on Al Murray’s Multiple Personality Disorder (ITV1), returns to the Edinburgh Festival Fringe with his brand new multi-character comedy show. Hold tight as the

EDINBURGH 2009: RUSSELL KANE - 'FAKESPEARE: THE TRAGICKAL SAVEINGS OF KING NIGEL'

“Thou art lazier than Columbo’s eye.” After last year’s acclaimed debut Edinburgh play, RUSSELL KANE’s Fakespeare is back with a brand new bawdy romp in blank verse. Following a hit three-day run at last

EDINBURGH 2009: THE COMEDY ZONE

The Edinburgh Festival Fringe’s longest running stand-up showcase is back for its 19th year. Recognised as the place to catch the best new stand-ups on the Fringe, it has helped launched the careers of DAVE

EDINBURGH 2009: LAURA SOLON - 'RABBIT FACED STORY SOUP'

Perrier Award winning comic LAURA SOLON is to return to Edinburgh with her first live show since her 2005 award winning debut. The acclaimed writer and performer of Talking and Not Talking (BBC Radio 4), Laura, Ben

EDINBURGH 2009: ANDREW COLLINS & RICHARD HERRING - 'COLLINGS AND HERRIN PODCAST LIVE!'

Since February 2008, esteemed broadcaster and star of I Love 1983* ANDREW COLLINS has been coming round to the house of scatological comedian, and ‘Percy the Shepherd’ from BBC ONE’s Servants, RICHARD HERRING

EDINBURGH 2009: RICHARD HERRING - 'HITLER MOUSTACHE'

For his 25th Fringe show, RICHARD HERRING - creator of the hit shows Christ on a Bike, Talking Cock and last year’s critically acclaimed The Headmaster’s Son - attempts to reclaim the Hitler ‘tache for

EDINBURGH 2009: ROSIE WILKINSON & HELEN O'BRIEN - 'DOMESTIC GODDI 2: HOW TO COPE'

Get the look… Get the Domestic Goddi look Back after 2008's hit show, BBC Comedy Award-winner HELEN O’BRIEN and Stage Award-nominee GENEVIEVE SWALLOW show us ‘How To Cope’ the Domestic Goddi way: with

EDINBURGH 2009: DAN ATKINSON - 'DEATH BY A THOUSAND PRICKS'

Following his two previous critically-acclaimed hit solo Edinburgh shows - the most recent of which quite creepily "foretold" the Credit Crunch - DAN ATKINSON has called his new show Death by a Thousand Pricks, and

EDINBURGH 2009: FERGUS CRAIG - 'STILL WATCHES NEIGHBOURS'

The title is spot on. FERGUS CRAIG - winner of the Hackney Empire New Act of the Year 2009 and star of Channel 4’s hit comedy Star Stories - does indeed still watch Neighbours. In 1988 Scott and Charlene’s

EDINBURGH 2009: KRISTEN SCHAAL & KURT BRAUNOHLER - 'DOUBLE DOWN HEARTS'

Star of HBO’s Flight of the Conchords KRISTEN SCHAAL and acclaimed US stand-up KURT BRAUNOHLER had an amazing time in Edinburgh last year. They had so much fun they couldn't wait to come back. But, they forgot

EDINBURGH 2009: THE UMBRELLA BIRDS - 'SKETCHES IN A SHOP CHANGING ROOM'

THE UMBRELLA BIRDS, stars of BBC Radio 4’s The Ladies, return to Edinburgh for a third year with Sketches in a Shop Changing Room. Following the success of their cult hits, WC and Gym, they are back - with a show

EDINBURGH 2009: DANIELLE WARD - 'LIES'

Mickey Dolenz’s mother invented the glue gun! Cats can’t hear vowels! Before Foreign Ministers meet David Miliband they are made to sign a document stating they will not try to touch his lovely hair! These are

EDINBURGH 2009: RUSSELL KANE - 'HUMAN DRESSAGE'

Following the sell-out success of 2008’s critically acclaimed hit Gaping Flaws, and hot on the heels of his acclaimed appearance on BBC1 ONE’s Live at the Apollo, double if.comedy Award nominee RUSSELL KANE is

FRANK SKINNER ON THE ROAD TO BE RELEASED IN PAPERBACK ON 6TH AUGUST 2009

There are plenty of comedian memoirs this year… The pick of the bunch is probably Frank Skinner on the Road, which distinguishes itself by being a) unusual, b) funny, and c) actually written by the person named on

DOUBLE IF.COMEDY AWARD NOMINEE RUSSELL KANE TO EMBARK ON HIS SECOND NATIONAL TOUR THIS YEAR

Following the critical success of his first national tour, double if.comedy Award-nominee RUSSELL KANE will return to the road for the second time this year with his brand new stand-up show Human Dressage. Known

PERRIER AWARD-WINNING LAURA SOLON TO BRING HER FIRST LIVE SHOW SINCE 2005 TO SOHO THEATRE, BETWEEN 6TH - 17TH OCT 2009

It was announced today (10 June 2009) that Perrier Award winning comic LAURA SOLON will have a two-week run at the Soho Theatre this autumn with her first live solo show since her 2005 award-winning debut. The

AVALON DISTRIBUTION SELLS TV BURP FORMAT TO SEVEN

It was announced today (Monday 1st June 2009) that Avalon Distribution have sold the four-time (three UK and one USA) BAFTA, the Royal Television Society and Comedy Award winning Harry Hill’s TV Burp format to

AVALON’S EDINBURGH FESTIVAL FRINGE LINE-UP 2009

Avalon is to launch a bill of award-winning comics, including three Perrier Award winners and three if.comedy/Perrier Award nominees, as it returns for its 21st Festival Fringe this August. The full line-up

GRUMPY OLD WOMEN LIVE 2: CHIN UP BRITAIN

Grumpy Old Women Live 2: Chin Up Britain, a brand new show from the creators of the touring theatre phenomenon Grumpy Old Women Live, is set to hit UK venues in 2009. The new show sees SUSIE BLAKE (Coronation

EDINBURGH 2009: FRANK SKINNER’S CREDIT CRUNCH CABARET HEADS TO THE EDINBURGH FESTIVAL FRINGE

Frank Skinner’s Credit Crunch Cabaret will take up residence in Edinburgh for the Festival Fringe. The hour-and-a-half show will run in the Assembly Rooms from the 14th to 30th August, with extra late shows

BBC THREE COMMISSIONS TOPICAL SHOW PILOT FROM MOCK THE WEEK STAR

It was announced today (08 May 2009) that BBC Three has commissioned Avalon Television to make a new pilot with one of the country's fastest rising comedians, RUSSELL HOWARD. The exciting new show for the if.comedy

LEE MACK - BRAND NEW 50 DATE TOUR ANNOUNCED

BAFTA-winning stand-up LEE MACK, writer and star of BBC ONE’S hugely popular primetime sitcom Not Going Out (Royal Television Society and Golden Rose award-winner), is to embark on a brand new stand-up tour making

FRANK SKINNER’S CREDIT CRUNCH CABARET EXTENDED FOR THIRD TIME

It was announced today (24 April 2009) that Frank Skinner’s Credit Crunch Cabaret has been extended for a third time. The show resumes its Monday residency at The Lyric Theatre with a 10-date autumn run starting

GRUMPY OLD WOMEN LIVE 2: CHIN UP BRITAIN – FULL AUTUMN 2009 TOUR

It was announced today (22nd April 2009) that brand new show Grumpy Old Women Live 2: Chin Up Britain will tour major UK theatre venues this autumn. The new show will see SUSIE BLAKE (Coronation Street, The

DAVE GORMAN: SIT DOWN, PEDAL, PEDAL, STOP AND STAND UP TOUR EXTENDED INTO 2010 - 50,000 EXTRA TICKETS ON SALE

In 2009, DAVE GORMAN decided to set off on a unique national tour. The intention: to cycle over 1500 miles across Britain in 33 days… with a gig each night. We suppose that explains the title. But demand for

AL MURRAY - THE PUB LANDLORD: TOUR EXTENDED INTO AUTUMN 2009 – 54,000 EXTRA TICKETS NOW ON SALE

Al Murray - The Pub Landlord’s Beautiful British Tour has been extended by an additional 29 dates - taking the national run to over 80 shows, totalling in excess of 220,000 tickets. This is the third time the tour

GROUCHY YOUNG MEN

From the makers of Grumpy Old Men and Grumpy Old Women, comes Grouchy Young Men, a brand new one-hour special that gives a younger generation of disgruntled gents the chance to let off some steam. Proving that

GRUMPY OLD WOMEN LIVE 2: CHIN UP BRITAIN

It was announced today (30th March 2008) that brand new show Grumpy Old Women Live 2: Chin Up Britain will see SUSIE BLAKE (Coronation Street, The Victoria Wood Show) and WENDI PETERS (Coronation Street, Bad Girls)

‘TIME GENTLEMEN PLEASE’ TO BE RELEASED ON ONE DVD

AL MURRAY’S classic sitcom, Time Gentleman Please, is to be released on DVD, giving fans the chance to revisit THE PUB LANDLORD’S first-ever television role. The entire collection, consisting of series one and

SERIES TWO OF THE AWARD WINNING ‘AL MURRAY’S HAPPY HOUR’ NOW AVAILABLE ON DVD

The second series of the British Comedy Award-winning Al Murray’s Happy Hour is to be released on DVD this spring. All hail to the ale as the critically acclaimed series, packed with top notch celebrity chat,

FIVE MORE SHOWS FOR FRANK SKINNER'S CREDIT CRUNCH CABARET AS RUN EXTENDED

“Tickets for Skinner's cabaret cost a tenner - which is hard to sneeze at, even in the chilly depths of this discontented winter. …Skinner is the ideal compere for this event: a comic everyman and a great

DAVE GORMAN: SIT DOWN, PEDAL, PEDAL, STOP AND STAND UP - NEW TOUR FROM 30TH AUGUST 2009

It was announced today (23rd February 2009) that DAVE GORMAN is going back on the road. And when we say “on the road” we really mean it. Five years after he last toured the UK he’s embarking on a truly unique

AL MURRAY'S MULTIPLE PERSONALITY DISORDER

Al Murray’s Multiple Personality Disorder is a brand new comedy sketch show written by and starring the multi-award winning creator of The Pub Landlord. The seven-part peak-time ITV1 series will introduce AL as a

NOT GOING OUT SERIES TWO RELEASED ON DVD

The acclaimed second series of LEE MACK’S Royal Television Society and Golden Rose award-winning sitcom, Not Going Out, is set to be released on DVD for the first time by Universal Pictures. Packed full of the

FRANK SKINNER’S CREDIT CRUNCH CABARET

It was announced today (23rd January 2009) that multi-award winning comedian, FRANK SKINNER, is to launch the Credit Crunch Cabaret, offering audiences the chance to see acclaimed comics, West End performers and

RICHARD HERRING - THE HEADMASTER'S SON NATIONAL TOUR

Following a sell-out run at the Edinburgh Festival Fringe, RICHARD HERRING is to tour his critically-acclaimed show The Headmaster’s Son during 2009. The 39-date tour begins with a two-week run at London’s The

NOT GOING OUT SERIES THREE

The Royal Television Society and Golden Rose award-winning Not Going Out, written by and starring LEE MACK, returns to BBC ONE this January. Back with an extended eight-part series, the sitcom follows the jokes,

ALEX HORNE BIRDWATCHING

Perrier Award nominee ALEX HORNE is to embark on a 32-date national tour from 1st February 2009. Birdwatching, which played to critical acclaim at the Edinburgh Fringe Festival, sees ALEX tackle a subject that

RUSSELL KANE - GAPING FLAWS NATIONAL TOUR 2009

Double if.comedy Award nominee and host of BBC Radio 2’s Out To Lunch RUSSELL KANE is to embark on his first national tour. Following the sell-out success of his critically acclaimed stand-up show Gaping Flaws -

HAT TRICK’S DIRECTOR OF SALES JOINS AVALON DISTRIBUTION

It was announced today (07 October 2008) that Director of Sales at Hat Trick International, ISOBEL HUGHES, will join Avalon as Director of Distribution. The current Head of Distribution, ROB ASLETT, will stay on as

"QUEEN OF DAYTIME" JOINS LIBERTY BELL

It was announced today (03 October 2008) that former Director of Daytime and Lifestyle Programming at ITV Productions, DIANNE NELMES, will join Liberty Bell as Managing Director. The current Managing Director,

‘TOUCH ME, I’M KAREN TAYLOR’ SOLD TO RTL

Avalon Television’s acclaimed sketch show Touch Me, I’m Karen Taylor is to be made for RTL, Germany’s biggest channel. The network immediately picked up an entire series after viewing a one-hour broadcast

HARRY HILL'S TV BURP SERIES 8

The multi-award winning Harry Hill’s TV Burp will return for an eighth extended series this autumn. This year has already seen the show scoop three BAFTA Awards (two UK and one US) pick up a Royal Television

RUSSELL HOWARD - DINGLEDODIES

RUSSELL HOWARD, star of BBC TWO’s Mock The Week, will return to venues across the UK this year as he embarks on a 60-date national tour with his new show, Dingledodies. The if.comedy and Barry Award nominee will

AL MURRAY - THE PUB LANDLORD'S BEAUTIFUL BRITISH TOUR

Multi award-winning AL MURRAY, THE PUB LANDLORD is to embark on a spring 2009 tour - making over 65,000 tickets available across 32-dates in the UK & Ireland. Following the critical success of hit primetime
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