British Comedy Awards: Winners And Pictures

British Comedy Awards: Winners And Pictures

12.12.2012
The 2012 British Comedy Awards took place in London on Wednesday night - and there were some surprise winners among the results. Julia...
Vic Reeves And Bob Mortimer To Receive Comedy Award

Vic Reeves And Bob Mortimer To Receive Comedy Award

12.12.2012
Vic Reeves and Bob Mortimer will be awarded The Writer's Guild of Great Britain Award at The British Comedy Awards later. Mortimer said:...
Stewart Lee: 'You Can't Win At Comedy'

Stewart Lee: 'You Can't Win At Comedy'

10.12.2012
Stewart Lee. There are few names which carry more significance in contemporary British comedy. Not only has Lee worked in the industry...
The Poke's 100 Funniest People On Twitter

The Poke's 100 Funniest People On Twitter

7.12.2012
So how did The Poke come up with the list of the 100 Funniest People on twitter 2012? a) We asked our 75,000 followers to nominate the...
LOOK: 50 Comedy Christmas Gift Ideas

LOOK: 50 Comedy Christmas Gift Ideas

5.12.2012
It's the time of year when newspaper supplements are full of Christmas shopping advertisements guides, such as 'Gifts For The Man In Your...
Twenty Twelve Vs The Thick of It At British Comedy Awards

Twenty Twelve Vs The Thick of It At British Comedy Awards

3.12.2012
The BBC's Olympics-based comedy series Twenty Twelve will take on the broadcaster's political satire The Thick of It in three categories...
Happy Birthday, Woody Allen! 50 Of His Greatest Lines

Happy Birthday, Woody Allen! 50 Of His Greatest Lines

Andrea Mann  30.11.2012
"My one regret in life is that I am not someone else," said Woody Allen. He also said - and wrote - many other marvellous things, of course....
Happy 50th Birthday, Jon Stewart!

Happy 50th Birthday, Jon Stewart!

Andrea Mann  28.11.2012
Jon Stewart - wit, commentator and host of 'The Daily Show' - turns 50 today. And so we think it's only right to celebrate one of America's...
You'll Never Guess Who!

You'll Never Guess Who!

Ashley Percival  28.11.2012
Fans of Miranda Hart's eponymous sitcom will remember that when she tried to improve her own style she was unwittingly mistaken for a man...
Who Is The Sexiest Man Alive?

Who Is The Sexiest Man Alive?

Jessica Elgot  27.11.2012
Oh, People's Daily! We've all done it. We've all done a double-take at a headline and then realised it's a spoof from fake news site 'The...
WATCH: 'I Give It A Year' - See The Trailer For New British Romcom

WATCH: 'I Give It A Year' - See The Trailer For New British Romcom

27.11.2012
What's that, you say? A new romantic comedy from Working Title? Written and directed by the man behind 'Borat' and 'Brüno', starring the...
Traffic Stops On London's Oxford St As Comedian Collared

Traffic Stops On London's Oxford St As Comedian Collared

21.11.2012
A comedian got more than he bargained for today when he was chased around a major store by a make-believe police officer. South London...
Chris O'Dowd To Star In Christopher Guest Mockumentary

Chris O'Dowd To Star In Christopher Guest Mockumentary

21.11.2012
As Nigel Tufnel, the raddled English rocker who wants his amp to go “one louder”, Christopher Guest secured his place in Hollywood...
WATCH: Alan Partridge Wades Into Leveson Debate

WATCH: Alan Partridge Wades Into Leveson Debate

20.11.2012
Hoorah! Or rather: Aha! Alan Partridge has returned to our (internet) screens to proffer his opinion on the Leveson Inquiry. Specifically:...