Chris Rock To Tour The UK

Chris Rock To Tour The UK

5.09.2012
Rush Hour movie star Chris Tucker is coming to the UK to perform a short stand-up tour. The comic, who as a comic regularly featured on...
Iannucci Blasts US 'Buffoons' Behind 'Thick Of It' Remake

Iannucci Blasts US 'Buffoons' Behind 'Thick Of It' Remake

4.09.2012
The Thick Of It's creator Armando Iannucci has slammed the "buffoons" who remade his political satire in the US. The 48-year-old acted...
Autumn's Biggest Charity Comedy Gigs

Autumn's Biggest Charity Comedy Gigs

3.09.2012
Say what you like about stand-up comedians (and they do), but they're a charitable bunch. We've rounded up some of the finest UK comedy...
Channel 4 'Cutting Ties With Controversial Comic Boyle'

Channel 4 'Cutting Ties With Controversial Comic Boyle'

HuffPost Staff  31.08.2012
Frankie Boyle is unlikely to find work again at Channel 4, reports the Daily Mail. Channel 4 is believed to be unhappy with the controversial...
Edinburgh 2012: That Was The Fringe That Was

Edinburgh 2012: That Was The Fringe That Was

Andrea Mann  27.08.2012
It's ironic that in the year that the Edinburgh Festival Fringe introduced a Spoken Word category for the first time, its biggest comedy...
The Malcolm Hardee Award Winners Announced

The Malcolm Hardee Award Winners Announced

27.08.2012
Last night saw the madcap Malcolm Hardee Awards Show give out its gongs for 2012, the awards which aim to "represent the true anarchic...
Offensive Jokes? Don't Get Mad, Get Silly

Offensive Jokes? Don't Get Mad, Get Silly

26.08.2012
Viv Groskop: Offensive jokes? Don't get mad, get silly Comedy should be able to talk about whatever it wants to talk about, however inappropriate Have...
PHOTOS: Doctor Brown Wins Edinburgh's Biggest Comedy Award

PHOTOS: Doctor Brown Wins Edinburgh's Biggest Comedy Award

Andrea Mann  25.08.2012
The annual Foster's Edinburgh Comedy Awards rewarded physical comedy this year, with clown Doctor Brown winning the big prize - Best Comedy...
Edinburgh Fringe: Newcomer Aisling Bea Wins Coveted Award

Edinburgh Fringe: Newcomer Aisling Bea Wins Coveted Award

Andrea Mann  24.08.2012
The Foster's So You Think You're Funny? Award is the UK's most coveted award for new stand-up comedians, with previous winners including...
PHOTOS: Awards Fever Hits The Edinburgh Fringe

PHOTOS: Awards Fever Hits The Edinburgh Fringe

Andrea Mann  23.08.2012
The Foster's Comedy Awards shortlists were were revealed on Wednesday, and when the nominees gathered together on Thursday, there was a...
Foster's Comedy Awards: And The Nominees Are...

Foster's Comedy Awards: And The Nominees Are...

22.08.2012
She's won the Best Newcomer award, and been nominated for the Best Comedy Show award for the past two years running. So could this be the...

Stargazing: Edinburgh Fringe Heads Into Final Straight (PHOTOS)

Andrea Mann  22.08.2012
We're in Edinburgh for the final week of the Fringe, and we've never seen so many stars. And we don't just mean Tim Key in the Pleasance...
WATCH: It's Eclectic Method's Bill Murray Mash-Up!

WATCH: It's Eclectic Method's Bill Murray Mash-Up!

21.08.2012
Love Bill Murray? Of course you do! We're going out on a limb here, but we think you may also love Eclectic Method's new tribute mash-up,...
'Someone Once Did A S**t Inside Our Venue'

'Someone Once Did A S**t Inside Our Venue'

21.08.2012
Award-winning duo Max & Ivan are back at the Edinburgh Fringe with an epic narrative sketch comedy about a heist. Want to know more? You're...