The Edinburgh Fringe - A Guide For New Visitors

The Edinburgh Fringe - A Guide For New Visitors

29.07.2013
If you've read references to 'the Fringe' and 'Edinburgh Festival' but don't know much about the annual Scottish event to which these labels...
Edinburgh Festival: The Comedy Critics' Hot Tickets

Edinburgh Festival: The Comedy Critics' Hot Tickets

29.07.2013
Navigate your way through the comedy behemoth that is the Edinburgh Fringe Festival with our round-up of the critics' choices (so far)... The...
PICTURES: Partridge Premieres His 'Love Letter To Norwich'

PICTURES: Partridge Premieres His 'Love Letter To Norwich'

24.07.2013
Fictional DJ Alan Partridge told fans: "This film is my love letter to Norwich" as he premiered his new movie in his favourite city today. The...
Wossy Is Sticking Around

Wossy Is Sticking Around

22.07.2013
Jonathan Ross has signed a further deal with ITV to extend his chat show on the channel until the end of next year. The 52-year-old presenter...
WATCH: 10 Of Mel Smith's Greatest Sketches

WATCH: 10 Of Mel Smith's Greatest Sketches

Andrea Mann  22.07.2013
The British comedy world is mourning the loss of one of its greats, Mel Smith, who has died at the age of 60. As a comedian and actor,...
Frankie Boyle Live Tweets Hunger Strike

Frankie Boyle Live Tweets Hunger Strike

Sarah Dean  19.07.2013
Frankie Boyle has been live tweeting his hunger strike in solidarity with Guantánamo Bay prisoner Shaker Aamer, claiming it's starting...
WATCH: From 'Baywatch' To THIS

WATCH: From 'Baywatch' To THIS

4.07.2013
David Hasselhoff has come a long way since his lifeguard days in 'Baywatch'. In his latest commercial, the former 'Britain's Got Talent'...
PICTURE: Matilda's Cast Is All Grown Up

PICTURE: Matilda's Cast Is All Grown Up

3.07.2013
Nothing beats a cast reunion from one of your favourite childhood films. They hold the same excitement as a school reunion without the...
It's Ricky Gervais's Birthday, Which Is All The Excuse We Need..

It's Ricky Gervais's Birthday, Which Is All The Excuse We Need..

25.06.2013
Happy Birthday Ricky Gervais! Despite arriving in the world on the same day as a certain illustrious pop star, HuffPostUK has not forgotten...
Why Is One School Making Its Girls Take Comedy Lessons?

Why Is One School Making Its Girls Take Comedy Lessons?

25.06.2013
A school in London is trialling a rather unusual method of improving its female students' confidence.. giving them comedy lessons. Putney...
Sugababe Joins 'Masterchef'

Sugababe Joins 'Masterchef'

25.06.2013
Sugababe Heidi Range has signed up to wow viewers with her culinary skills as one of the famous faces attempting to impress John Torode...
Russell Brand Forced To Cancel Gigs In Middle East

Russell Brand Forced To Cancel Gigs In Middle East

20.06.2013
Russell Brand has cancelled several gigs in the Middle East after promoters said they could not guarantee his safety. The controversial...
WATCH: 'Anchorman 2' Trailer

WATCH: 'Anchorman 2' Trailer

19.06.2013
He's back! Ron Burgundy, that is. Yes, here's the first full trailer from the forthcoming 'Anchorman 2: The Legend Continues'. The sequel...
EXCLUSIVE: Watch The Bittersweet, Comedy Short Film 'Frank'

EXCLUSIVE: Watch The Bittersweet, Comedy Short Film 'Frank'

18.06.2013
It always warms the cockles of our heart when fine short films appear - especially when they're made by young British comedy talent. So...