Comic Relief

We Should Do Everything We Can To Help Those Affected By Malaria

Fleur de Force | Posted 04.05.2017 | UK
Fleur de Force

You'd be forgiven for thinking that losing all of your clothes and make-up on an overseas trip would be one of the most unfortunate things that could ...

Susanna Reid 'Turned Down' Cameo In 'Love Actually' Sequel Due To Piers Morgan Joke

The Huffington Post | Daniel Welsh | Posted 31.03.2017 | UK Entertainment

Susanna Reid turned down a role in the recent ‘Love Actually’ follow-up, as it contained a less than favourable joke about her ‘Good Morning Bri...

A Surprising Amount Of Ofcom Complaints Were Made About Friday's Comic Relief Telethon

The Huffington Post | Rachel McGrath | Posted 28.03.2017 | UK Entertainment

More than 150 viewers complained to Ofcom after Friday’s (24 March) Red Nose Day telethon, it has been revealed. The show featured a host of famous...

'The Chase' Stars Prove They're Unbeatable Once Again As They Win 'Let's Sing And Dance For Comic Relief'

The Huffington Post | Ashley Percival | Posted 26.03.2017 | UK Entertainment

The stars of ‘The Chase’ have once again proved they are a forced to be reckoned with, after winning ‘Let’s Since And Dance For Comic Relief...

Ed Sheeran Forgets His Lyrics In Live Comic Relief Blunder

The Huffington Post | Ashley Percival | Posted 25.03.2017 | UK Entertainment

As arguably the biggest pop star in the UK right now, Ed Sheeran was one of a handful of singers invited to perform on Red Nose Day on Friday (24 Marc...

Watch James Corden In His Element During Take That's 'Carpool Karaoke' Special

The Huffington Post | Ashley Percival | Posted 25.03.2017 | UK Entertainment

As a huge Take That fan, James Corden was in his element as the band hitched a lift with him for a very special edition of ‘Carpool Karaoke’. Gar...

A Full Breakdown Of What The 'Love Actually' Red Nose Day Special Revealed

The Huffington Post | Ashley Percival | Posted 25.03.2017 | UK Entertainment

After much hype and anticipation, the Red Nose Day special of ‘Love Actually’ aired as part of Comic Relief on Friday (24 March) night. Picking up...

The Sight Of Piers Morgan Gagged And In A Rival Football Team's Kit Will Bring You Tremendous Joy

The Huffington Post | Ashley Percival | Posted 24.03.2017 | UK Entertainment

You may notice Twitter is a nicer, more harmonious place today, and that might have something to do with the fact Piers Morgan is currently not allowe...

Here's Everything We Can Tell You About This Year's Red Nose Day

The Huffington Post | Ashley Percival | Posted 24.03.2017 | UK Entertainment

We can barely believe it has been two years since the last Red Nose Day, but sure enough Comic Relief’s biennial fundraiser is here again. And there...

The 'Love Actually' Sequel Trailer Is *Finally* Here!

The Huffington Post | Rachel McGrath | Posted 23.03.2017 | UK Entertainment

‘Love Actually’ fans have been give a sneak peek at the cast’s reunion, ahead of the ‘Red Nose Day Actually’ short film which will air on Fr...

Piers Morgan Is Doing A Sponsored Silence And It Is Just What The World Needs Right Now

The Huffington Post | Ashley Percival | Posted 22.03.2017 | UK Entertainment

Susanna Reid was hailed a national hero when she gagged Piers Morgan for during appearance at the NTAs earlier this year, but now we all have the chan...

'La La Land' Is Getting The Ed Balls Treatment For Comic Relief

The Huffington Post | Ashley Percival | Posted 22.03.2017 | UK Entertainment

‘La La Land’ is getting the Ed Balls treatment, as the ‘Strictly’ star dusts off his dancing shoes for Comic Relief. The former Labour MP, wh...

BBC Addresses Backlash After LGBT+ Lyrics Are Cut From 'One Show' Stars' Lady Gaga Performance

The Huffington Post | Daniel Welsh | Posted 20.03.2017 | UK Entertainment

The BBC has responded to a controversy that erupted after the most recent instalment of ‘Let’s Sing And Dance For Comic Relief’, during which ly...

When Massive Dad Met Comic Relief

Stevie Martin | Posted 17.03.2017 | UK Comedy
Stevie Martin

When Johnny Depp appeared in the Vicar of Dibley. When Ricky Gervais did that spoof African appeal sketch. French and Saunders doing the Harry Potter rip off, where Dawn French played Hagrid who couldn't quite see Jennifer Saunders' Harry over her own boobs.

Jeremy Kyle To Be A Guest On His Own Show For Comic Relief Red Nose Day Special

The Huffington Post | Rachel McGrath | Posted 14.03.2017 | UK Entertainment

‘The Jeremy Kyle Show’ is going to get the Comic Relief treatment later this month, when its host becomes a guest on the programme. The BBC has r...

'Love Actually 2' Teaser Clip Sees Andrew Lincoln And His Infamous Placards Return

The Huffington Post | Rachel McGrath | Posted 14.03.2017 | UK Entertainment

The first trailer for the upcoming ‘Love Actually 2’ short film has been revealed, and features the return of Andrew Lincoln and his infamous plac...

These Former Pop Idols Performed In Drag As Girls Aloud For Comic Relief And It Was All Kinds Of Amazing

The Huffington Post | Matt Bagwell | Posted 12.03.2017 | UK Entertainment

Little Mix have some (ahem) competition on their hands by the looks of things, after a new ‘girl’ group made their TV debut on ‘Let’s Sing And...

It's The Chasers Like You've Never Seen Them Before As They Bust A Move For Comic Relief

The Huffington Post | Ashley Percival | Posted 10.03.2017 | UK Entertainment

From the moment we heard The Chasers had signed up to appear on ‘Let’s Sing And Dance For Comic Relief’, we knew we were in for a treat. And if ...

‘Love Actually’ Sequel Photos Reveal Who Keira Knightley’s Character Chose

The Huffington Post | Rachel McGrath | Posted 09.03.2017 | UK Entertainment

Another picture from the set of the ‘Love Actually’ follow-up has been released, and it reveals who Keira Knightley’s character chose to be with...

These Photos Of Hugh Grant On The 'Love Actually' Set Will Get You Seriously Excited For The Sequel

The Huffington Post | Rachel McGrath | Posted 06.03.2017 | UK Entertainment

‘Love Actually’ fans have been given their first glimpse at Hugh Grant reprising his role as the Prime Minister, ahead of the hotly-anticipated fo...

Matt Edmondson's Performance As Nicki Minaj Needs To Be Seen To Be Believed

The Huffington Post | Rachel McGrath | Posted 05.03.2017 | UK Entertainment

‘Let’s Sing and Dance For Comic Relief’ kicked off on Saturday (4 March) night, and while we maybe wouldn’t say it did so in style, there was ...

Paul O'Grady Pulls Out Of New BBC Show Judging Role For Mystery Reason

The Huffington Post | Rachel McGrath | Posted 04.03.2017 | UK Entertainment

Paul O’Grady will not be a judge on Saturday (4 March) night’s episode of ‘Let’s Sing And Dance For Comic Relief’, it has been confirmed. T...

Sport Is A Powerful Vehicle For Change

Sue Wicks | Posted 02.10.2016 | UK Sport
Sue Wicks

After watching the Olympics from Rio, I wonder how many of us will decide to pull on a pair of trainers, pick up a tennis racket or put on a swimming costume? We know it's unlikely we will become the next Jessica Ennis-Hill, Andy Murray or Tom Daley, yet watching elite sport has an immense power to inspire and motivate us. Outside of the professional arena, the power of sport can also be life changing.

Harnessing the Power of 'Tech for Good'

Billy Dann | Posted 03.06.2017 | UK Tech
Billy Dann

Technology plays an increasingly important role in modern life and we feel that the charity sector has only begun to scratch the surface when it comes to leveraging the power of digital products to deliver change.

How Comic Relief Makes a Difference in Zambia

Olivia Wayne | Posted 17.03.2017 | UK Entertainment
Olivia Wayne

When Comic Relief asked me to visit Zambia last year, my initial feelings were a complete mix. I was excited to experience a culture and environment that I had never seen first-hand before, and I jumped at the opportunity to witness in person the life-changing work of Comic Relief.