Fawlty Towers

'Fawlty Towers' Star Has Alzheimers

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 04.03.2014 | UK Entertainment

The husband of actress Prunella Scales, best known for her role in 'Fawlty Towers', has revealed she is suffering from Alzheimers. The 81-year-old ...

'The Office': The Greatest TV Show Ever Made

Tim Bradley | Posted 29.09.2013 | UK Entertainment
Tim Bradley

As titles for pieces go, I'm aware this one fits all too snugly into the hyperbole driven world of internet opinion, but in order to make a point about how strongly I feel about Ricky Gervais and Stephen Merchant's The Office (incredibly now 12 years old) I'll play along and set my stall out; I genuinely believe it to be the finest example of television ever broadcast.

VOTE: Should 'Fawlty Towers' Have Been Edited For Racist Language?

WENN | Posted 25.03.2013 | UK Entertainment

BBC bosses have come under fire for censoring racist language in a re-run of classic 1970s British sitcom 'Fawlty Towers'. The vintage comedy, st...

Bad Review of Unauthorised 'Father Ted' Stage Show Led to Legal Threat

John Fleming | Posted 12.11.2012 | UK Comedy
John Fleming

If you are a performer, reviewers are like Americans. It is difficult to live with them, but it is difficult to live without them.

How Peep Show Saved the Sitcom

Tom Doran | Posted 06.11.2012 | Home
Tom Doran

Mark enters a relationship with Sophie (Olivia Colman) and finds, quite rapidly, that... he doesn't really like her. This isn't anyone's fault, neither are presented as terrible human beings. They're just fundamentally incompatible and only end up steamrolling into marriage due to crippling mutual loneliness.

David Kelly Dead: Tributes Pour In For Irish Actor

PA | Posted 14.04.2012 | UK Entertainment

Tributes have been paid to Irish actor David Kelly who has died after a short illness aged 82. The dapper dresser, who in 2005 played the part of G...

Vic And Bob Shooting... A Film

PA | Posted 09.04.2012 | UK Entertainment

Vic Reeves has revealed he and Bob Mortimer are planning to make a film together about life in a hotel. The comedy duo are moving on from Shooting ...

John Cleese Says BBC Is A Talent-Free Zone

www.telegraph.co.uk | Posted 10.12.2011 | UK Comedy

With his first wife, Connie Booth, John Cleese sweated blood writing Fawlty Towers and knows better than most what a damned serious business comedy is...