Jack Whitehall

Let's Make Lying in Parliament History

Jolyon Rubinstein | Posted 05.12.2014 | UK Politics
Jolyon Rubinstein

If I were to lie in a court of law, I would go to jail. If I make false or misleading statements as a director of a publicly listed company about my shares or assets I can face criminal prosecution. But astonishingly it's entirely legal for an MP to lie to Parliament. It's one rule for them and one rule for us.

These Celebs Are #FeelingNuts - Here's Why

The Huffington Post UK | Daniel Welsh | Posted 23.10.2014 | UK Entertainment

A whole host of celebrities - including Stephen Fry, Ricky Gervais and Cara Delevingne - have become involved in a new social media campaign to encour...

Why Striving in Life Is Important

Sam Branson | Posted 02.07.2014 | UK Sport
Sam Branson

By setting yourself goals in life you learn an incredible amount and you get a sense of fulfilment and pride. Even the journey getting there, the ups and the downs makes you feeling motivated and positive. There is a constant feeling of reward. Knowing you have believed in yourself enough to set yourself goals requires self-worth and along the way you gain many attributes including resilience, communication and team building qualities - life skills that are so important and the foundation to becoming a healthy, happy and productive individual.

Results, Pictures And Controversy: British Comedy Awards 2013

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 13.12.2013 | UK Comedy

Jack Whitehall, Lee Mack and Paul Whitehouse were all double winners at Thursday night's British Comedy Awards - with the latter providing one of the ...

TV TONIGHT: Thursday 12 December - Up For A Laugh?

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 12.12.2013 | UK Entertainment

Here are our picks of tonight's viewing... British Comedy Awards - 9pm, Channel4 It's been a great year for British comedy - with everything from...

WATCH: The Moment Jack Whitehall Confronts Johnny Borrell About Sleeping With His Sister

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 15.11.2013 | UK Entertainment

This is the toe-curlingly awkward moment when Jack Whitehall confronts Razorlight frontman Johnny Borrell about sleeping with his sister on 'Never Min...

Why Comedians Write the Best Memoirs

Steve Bennett | Posted 23.01.2014 | UK Comedy
Steve Bennett

It might sometimes seem as if anyone with a public profile has a book out, but the best of them, will surely come from comedians. Why? Because those in this most egotistical of professions are used to talking about themselves, for one. And with a degree of honesty that is increasingly uncommon in risk-averse public life.

The Patter of Tiny Feats... of Genius!

Ed O'Meara | Posted 17.11.2013 | UK Comedy
Ed O'Meara

They're London's next generation of influentials. Ed O'Meara introduces the capital's hottest 5 under-5s. Kristabooboo Smith Fashion Designer, 3 M...

The Funniest Jokes At The Edinburgh Fringe, 2008-2013

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 22.08.2013 | UK Comedy

Comedian Rob Auton has won this year's Dave Funniest Joke Of The Fringe Award. But how does his one-liner - and the other nine jokes in this year's sh...

9 Facts In 90 Seconds On 'Bad Education' Star Jack Whitehall

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 16.09.2014 | UK Entertainment

Jack Whitehall is back on our TV screens in BBC Three's really rather good 'Bad Education', playing Alfie Wickers, 'the worst teacher ever to grace th...

Jack To Play His Dad?

PA | Posted 30.01.2013 | UK Entertainment

Jack Whitehall is apparently hoping to play his own father on TV. The comedian's dad, Michael Whitehall, could see his 2007 memoirs Shark Infested ...

Are The Bad Old Days Of Comedy Back?

The Guardian | Posted 07.01.2013 | UK Comedy

Are we witnessing a return to the bad old days of British comedy? This week found the impressionist Rory Bremner criticising the BBC panel show Mock t...

'I'm Giving Up The Booze'

Posted 07.01.2013 | Home

As the storm surrounding Jack Whitehall rumbles on following his so-called 'controversial' appearance on 'Big Fat Quiz Of The Year' last month, the co...

Jack Whitehall Under Pressure To Step Down From Television Awards

The Independent | Posted 03.01.2013 | UK Comedy

Comedian Jack Whitehall is under pressure to stand down as presenter of a prize at the National Television Awards following complaints about his perfo...

Daily Mail Faces Twitter Backlash For 'Manufacturing' Outrage

The Huffington Post UK | Paul Vale and Jessica Elgot | Posted 01.01.2013 | UK Entertainment

The Daily Mail has triggered a huge backlash on Twitter for “manufacturing” outrage over a Channel 4 comedy show in which “comedians guzzled win...

The Morning After The Laughs Before

Elliot Gonzalez | Posted 11.02.2013 | UK Comedy
Elliot Gonzalez

It may not have won Best Sitcom but The Thick Of It didn't go home empty handed with Peter Capaldi winning his second British Comedy Award, for Best TV Comedy Actor who in his speech went on to embarrass his daughter.

The Australian Pranksters - A Question Of Judgment

Mark Dolan | Posted 16.02.2013 | UK Entertainment
Mark Dolan

It was global news because a future queen was involved, but it received scorn because it was essentially a crap stunt. Before the tragic aspect of this story emerged, the newly crowned king of comedy Jack Whitehall tweeted "I mean sachsgate prank was crude but at least it was quite funny. That Australian Radio hoax call was rubbish. Hope those DJs get sacked".

Becks And Co

Posted 14.12.2012 | Home

As he's in the UK, David Beckham made sure he caught up with his (famous) mates last night as he headed out to London's Little House club. Joining ...

British Comedy Awards: Winners And Pictures

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 13.12.2012 | UK Comedy

The 2012 British Comedy Awards took place in London on Wednesday night - and there were some surprise winners among the results. Julia Davis's spoo...

Sarah Dean

INTERVIEW: 'I Still Have Hardships', Says Comedy's 'Posh' Boy

HuffingtonPost.com | Sarah Dean | Posted 19.11.2012 | UK Entertainment

"It's so annoying. Some 'Made In Chelsea' guy said I'm in his sitcom and I've never even heard of it," says Jack Whitehall, the young comedian who eve...

James Blunt To Join Posh Boys In TV Sitcom Role?

thesun.co.uk | Posted 05.01.2013 | UK Entertainment

Singer James Blunt has been linked to a return to showbiz - in a TV SITCOM. Hugo Taylor from reality series Made In Chelsea has written a comedy wh...

Pretty In Pink?

Posted 01.11.2012 | Home

James Corden and Jack Whitehall have indulged in a little synchronised cross-dressing aquatic shenanigans whilst filming the latest episode of 'A Leag...

Caroline Frost

TV REVIEW: Is Fresh Meat Still Fresh?

HuffingtonPost.com | Caroline Frost | Posted 10.12.2012 | UK Entertainment

This boisterous comedy exploring the pleasures and pitfalls of university life enjoyed a rip-roaring first run - British Comedy Awards to boot - with ...

Caroline Frost

TV REVIEW: Is Fresh Meat Still Fresh?

HuffingtonPost.com | Caroline Frost | Posted 10.12.2012 | UK Entertainment

This boisterous comedy exploring the pleasures and pitfalls of university life enjoyed a rip-roaring first run - British Comedy Awards to boot - with ...

Why 'Bad Education' Is Bad Sitcom

P.J. Baker | Posted 03.11.2012 | UK Comedy
P.J. Baker

Bad Education is currently top of the "Most Popular" programmes on BBC iPlayer, so I thought I'd give it a look. Oh dear. It quickly becomes clear that the writer has never spent any time in a state school. Or in a multi-cultural environment of any kind.