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The Jewish Thing

Kerry Shale | Posted 09.12.2013 | UK Entertainment
Kerry Shale

For the next few months, The Jewish Thing is my life. I'm the co-writer (with the play's director, Matthew Lloyd) of a new verbatim play for London's re-branded Jewish Community Centre, JW3. I will also be one of its four actors (others include Peep Show's Isy Suttie). The project has involved extensive interviews with dozens of Jewish Londoners about their families.

'Peep Show' To End

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 25.09.2013 | UK Entertainment

'Peep Show' is set to come to an end, according to Channel 4's head of comedy. Phil Clarke has told Chortle that there are currently discussions ha...

What Being a Feminist Actually Means

Isy Suttie | Posted 15.06.2013 | UK Comedy
Isy Suttie

I can't believe that when I used to hear the word "feminist" in my teens, I used to think I'd have to get hold of a fleece and dangly earrings to 'join' ... Now I'm a bit older, I'm proud to call myself a feminist - and to take action too, because sticks and stones may break the bones of misogyny, but words will never hurt it.

Beyond Comparison: The Aggressive Ascent of Price Comparison Websites

Natalie R Harris | Posted 25.03.2013 | UK Tech
Natalie R Harris

It makes sense then that price comparison companies have launched a disturbingly aggressive ad campaign featuring cartoons, catchphrases, cuddly toys and celebrity endorsements. It's mass market selling, and it's unignorable.

Is Series Eight of Peep Show the Best Ever?

Hilary Wardle | Posted 13.02.2013 | UK Comedy
Hilary Wardle

Any comedy lumbering into its eighth series usually faces accusations of becoming stale and tired, but Peep Show doesn't have to worry about that: it's barely managed to rustle up a single negative review since it initially aired way back in 2003.

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.

Why Do British Sitcoms Fail to Bridge the Atlantic Divide?

Pete Strauss | Posted 02.11.2012 | UK Comedy
Pete Strauss

The internet is awash with criticism of the US remake of The Inbetweeners and the ensuing and arguably inevitable backlash, decrying that this is yet another example of American television taking one of our beloved shows and ruining it.

Caroline Frost

Robert Webb's Own Wedding Went Smoothly, Apart From...

HuffingtonPost.com | Caroline Frost | Posted 20.10.2012 | UK Entertainment

Only one tiny thing went wrong when Robert Webb, star of The Wedding Video, got married himself... "The music was set at bizarrely low volume, so ...

Naked 'Peep Show' With Live Models Set Up In National Gallery

PA | Posted 08.09.2012 | Home

A classically-inspired peep show has been set up in the middle of the National Gallery. Turner Prize-winning artist Mark Wallinger took to Twitter ...

Vote for Your All-Time Favourite Channel 4 Comedy Show

Channel 4 | Posted 26.06.2012 | UK Comedy

Booyakasha, and welcome to Channel 4's 30 Greatest Comedy Shows vote. This is where the great British public - that's you - gets to vote for the best ...

'I'm On Tenterhooks': Will Robert Webb Be David Mitchell's Best Man?

PA | Posted 07.04.2012 | UK

Peep Show's Robert Webb is being kept in the dark as to whether he will be best man for his friend and co-star David Mitchell. Mitchell, who was be...

From Peep Show To Winnie The Pooh

PA | Posted 04.06.2012 | Home

Peep Show star Robert Webb said today he was delighted that reading stories to his children is now also his job after signing up to front a new Disney...

Only Connected: Musings on the Mitchell and Coren Love Story

Stephen Frizzle | Posted 20.05.2012 | UK Comedy
Stephen Frizzle

It's been mere months since the wedding of Will and Kate. Just as soon as we've finally cleaned up the confetti and banners from the nationwide street parties, we are shocked and delighted to find two more of the nation's most-loved people are getting hitched. David Mitchell and Victoria Coren announced today that they are to wed.

I Need a Peep Show Intervention

J.L. Sirisuk | Posted 07.05.2012 | UK Comedy
J.L. Sirisuk

I won't know what to do with my life after I finish Peep Show. I went through six seasons in under two weeks, which equals to approximately 864 minute...

Robert Webb Confirms Peep Show Return

The Huffington Post UK | Sarah Dean | Posted 05.12.2011 | UK Entertainment

Peep Show star Robert Webb has announced an eighth series of the Bafta-winning sitcom will go ahead next year. The comedy writer confirmed that he...

Peep Show Writers Unveil New Channel 4 Comedy Pilot

Chortle | Posted 01.12.2011 | UK Comedy

Peep Show and Fresh Meat creators Sam Bain and Jesse Armstrong have written a new comedy for Channel 4, spoofing glitzy Dynasty-style soap operas. ...

Miranda Hart Defends Her British Comedy Awards Crown

PA | Posted 29.11.2011 | UK Comedy

Miranda Hart will be defending her crown as Queen of Comedy at the British Comedy Awards 2011. The star of hit BBC show Miranda, who won the People...

Queen Victoria: Wood Wins Top Accolade At Writers' Awards

The Huffington Post UK | Andrea Mann | Posted 17.01.2012 | UK Comedy

Victoria Wood became the first woman to receive the top prize from the Writers' Guild Awards last night, after she was honoured for her outstanding co...

'Fresh Meat' Review: 'The Script Is A Torrent Of Prattling Self-Hatred'

www.telegraph.co.uk | Posted 22.11.2011 | UK Comedy

Fresh Meat (Channel 4) is just one episode old, but already it may be the most painful comedy about social awkwardness that our gulping, stammering la...