Prank

Radio 1 Is Chris Morris' Biggest Joke Ever

Gareth Ellis | Posted 23.01.2014 | UK Comedy
Gareth Ellis

The genius behind this massive endeavour is Chris Morris, who orchestrated it all from his lavish secret office under BBC Broadcasting House.

WATCH: Where's The Driver?!

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 10.01.2013 | UK Comedy

Don't worry, this ghost prank isn't half as scary-slash-cruel as this one. It features "magician prankster" Rahat turning up at various fast food d...

WATCH: Scary Snowman Prank Is A Big Success

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 21.12.2012 | UK Comedy

Tsk - some people are so jumpy nowadays. Just take a look at the video above, in which passers-by in the US are pranked by Freaky the Scary Snowman. ...

WATCH: The World's Most Easily Startled Man

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 18.12.2012 | UK Comedy

We'd now like you to meet Norwegian office worker Basse Anderson. Say "hello" to Basse, everyone. But a word to the wise: please don't say it too loud...

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".

WATCH: Prankster Awkwardly Disagrees With People

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 11.12.2012 | UK Comedy

Remember prankster Andrew Hales, whose most recent japes have included hugging unsuspecting passers-by in the street? Well, he's surpassed himself...

WATCH: Three Great Christmas Prank Ideas

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 06.12.2012 | UK Comedy

Want to reduce a child to tears, upset your partner or get shot of your colleagues for a few hours this festive period? The handy instructional video ...

PHOTOS: Prankster Dresses Up As Facebook Users

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 26.11.2012 | UK Comedy

It's our favourite prank of the week - so far! (OK, as we write, it's only Monday morning - but the rest of this week's pranksters are going to have t...

WATCH: Four Bored Scousers At Manchester Airport

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 22.11.2012 | UK Comedy

Bored out of your mind today? Really can't think of anything interesting or worthwhile to do? Well, here's an idea: grab three of your friends and hea...

WATCH: How To Ruin A Parade With A Trumpet

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 09.11.2012 | UK Comedy

Didn't get picked for the marching band? Nimble enough to climb a tree with a trumpet in your hand? This, ladies and gentlemen, is how you take your r...

WATCH: Improv Flash Mob Hold Board Meeting In Staples

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 25.10.2012 | UK Comedy

What would happen if a bunch of serious-looking suity types wandered into a New York branch of Staples and proceeded to hold a boardroom meeting in th...

WATCH: Hugging Experiment Hits Rome

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 18.09.2012 | UK Comedy

Remember YouTuber Andrew Hales and his California hugging experiment? Just in case your memory needs refreshing: he filmed what happened when he wande...

WATCH: Shop Prankster Renames Products

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 03.09.2012 | UK Comedy

It's long been our belief that cotton buds should really be marketed as 'ear pickers'. Also, broccoli would be more appealing - particularly to childr...

WATCH: It's Russia's Most Annoying Man!

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 29.08.2012 | UK Comedy

Look, we've got to level with you: we don't know how the 'prankster' in this Russian video is still alive. We can only assume he does a lot of off-cam...

WATCH: Man Scares Wife With Towed Truck Prank

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 26.07.2012 | UK Comedy

You know how it is. You're driving along, trying to concentrate on the traffic and stay out of the Games Lanes, when you suddenly spot the opportunity...

Edinburgh Fringe: Will Joy Help Me Get Through?

Catie Wilkins | Posted 22.09.2012 | UK Comedy
Catie Wilkins

The Fringe is nearly upon us and I'm going through that classic 'why on earth did I agree to do this' phase of the preparation process. Unfortunately for me that phase has lasted for, well, lets see, it started in May... How is it July now? How?

WATCH: 13 Amazing Prank Videos

Huffington Post UK | Alastair Plumb | Posted 09.07.2012 | UK Comedy

YouTuber jozaeh - also known as Josh by his friends and family - has produced one of the best prank videos we've seen in years. Simple and silly, ...

WATCH: This Week's Top 10 Funny Viral Videos

Huffington Post UK | Alastair Plumb | Posted 18.05.2012 | UK Comedy

Traditionally here at Huffington Post UK Comedy, we like to lead our weekly viral video round-ups with an animal-based number, be it French Bulldogs d...

WATCH: The Ultimate Bungee Jump Prank?

Huffington Post UK | Alastair Plumb | Posted 17.05.2012 | UK Comedy

Bungee jumping is not an activity to be taken lightly - so we really ought to give a tip of the cap to Kokovtsov here, who decided to go bungee jumpin...

WATCH: Ever Wondered How Weird You Look When You Pose For A Photo?

Huffington Post UK | Alastair Plumb | Posted 15.05.2012 | UK Comedy

Dean Fleischer-Camp may well be an evil genius. OK, evil genius is going a bit far, perhaps, but he's got a seriously devious bone in his body, and we...

WATCH: Dare You Discover The Joys Of 'Troll High-Fiving' Tourists?

Huffington Post UK | Alastair Plumb | Posted 09.05.2012 | UK Comedy

Ever been to the Leaning Tower Of Pisa? If you have, chances are you've had your photograph taken "holding it up" with your arms outstretched. Ah,...

WATCH: 'The Fresh Prince of Downton Abbey' Rap

Huffington Post UK | Alastair Plumb | Posted 12.03.2012 | UK Comedy

US comedy site CollegeHumor.com may insist on spelling 'humour' wrong, but at least they know how to bring the funny. Witness: 'The Fresh Prince of Do...

WATCH: Have You Seen Who Keeps Stealing This Man's Food?

Huffington Post UK | Alastair Plumb | Posted 07.03.2012 | UK Comedy

Don't you just hate it when one of your housemates nicks your food? You innocently leave some biscuits out in the lounge, and in the morning, they're ...

WATCH: Donald Trump Wades In On The Sacha Baron Cohen 'Ashes-gate' Row

Huffington Post UK | Alastair Plumb | Posted 28.02.2012 | UK Comedy

Of course flaxen-haired millionaire Donald Trump has taken to YouTube to give his opinion on Sacha Baron Cohen's ashes-based Oscars prank on Ryan Seac...

LOOK: Fake Cow Left At German Railway Station By Cheeky Pranksters

Huffington Post UK | Alastair Plumb | Posted 23.02.2012 | UK Comedy

There are a number of tried-and-true excuses for train delays and everyone's used to hearing. Leaves on the line, the wrong kind of snow, that sort of...