Sam Fraser | Posted 18.08.2017 | UK Comedy
Sam Fraser

Thanks to Homer (Simpson) and his circle, my kids learnt a little about a lot. When we took them to see Hamlet they already knew the plot. Similarly, Great Expectations held no surprises and they practically rolled their eyes when we slapped Spinal Tap into the DVD player.

How 'Boutros Boutros-Ghali' Seeped Into National Consciousness

The Huffington Post UK | Paul Vale | Posted 16.02.2016 | UK

The UN Security Council announced on Tuesday that Boutros Boutros-Ghali had died, aged 93. The Egyptian served as the 6th Secretary-General from 1992 ...

Larry David Takes On The Role He Was Born To Play

The Huffington Post UK | George Bowden | Posted 18.10.2015 | UK Comedy

He's best known for creating genre-bending sitcom 'Seinfeld' and starring in his own cringe-inducing show 'Curb Your Enthusiasm'. But now Larry Dav...

Children of the Revolution: The Second Season of 'Girls'

India Ross | Posted 19.05.2013 | UK Entertainment
India Ross

Like Arrested Development, the gag of Girls is that characters of stature have the heads of children (note the title: by any common-sense metric the protagonists are 'women'). Hannah is archetypal; her inner child so vocal it has long put her outer adult out of business.

WATCH: 'Game Of Thrones' - The Sitcom

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 23.11.2012 | UK Comedy

Right, stop what you're doing! Let's all imagine how medieval drama 'Game Of Thrones' could play out if it was actually a 'Seinfeld'-style sitcom, rec...

WATCH: 'Comedians In Cars Getting Coffee' With Jerry Seinfeld And Chums

Huffington Post UK | Alastair Plumb | Posted 06.07.2012 | UK Comedy

Since Seinfeld ended, Jerry hasn't been up to all that much. Sure, there was that Bee Movie he did, as well as those Bill Gates adverts and so on, but...

Why Is There Nothing Like 'Seinfeld'?

The Guardian | Posted 30.04.2012 | UK Comedy

Jerry Seinfeld's sophisticated, strange sitcom inspired a whole generation of comics - so why is there nothing quite like it today?...

WATCH: Armando Iannucci's US Follow-Up To 'The Thick Of It' Gets A New Trailer

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

Ever dreamed of a US version of The Thick Of It? Or a comedy version of The West Wing? Well, your dreams are set to come true in just a couple of mont...

WATCH: Jerry Seinfeld In Genuinely Funny Car Advert Shocker!

Huffington Post UK | Alastair Plumb | Posted 31.01.2012 | UK Comedy

Jerry Seinfeld's history in advertising is... a patchy one, to say the least. Remember that one with Bill Gates for Microsoft? Well, quite. But th...

WATCH: 10 Classic New Year's Comedy Clips

The Huffington Post UK | Andrea Mann | Posted 30.12.2013 | UK Comedy

For some, New Year's Eve is the worst night of the year. Heaven knows, it was the worst romantic comedy of the year. But don't let that put you off...

Caroline Frost

Was Seinfeld The Inspiration Behind Beckhams' Name For Baby Daughter? | Caroline Frost | Posted 10.09.2011 | UK Entertainment

The Beckhams have always kept their fans on their toes with names they have given to their children. Their eldest son Brooklyn is generally believ...