Mock The Week
"It would have been nice to have carried on."
"Global pandemics, divorce from Europe, novelty short-term prime ministers. It couldn’t go on."
It was recently reported the BBC's new director general was considering axing a number of comedy shows to tackle perceived bias.
Seann Walsh is a stand-up comedian and actor from Brighton. He has sold out many-a-show, won numerous awards and has appeared on a range of television shows including Mock The Week and Michael McIntyre's Comedy Roadshow. Here, for The Huffington Post UK, he vlogs about the comedians that inspire him, his favourite joke and being the class clown.
‘Mock The Week’ has lost one of its team captains, as Andy Parsons has revealed he is quitting the show. The comedian is
Scottish comedian Frankie Boyle is no stranger to controversy. The former "Mock The Week" panelist has an armoury of strong
The last time a nation embraced these kind of ideas, six million Jews ended up dead. The left wing "witch hunt" as Andrew calls it is not about infringing upon the rights of some whining, entitled, right wing, heterosexual, middle class white guy who has enjoyed many a success at the BBC. This is about challenging dangerous ideas.
One of the top comedians working in the UK today, Hal Cruttenden's unique perspective on life sets him apart as a true original.
Before you splutter all over the comments section, let's be clear that the end goal isn't a rigid 50/50 gender split of everything that ever goes on telly. Nobody's advocating shoehorning extra women into every possible scenario, just to make a statement.