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Tuesday 18th June 2013
Lots of things appeared on Tuesday...
Birds Of A Feather is back Read
After a 15 year break, Birds Of A Feather is coming back to TV... but this time it'll be on ITV. The channel has ordered 8 episodes.
Michael McIntyre is working on new entertainment show mixing stand-up, guests, studio games & external VT. Read
Catch up on these new TV episodes from Tuesday's schedule...
This week, Nick, Rickie and Melvin are joined by The Saturdays' Una Healy, TV host Rick Edwards and comedian James Acaster.
The surprising identity of Britain's top-scoring footballer is revealed, things get ridiculous on Germany's version of Historical Who Wants To Be A Millionaire, a Celtic farmer isn't terribly keen on plans for Hadrian's Wall, and the brainy pioneers of transportation sing about their inventions.
Compilation of sketches from the BAFTA-award winning comedy series starring writer-performer-director Brian Limond, aka Limmy.
Stoneybridge! Here's footage of the team behind hit 1990s sketch show Absolutely performing Radio 4. Watch
In the latest edition of his podcast, Richard Herring interviews producer and writer John Lloyd. Details
Rebecca Front talks about being part of Jo Brand's Great Wall Of Comedy, and her other comedy work too. Read
A great podcast interview with Eddie Izzard. The stand-up star talks about his street performing years. Listen
Jessica Chaffin and Jamie Denbo, who play chat show hosts Ronna & Beverly, tell us why they love Britain... Read
The trailer for the brand new Alan Partridge movie is here. Check it out. Time to get excited? Watch
The Smack The Pony sketch show stars are to pitch the idea of it returning 10 years after it last aired. Read
ITV2 has ordered another series of Plebs, the sitcom series about three young men in Ancient Rome. Read
If you're a fan of this website, you might be interested to read what we've got coming up next... Read
More details on Trying Again, the Sky Living series written by Chris Addison and Simon Blackwell. Read
The BBC has ordered a 2nd series of Blandings, the comedy starring Timothy Spall and Jennifer Saunders. Read
Leigh Francis has confirmed he plans to make a sequel to his 2012 movie Keith Lemon: The Film. Read
The full 90 minute Richard Herring's Leicester Square Theatre Podcast interview with Stephen Fry. Read
Dad's Army star Arthur Lowe played on a sleeping condition in a cheeky bid to avoid press and fans. Read
A great comic song from Jonny And The Baptists explaining why gastro pubs aren't like proper pubs. Watch
A detailed report from The Cat Laughs in Kilkenny, Ireland. With stand-up, and a Moone Boy screening. Read
The second episode of the new online video series by Ricky Gervais. Write about what you don't know. Watch
Spy has won at the prestigious international Rose d'Or Awards, despite being axed by Sky1. Read
Jessica Hynes's new sitcom, Up The Women, has reportedly been given a second series already. Read
Richard Herring's entertaining RHLSTP podcast returns for a new run. Chris Addison is the first guest. Listen
Psychobitches looks set to be one of the best comedies of the year. Here's Mark Gatiss as Joan Crawford. Watch
A circuit legend, Andre Vincent also helped launch much modern TV satire. Here's an interesting interview. Read
Caitlin Moran has revealed more details about Raised By Wolves, the new Channel 4 sitcom pilot. Read
Joan Collins will play a hotel high-roller called Crystal in the new sixth series of ITV holiday comedy Benidorm. Read
Here is the line-up for the second series of The Alternative Comedy Experience - coming in 2014. Read
A musical sketch by double-act Haiste & Lawrence. They appear as modern royals William and Kate. Watch
A great podcast interview with comic magician Paul Daniels. He has loads of stories worth hearing. Listen
Sofie Hagen has been named the winner of the Laughing Horse New Act of the Year stand-up contest. Read