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Monday 20th October 2014
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Our weekly newsletter, packed with content. 9 news stories, 7 features, 28 TV previews, 9 videos, & more... Read
Cardinal Burns select their favourite sketches. The list includes The League Of Gentlemen and Will Ferrell. Watch
The BBC series looking at the history of radio comedy starts on the 1st Nov with guests Graeme Garden and John Lloyd. Guide
Jonathan Ross isn't quitting his chat show. He's signed a deal with ITV to make 2 more series in 2015. The Mirror
Catch up on these new TV episodes from Monday's schedule...
This time, Dapper takes on his biggest challenge yet as he attempts to help a girl get some male attention. Will his outrageous dating advice work for the ladies too, or will he just try to take her home with him instead?
The local elections arrive, so Marcus and Stylax sign up as hired clappers for wig-wearing politician Victor of the Gracchii. Grumio, however, is drawn towards another candidate named Julius Priscus. Could it simply be because he is giving away free promotional plums?
Rhod Gilbert and regular team captains Noel Fielding and Phill Jupitus are joined by actress Kerry Godliman, comedian James Acaster, musician Har Mar Superstar and singer Nicole Scherzinger.
In their quest to uncover the nation's most popular talking points, Jon and Sean are joined by guests including Craig Revel Horwood, Roisin Conaty and US comic Rob Delaney for this show.
Rupa discovers a little lost duckling. How can they get it to swim to its family on the duck-pond island? With Mia's toy duck and Boj's boj-a-boom idea!
Here is a list of new radio episodes that went out on Monday. Catch-up via iPlayer...
Helping John Lloyd and Phill Jupitus fill up the Museum this week are the author and journalist Will Storr, the Belgian comedian and physicist Lieven Scheire and the host of The News Quiz Sandi Toksvig.
Kerry organises her vast photo collection and is forced to remember her misspent youth. Her list includes sketch a self-portrait, take kids to the cinema and bleach tash.
ITV will return to the London Palladium in 2015 for a second revived series of the comic variety format. Read
The Cofilmic Comedy Film Festival 2014 -has announced various cheap panels and workshops for creators. Read
Jason Byrne talks about why Father Figure didn't work, his next TV show, and touring his new live show. Read
British writing team The Dawson Brothers are working on The Spencer Tapes, a sitcom for NBC. Read
A second attempt is to be made to re-work Channel 4 sitcom The IT Crowd for American audiences. Read
An interview with the authors behind the comedic novels from new publishing outfit Teckle Books. Read
Moone Boy, the Sky sitcom created by Chris O'Dowd, is to be re-made by the US television network ABC. Read
Channel 4 has confirmed that its topical comedy show 10 O'Clock Live will not return for Series 4. Read
A Last Of The Summer Wine spin-off starring the policemen Cooper and Walsh is in development. Read
The League of Gentlemen and Sherlock star Mark Gatiss is Richard Herring's funny guest in this episode. Listen
A report from the charity gig in which two comedy heavyweights collided: Daniel Kitson and Stuart Lee. Read
Sky Living has ordered a second series of Doll & Em, the show from Emily Mortimer and Dolly Wells. Read
Him & Her stars Sarah Solemani and Kerry Howard are reuniting to write a new BBC One sitcom. Read
Russell Howard has written and will star in a romantic comedy project. His sister will also appear in it. Read
Hatty Ashdown, the creator of Comedy Central's new sitcom Give Out Girls, introduces her show here. Read
Alan Carr talks about co-hosting Channel 4's charity fundraising night Stand Up To Cancer on Friday. Read
An interview with Gary Sinyor, the creator of the football-based comedy film United We Fall. Read
Ardal O'Hanlon is to star in a Radio 4 sitcom about an angel sent to Earth in human form. Read
Richard Herring's hit interview show is back for a new series. The first guest is Katherine Ryan. Listen
Bill Nighy, Michael Gambon, Toby Jones, and Catherine Zeta Jones are in the new Dad's Army film. Read
Ahead of the publication of his new book, John Cleese talks to Eddie Izzard about various comedy topics. Watch
Entry is now open for the WeGotTickets Musical Comedy Awards 2015. The heats start in mid-January. Read
TV channel Gold has launched its 2014 search for the best new Christmas cracker jokes. Read
The stars of The League Of Gentlemen have met for lunch to discuss the idea of reuniting to mark 20 years. Read
Auditions for contestants to take part in a BBC One show hosted by Miranda Hart are being organised. Read
Matt Forde's comic sports-based chat show, Sports Party, will be broadcast on talkSPORT radio. Read
Channel 4 has launched a new series on its website called Taxi Gags. Comedians talk about different subjects. Read
Heydon Prowse and Jolyon Rubinstein talks about Series 3 of The Revolution Will Be Televised. Read
Double act Guilt & Shame explain the importance of having a comedy show that is about something. Read
Chris Ramsey talks about tackling Katie Hopkins on Celebrity Juice and more in this interview. Read
Angela Barnes talks about the comedy career ladder, Mock The Week, and having her GP on speed dial. Read