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Vicious Series 2 interviews

Vicious Series 2 interviews

Ian McKellen, Derek Jacobi, Frances de la Tour, Iwan Rheon, Marcia Warren, Philip Voss and Gary Janetti talk about the return of Vicious.

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Why We Need Ethnic Comedy

Why We Need Ethnic Comedy

Comedy performer Inder Manocha discusses how ethnic comedy relates to the mainstream, and explains why we need more ethnic comedy in this country. Read

A guide to No Offence

A guide to No Offence

A guide to No Offence, Channel 4's police-based dark comedy drama from Shameless creator Paul Abbott. It includes interviews with the cast. Read

David Mitchell interview

David Mitchell interview

David Mitchell talks about comedy and politics, as he prepares to co-host Channel 4's Alternative Election Night on Thursday. We also have an interview with Jeremy Paxman here. Read

Tom Davis interview

Tom Davis interview

We talk to comedian Tom Davis as his acting career blossoms, ahead of the start of improvised comedy Murder In Successville. Read

Pub Landlord election interview

Pub Landlord election interview

We spoke to the Pub Landlord - who looks quite like character comedian Al Murray, some say - about his bid to become FUKP MP for South Thanet this week. Read

Steve Pemberton interview

Steve Pemberton interview

Published 30th April

Steve Pemberton discusses the reaction to the second series of Inside No. 9 and his hopes for a third series. Read

Russell Howard introduces his new show

Russell Howard introduces his new show

Published 28th April

Russell Howard introduces his new TV show in this quick interview. There's also a preview clip here in which he says something embarrassing to an audience member. Read

Ballot Monkeys preview

Ballot Monkeys preview

Published 20th April

Top comedy writers Andy Hamilton and Guy Jenkin introduce their new political sitcom, a show so topical much of it will be filmed on the day of transmission. Read

Frankie and Benny: A remembrance

Frankie and Benny: A remembrance

Published 18th April

Comedy historian Robert Ross celebrates the lives and memories of comedy superstars Frankie Howerd and Benny Hill, who died on Easter weekend 1992. Read

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Del Boy's autobiography

Del Boy's autobiography

Ebury will publish the autobiography of Peckham businessman Derek 'Del Boy' Trotter in October. Read

Antiques shop sitcom Bull

Antiques shop sitcom Bull

UKTV Gold is to film Bull, a new studio audience sitcom about a man who runs an antiques shop. Read

New sitcom Marley's Ghosts

New sitcom Marley's Ghosts

UKTV channel Gold has ordered Marley's Ghosts, a 3-part sitcom about a woman who can speak to the dead. Read

Gold making Henry IX sitcom

Gold making Henry IX sitcom

Porridge writers Dick Clement and Ian La Frenais have written Henry IX, a new sitcom for UKTV Gold. Read

Buzzcocks axed

Buzzcocks axed

BBC Two has decided to end Never Mind The Buzzcocks after 18 years and 28 series on air. Read

Trigger Happy TV to return

Trigger Happy TV to return

Channel 4 has confirmed it is in talks to bring back Dom Joly's hidden camera comedy format Trigger Happy TV. Read

Omid Djalili interview

Omid Djalili interview

Omid Djalili discusses his acclaimed war documentary, plus Oliver Reed, tricky Joe Orton plays, bad TV recordings... Read