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Shaun The Sheep named top kids character

Shaun The Sheep named top kids character

Shaun The Sheep has been named as the nation's most popular BBC children's character. Read

The Hitchhiker's Guide To Hacking

The Hitchhiker's Guide To Hacking

Anti-virus firm Norton have released a guide to hacking in the style of The Hitchhiker's Guide To The Galaxy. Read

Terry Mynott interview

Terry Mynott interview

Terry Mynott talks about the return of 'sleeper hit' sitcom The Mimic, and how he has been mistaken for Derek. Read

People Just Do Nothing interview

People Just Do Nothing interview

An interview with MC Grindah and DJ Beats, the characters at the centre of BBC Three's pirate radio station mockumentary People Just Do Nothing. Read

Monty Python - Top 10 sketches named

Monty Python - Top 10 sketches named

A nationwide poll has revealed the nation's top ten favourite Monty Python sketches. A dead parrot is in first place. See the full top 10 here. Read

Ben Miller interview

Ben Miller interview

Ben Miller speaks about how he went from studying quantum electronics at Cambridge to becoming one of the biggest names on the UK comedy circuit. Read

Monty Python as Paper People

Monty Python as Paper People

Make little paper models of Monty Python stars John Cleese, Terry Gilliam, Eric Idle, Terry Jones and Michael Palin. Read

Monty Python launch a fan club

Monty Python launch a fan club

Published 23rd June

Monty Python have launched an official fan club. Monty Python's SPAM Club is being touted as 'what may be the worst run fan club in the world'. Read

Origins: How I wrote a comedy rap battle about WW1

Origins: How I wrote a comedy rap battle about WW1

Published 20th June

Comedy writer Lee Henman talks about writing and composing an 'epic rap battle' comedy short for the BBC's iPlayer WW1 Uncut series. Read

Richard Lumsden interview

Richard Lumsden interview

Published 17th June

Comic actor Richard Lumsden talks about some of his career highlights, and the latest movie he's in: Downhill. Read

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More Brittas Empire?

More Brittas Empire?

Chris Barrie has expressed an interest in starring in a revival of the hit 1990s BBC sitcom The Brittas Empire. Read

COFILMIC submissions open

COFILMIC submissions open

The annual COFILMIC Film Festival has opened submissions for its 2014 competition. Read

Some Girls Series 3 filming

Some Girls Series 3 filming

Filming has started on Series 3 of BBC Three sitcom Some Girls. Read

Name That Tune Bill Bailey

Name That Tune Bill Bailey

Bill Bailey has hosted a pilot episode of a revival of the classic TV quiz show format Name That Tune. Read

Give Out Girls switches

Give Out Girls switches

Give Out Girls, the Sky Living sitcom set around a group of promo girls, is switching to Comedy Central. Read

Female directors funding

Female directors funding

iShorts+: Funny Girls is a new funding programme with 50,000 pounds to invest in female filmmakers. Read

Carly Smallman blog

Carly Smallman blog

Carly Smallman reveals how, after appearing on TV, she received lots of abuse about how she looks. Read

Hayley Ellis blog

Hayley Ellis blog

Hayley Ellis provides this handy guide on how to deal with other people on social networking websites. Read

Nina Conti's BBC2 show

Nina Conti's BBC2 show

Ventriloquist Nina Conti is working on a new show for BBC Two called Nina Conti's Va-Va-Riety Show. Read