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How the BBC nearly didn't make Dad's Army

How the BBC nearly didn't make Dad's Army

A speech by TV executive Huw Wheldon revealed that the BBC nearly didn't make Dad's Army as they were convinced it wouldn't work. Read

Laura Aikman interview

Laura Aikman interview

Laura Aikman talks about joining the cast of Bluestone 42, having to film the show in a sweaty thermal vest, and how she nearly mucked up her audition for a second time. Read

Raised By Wolves interview

Raised By Wolves interview

Sisters Caitlin Moran and Caroline Moran talk about creating Raised By Wolves, the Channel 4 sitcom based on their childhood experiences. Read

Phoenix Nights: Where are they now?

Phoenix Nights: Where are they now?

With the Phoenix Nights live shows recently concluded to huge success, we take a look back at what the cast have been doing since the sitcom ended in 2002. Read

Interview with Paul Whitehouse & David Cummings

Interview with Paul Whitehouse & David Cummings

An interview with writers Paul Whitehouse and David Cummings ahead of their new TV sitcom, Nurse. Read

Matt Lucas interview

Matt Lucas interview

Published 24th February

Matt Lucas talks about filming Pompidou, the visual comedy series for the BBC in which he plays an elderly oddball aristocrat. Read

I Live With Models interviews

I Live With Models interviews

Published 23rd February

The main cast members involved in new Comedy Central sitcom I Live With Models introduce their characters and reveal their real-life flatshare disaster stories. Read

Dick Emery at 100: Quite a character

Dick Emery at 100: Quite a character

Published 19th February

On what would have been his 100th birthday, Georgy Jamieson turns her attention to a highly influential but now often-overlooked comedian: Dick Emery. Read

Shaun The Sheep facts

Shaun The Sheep facts

Published 16th February

Here's some interesting facts about Shaun The Sheep Movie. For example, there are 1589 'baa' sounds in the film. Read

Cheep Laughs - Valentines Puns

Cheep Laughs - Valentines Puns

Published 14th February

Some pun-based jokes for Valentine's Day from comedian Darren Walsh. Plus some additional themed cartoon illustrations too. View

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ITV's Play To The Whistle

ITV's Play To The Whistle

Holly Willoughby has signed up to present Play To The Whistle, a sports-based comedy panel show for ITV. Read

Ray Peacock: taboo comedy

Ray Peacock: taboo comedy

Ray Peacock explains why he has decided to open up about his suicide attempt in his latest stand-up show. Read

Lemon is Back To The Future

Lemon is Back To The Future

Keith Lemon is to star in a one-off special on ITV2 celebrating the 30th anniversary of the Back To The Future film. Read

Charlie Brooker special

Charlie Brooker special

Charlie Brooker will return to BBC Two in the run-up to the Election with a new hour-long Wipe special. Read

Graham Fellows interview

Graham Fellows interview

Graham Fellows will celebrate his 30th year as John Shuttleworth with a big gig - but could it be his last hurrah? Read

Russell Howard's new show

Russell Howard's new show

Russell Howard's Stand Up Central, which launches in April, will feature guests including Joe Wilkinson. Read

Frankie Boyle's new show

Frankie Boyle's new show

Frankie Boyle will follow his 2014 Scottish independence referendum special with a new iPlayer election show. Read

Doc Martin Series 7 filming

Doc Martin Series 7 filming

Martin Clunes and the rest of the Doc Martin cast are now in Cornwall to film Series 7 of the hit ITV show. Read

ITV2 orders Plebs Series 3

ITV2 orders Plebs Series 3

ITV2 has ordered more Plebs, the Ancient Rome sitcom starring Tom Rosenthal, Joel Fry and Ryan Sampson. Read