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Would I Lie To You? Tickets

TV ComedyWould I Lie To You?


Pinewood Studios

Returning TV Comedy: Comedy panel show hosted by Rob Brydon, with David Mitchell and Lee Mack as team captains. Previously hosted by Angus Deayton.

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Virtually Famous Tickets

TV ComedyVirtually Famous


Elstree Film & TV Studios

Returning TV Comedy: Glee star Kevin McHale hosts a panel show about internet stars.

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Tim FitzHigham: The Gambler Tickets

Radio ComedyTim FitzHigham: The Gambler


BBC Radio Theatre (London)

Returning Radio Comedy: Radio 4 show in which adventurer and comedian Tim FitzHigham recreates a series of bizarre bets from the 18th and 19th centuries.

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The Jonathan Ross Show Tickets

TV ComedyThe Jonathan Ross Show


ITV London Studios

Current TV Comedy: Prime-time ITV chat show hosted by Jonathan Ross, featuring light-hearted interviews with A-list talent.

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The Javone Prince Show Tickets

TV ComedyThe Javone Prince Show


The Rivoli Ballroom, Catford

New TV Comedy: Sketch comedy series starring Javone Prince.

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The Graham Norton Show Tickets

TV ComedyThe Graham Norton Show


London Studios

Current TV Comedy: Comic chat show presented by Graham Norton. The biggest names in showbiz join the host on his sofa.

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The Football's On Tickets

TV ComedyThe Football's On


BT Studios, London

Current TV Comedy: Football chat show hosted by Ian Stone, with Doc Brown and a series of comic guests.

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The Casebook Of Max And Ivan Tickets

Radio ComedyThe Casebook Of Max And Ivan


RADA Studios, London

New Radio Comedy: Radio sitcom starring double-act Max and Ivan as private detectives.

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Taskmaster Tickets

TV ComedyTaskmaster


Clapham Grand, London

New TV Comedy: Greg Davies and Alex Horne set comedian guests big challenges.

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Russell Howard's Stand Up Central Tickets

TV ComedyRussell Howard's Stand Up Central


Electric Ballroom, Camden

New TV Comedy: Stand-up show for Comedy Central hosted by Russell Howard.

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Reality Bites Tickets

TV ComedyReality Bites


The London Studios

Current TV Comedy: Panel show that jumps head first into the amazing world of reality TV.

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Newsjack Tickets

Radio ComedyNewsjack


BBC Radio Theatre, London

Current Radio Comedy: Topical satirical sketch show on Radio 4 Extra. The programme has an 'open door' policy allowing anyone to submit material.

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Mark Steel's In Town Tickets

Radio ComedyMark Steel's In Town


Various Locations

Returning Radio Comedy: Mark Steel visits the less-famous bits of Britain and investigates the funniest moments in their history. He then performs a stand-up show to locals.

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Just A Minute Tickets

Radio ComedyJust A Minute


Various

Current Radio Comedy: Long running radio panel game in which host Nicholas Parsons asks contestants to talk for one minute without repetition, hesitation or deviation.

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It's Not What You Know Tickets

Radio ComedyIt's Not What You Know


BBC Radio Theatre, London

Returning Radio Comedy: Panel show testing the knowledge of panellists in regards to how well they know their own families and friends. Hosted by Miles Jupp.

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Goodness Gracious Me Tickets

TV ComedyGoodness Gracious Me


BBC Elstree Studios

Returning TV Comedy: British-Asian sketch show starring Sanjeev Bhaskar, Meera Syal, Kulvinder Ghir and Nina Wadia.

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Celebrity Squares Tickets

TV ComedyCelebrity Squares


The London Studios

Returning TV Comedy: Revamp of the classic TV game show. Warwick Davis hosts, with regulars Tim Vine and Joe Wilkinson.

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8 Out Of 10 Cats Does Countdown Tickets

TV Comedy8 Out Of 10 Cats Does Countdown


MediaCity, Salford

Returning TV Comedy: The 8 Out Of 10 Cats regulars play the famous words and numbers quiz with the help of guests. There was also a Deal Or No Deal special.

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And God Laughs Tickets

And God Laughs


RADA Studios, London

Brand New Pilot: Radio panel show that takes a humorous look at religion in its many and varied forms.

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Safe Word Tickets

Safe Word


ITV London Studios

Brand New Pilot: ITV2 panel show hosted by Rick Edwards where celebrity reputations are placed in the hands of comedians.

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Funz And Gamez on TV

Funz And Gamez on TV

Funz And Gamez, the award-winning live comedy show hosted by Phil Ellis, is to be piloted as a TV show by the BBC. Read

BBC Scotland's 2015 shows

BBC Scotland's 2015 shows

BBC Scotland has unveiled its comedy plans for 2015. They include a full series for Two Doors Down. Read

RTS Awards nominations

RTS Awards nominations

Harry Enfield and Paul Whitehouse lead the comedy-based nominations in the Royal Television Society Awards. Read

Top Coppers filming now

Top Coppers filming now

Production is underway on Top Coppers, a new BBC comedy series starring John Kearns and Steen Raskopoulos. Read

Matt Lucas interview

Matt Lucas interview

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

Would I Lie To You? - S9

Would I Lie To You? - S9

Following strong ratings, the BBC has ordered 10 more episodes of its panel show Would I Lie To You?. Read

Do you run a funny blog?

Do you run a funny blog?

Do you write a funny blog, curate an amusing website or joke a lot on Twitter? If so, here's a competition: Read

Rare 1980s photo exhibition

Rare 1980s photo exhibition

Rare images of iconic 1980s British comedy stars are to be displayed at the Museum Of Comedy. Read

Russell Brand's podcast

Russell Brand's podcast

Russell Brand has announced he is to launch a new podcast. The Russell Brand Podcast will be a 24-part series. Read

Tom Little wins competition

Tom Little wins competition

Stand-up comedian Tom Little has won the Leicester Mercury Comedian of the Year 2015 competition. Read

I Live With Models interview

I Live With Models interview

The main cast members involved in new Comedy Central sitcom I Live With Models introduce themselves. Read

Getting fit pitfalls

Getting fit pitfalls

Tiffany Stevenson talks us through some of the bad things that occur when you sort out your health and fitness. Read

Rik Mayall snowman series

Rik Mayall snowman series

Radio 4 Extra is to mark Rik Mayall's birthday by broadcasting The Last Hurrah - Interview With The Snowman. Read

Idil Sukan photo exhibition

Idil Sukan photo exhibition

Take a look at some of the iconic photos of comedians that feature in photographer Idil Sukan's London exhibition. View

Margaret Thatcher podcast

Margaret Thatcher podcast

Check out our funny new satirical comedy podcast. It's hosted by our former Prime Minister, Margaret Thatcher! Listen

Craft of Comedy Conference

Craft of Comedy Conference

Llandudno in North Wales is hosting The Craft of Comedy Writing Conference on the 24th and 25th April 2015. Read

Old Comedian Of The Year

Old Comedian Of The Year

The Museum of Comedy has a competition for 'comics who've been around long enough to know better'. Read

Elis James interview

Elis James interview

Crims star Elis James talks about preparing to helm Centrepoint's next Laughing Stock gala. Read

Dick Emery at 100

Dick Emery at 100

On what would have been his 100th birthday, we look at the life and work of character comic Dick Emery. Read

Chortle Awards nominees

Chortle Awards nominees

The nominees for the 2015 Chortle Awards have been revealed, with Funz And Gamez leading the pack. Read

Mark Steel's In Town 6

Mark Steel's In Town 6

The sixth series of radio comedy Mark Steel's In Town will be recorded between March and May. Read

Basil Brush is now online

Basil Brush is now online

Classic children's TV character Basil Brush is moving online, with a 32-part sketch show broadcasting on YouTube. Read

Shaun The Sheep facts

Shaun The Sheep facts

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

Hunderby to return

Hunderby to return

Julia Davis's black comedy Hunderby is to return later this year to Sky Atlantic for a two-part special. Read

ITV2 orders Job Lot Series 3

ITV2 orders Job Lot Series 3

ITV2 sitcom The Job Lot, starring Russell Tovey and Sarah Hadland, will return for a third series. Read

Valentine's Day puns

Valentine's Day puns

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

Valentine's Day sketches

Valentine's Day sketches

A bunch of new sketches from British comedy groups, all of which are related to love and Valentine's Day. Watch

Funny Valentine's comedies

Funny Valentine's comedies

The BBC have released a collection of nine Valentine's-related original short comedy films exclusive to BBC iPlayer. Watch

Jack Docherty - TV pilot

Jack Docherty - TV pilot

Stop/Start, a Radio 4 sitcom by Jack Docherty about three married couples, is to be piloted for TV soon. Read

Leo Kearse: Pun Champion

Leo Kearse: Pun Champion

Leo Kearse has been named as the winner of the UK Pun Championships 2015. Read some of his gags here: Read

Detectorists award noms

Detectorists award noms

Nominations have been revealed for the Broadcasting Press Guild Awards 2015. Read

Bad Robots to return for S2

Bad Robots to return for S2

E4 hidden-camera prank series Bad Robots will return for a second series. Read

E4 orders Crashing sitcom

E4 orders Crashing sitcom

E4 has commissioned a sitcom about six 20- and 30-somethings living in a disused hospital. Read

Goodness Gracious Me return

Goodness Gracious Me return

The team behind hit sketch show Goodness Gracious Me are to re-form again to make another special. Read

Lee & Herring podcast

Lee & Herring podcast

Stewart Lee and Richard Herring chat about their 1990s TV show, This Morning With Richard Not Judy. Listen