Current TV Comedy Series

Here's a list of the British comedy series currently in the TV schedules. These comedies are listed alphabetically to help you easily find the show you're interested in. To see episodes in broadcast order, view our schedule

4 O'Clock Club. Dexter (Jason Callender). Image credit: British Broadcasting Corporation.

4 O'Clock Club

Returns: Thursday 25th February @ 4:30pm, CBBC.

Episode 5.1, Leaving: Nero discovers that he might have to leave Elmsmere Manor forever.

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8 Out Of 10 Cats Does Countdown. Image shows from L to R: Rachel Riley, Jimmy Carr. Image credit: ITV Studios.

8 Out Of 10 Cats Does Countdown

Returns: Thursday 25th February @ 9pm, C4.

Episode 11.5: Sean Lock and Vic Reeves go up against Jon Richardson and Aisling Bea. David O'Doherty joins Countdown's resident lexicographer Susie Dent.

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A League Of Their Own. Image shows from L to R: Jamie Redknapp, James Corden, Jack Whitehall, Andrew Flintoff MBE. Image credit: CPL Productions.

A League Of Their Own

Next new episode: Thursday 18th February @ 9pm, Sky1.

Episode 10.7: James Corden, Jamie Redknapp, Freddie Flintoff and Jack Whitehall are joined by Ricky Ponting, Joel Creasey and Jon Richardson.

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Alan Carr: Chatty Man. Alan Carr. Image credit: Open Mike Productions.

Alan Carr: Chatty Man

Returns: Thursday 3rd March @ 10pm, C4.

Episode 16.1: Alan Carr's chat show, packed with celebrity guests, topical showbiz news and highlights from the world of telly and the web.

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Alan Davies: As Yet Untitled. Pippa Evans. Image credit: Phil McIntyre Entertainment.

Alan Davies: As Yet Untitled

Next new episode: Tuesday 16th February @ 10pm, Dave.

Episode 3.9: Alan is joined by Phill Jupitus, Stuart Maconie, Pippa Evans and Carl Donnelly to discuss such varied subjects as gleeking, bizarre urban myths within music, 'faking it, till you're making it' and being trapped in a lift with Nelly Furtado.

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Alan Partridge's Mid Morning Matters. Alan Partridge (Steve Coogan). Image credit: Baby Cow Productions.

Alan Partridge's Mid Morning Matters

Returns: Tuesday 16th February @ 10pm, Sky Atlantic.

Episode 2.1, Foxhunter & Radio Play: Can the traditionally pro-Countryside Alliance Partridge impartially present a robust argument for animal rights activists?

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Benidorm. Image shows from L to R: Joyce (Sherrie Hewson), Kenneth (Tony Maudsley), Liam (Adam Gillen), Les / Lesley (Tim Healy), Mateo (Jake Canuso). Image credit: Tiger Aspect Productions.

Benidorm

Next new episode: Monday 15th February @ 9pm, ITV.

Episode 8.6: Benidorm is gearing up for the fancy dress British Fiesta. The boys' ingenious costumes get them in trouble with the law and Les misses Liam. Mateo scares the punters in his clown costume and Troy is harassed by an unwanted and unstable admirer...

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Birds Of A Feather. Image shows from L to R: Sharon Theodopolopodous (Pauline Quirke), Tracey Stubbs (Linda Robson), Dorien Green (Lesley Joseph). Image credit: Alomo Productions.

Birds Of A Feather

Next new episode: Thursday 18th February @ 8:30pm, ITV.

Episode 12.7, Blonde On Blonde: Travis has serious school news that he's scared to break to his mum. Sharon decides she'll pass herself off as Tracey and sort out his problems, but her efforts land the family in a mess that only arch-seducer Dorien can get them out of.

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Crashing. Image shows from L to R: Fred (Amit Shah), Kate (Louise Ford), Sam (Jonathan Bailey), Lulu (Phoebe Waller-Bridge), Anthony (Damien Molony), Melody (Julie Dray). Image credit: Big Talk Productions.

Crashing

Next new episode: Monday 15th February @ 10pm, C4.

Episode 6: Anthony and Lulu look for Kate, but does Kate want to be found? Colin and Melody attempt to get back to normal, and Sam's life begins to unravel.

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Danger Mouse. Image shows from L to R: Penfold, Danger Mouse. Image credit: FremantleMedia.

Danger Mouse

Returns: Monday 15th February @ 7:25am, CBBC.

Episode 17, The Inventor Preventor: There's serious monkey business in this episode as Danger Mouse and Penfold have to thwart a Victorian time-travelling chimp, Isambard King Kong Brunel, from uninventing the world.

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The Dog Ate My Homework. Iain Stirling. Image credit: British Broadcasting Corporation.

Dog Ate My Homework, The

Next new episode: Friday 19th February @ 4:30pm, CBBC.

Episode 3.6: Iain Stirling is joined by child team captains Alfie and Sofina, and special guests Lauren Layfield, Joe Swash, Dan Wright and James Acaster.

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Drunk History. Image credit: Tiger Aspect Productions.

Drunk History

Next new episode: Wednesday 17th February @ 10pm, Comedy Central.

Episode 2.3: Isy Suttie tells the story of Prince Edward and Mrs Simpson (featuring Greg James and Sophie McShera), while Ed Gamble narrates his version of The Great Escape (featuring Jamie Laing).

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The Football's On. Ian Stone. Image credit: BT Sport.

Football's On, The

Next new episode: Thursday 18th February @ 10pm, BT Sport 1.

Episode 3.10: Ian Stone returns for more football chat, with special guest Omid Djalili.

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Fresh Meat. Image shows from L to R: Kingsley (Joe Thomas), Oregon (Charlotte Ritchie), Vod (Zawe Ashton), JP (Jack Whitehall), Josie (Kimberley Nixon), Howard (Greg McHugh). Image credit: Objective Productions.

Fresh Meat

Returns: Monday 22nd February @ 10pm, C4.

Episode 4.1: Half way through the second term, and an unannounced visit from JP's older brother makes the Hartnell Avenue residents realise how close the end of the year and their university lives really are.

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The Graham Norton Show. Graham Norton. Image credit: So Television.

Graham Norton Show, The

Next new episode: Friday 19th February @ 10:35pm, BBC1.

Episode 18.20, Series 18 Highlights: A look back at the best bits from the last 19 episodes, which featured guests including Matt Damon, Robert De Niro, Anne Hathaway, Tom Hiddleston, Meryl Streep, Nicole Kidman, Colin Farrell, Daniel Craig, Dame Maggie Smith, Bradley Cooper, Michael Fassbender, Kate Winslet, 50 Cent, Tom Hanks, Johnny Depp, Benedict Cumberbatch, Chris Hemsworth, Tina Fey, ...

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The Interviews. Kenneth Williams. Image credit: North One Television.

Interviews, The

Returns: Wednesday 16th March @ 9pm, Gold.

Episode 2.1, Peter Sellers: The Interviews returns for a new series profiling Britain's best-loved comics. This week, Peter Sellers.

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The Jonathan Ross Show. Jonathan Ross. Image credit: Hot Sauce.

Jonathan Ross Show, The

Next new episode: Saturday 20th February @ 9:45pm, ITV.

Episode 10.7, Taylor Lautner, Rob Brydon, Johanna Konta: Jonathan welcomes US star of the Twilight Saga and Cuckoo, Taylor Lautner; comedian Rob Brydon; and Britain's top female tennis player Johanna Konta.

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The Keith Lemon Sketch Show. Keith Lemon. Image credit: Talkback.

Keith Lemon Sketch Show, The

Next new episode: Thursday 18th February @ 10pm, ITV2.

Episode 2.3: Keith Lemon continues the second series of the fast-paced sketch show in which he and a whole host of friends affectionately spoof the worlds of TV, film and celebrity.

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The Last Leg. Image shows from L to R: Alex Brooker, Adam Hills, Josh Widdicombe. Image credit: Open Mike Productions.

Last Leg, The

Next new episode: Friday 19th February @ 10pm, C4.

Episode 8.2: More of The Last Leg with Adam, Josh and Alex. This week Catherine Tate joins the team in front of a live studio audience.

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Millie Inbetween. Image shows from L to R: Lauren (Tallulah Greive), Millie (Millie Innes). Image credit: The Foundation.

Millie Inbetween

Next new episode: Tuesday 16th February @ 4:30pm, CBBC.

Episode 2.12, Brothers in Arms: Dad and Amber are back together - and Amber's moving in.

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Mr Bean. Mr Bean. Image credit: Tiger Aspect Productions.

Mr Bean

Returns: Monday 22nd February @ 4pm, CITV.

Episode 2.38, A Round Of Golf: Mr Bean fancies a game of golf so he creates his own golf course inside his flat. Then he invites Irma to join him for a round.

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QI. Image shows from L to R: Alan Davies, Stephen Fry. Image credit: TalkbackThames.

QI

Next new episode: Friday 19th February @ 10pm, BBC2.

Episode 13.16, Misconceptions: With Chris Addison, Sara Cox, Sue Perkins, and joining them and Alan Davies for one last time, Stephen Fry in his farewell appearance as host.

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Raised By Wolves. Germaine Garry (Helen Monks). Image credit: Big Talk Productions.

Raised By Wolves

Returns: Wednesday 2nd March @ 10pm, C4.

Episode 2.1, The Monroe Technique: Della turns off the household wi-fi to save money, forcing a desperate Germaine to go to the local library - where she has an unexpected romantic encounter with a former enemy. Meanwhile, with Grampy sleeping in her coat cupboard, Della decides to take a trip to the "Poor Woman's Ikea" - a skip - to look for supplies.

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Room 101. Frank Skinner. Image credit: Hat Trick Productions.

Room 101

Next new episode: Thursday 18th February @ 8:30pm, BBC1.

Episode 5.5, Shaun Ryder, Sam Simmons, Meera Syal: Musician Shaun Ryder, Australian comedian Sam Simmons and actress and author Meera Syal try to put boisterous whistling, meeting people, and overuse of the word "like" into Room 101.

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Stella. Image shows from L to R: Stella (Ruth Jones), Michael Jackson (Patrick Baladi). Image credit: Tidy Productions.

Stella

Next new episode: Tuesday 16th February @ 9pm, Sky1.

Episode 5.6: The early arrival of Michael and Beyoncé's baby turns everyone's lives upside down.

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Stewart Lee's Comedy Vehicle. Stewart Lee. Image credit: British Broadcasting Corporation.

Stewart Lee's Comedy Vehicle

Returns: Thursday 3rd March @ 10pm, BBC2.

Episode 4.1: Stewart Lee returns to BBC Two with a fourth series of his Comedy Vehicle. In this first episode Stewart looks at wealth.

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Tracey Ullman's Show. Tracey Ullman. Image credit: British Broadcasting Corporation.

Tracey Ullman's Show

Next new episode: Monday 15th February @ 10:45pm, BBC1.

Episode 6: Everything in the UK seems rosy, but this being Tracey Ullman's Show, nothing is as simple as that.

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Virtually Famous. Image shows from L to R: Chris Stark, Kevin McHale, Seann Walsh. Image credit: Talkback.

Virtually Famous

Next new episode: Tuesday 16th February @ 10pm, E4.

Episode 3.5: Seann Walsh and Chris Stark face questions and outrageous challenges alongside their celebrity guests, Sharon Rooney, Chris Ramsey, Joey Essex and Eddie Kadi.

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