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

8 Out Of 10 Cats. Image shows from L to R: Jimmy Carr, Sean Lock, Jon Richardson. Image credit: Zeppotron.

8 Out Of 10 Cats

Next new episode: Monday 24th November @ 10pm, C4.

Episode 18.8: Carol Vorderman, Krishnan Guru-Murthy, Rob Beckett and Sara Pascoe are the guests on this episode.

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Adam Buxton's Shed Of Christmas. Adam Buxton.

Adam Buxton's Shed Of Christmas

Will be broadcast: Thursday 18th December @ 9:35pm, Sky Arts 1.

Adam Buxton turns his attention to the festive season.

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

Alan Carr: Chatty Man

Next new episode: Friday 28th November @ 10pm, C4.

Episode 13.11, Russell Brand, Rafe Spall, WarwickDavis, Jim Broadbent, David Guetta, Kiesza: In tonight's show, Alan is joined by Russell Brand who talks about his latest book Revolution; Rafe Spall, Warwick Davis and Jim Broadbent chat about their new movie Get Santa; and French DJ superstar David Guetta talks about his new single release. Plus pop star Kiesza performs her hi...

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All At Sea. Image shows from L to R: Louie (Adam Greaves-Neal), Helen (Nicola Stephenson), Charlie (Ryan Wilkinson), Kevin (Steve Edge), Hannah (Milly Zero). Image credit: British Broadcasting Corporation.

All At Sea

Next new episode: Friday 28th November @ 5:30pm, CBBC.

Episode 2.10, Beast: There is a wild animal on the loose in Scarborough, but are the various 'sightings' around town fact or fantasy? And does Charlie know more about it than he is telling? Meanwhile, Hannah has taken up good works and Louis thinks he has gained a magical power.

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Babylon. Image shows from L to R: Liz Garvey (Brit Marling), Chief Constable Richard Miller (James Nesbitt). Image credit: Nightjack.

Babylon

Next new episode: Thursday 27th November @ 10pm, C4.

Episode 3: Commissioner Miller decides to give Liz and her new ideas his full backing, leaving Finn worrying about his future.

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Bad Robots. Image credit: Objective Productions.

Bad Robots

Next new episode: Tuesday 25th November @ 10pm, E4.

Episode 3: Holiday-makers in Cardiff face a tourist information machine that's full of nonsense facts, commuters keen to get across town are driven nuts trying to order a taxi with Cab B.O.T, and the Construct-a-Bear machine gets saucy in Brighton.

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Bob Servant. Bob Servant (Brian Cox). Image credit: British Broadcasting Corporation.

Bob Servant

Returns: Monday 1st December @ 10:35pm, BBC1 Scot.

Episode 2.1: Bob and Frank are back running their fleet of burger vans when a potential love interest for Frank threatens to come between them.

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Brian Pern: A Life In Rock. Image credit: British Broadcasting Corporation.

Brian Pern: A Life In Rock

Returns: Tuesday 9th December @ 10pm, BBC2.

Episode 2.1: Brian and his band mates reunite to discuss the making of their first ever Jukebox Musical, Stowe Boys. This is not easy as they hate each other.

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The British Comedy Awards. Jonathan Ross. Image credit: Unique Productions.

British Comedy Awards, The

Returns: Tuesday 9th December @ 11:05pm, C4.

Nominations Show 2014: The nominees in each category are revealed, along with some of the greatest comedy clips from 2014, plus the show features interviews with some of the biggest names in comedy, including Greg Davies, Stewart Lee, Matt Berry, Aisling Bea, Joe Wilkinson, Ian Hislop, Steve Pemberton and Reece Shearsmith.

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Citizen Khan. Image shows from L to R: Mr Khan (Adil Ray), Mrs Khan (Shobu Kapoor). Image credit: British Broadcasting Corporation.

Citizen Khan

Next new episode: Friday 28th November @ 8:30pm, BBC1.

Episode 3.4, Farmer Khan: Everyone who's anyone has been invited to a Prince Charles Royal Reception in Birmingham... but Mr Khan hasn't had an invitation.

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Comedy Central At The Comedy Store. Image credit: Open Mike Productions.

Comedy Central At The Comedy Store

Next new episode: Friday 28th November @ 10:40pm, Comedy Central.

Episode 3.6: Tonight at the legendary Comedy Store; Justin Moorhouse likes Australia (mostly), Holly Walsh is prudish about sex, Mark Olver is jealous of the young folk, and Brett Goldstein talks internet porn.

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Drifters. Image shows from L to R: Bunny (Lydia Rose Bewley), Laura (Lauren O'Rourke), Meg (Jessica Knappett). Image credit: Zodiak Media Company.

Drifters

Next new episode: Thursday 27th November @ 9pm, E4.

Episode 2.6, Meg's New Job: Meg scores a job at trendy charity HumanKind UK. All she has to do is win over her cool boss Rebecca and fit in with the general hip office vibe. No problem, right? Meanwhile, Bunny has some trouble at the Job Centre and Laura discovers her vocation.

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The Football's On. Ian Stone.

Football's On, The

Next new episode: Friday 28th November @ 10pm, BT Sport.

Episode 2.16: Ian Stone is joined by Mark Watson and Paul Tonkinson.

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

Graham Norton Show, The

Next new episode: Friday 28th November @ 10:35pm, BBC1.

Episode 16.9, Nicole Kidman, Julie Walters, Hugh Bonneville, Take That: Together on Graham's sofa: Oscar-winning star Nicole Kidman, promoting the new Paddington movie; with comic actress Julie Walters; Downton Abbey star Hugh Bonneville; and music and chat from the mighty Take That, who perform These Days.

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Have I Got News For You. Image shows from L to R: Ian Hislop, Paul Merton. Image credit: Hat Trick Productions.

Have I Got News For You

Next new episode: Friday 28th November @ 9pm, BBC1.

Episode 48.8: With team captains Paul Merton and Ian Hislop, guest host Alexander Armstrong, and panellists Josh Widdicombe and Germaine Greer.

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

Jonathan Ross Show, The

Next new episode: Saturday 29th November @ 10:50pm, ITV.

Episode 7.7, Barry Manilow, Jessica Ennis-Hill, James McAvoy, Sarah Millican, Phillip Schofield: With music legend Barry Manilow - for a chat and a performance, and also talks to Olympic champion Jessica Ennis-Hill, X-Men and Atonement star James McAvoy, TV and stand-up comedian Sarah Millican, and one of Britain's best loved presenters Phillip Schofield.

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Live At The Apollo. Image shows from L to R: Doc Brown, Jason Manford, Chris Ramsey. Image credit: Open Mike Productions.

Live At The Apollo

Next new episode: Wednesday 26th November @ 10:35pm, BBC1.

Episode 10.2, Jason Manford, Chris Ramsey, Doc Brown: Jason Manford presents special guests Chris Ramsey and Doc Brown.

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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: Wednesday 26th November @ 5pm, CBBC.

Episode 9, Mobile Wars: Lauren's new smartphone is driving everyone mad. But when Mike finally confiscates it, it goes missing and turns up in Millie's room. She's accused of stealing it, but although she knows she's innocent, she needs to prove it. Dad has to look after Fran and Jake, and he gives them a bit too much freedom to explore their creativity.

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Never Mind The Buzzcocks. Image credit: TalkbackThames.

Never Mind The Buzzcocks

Next new episode: Monday 24th November @ 10pm, BBC2.

Episode 28.8: Rhod Gilbert and regular team captains Noel Fielding and Phill Jupitus are joined by comedian Katherine Ryan, TV personality Lloyd Grossman and musicians Charlie Simpson and Paloma Faith.

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Not Going Out. Frank (Bobby Ball). Image credit: Avalon Television.

Not Going Out

Next new episode: Friday 28th November @ 9:30pm, BBC1.

Episode 7.6, Alcohol: Frank's drinking becomes a problem and forces Lee and Lucy to reassess the living arrangements in the flat.

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Perry And Croft: Made In Britain. Image shows from L to R: Jimmy Perry, David Croft.

Perry And Croft: Made In Britain

Next new episode: Saturday 29th November @ 8pm, BBC2.

Episode 3, Birds & Bees: Tonight looks at how British morality and attitudes evolved regarding romance and gender roles.

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Psychobitches. Image shows from L to R: Nancy Mitford (Sophie Ellis-Bexter), Jessica Mitford (Samantha Spiro), Unity Mitford (Sharon Horgan). Image credit: Tiger Aspect Productions.

Psychobitches

Returns: Tuesday 25th November @ 9pm, Sky Arts 1.

Episode 2.1: Rebecca Front returns as the long-suffering psychiatrist holding therapy sessions with some of history's most iconic women.

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Puppy Love. Image credit: British Broadcasting Corporation.

Puppy Love

Next new episode: Thursday 27th November @ 10pm, BBC4.

Episode 3: Naomi steps in to join a team competing in the West Kirby Sailing Club's Wilson Trophy.

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QI. Image credit: TalkbackThames.

QI

Next new episode: Friday 28th November @ 10pm, BBC2.

Episode 12.8, Lovely: With Aisling Bea, Tony Hawks and Josh Widdicombe.

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The Revolution Will Be Televised. Image shows from L to R: Jolyon Rubinstein, Heydon Prowse. Image credit: Hat Trick Productions.

Revolution Will Be Televised, The

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Heydon Prowse and Jolyon Rubinstein take on celebrities, bankers, politicians and others in a satirical prank series.

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Russell Howard's Good News. Russell Howard. Image credit: Avalon Television.

Russell Howard's Good News

Next new episode: Thursday 27th November @ 10pm, BBC2.

Episode 9.6: Topical comedy show hosted by Russell Howard, who offers his unique perspective on the big stories dominating the media across TV, online and in print, as well as picking up on those sometimes overlooked things that make him smile.

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Scot Squad. Image shows from L to R: Volunteer Officer Ken Beattie (James Allenby-Kirk), Chief Constable Cameron Miekelson (Jack Docherty). Image credit: The Comedy Unit.

Scot Squad

Next new episode: Monday 24th November @ 10:35pm, BBC1 Scot.

Episode 5: Chief Commissioner Miekelson spends a day with Volunteer Officer Ken Beattie; PCs McKirdy and Singh get into a scrape thanks to a lost ice-scraper; and it's a case of green eyed monster for PC McLaren when PC Fletcher becomes the police poster girl.

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Some Girls. Image shows from L to R: Saz (Mandeep Dhillon), Viva (Adelayo Adedayo), Holli (Natasha Jonas). Image credit: Hat Trick Productions.

Some Girls

Next new episode: Monday 24th November @ 10pm, BBC3.

Episode 3.2: The girls head off for their first music festival. Despite having to work on a t-shirt stall they still manage to pack in plenty of fun, hanging out with three boys in the tent next door. Fed up with the other girls calling her boring, Viva decides to take advantage of some new experiences on offer at the festival.

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Sweat The Small Stuff. Image shows from L to R: Melvin Odoom, Nick Grimshaw, Rochelle Humes. Image credit: Talkback.

Sweat The Small Stuff

Next new episode: Wednesday 26th November @ 10pm, BBC3.

Episode 4.5: The regulars are joined by guest panellists Maisie Williams from Game of Thrones, actor and rapper Ashley Walters and comedians James Acaster and Iain Stirling.

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Toast Of London. Steven Toast (Matt Berry). Image credit: Objective Productions.

Toast Of London

Next new episode: Monday 24th November @ 10:45pm, C4.

Episode 2.4, High Winds Actor: After the tragic death of his friend Axel Jacklin, Britain's finest exponent of acting in high winds, Toast finds himself in demand for dramatic roles such as Napoleonic-era sea captains and mad Shakesperean kings. However, in order to land these attractive parts, Toast discovers that he must become a Freemason. As it seems that every actor in Britain is 'on t...

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Trollied. Charlie (Aisling Bea). Image credit: Roughcut Television.

Trollied

Next new episode: Monday 24th November @ 8:30pm, Sky1.

Episode 4.4: First aid training gets under way but Brian is skeptical about such matters; pharmacists rule medicine, you see, not Jonny-come-latelies. Security guard Ian, meanwhile, is at his wits' end because of an unwelcome visitor: a fox. He'd appreciate it, then, if Harry (and his collection of fake fur coats) would stop winding him up.

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