Here is a list of DVDs recommended by the editors of this website. We've put these DVDs on this page as they are either currently on sale for a bargain price, one of our all-time favourite series, or a top new release worth checking out...
Debuting on ITV's opening weekend in 1955, Sunday Night At The London Palladium swiftly established itself as one of the weekly televisual highlights for the British viewing public. Lasting fourteen years until 1969 (and enjoying a revival in the 1970s), the show gained average viewing figures of 14 million and Top Ten placings most weeks, and was one of the core shows that helped establish commercial television in the UK, transcending class, denomination and age grou...
Release Date: 10th October 2011 Product Type: Region 2 DVD (5 discs) Distributor: Network
Who would have thought retirement could be so chaotic? Certainly not querulous Victor Meldrew, one of tree-lined suburbia's perennial complainers, or his long suffering wife Margaret. When he's forced to take early retirement, Victor suddenly has plenty of time on his hands to rage against the petty annoyances of life. But there's one thing to remember in the Meldrew household - whatever can go wrong often does and it usually spells disaster for Victor...
Includes all 6 series plus all of the...
Release Date: 4th October 2010 Product Type: Region 2 DVD (12 discs) Distributor: 2 Entertain
When the Royal National Gallery of London is asked to send their finest scholar to oversee the unveiling of Whistler's Mother in California, they send their most inept and detested employee, in a desperate attempt to get him out of their lives. That employee is Mr. Bean - the master of disaster! Within days of his arrival, Mr. Bean destroys virtually everything he comes into contact with, be it the career and marriage of his host or America's greatest painting.
Forget volcanoes and alien inv...
Release Date: 18th October 2010 Product Type: Blu-ray (1 disc) Distributor: Universal Pictures
The Café René, at the heart of the picturesque town of Nouvion in occupied France, is a hot-bed of war-time intrigue. Look around and you'll see the Resistance, the Communists, the German army, the Gestapo, the Royal Air Force and one Officer Crabtree (sent from "British Ontelligence Headquitters"), all in various disguises. But just where is the painting of The Fallen Madonna With The Big Boobies by Van Clomp? There's only one way to find out...
Includes all 84 episodes of the global comed...
Release Date: 23rd September 2013 Product Type: Region 2 DVD (16 discs) Distributor: Universal Playback
A mad, helter-skelter, rude, awesomely violent, unpredictable, swaggering, staggering, joyously infantile, exhilarating steamroller of a sitcom, The Young Ones provided the breakthrough for the new generation of aggressive and forthright 'alternative' comedians.
Join Rick, Vyv, Neil and Mike in their crazy and surreal comedy adventures in this 25th anniversary box set, with each episode uncut and a selection of special features.
Release Date: 29th October 2007 Product Type: Region 2 DVD (3 discs) Distributor: 2 Entertain
This double-disc set includes all twelve episodes from the second series of Carla Lane's hit Liverpudlian female sitcom The Liver Birds.
The series stars Polly James as Beryl Hennessey and Nerys Hughes as Sandra Hutchinson.
Sadly, neither the pilot nor the four episodes of Series 1 remain in the BBC's archives, making this the earliest collection of episodes available.
Release Date: 8th April 2013 Product Type: Region 2 DVD (2 discs) Distributor: Acorn Media UK Ltd
Chrissy and Jo share a bedsit flat at 6 Myddleton Terrace in Earls Court. The morning after a farewell party for a third (female) flatmate, and in sore need of the extra financial contribution, they prepare to start looking for her replacement. Unbeknownst to them, asleep in the bath after drinking too much of an appalling concoction they called punch, is Robin Tripp, the friend of a friend of a friend of a friend, and a catering student to boot. Since he can cook, they invite him to become the ...
Release Date: 26th May 2008 Product Type: Region 2 DVD (6 discs) Distributor: Network
The entire first and second series, plus Christmas special, of sitcom Dear John...., where upon finding his wife has left him for his best friend, John joins the 1-2-1 Club, a local encounter group for the divorced and separated.
Here he meets the feisty Kate, the bland, bespectacled Ralph, the exuberant Kirk St. Moritz, resplendent in white suit and medallion, and of course club founder Louise, who asks everyone with relish "Were there any sexual problems?"
Release Date: 9th May 2010 Product Type: Region 2 DVD (4 discs) Distributor: Acorn Media UK Ltd
Modern life is rubbish. Nobody talks to each other, work is dull and we are made to feel inadequate by everyone and everything around us. Features the complete series of comedy guru Armando Iannucci's sketch shows.
Release Date: 4th September 2006 Product Type: Region 2 DVD (1 disc) Distributor: Fremantle Home Entertainment
Government embarrassment, ministerial cock-up, coalition rows, backroom deals, policy U-turns, spin-doctoring, political back-stabbing, wild media speculation, and more time spent with ones family. It can only be the cult Westminster political comedy.
This 8-disc box set includes all four series of Armando Iannucci's hit political-set comedy The Thick Of It.
Release Date: 19th November 2012 Product Type: Region 2 DVD (8 discs) Distributor: BBC
All 18 episodes from the complete three series of the Channel 4 sitcom based on the testing times of bohemian, heavy-drinking misanthrope and second-hand bookshop owner Bernard Black (Dylan Moran) - who loves books but hates customers.
Help is at hand, however, in the form of mild-mannered Manny (Bill Bailey), who proves to be something of a star at selling books, and Fran (Tamsin Greig), who owns the 'Nifty Gifty' gift shop next door.
A range of extras include ...
Release Date: 2nd September 2013 Product Type: Region 2 DVD (3 discs) Distributor: 4DVD
Ronnie Barker stars as Arkwright, the tight-fisted stammering shop-keeper, who would rather risk instant amputation than replace his death-trap of a till. A young David Jason plays Granville, Arkwright's ill-fated, over-worked, sexually-frustrated errand boy, while Lynda Baron is Nurse Gladys Emmanuel, the owner of an awesome bosom and an old Morris Minor and is the object of the grocer's undying lust.
Contains the original 1973 pilot, and every episode from the fo...
Release Date: 12th October 2009 Product Type: Region 2 DVD (4 discs) Distributor: 2 Entertain
Desmond's follows the exploits of Peckham barber shop proprietor Desmond Ambrose, his wife Sheila, three children and an assortment of locals and regulars.
Includes a bonus documentary about the late Norman Beaton (Desmond): Beaton But Unbowed - A Tribute To An Artist.
Release Date: 30th September 2007 Product Type: Region 2 DVD (1 disc) Distributor: 4DVD
The complete collection of hit BBC sitcom Brush Strokes, five (not six) series of which were broadcast during the late 1980s and early 1990s.
From John Esmonde and Bob Larbey, the creators of hit series Please Sir! and The Good Life, Karl Howman stars as Jacko: painter, decorator and all-round charmer, never happier than when he's in the company of the opposite sex.
Somewhat naughty, always good-natured, Jacko lives with his married sister J...
Release Date: 7th October 2013 Product Type: Region 2 DVD (6 discs) Distributor: Acorn Media UK Ltd
First screened in 1995, the four-time BAFTA award-winning Father Ted tells the tale of three Irish priests and their housekeeper. Life is hard for Ted. Exiled to the remote Craggy Island (for reasons which never quite become clear but may have something to do with missing Church funds), he is forced to share a house with three of the most difficult people in Ireland...
First there's Father Jack (Frank Kelly), who has not been sober since 1936 and has a vocabulary which ex...
Release Date: 12th November 2012 Product Type: Region 2 DVD (5 discs) Distributor: 4DVD
A television comedy which centres around the relationship between two neighbours, as they attempt to live and work together, and their long suffering wives. This box set features the complete collection from all 8 series of the popular show.
Release Date: 18th April 2011 Product Type: Region 2 DVD (8 discs) Distributor: Fremantle Home Entertainment
Hailed by Time Magazine as "a movie" and the Chicago Reader as "full of stuff", Monty Python And The Holy Grail follows King Arthur and his band of less-than-merry men across the English countryside as they search for the elusive Grail. See flying cows, killer rabbits, vestal virgins and various forms of shrubbery as the Knights of the Round Table run away from peril at every possible moment. See the movie which critics universally agree is about 92 minutes long!
Release Date: 26th March 2012 Product Type: Region 2 Blu-ray (1 disc) Distributor: Sony Pictures Home Entertainment
Eight series, 137 episodes, over 20 discs. This is the complete collection of ITV's sitcom spin-offs from the popular Doctor... series of books, also popular films from Rank: Doctor In The House, Doctor At Large, Doctor In Charge, Doctor At Sea and Doctor On The Go.
Doctor In The House follows the exploits of student doctors Upton (Barry Evans), Waring (Robin Nedwell), Stuart-Clarke (Geoffrey Davies) and Colli...
Release Date: 10th November 2008 Product Type: Region 2 DVD (20 discs) Distributor: Network
All the episodes from series one, two and three of the anarchic, violent sitcom, following the fortunes of Richie Richard (Rik Mayall) and Eddie Hitler (Adrian Edmondson), two grotesque losers living in a squalid flat in London and trying to make sense of their pointless existence.
Release Date: 3rd October 2005 Product Type: Region 2 DVD (3 discs) Distributor: 2 Entertain
Cricket - the sport of gentlemen - takes on new dimensions in this cheeky British comedy about the foibles and follies of married life.
Kevin and Maggie Costello live for the moment, constantly expressing their affection for each other in outrageous ways. Roger and Mim Dervish, on the other hand, lead a quiet life, reserving their passions for the seemingly more subdued activities of cricket and tea cakes. But when the Costellos and Dervishes meet at a cricket match, the collision of opposing...
Release Date: 6th April 2008 Product Type: Region 2 DVD (4 discs) Distributor: Network
Robert Hardy takes a dual role in Andrew Marshall and David Renwick's (Whoops Apocalypse, 2point4 Children, One Foot In The Grave) razor-sharp satire depicting the ongoing shenanigans of the day-to-day running of a tabloid newspaper. Co-starring Richard Wilson (One Foot In The Grave) as former TV presenter Dicky Lipton - employed to clean up the newspaper - and Geoffrey Palmer (As Time Goes By) as 'managing editor' Harry Strin...
Release Date: 18th October 2010 Product Type: Region 2 DVD (2 discs) Distributor: Network
Here are the complete first 4 series from the highly acclaimed comedy from Graham Linehan. The short story is that in the dark and shabby basement, the company's IT Support Team - bitter slacker Roy (Chris O'Dowd), socially inept Moss (Richard Ayoade), and their new boss, computer illiterate Jen (Katherine Parkinson) - rule their own domain of professional irresponsibility, mega-nerd ecstasy, and random acts of personal insanity.
1 x double-sided...
Release Date: 27th September 2010 Product Type: Region 2 DVD (4 discs) Distributor: 2 Entertain
This collection contains 12 feature films starring diminutive funny-man Norman Wisdom.
The twelve classic British comedy titles are: The Bulldog Breed, One Good Turn, The Early Bird, Press For Time, On The Beat, Man Of The Moment, A Stitch In Time, Just My Luck, The Square Peg, Follow A Star, Trouble In Store and Up In The World. The Norman Wisdom Collection has over 18 hours of content.
Release Date: 1st September 2008 Product Type: Region 2 DVD (12 discs) Distributor: ITV Studios Home Entertainment
All three series of the BBC sitcom written by and starring Ruth Jones and James Corden, which chronicles the ongoing romance between Essex boy Gavin (Mathew Horne) and Cardiff lass Stacey (Joanna Page) - and the cataclysmic combining of their respective family and friends!
The 2008 Christmas special is also included.
Release Date: 7th December 2009 Product Type: Blu-ray (4 discs) Distributor: 2 Entertain
12,000,000 television viewers saw the outrageous Freddie Starr perform at the top of his form in front of a brave, understandably nervous, star-studded audience...
This, the highest-rated, Audience With show ever, was witnessed live by a host of TV celebrities including Patsy Palmer, Vanessa Feltz, Garry Bushell, The Jourdanaires, Peter Stringfellow, Torvill & Dean, Mr Motivator, Dale Winton and many more.
Includes footage not suitab...
Release Date: 13th June 2005 Product Type: Region 2 DVD (1 disc) Distributor: Universal Pictures
All four series of the late 1960s British television comedy George And The Dragon starring Sid James.
James plays George Russell, chauffeur to the aristocratic Colonel Maynard (John Le Mesurier). The Colonel has immense trouble in keeping a housekeeper, as the lecherous George can't keep his hands to himself. However, George might have met his match when the formidable Gabrielle Dragon (Peggy Mount) is hired.
Release Date: 24th January 2005 Product Type: DVD (4 discs) Distributor: Network
Sid Balmoral James is a hard-working layabout, gambler and con artist, hanging out in Charlie's Nosh Bar and on the Soho streets, occasionally stopping off at Liz's drinking club to borrow money to pay off his gambling debts and cons gone wrong.
Includes all 10 surviving episodes of the 1960s sitcom, all but a Hancock's Half Hour spin-off, starring Sid James, as created and written by Alan Simpson and Ray Galton (Series 1), and continued by Sid Green and ...
Release Date: 6th February 2012 Product Type: Region 2 DVD (2 discs) Distributor: Acorn Media UK Ltd
Contains all four movies, all four TV series, Monty Python Live At The Hollywood Bowl, and a sample of the 'personal best' releases.
This is almost identical to an earlier set, but this time with no t-shirt or inflatable parrot!
Release Date: 16th February 2009 Product Type: Region 2 DVD (11 discs) Distributor: Sony Pictures Home Entertainment
Includes all 28 episodes from the TV series, plus the movie.
A genuine British comedy classic, the popularity of Rising Damp remains unparalleled some 25 years after the first transmission. Detailing the day-to-day events at Rigsby's dingy boarding-house in which the landlord from hell, Rupert Rigsby prowled around his dilapidated eyrie, poking his nose into his lodgers' affairs.
In the feature length movie, Rigsby (Leonard Rossiter) is still intending to make Miss Jones (...
Release Date: 1st September 2008 Product Type: Region 2 DVD (5 discs) Distributor: ITV DVD
TV talkshow and radio personality Alan Partridge is Steve Coogan's most famous and celebrated character. This all-encompassing collection consists of all the episodes of Knowing Me, Knowing You (including the Christmas special) and its follow-up I'm Alan Partridge.
The set's myriad of exras include deleted scenes, documentaries, episode commentaries, Comic Relief appearances, and much more.
Release Date: 16th November 2009 Product Type: Region 2 DVD (6 discs) Distributor: 2 Entertain
Features all the fourteen episodes from both series of the police sitcom starring Rowan Atkinson.
Release Date: 17th September 2001 Product Type: Region 2 DVD (2 discs) Distributor: Vision Video Ltd.
This 7-disc set contains all three series of Yes Minister, and both series of its sequel, Yes, Prime Minister.
Please note that this set has been re-issued on a number of occasions, merely with differing artwork.
Release Date: 15th October 2006 Product Type: Region 2 DVD (7 discs) Distributor: 2 Entertain
The complete Series One. The complete Series Two. The special.
What more could you want from an 8 disc collectors' edition?
Extras, you say? Well fret not, for this release has them in spades:
Audio commentaries from members of the cast on episodes 1, 2, 5 and 9
'Behind The Scenes' featurette
Cast and crew biographies
Green Wing Phenomena documentary
Green Wing music tracks
Guy Ball feature
A 12 page booklet
Release Date: 15th October 2007 Product Type: Region 2 DVD (8 discs) Distributor: 4DVD
Are You Being Served? was broadcast for 13 years, from 1972 to 1985. It was set in the department store, Grace Brothers and was written mainly by Jeremy Lloyd and David Croft.
The idea for the show came from Lloyd's brief period working at Simpson's of Piccadilly in the early 1950s, a clothing store that traded for over 60 years until 1999.
Now you can buy all 10 series, including the Christmas specials - although sadly not spin-off Grave & Favour...
Release Date: 13th September 2010 Product Type: Region 2 DVD (12 discs) Distributor: 2 Entertain
This 6 disc box set contains all 27 episodes of classic sitcom Whatever Happened To The Likely Lads?, and the 8 surviving episodes of its predecessor, The Likely Lads:
Older Women Are More Experienced
The Last Of The Big Spenders
Goodbye To All That
The Other Side Of The Fence
This classic comedy series stars Rodney Bewes and James Bolam as Geordies Terr...
Release Date: 16th October 2006 Product Type: Region 2 DVD (6 discs) Distributor: 2 Entertain
Comedian, actor, folk singer and TV presenter Jasper Carrott first came to national attention in 1975 with his top five double-A-side hit single, Funky Moped/Magic Roundabout.
Thirty-five years on, he remains one of Britain's best-loved comic performers. His many awards include a BAFTA (for Carrott's Lib) and a Lifetime Achievement Award at the 2008 British Comedy Awards; he has twice been voted TV Personality of the Year, and received an OBE in 20...
Release Date: 28th February 2011 Product Type: Region 2 DVD (1 disc) Distributor: Network
This DVD set includes all 13 episodes of Bromwell High - seven of which were never broadcast on British television. Extras include a behind the scenes featurette and a selection of deleted scenes.
Release Date: 1st October 2006 Product Type: Region 2 DVD (1 disc) Distributor: 2 Entertain
Relive the entire Series 1 of That Mitchell And Webb Look on DVD.
The DVD is bursting with well loved characters such as Sir Digby Chicken Ceasar, Angel Summoner and BMX Bandit, as well exclusive extras including, outtakes, behind the scenes and a M&W documentary. A must for any fans of Mitchell & Webb and the hit series Peep Show.
Special features include outtakes, a special documentary, and behind the scenes footage.
Release Date: 29th October 2007 Product Type: Region 2 DVD (1 disc) Distributor: Contender Entertainment Group
Psychoville is the award-winning, dark, twisted comedy bought to us by Reece Shearsmith and Steve Pemberton, two of The League Of Gentlemen.
Over the two series we follow the fortunes or mis-fortunes of a bizarre bunch of characters including; Mr Lomax, a blind toy collector. Mr Jelly - the clown of a hundred hands (well, 13, but who's counting). Maureen and David Sourbutts, a serial killer obsessed mother and son duo. Joy Aston - a midwife with an unhealthy obsess...
Release Date: 13th June 2011 Product Type: Region 2 Blu-ray (4 discs) Distributor: 2 Entertain
This deluxe edition includes fantastic digitally remastered episodes plus a whole host of special features, many of which are completely exclusive to this DVD set.
All four series fully remastered; brand new audio commentaries with Rowan Atkinson & John Lloyd, Stephen Fry, Ben Elton, Richard Curtis & John Lloyd, Tony Robinson & Tim McInnerny; Blackadder Rides Again, a special documentary to mark the 25th Anniversary; exclusive extended interviews with Richard Curtis & Ben...
Release Date: 15th June 2009 Product Type: Region 2 DVD (7 discs) Distributor: 2 Entertain
Featuring the entire series of Jeeves And Wooster based on the characters created by P.G. Wodehouse.
Jeeves And Wooster is one of the most delightful period comedy series in TV history. Stephen Fry and Hugh Laurie have captured the wit and sophistication of P.G Wodehouse and manage to portray the marvellous, light hearted atmosphere in which the stories were originally set to perfection. Now you can enjoy every episode at your leisure in this delightf...
Release Date: 5th September 2011 Product Type: Region 2 DVD (8 discs) Distributor: ITV Studios Home Entertainment
Written by the successful team of John Esmonde and Bob Larbey, Ever Decreasing Circles was first broadcast by the BBC in February 1984. Richard Briers, Penelope Wilton and Peter Egan star in this popular suburban-set comedy.
This box set features all four series of the hit comedy show.
Release Date: 16th April 2007 Product Type: Region 2 DVD (5 discs) Distributor: Cinema Club
One of the nineties' most consistently successful and fondly remembered sitcoms, Birds Of A Feather stars Pauline Quirke and Linda Robson as Sharon and Tracey, North London-born sisters left to fend for themselves, both financially and emotionally, when their husbands are jailed for armed robbery.
While Darryl and Chris do time, the girls try numerous ways to bolster their dwindling finances from dog-walking services to hawking cheap perfume, swimming-pool construction to...
Release Date: 10th October 2011 Product Type: Region 2 DVD (19 discs) Distributor: Network
Morecambe and Wise are the greatest comedy double act ever to grace our TV screens. The fabulous mixture of sketches, musical numbers, insights into their 'home' life and the plays 'wot Ernie wrote' brought them audiences in the millions.
On stage they were living legends with Eric's raised eyebrows, Des O'Connor jibes and cheeky catchphrases putting every audience in the palm of their hands. And, of course, the stars - from Shirley Bassey and Elton John to Laurence Ol...
Release Date: 3rd October 2010 Product Type: Region 2 DVD (20 discs) Distributor: 2 Entertain
BAFTA-winning comedians Lee Mack and Tim Vine star alongside Sally Bretton (The Office, Green Wing), Miranda Hart (Miranda), Megan Dodds (Spooks) and Katy Wix (Torchwood) in the hit BBC One prime-time series Not Going Out.
Series 1: Lee is unburdened by ambition or drive, drifting from one ill-advised job to another, living off the goodwill and generosity of his landlady, Kate (Dodds), a clean li...
Release Date: 21st May 2012 Product Type: Region 2 DVD (9 discs) Distributor: Universal Pictures
This set includes series one and two of the sitcom where a smoking room in a large company becomes the place to hide for a group of personnel misfits. It doesn't matter if you don't smoke, it's the place for a work break.
A great value set containing all 17 episodes plus extras.
Release Date: 16th October 2006 Product Type: Region 2 DVD (4 discs) Distributor: Cinema Club
The complete collection of The Fast Show, featuring characters such as Ted and Ralph, coughing Bob Fleming, the "Suit you, sir" tailors from hell and the bloke in the stupid hat.
Special features include highlights from Fast Show Night, the show's Comedy Connections episode, Suit You Sir!: The Inside Leg Of The Fast Show, interviews and a behind-the-scenes feature.
Release Date: 5th November 2007 Product Type: Region 2 DVD (7 discs) Distributor: 2 Entertain
Journalist, presenter, broadcaster, husband, father, vigorous all-rounder - Alan Partridge - a man with a fascinating past and an amazing future. Gregarious and popular, yet Alan's never happier than when relaxing in his own five-bedroom, south-built house with three acres of land and access to a private stream. But who is this mysterious enigma?
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Release Date: 29th September 2011 Product Type: Book Distributor: Harper Collins
The biggest stand-up gig in history in aid of Great Ormond Street Hospital. With a stellar comedy line-up including Alan Carr, Michael McIntyre, Lee Evans, Bill Bailey, Rob Brydon and Jack Dee - this spectacular, must-see DVD was filmed live at London's O2 Arena.
The profits from this DVD go to Great Ormond Street Hospital for Children.
Release Date: 26th April 2010 Product Type: Region 2 DVD (1 disc) Distributor: Universal Pictures
Royston Vasey - It may look like every bleak provincial town you've ever seen, but as for the locals...
Over thress series and a Christmas special we follow the strange, macabre and shocking stories of some of the residents. Edward and Tubbs, brother and sister shopkeepers whose only desire is to keep their customers local and find a bridge for their 'offspring'. Pauline the demonic Restart Officers whose control problem with pens leads to a hostage situation and a touching tale of transvesti...
Release Date: 30th May 2005 Product Type: Region 2 DVD (5 discs) Distributor: 2 Entertain
Great artwork and packaging, if nothing else. This massive box set contains every surviving episode of the sublime wartime comedy Dad's Army.
Release Date: 29th October 2007 Product Type: Region 2 DVD (14 discs) Distributor: 2 Entertain
The Day Today, based on the classic radio series On The Hour is one of the greatest satirical comedies ever made.
Hosted by arch-anchorman Christopher Morris, he and his team of reporters cover every single news story and fact possible. Alongside Morris are his reporting teaming including incomprehensible business correspondent Collaterlie Sisters, incompetent economics correspondent Peter O'Hanarah-hanrahan, and the legendary but tactless sports reporter Alan Partridge.
Release Date: 24th April 2004 Product Type: Region 2 DVD (2 discs) Distributor: 2 Entertain
Frankie Howerd, one of the 20th Century's best-loved comics, left behind a wide variety of work. Arguably his most well-known and loved role was that of Lurcio in Up Pompeii!, available on DVD here for the first time.
Contents are as follows:
Up Pompeii! Pilot episode (1969)
Up Pompeii! Series 1 (1970)
Up Pompeii! Series 2 (1970)
Further Up Pompeii! Special (1975)
Then Churchill Said To Me (1982)
Comedy Greats: Frankie Howerd
The Comedy Greats DVD contains sketch...
Release Date: 16th October 2006 Product Type: Region 2 DVD (5 discs) Distributor: 2 Entertain
Human Remains is a darkly comic series about six very different, very offbeat, and very engrossing couples who unwittingly expose the dynamics of their dysfunctional relationships.
The Human Remains DVD features a generous package of extras, including deleted scenes and outtakes.
Release Date: 29th September 2003 Product Type: Region 2 DVD (1 disc) Distributor: 2 Entertain
All episodes from the first five series of the award-winning CBBC history show.
Based on the best-selling children's books and liberally splattered with guts, blood and poo, the series offers an anarchic and unconventional take on some of history's most gruesome and funny moments, with topics including the Stone Age, the Middle Ages, the Egyptians and the Romans, among others.
Release Date: 28th October 2013 Product Type: Region 2 DVD (10 discs) Distributor: BBC
Shun your Shakespeare, chuck away your Chaucer, destroy your DVDs of the Anglo-Saxon Chronicle! You've got to make shelf space for the complete box set of Maid Marian And Her Merry Men. Never has so much fun and lunacy been crammed into one small cardboard container. If you tried to squeeze in even one more tiny joke, it would squash the others so badly they'd jump out and run home crying to their mummies.
Marvel at the relatively young Tony Robinson's hilarious cavortings in t...
Release Date: 21st September 2008 Product Type: Region 2 DVD (8 discs) Distributor: Eureka Entertainment
This box set features all 6 series of the popular sitcom, Goodnight Sweetheart.
Meet Mr. Gary Sparrow, an ordinary bloke with an extraordinary life. Juggling his roles as 'devoted' husband, dependable friend and doting father; Gary also partakes in courageous acts of 1940s heroism. In the East End of London lies a strange alley - Duckett's Passage - an alley that leads Gary back to war torn London, to his wife Phoebe and their son, Michael.
This set was initially available as 'The C...
Release Date: 23rd October 2006 Product Type: Region 2 DVD (11 discs) Distributor: Revelation Films Ltd
This amazing 26-disc set, the complete Only Fools And Horses, has been reissued with new packaging.
Presented as a leopard-skin photograph album, this complete Only Fools And Horses twenty-six disc set is a must have for serious fans of the Trotters and their escapades. It contains all the episodes from the seven series plus all the specials. Lovely jubbly indeed!
Release Date: 16th October 2006 Product Type: Region 2 DVD (26 discs) Distributor: 2 Entertain
From 1971 to 1987, over 12 series, four Christmas specials and two classic silent films, Ronnie Barker and Ronnie Corbett combined to produce one of the most popular television comedy series ever made.
From their introduction, "And in a packed programme tonight..." to the "Goodnight from him" finale, viewers savoured every moment. The 'Four Candles' and 'Mastermind' sketches, the Piggy Malone and Charley Farley stories and the hilarious musical numbers have a speci...
Release Date: 17th September 2012 Product Type: Region 2 DVD (27 discs) Distributor: 2 Entertain
This collection contains all 37 surviving episodes, from 1956 to 1961, of the classic TV sitcom written by Galton and Simpson, featuring East Cheam's most famous resident, Tony Hancock, alongside supporting stars including Sid James and Kenneth Williams.
Sadly, 17 episodes from the series are missing believed wiped, but their scripts are included in PDF form amongst the set's extras.
Release Date: 22nd October 2007 Product Type: Region 2 DVD (8 discs) Distributor: 2 Entertain
A comedy based around the lives of pensioner pals Jack Jarvis and Victor McDade, Still Game is set in and around a fictional part of Glasgow called Craiglang, and Jack and Victor's home in Osprey Heights. Focusing on the ironies and comedy of old age with humour, tenderness and pathos, these OAPS prove they're still game for anything the world can throw at them!
This set contains every episode made to date. That's all six series of the show, plus the two 2007 Christmas and New Year spe...
Release Date: 3rd November 2008 Product Type: Region 2 DVD (7 discs) Distributor: 2 Entertain
Sid James stars as successful travelling stationery salesman and average family man Sid Abbott in this classic television comedy. A man who would give anything for a quiet life, his position as head of the chaotic Abbott household is constantly being eroded by the harassment and seemingly unreasonable demands made by his family - wife and sparring partner Jean, (Diana Coupland), groovy, art school dropout son Mike (Robin Stewart) and schoolgirl daughter Sally (Sally Geeso...
Release Date: 1st September 2008 Product Type: Region 2 DVD (12 discs) Distributor: Network
Welcome to Maplin's, Britain's favourite holiday camp, where the sun-drenched summer never ends. Here we find our heroic Yellow Coats involved in all kinds of jolly japes and comic capers, in the chalets, in the Hawaiian Ballroom and all around the Olympic-sized swimming pool. So roll up your trousers and get those knobbly knees out, it's time for a complete season of fun and frolics - come on campers, Hi-De-Hi!
Brand new repackaged box set collection all 9 series of the sitcom classic.
Release Date: 23rd September 2013 Product Type: Region 2 DVD (13 discs) Distributor: Universal Playback
This 2-disc special edition of Monty Python's Life Of Brian is packed with extra features:
Commentary with Terry Gilliam, Eric Idle and Terry Jones
Commentary with John Cleese and Michael Palin
Brand new hour-long documentary The Story Of Brian
An illustrated recording by the Pythons of their early screenplay in progress
5 deleted scenes: 'Shepherds', 'The Sign That is The Sign', 'Otto', 'Pilate's Wife' and 'The Souvenir Salesman'.
Release Date: 3rd December 2007 Product Type: Blu-ray (1 disc) Distributor: Sony Pictures Home Entertainment
This special edition marks the 30th Anniversary of one of the greatest situation comedies British television has ever seen. John Cleese provides audio commentaries on all 12 episodes.
Exclusive commentaries by John Cleese
2009 extended interviews
Includes exclusive interview with Connie Booth
Interviews with John Cleese, Prunella Scales and Andrew Sachs.
Series 1 director's commentary by John Howard Da...
Release Date: 19th October 2009 Product Type: Region 2 DVD (3 discs) Distributor: 2 Entertain
Join Matthew (the agoraphobic, self-obsessed, macho man); Martin (the wimpish, sex-starved underdog) and Mandy (the gorgeous blonde, who always seems to end up with the wrong men), in this outrageously funny flat-share comedy that is anything but politically correct.
In the second series, Mandy decides that being celibate could solve her problems with men, but finds it extremely difficult to say no. A friend helps Matthew overcome his agoraphobia and he ventures outside the flat, only to disc...
Release Date: 23rd August 2004 Product Type: Region 2 DVD (3 discs) Distributor: 2 Entertain
All six episodes from Chris Morris's controversial spoof on current affairs television.
Animals includes Paul Daniels's impassioned appeal on behalf of a distressed elephant.
Drugs features a host of celebrities condemning the made-up drug Cake.
Science has Steven Berkoff warn the nation about the dangers of heavy electricity.
Sex explores the difference between Good and Bad AIDS.
Crime features more on-the-spot, up-to-the-minute rep...
Release Date: 13th August 2007 Product Type: Region 2 DVD (1 disc) Distributor: 4DVD
The first sitcom written both for and starring black actors, The Fosters showcased the early work of Lenny Henry (riding high on a recent win in talent series New Faces) as the budding artist son of easygoing family man Samuel Foster (Norman Beaton, who would go on to gain fame in '90s comedy Desmond's). The series follows the day-to-day trials of Samuel and his lively wife Pearl (both immigrants from Guyana) and their three children on a South London housing e...
Release Date: 5th July 2010 Product Type: Region 2 DVD (2 discs) Distributor: Network
Behold the complete collection of Outnumbered, the semi-improvised awards-winning comedy that has touched the hearts of the nation.
Revel in a full five series and seven years with the Brockmans, discovering how this chaotic and charming family has grown and matured with us.
Outnumbered has redefined the family comedy by bringing it closer to home.
Release Date: 10th March 2014 Product Type: Region 2 DVD (9 discs) Distributor: BBC
All 19 full-length episodes from the three series brought together in one box set.
Delusional Liam Gallagher-loving Linda La Hughes (Kathy Burke) and camp struggling actorrrr Tom Farrell (James Dreyfus) are oddball flatmates. They're both dim bulbs looking for a good man - well any man at all really; even an escaped con will do. Witness the coarsest, foul-mouthed side-splitting complaints, bitching, intolerance and yet touching camaraderie between these two of life's unfortunate...
Release Date: 13th November 2006 Product Type: Region 2 DVD (3 discs) Distributor: Universal Playback
Features every single episode from the first, second and third series of the topical comedy show, based in the offices of 'Globelink News'. The best satire of television that you will find, anywhere.
Release Date: 3rd April 2006 Product Type: Region 2 DVD (6 discs) Distributor: 2 Entertain
It took god six days to create the heavens and the earth... and Monty Python 90 minutes to screw it up.
John Cleese, Graham Chapman, Terry Jones, Eric Idle, Terry Gilliam and Michael Palin have returned to explain The Meaning of Life (again - this time on Blu-ray). The Python crew offer the usual tasteful sketches involving favourite bodily parts and functions, the wonders of war, the miracle of birth and a special preview of what's waiting for us in ...
Release Date: 9th September 2013 Product Type: Region 2 Blu-ray (1 disc) Distributor: Universal Pictures
Paul Nicholas and Jan Francis are outstanding in their roles as Vince - the cockney, unreliable, Jack-the-lad with a witty one-liner for every occasion - and Penny - the posh, prim and proper lady. When Vince got cold feet and left Penny standing at the altar, Penny got on with her life and tried to forget Vince once and for all. Five years, and a chance meeting later, Penny's feelings are rekindled, feelings that she thought were gone forever. Insisting that they would remain 'jus...
Release Date: 25th October 2010 Product Type: Region 2 DVD (4 discs) Distributor: Eureka Entertainment
The classic 1960s British comedy series about a middle aged man and his elderly father who run an unsuccessful 'rag and bone' business. Harold (the son) wants to better himself but his father always seems to ruin things, sometimes accidentally and other times deliberately.
Release Date: 29th October 2007 Product Type: Region 2 DVD (13 discs) Distributor: 2 Entertain
Complete collection of this popular television series about a group of six friends - three men and three women - and the ups and downs they encounter playing the 21st century dating game.
A range of extras include interviews, commentaries, documentaries, script extracts, out-takes and more.
Release Date: 16th August 2004 Product Type: Region 2 DVD (6 discs) Distributor: VCI Group
This 6 disc set contains all the series of this classic Man About The House spin-off.
The acclaimed series follows dispassionate landlord George Roper (Brian Murphy - Last Of The Summer Wine) and his upwardly mobile wife Mildred (Yootha Joyce - Nearest And Dearest), as they move from working class life to 46 Peacock Crescent, and thus to suburbia. The move is long awaited for domineering Mildred, who climbs the social ladder to middle class with gusto. Georg...
Release Date: 6th October 2008 Product Type: Region 2 DVD (6 discs) Distributor: Network
From the often bizarre pen of One Foot In The Grave writer David Renwick comes the entire first four series of this very popular BBC drama series.
Working from his home in a converted windmill, Jonathan Creek (Alan Davies) is a magician with a natural ability for solving puzzles. He soon puts this ability to another use: solving murders. Together with his journalist sidekick played by Caroline Quentin, and later by Julia Sawalha (and now in this updat...
Release Date: 27th September 2010 Product Type: Region 2 DVD (9 discs) Distributor: 2 Entertain
Includes series 1 and 2 of the television comedy Dinnerladies. The programme follows a group of Northern factory canteen workers who manage to find a seam of humour in their humdrum jobs. There's hard-working and normal Bren (Victoria Wood), her love-interest Tony the canteen manager, and a clutch of peculiarly eccentric characters on both sides of the counter. And then there's Julie Walters as Bren's filthy, drunken, scene-stealing mother Petula. Dinnerladies is a classic magic bl...
Release Date: 13th November 2006 Product Type: Region 2 DVD (2 discs) Distributor: Universal Playback
Without a doubt one of the most popular and endearing of ITV sitcoms, On The Buses ran for a tremendous seven series along with three feature films and a spin-off featuring Blakey on the Costa del Sol!
For the first time ever, both series and all of the films are gathered together in one hilarious set. Reg Varney stars as jack-the-lad Stan Butler and Bob Grant as clippie Jack Harper, employees whose unwavering objective was to get through the day with the minimum o...
Release Date: 19th September 2011 Product Type: Region 2 DVD (15 discs) Distributor: Network
Legendary British comedian and Squire of Knotty Ash, Ken Dodd, tells jokes and offers anecdotes from his lengthy career in showbiz in front of a special celebrity audience.
Release Date: 10th May 2010 Product Type: Region 2 DVD (1 disc) Distributor: ITV Studios Home Entertainment
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Newspaper reports suggest that Peter Kay is working on bringing Phoenix Nights back for live shows. Read
Thom Tuck talks Munnery, Bambi, expensive dross at the Fringe, piles of rubbish on BBC3, and more. Read
Bill Kerr, who played Tony Hancock's dim-witted Australian sidekick, has died at the age of 92. Read
BBC Radio Comedy will be running comedy writing information sessions in London and Manchester. Read
David Walliams, Catherine Tate, Philip Glenister and Frances de la Tour talk about Big School Series 2. Read
Lord Alan B'Stard, First Marquess of Haltemprice, has died at the age of 58, it has been confirmed. Read
Frankie Boyle has blasted TV commissioning, Mock The Week, panel show booking, & other topics. Read
John Kearns, Alex Edelman and Phil Ellis are winners of the Edinburgh Comedy Awards 2014. Read
Plot details have been released about the 2nd series of James Corden and Mathew Baynton's comedy. Read
Lucy Beaumont talks about how she got started in comedy, and what she misses about leaving Hull. Read
BBC One has ordered a comedy drama series based on the best-selling book, The Tent, The Bucket and Me. Read
BBC One has ordered six episodes of Mountain Goats, a sitcom about a mountain rescue team. Read
Sky1 is making Agatha Raisin And The Quiche Of Death, a crime comedy drama starring Ashley Jensen. Read
Musical comedian Aidan Strangeman has won the 2014 So You Think You're Funny? new act competition. Read
Channel Dave has ordered 10 more episodes of comic chat format Alan Davies: As Yet Untitled. Read
ITV2 has commissioned a brand new sketch show starring Leigh Francis's alter-ego, Keith Lemon. Read
E4 has ordered a new comedy series called Chewing Gum, written by and starring Michaela Coel. Read
A police camera has caught comedian Roy Chubby Brown reading a newspaper whilst driving. Read
Jack Whitehall and his dad will move to BBC Two for a second series of Backchat. Read
BBC Three has ordered a new comedy series called Together. The show is written by & stars Jonny Sweet. Read
BBC Three has ordered Top Coppers, a 'silly, gag-filled, action comedy' which follows two police detectives. Read
Fried, a BBC Comedy Feeds sitcom pilot set in a low-rent fast food chain shop, has been given a series. Read
BBC Three has ordered a full series of Josh, the sitcom starring and co-written by Josh Widdicombe. Read
Harry Hill will host a reboot of singing show Stars In Their Eyes. ITV wants to do more comedy too. Read
A photo gallery providing an intimate insight into the pre-gig routines and notes of some of comedians. Read
The shortlists for the prestigious Foster's Edinburgh Comedy Awards 2014 is here: Read
The sketch group WitTank, stars of Live At The Electric, are now developing a sitcom project for E4. Read
Outnumbered star Hugh Dennis is to appear in You Should See My Family, a new hybrid comedy format. Read
Stand-up Romesh Ranganathan talk schools, comedy writing advice and more in this interview. Read
Channel 4 are to pilot a new panel show format hosted by Adam Hills called Welcome To My World. Read
An interview with stand-up comedian and podcast host Stuart Goldsmith. What is his own masterplan? Read
Gary Lucy, Andrew Dunn and Louis Emerick are amongst the stars for The Full Monty live UK tour. Read
Tim Vine has won the award for the funniest joke at the 2014 Edinburgh Fringe festival. Top 10 gag
Holly Walsh's Edinburgh Fringe marketing design has won at the first ever Comedy Poster Awards. View
Stand-up comic Tom Craine talks about the cultural panic that exists around being single nowadays. Read
A bunch of comedians offer their suggested cures for that inevitable festival-based hangover. Watch
Lee Evans has launched 5 Minutes Mr. Evans!, a game for the iPhone/iPad. Get him to his gig on time. Read
Harry Hill is reportedly working on a scripted comedy show for the BBC. Few other details are known. Read
Miranda Hart will host a revival of BBC gameshow The Generation Game. Maybe. It's confusing. Read
Stand-up Celia Pacquola has been named the winner of the Amused Moose Laughter Award 2014. Read
Watch Tim Key tell a five minute tale about ghosts at the Edinburgh Fringe. It's chilling stuff. Watch
Jimmy Carr and Sarah Millican amongst the stars for a Sunday Night At The London Palladium revival. Read
An interview with Peter Morey, who is documenting gigs by creating a unique real-time illustration. Read
Luke McQueen tricked people into thinking they had Frankie Boyle tickets. They weren't happy. Read
Channel 4 is to screen Scotland In A Day, a one-off mockumentary tied to the Scottish Independence poll. Read
Magical comedy duo Morgan & West present their favourite magical animated GIFs. Funny, clever. Watch
A look at why the comedy video websites Comedybox, MySpace and Funny Or Die all closed. Read
Emma Taylor, the producer behind long-running sketch show NewsRevue, talks about the show here: Read
A behind-the-scenes guide to the forthcoming second series of The Job Lot. Includes a video. Read
The cast of new sitcom Boomers talk about growing old, and why their new sitcom is set to appeal. Read
Russell Howard, Al Murray, Greg Davies, Russell Kane and Rhod Gilbert will be in Stars At Your Service. Read
Mark Watson, Tim Key and Tom Basden are to reunite for a new Radio 4 comedy series in September. Read
We chat to Catherine King, who provides sign language interpretation at various stand-up gigs. Read
ITV has ordered a third series of Off Their Rockers, the hidden camera prank show which involves OAP actors. Read
Johnny Flynn, Antonia Thomas and Daniel Ings have been announced as the stars of Scrotal Recall. Read
Ian Stone will return to BT Sport from next week with a second series of The Football's On comic chat show. Read
The winning writers in the BAFTA Rocliffe New Comedy Showcase contest have been revealed. Read
A US website has reported that James Corden will take over as host on The Late Late Show in America. Read
A live comedy format in which comics must perform each others' routines is being developed for BBC Two. Read
Ricky Gervais will star as The Office's David Brent in new film Life On The Road. Read
ITV has ordered a full series of The Delivery Man, a new sitcom about a male midwife. Read
BBC Two has ordered Stag, a "Cluedo-esque" comedy series, from The Wrong Mans team. Sounds good. Read
An interview with Georgie and Poppy, the minor aristocrats characters from E4's new show Almost Royal. Read
Charlotte Ritchie and Tom Stourton talk about taking on the lead roles in new BBC Three sitcom Siblings. Read
Three comedy shows are to be transmitted from the Edinburgh Fringe to Odeon cinemas nationwide. Read
We encountered a group of puppets on the streets of Edinburgh who were planning an improv Fringe show. View
Steve Hall explains why he's resisted the urge to go to Edinburgh. Instead he's performing in London. Read
Jarred Christmas introduces the show he is putting on at the Phoenix Fringe with beat boxer Hobbit. Read
A bike race, a fire alarm and a pig have been amongst the things that have disrupted Fringe shows. Read
Susan Calman and Rob Newman both have brand new Radio 4 series with Hat Trick, it has been confirmed. Read
Actor Kenny Ireland, best known as Benidorm swinger Donald Stewart, has died aged 68. Read
Internet star Dapper Laughs is to front an ITV2 comedy/reality show called Dapper Laughs On The Pull. Read
Stand-up comic Rhys James has published a five-part sitcom to promote his Edinburgh show. Watch
Radio 1 is hosting a stand-up show at the Edinburgh Fringe Festival. The gig will be streamed live. Read
Various comedians will take part in a special pro-celebrity darts tournament, for a BBC Comic Relief series. Read
Raindance has announces the return of its Web Fest with the launch of web series pilot competition. Read
Noel Fielding talks about how he's put story at the heart of Series 2 of his Luxury Comedy sketch show. Read
Still Game, the hit Scottish sitcom starring Greg Hemphill and Ford Kiernan, is set to return to TV. Read
Steve Coogan's shows are back on TV. He talks about Alan Partridge, Tommy Saxondale, The Trip and more. Read
Freestyle hip-hop duo Abandoman are just about the most impossible-to-follow act you've ever seen. Read
E4 has ordered Bad Robots, a hidden camera show involving electronic machines pranking the public. Read
Prolific actress Dora Bryan, who featured in comedies like Last Of The Summer Wine, has died. Read
Steve Coogan has been recording some voiceovers. Here's some of the funny ones which got cut out. Watch
Chris Barrie has expressed an interest in starring in a revival of the hit 1990s BBC sitcom The Brittas Empire. Read
The annual COFILMIC Film Festival has opened submissions for its 2014 competition. Read
Bill Bailey has hosted a pilot episode of a revival of the classic TV quiz show format Name That Tune. Read
Give Out Girls, the Sky Living sitcom set around a group of promo girls, is switching to Comedy Central. Read
Carly Smallman reveals how, after appearing on TV, she received lots of abuse about how she looks. Read
Shaun The Sheep has been named via a poll as the nation's most popular BBC children's character. Read
Anti-virus firm Norton have released a guide to hacking in the style of The Hitchhiker's Guide To The Galaxy. Read
Terry Mynott talks about the return of the 'sleeper hit' sitcom The Mimic, and how to do impressions. Read
An interview with MC Grindah and DJ Beats, the characters at the centre of BBC3's People Just Do Nothing. Read
Hayley Ellis provides this handy guide on how to deal with other people on social networking websites. Read
A public poll has revealed the nation's top ten favourite Monty Python sketches. Results here. Read
Ventriloquist Nina Conti is working on a new show for BBC Two called Nina Conti's Va-Va-Riety Show. Read
Rhod Gilbert has been named as the new permanent host of panel show Never Mind The Buzzcocks. Read
Ben Miller speaks about how he went from uni to becoming one of the biggest names in UK comedy. Read
Exciting news: Radio 4 is reviving its hit impressions show Dead Ringers after a break of seven years. Read
E4 is to show Almost Royal, the BBC America comedy series in which two actors pretend to be royalty. Read
The BBC is reportedly looking into the possibility of a chat show hosted by Brendan O'Carroll as Mrs Brown. Read
Childrens' sketch series Horrible Histories may return to screens for a 6th series. Perhaps. Hopefully. Read
Katie Mulgrew explains why she couldn't think of anything worse than going out with a comedian. Read
It's Independence Day in America. Here is Stephen Merchant's pro-UK message to the country. Watch
Comedy Central is piloting a sitcom which focuses on a chubby hand model living with hot flatmates. Read
A look at ten of the best-known acts who will be performing at the 2014 Edinburgh Festival this August. Read
A guide to visiting the Edinburgh Festival Fringe. How to get there, where to stay, what to see... Read
The BBC is reportedly working on Cradle To Grave, an eight-part comedy drama created by Danny Baker. Read
David Mitchell is amongst the stars reading stories for Series 2 of Crackanory. The full list here: Read
You, Me & Them, the GOLD sitcom starring Anthony Head and Eve Myles, has been given a 2nd series. Read
The second series of Alan Partridge's Mid Morning Matters is now being filmed, plus a 'hard-hitting special'. Read
Josh Widdicombe and Georgie Thompson have been named as the new hosts of Fighting Talk. Read
Make models of Monty Python stars John Cleese, Terry Gilliam, Eric Idle, Terry Jones and Michael Palin. Read
Aisling Bea, Liam Mullone, Bob Mills and former MP Tom Levitt join the topical panel show podcast. Listen
Sky1's hit fantasy comedy series Yonderland - from the Horrible Histories gang - is to return next year. Read
Fresh Meat star Zawe Ashton leads the cast for Cut, the new comedy drama series from Channel 4. Read
CBBC has ordered 52 episodes of stop-motion animated series Scream Street, based on the books. Read
Channel Dave is creating Hoff the Record. David Hasselhoff plays a fictionalised version of himself. Read
Bill Bailey has revealed he is working on a new TV sketch show which will involve spoofing TV and films. Read
Monty Python have launched an official fan club. You can now sign up for Monty Python's SPAM Club. Read
Sky1 has ordered After Hours, a new comedy series about an 18 year-old who has his heart broken. Read
Brendan O'Carroll has revealed he is writing two new films spinning off from Mrs. Brown's Boys D'Movie. Read
Scottish comedian Limmy is writing a comedy book called Daft Wee Stories. It'll be in shops in 2015. Read
Cannon & Ball and Su Pollard are to star in a touring comic play based on the Robin Hood story. Read
Lee Henman talks about writing and composing an 'epic rap battle' short for iPlayer's WW1 Uncut. Read
The BBC has announced the 9 shows which will make up its 2014 Comedy Feeds pilot strand. Read
The military-based BFBS Radio has ordered more episodes of the sketch show Damn The Torpedoes! Read
Breaking Bad in the style of Mr Men. This sketch absolutely nails it. It's a brilliant job worth a look. Watch
Comic actor Richard Lumsden talks about his career highlights, and the latest movie he's in: Downhill. Read
Filming has begun on Pompidou, the new prime-time visual comedy series created by Matt Lucas. Read
An interview with Lucy Trodd and Ruth Bratt, the stars of Radio 4's fresh new sketch show series. Read
Following Rik Mayall's sad death, it's time to dig out a revealing interview with Ade Edmondson. Read
Actor Sam Kelly, best known as 'Allo 'Allo!'s Hans Geering and Porridge's Bunny Warren, has died. Read
To get you in the mood for the England game, here's 6 comedian-led World Cup music videos. Watch
Stand-up comedian Milton Jones is developing a sitcom for the BBC. The show will be set in a shop. Read
Tickets are now on sale for Temple of Daft, the new 2015 stand-up tour from popular stand-up Milton Jones. Read
GOLD is to screen the final ever performance of Monty Python Live directly from The O2. Read
The entry form to take part in the BBC New Comedy Award stand-up contest is now online. Get involved. Details
Russell Howard has signed a deal with Comedy Central which will see him front 42 new episodes. Read
Jacob Edwards, Dave Gibson and Bec Hill - the stars of London Live's CTRL Freaks - talk about the show. Read
The line-up for the 2nd series of Comedy Central's The Alternative Comedy Experience is named: Read
Johnny Vegas and David Harewood are amongst the actors joining Sacha Baron Cohen's film Grimsby. Read
Reports suggest Mitchell & Webb's Ambassadors could return for another series... but as a drama. Read
We can't quite believe Rik Mayall is no longer with us. Watch some of his career highlights here. Watch
Rik Mayall, one of British comedy's best loved comedy actors, has died unexpectedly at the age of 56. Read
Filming has started on Detectorists, a new sitcom written and directed by The Office star Mackenzie Crook. Read
CBBC has ordered a second series of Hank Zipzer, the comedy drama created by Henry Winkler. Read
The BBC have announced that Russell Howard's Good News is moving to the more high profile BBC Two. Read
Michael McIntyre will tour arenas the UK and Ireland in 2015 with his new show, Happy & Glorious. Read
Kevin Bridges will host three new BBC One specials this year, charting sport and politics. Read
Award-winning comedy duo Cardinal Burns are to follow on from their Channel 4 show with a UK tour. Read
An unruly special episode of the Pappy's Flatshare Slamdown podcast, featuring the stars of Badults. Listen
Miriam Margolyes, Aisling Bea, Stephen Tompkinson and Jack Carroll are joining the cast of Trollied. Read
An interview with the author of hit book Apocalypse Next Tuesday. Plus a 25% discount code for you too. Read
Comedy Central is making KSI: Demolished, a show in which YouTube star KSI will be roasted. Read
ITV2 has ordered six episodes of Bad Bridesmaids, a new format in which comedians disrupt hen nights. Read
Matt Edmondson introduces his new show, TV OD, in this interview. He talks about TV on social media too. Read
Omid Djalili has released England's Going Out (To Do It Again), a song to tie in with the World Cup. Read
The Bird, a short film starring Julia Davis, has been published online. You can watch it here for free: Read
ITV have confirmed that Joan Collins will return to Benidorm as hotel boss Crystal Hennessy-Vass. Read
Jason Bent was apprehended by police after he attempted to blend in with the England football squad. Read
Chapters that Douglas Adams cut from the Hitchhiker's Guide To The Galaxy novels have been found. Read
Channel 4 has ordered a full series of Catastrophe, a new sitcom from Rob Delaney and Sharon Horgan. Read
Here's a classic story about the antics of Johnny Vegas taken from the new comedy book Secret Kilkenny. Read
An interview with Lauris Beinerts, the creator of a YouTube sketch which has become a huge viral hit. Read
The sketch show Cardinal Burns has just finished on TV. Here the stars answer some questions from fans. Read
Alexander Armstrong is to host You Must Be Joking!, a new comedy entertainment show pilot. Read
London's first Museum of Comedy has now opened, promising an exciting array of artefacts and events. Read
30 years since his sudden death, we talk to the son of Eric Morecambe to reflect on his life and legacy. Read
The hit panel show podcast format Pappy's Flatshare Slamdown could become a TV series. Read
The boy band One Direction are reportedly working on making their own comedy sitcom pilot. Read
Comical band The Midnight Beast are releasing a new album with events in Manchester and London. Read
BBC One is to adapt a third book from David Walliams, following the success of Gangsta Granny and Mr Stink. Read
Miles Jupp talks in-depth about stand-up comedy and his TV and radio projects in this podcast. Listen
BBC2 is to pilot Delete Delete Delete, a show in which Rhod Gilbert asks guests about their internet history. Read
A new magazine about comedy is being funded via Kickstarter. We find out more via an interview: Read
The USA version of Jack Whitehall's sitcom Bad Education has not got beyond the pilot stage. Read
Stand-up Ian Smith talks about how he was asked to give a speech at his old school. Should he do it? Read
Kevin McHale, who plays Artie in US show Glee, will host Virtually Famous - a new E4 panel show. Read
Dick Clement and Ian La Frenais talk to us ahead of new Gold documentary, Porridge: Inside Out. Read