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...
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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.
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
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
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
Welcome to Maplin's, Britain's favourite holiday camp, where the sun-drenched summer never ends. Here we find our heroic Yellowcoats 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 8 series of the sitcom classic.
Release Date: 23rd September 2013 Product Type: Region 2 DVD (13 discs) Distributor: Universal Playback
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
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
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
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
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
All episodes from the three series of the BBC Three comedy written by and starring Jack Whitehall as history teacher Alfie Wickers.
Arguably the worst teacher ever, Alfie is in charge of a class of misfit students at Abbey Grove School. The other faculty members include Headmaster Mr Fraser (Mathew Horne), Deputy Head Miss Pickwell (Michelle Gomez), elderly swinger Mrs Mollinson (Leila Hoffman) and the attractive Miss Gulliver (Sarah Solemani), whom Alf...
Release Date: 31st August 2015 Product Type: Region 2 DVD (3 discs) Distributor: BBC
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
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 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
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
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 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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
Captain Mainwaring, Sergeant Wilson, Corporal Jones and Privates Pike, Godfrey, Walker and Frazer are back in this complete series boxset - enjoy the endeavours and hilarious antics of the Walmington-On-Sea Home Guard!
This box set contains the complete series: One, Three, Four, Five, Six, Seven, Eight, Nine, The Christmas Specials and all 3 surviving episodes of Series 2, plus a great selection of extras including the radio adaptations of the 3 Series 2 missing episodes.
Release Date: 29th October 2007 Product Type: Region 2 DVD (14 discs) Distributor: 2 Entertain
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
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
For the first time you can view the complete Series 1-7 of Rose d'Or award-winning sitcom Not Going Out, starring BAFTA winning comedians Lee Mack and Tim Vine, alongside Sally Bretton, Miranda Hart, Megan Dodds, Katy Wix and Hugh Dennis.
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 (Megan Dodds), a clean living Californi...
Release Date: 1st June 2015 Product Type: Region 2 DVD (13 discs) Distributor: Universal Pictures
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
Filming is underway on The Further Adventures Of Professor Branestawm. Harry Hill plays the inventor. Read
Jocelyn Jee Esien is working on a new sketch show project for BBC Radio 4 called It's Jocelyn. Read
Elis James and Katy Wix are to star in Ankle Tag, a new sitcom pilot for BBC Radio 2 about a fraudster. Read
Artists are being invited to produce a piece of art inspired by the new novel by Dawn French. The prize includes £1500. Read
TV channel Gold is once again running its competition to find the best modern Christmas cracker jokes. Read
Jonny Sweet talks about his BBC Three sitcom, Together. Is any of the story based on real life experiences? Read
Michaela Coel is the writer and star of E4's Chewing Gum. In this interview she introduces her new show. Read
Robert Webb and Terry Mynott will star in The King's Men, a new Radio 2 sitcom pilot set before World War I. Read
Radio 2 is making The Peterford Golf Club, a new sitcom which has been written by and stars Simon Farnaby. Read
A podcast series in which Jamie Morton reads out chapters from an erotic book his 60 year-old dad has written. Listen
Read about how Danny Wallace got started in the world of writing, and what he'd do if he was starting now. Read
Classic BBC sitcom Some Mothers Do 'Ave 'Em could return to screens for new episodes in 2016. Read
10 years since his death, we remember Ronnie Barker and his route to comedy stardom. Read
Filming has begun on the third, highly-anticipated Bridget Jones film: Bridget Jones's Baby. Read
David Walliams's Billionaire Boy adaptation is to star John Thomson and Rebecca Front. Read
Billy Connolly is to perform a series of gigs at London's Eventim Apollo in January 2016. Tickets are now on sale. Read
We spoke to The Job Lot star Sarah Hadland - who plays Trish in the job centre sitcom - about Series 3: Read
Friends's David Schwimmer will co-star with Julia Davis and Nick Mohammed in their new Channel 4 sitcom. Read
Greg Davies has confirmed that his sitcom Man Down will return to Channel 4 for a third series next year. Read
E4 has ordered Wasted, a new six-part sitcom series about four friends living in a West Country village. Read
GameFace, a sitcom in which Roisin Conaty plays a hapless woman muddling through life, to get a full series. Read
Details on the finalists for Birmingham Comedy Festival's 2015 Breaking Talent Award competition. Read
Pompidou, the charming visual comedy series starring Matt Lucas, is coming out on DVD. Win a copy here: Enter
The four adult stars of new sitcom The Kennedys talk about the series and their characters. Read
The envelope-pushing Irishman explains his new show, heckler-ejecting, addiction, family-friendly theatre, & more. Read
The cast of You, Me And The Apocalypse talk about their involvement in Sky's big budget comedy drama series. Read
Danny Wallace published the book Yes Man 10 years ago. We talk to him here about how it changed his life. Read
Netflix has ordered 12 new episodes of Charlie Brooker's dark comedy drama Black Mirror. Read
iPlayer has announced a film about the 1970s-80s snooker rivalry between Alex Higgins and Steve Davis. Read
Desiree Leah Burch, Rachel Marwood and Christine Entwisle have won at the Funny Women Awards 2015. Read
Greg Davies and Alex Horne will return to Dave for second and third series of hit comedy format Taskmaster. Read
Jo Joyner talks to BCG about returning to comedy to play the role of the vicar in Gold sitcom Marley's Ghosts. Read
Jon Richardson and Matt Forde are to present The Warm Up, a football-based radio show on talkSPORT. Read
Matt Lucas will take on the role of Bottom in a BBC verious of Shakespeare's classic play A Midsummer Night's Dream. Read
Production is underway on I Want My Wife Back, a new sitcom from the team behind The Worst Week Of My Life. Read
BBC One is to celebrate the comedy career of Peter Kay in a new documentary, Peter Kay: 20 Years Of Funny. Read
BBC1 has announced it will broadcast an episode of Mrs Brown's Boys live to launch its Landmark Sitcom Season. Read
BBC One has announced a 'Landmark Sitcom Season', marking 60 years of Hancock's Half Hour on TV. Read
Archie Manners, the star of E4's comedy hypnotism pilot Look Into My Eyes, talks to BCG about the show. Read
Sophie Willan has won the 2015 Magners New Comedy Act competition at the Greenwich Comedy Festival. Read
Yonderland, Sky1's fantasy-comedy series starring the former Horrible Histories team, looks set to return. Read
Richard Wilson is to reprise his role as grumpy One Foot In The Grave character in a one-off stage performance. Read
British ventriloquist Paul Zerdin has won America's Got Talent. He collects a $1m prize. See his performances: Read
Two previously lost episodes of important 1967 comedy At Last The 1948 Show have been discovered. Read
Sky's Head Of Comedy, Lucy Lumsden, has announced she is leaving the network to return to producing shows. Read
eBay has revealed that Only Fools And Horses is the British sitcom that has the most merchandise traded online. Read
Ryan Sampson, star of Plebs, has been given his own ITV2 sketch-prank show. Find out more about Glitchy: Read
David Jason will return for a second series of Still Open All Hours, the modern revival of the classic BBC sitcom. Read
18 years ago Fred MacAulay took a job that possibly hijacked his rising TV stardom - but does he regret it? Read
Daniel Ryan talks about Series 5 of Mount Pleasant, in which his character Dan has various adventures ahead. Read
Backchat, the chat show fronted by Jack Whitehall and his father, will return later this year for Series 3. Read
Jack Dee is to host the companion show to The Apprentice. Romesh Ranganathan will be a regular panellist. Read
1970s sitcom Citizen Smith is not going to return. Robert Lindsay said it was coming back, but it won't. Read
David Walliams is to pilot a new sketch show starring Morgana Robinson, Mike Wozniak and Joanna Lumley. Read
The MADE TV network, is looking for video sketches which it can broadcast via its new show The Purple Pigeon. Read
Derek Philpott, the man behind Dear Mr. Kershaw, explains how he came to publish a book of funny popstar letters. Read
Tim Vine is to pilot his comedy chat show, a format in which he interviews members of the audience, for Radio 4. Read
Comedy writer David Nobbs, who died last month, is to be honoured at The Henley Literary Festival in October. Read
Gold has commissioned a brand new Comic Strip Presents programme, satirising News International. Read
BCG analysed over 5000 reviews from the 2015 Edinburgh Fringe festival to get a list of the best reviewed shows. Read
We're excited to add The ManBuyCow Podcast to the BCG website. It's a unique and odd sitcom / sketch show. Listen
Details on the new series of Danger Mouse, including trailer and interviews with the main cast. Read
Pictures and video of Rowan Atkinson driving to Buckingham Palace as Mr Bean to celebrate 25 years. View
Ricky Wilson is to host a new music-based panel show for Sky1. Katherine Ryan will be a regular panellist. Read
Michael Socha and Michaela Coel will lead the cast of Aliens, E4's comic drama about a group of extra-terrestrials. Read
Susan Calman has signed a deal to write her first book, about living and coping with depression. Read
The world famous Royal Albert Hall is launching a series of late night gigs in its Elgar Room. Full details: Read
Rebecca Root and Harry Hepple talk about taking on the lead roles in the BBC's new sitcom Boy Meets Girl. Read
Writer Jeff Pope introduces BBC series Cradle To Grave, and we hear from some of the key cast members too. Read
A new Al Murray sitcom is in development, which would see his Pub Landlord character become an MP. Read
Controversial comedian Dapper Laughs is to release his own live stand-up DVD later this year. Read
Sam Simmons, Sofie Hagen and Karen Koren's Gilded Balloon have won the 2015 Foster's Edinburgh Comedy Awards. Read
Michael Brunström, Matt Roper and Laurence Owen were the winners of the Malcolm Hardee Awards 2015. Read
Luke McQueen's Fringe show is all about how he was in a double act with Jack Whitehall. He got a surprise. Watch
Luca Cupani has been named as the winner of the 2015 So You Think You're Funny? competition final. Read
The BBC is to dramatise the story of how writers Jimmy Perry and David Croft made Dad's Army. Read
Justin Edwards, Mel Giedroyc and Jim Howick are set to star in new Radio 4 show Bun Club. Read
As sketch group Daphne get nominated for the Foster's Award, Chris Head detects stirrings in the world of sketch. Read
Frank Skinner and Suzy Klein will present Thank You For Being A Lovely Audience, a new BBC Four documentary. Read
In this exclusive photoshoot, some of the comedians at the Fringe reveal what their final gig request would be. View
Watch the moment that comic magician Neil Henry proposes to his girlfriend on stage via a trick. Watch
Watch the moment comedian The Wee Man gives serial stage invader Lee Nelson a taste of his own medicine. Watch
ITV2 has ordered four shows: Sniggaz, All About The Bants, Comedy Basement and The Ty And Ky Show. Read
Channel 4 has commissioned a full series of Flowers, a new sitcom starring Olivia Colman & Julian Barratt. Read
The nominees for the 2015 Malcolm Hardee Awards at the Edinburgh Fringe Festival have been announced. Read
ITV is reportedly in talks to bring back Cold Feet, its popular comedy drama about three Manchester couples. Read
House Of Fools, the sitcom written by and starring Vic Reeves and Bob Mortimer, has finished after two series. Read
A joke about mobile phones, written by comedian Darren Walsh, has been named the best Edinburgh Fringe joke. Top 10
Ben Spiteri, the writer-producer of Bad Robots, talks about creating Series 2. Read
Si Hawkins meets the activist comic Mark Thomas in a clandestine Edinburgh bar to talk about his new show. Read
Richard Gadd has been named the winner of The Amused Moose Comedy Award 2015 at the Edinburgh Fringe. Read
Sir Tony Robinson has given one of the strongest hints yet about a possible Blackadder revival. Read
Andrew Lawrence is to star in his own BBC Radio 4 sitcom, There Is No Escape, alongside Diane Morgan. Read
TV channel Gold has commissioned a one-off hour long comedy drama starring Catherine Tate and Miles Jupp. Read
Michael Stranney and Olaf Falafel have won the Edinburgh Comedy Poster Awards 2015 prize for marketing: View
Radio 4 star John Finnemore has announced a two week run of a new live stage show in London. Read
Stand-up comedian Chris Ramsey is taking part in C4 series Time Crashers. He admits he found it hard to film: Read
Steen Raskopoulos talks to BCG about playing John Mahogany in BBC Three's spoof police drama Top Coppers. Read
Comedy actor Stephen Lewis, best known for playing Inspector Blake in On The Buses, has died. Read
Darren Walsh has created puns for over 180 of the comedians performing at the 2015 Edinburgh Fringe. Read
Preview videos for the 2015 comedy wrestling battle due to take place at the Edinburgh Fringe. Watch
Stand-up comic George Lewis has been named as the winner of the 2015 Amused Moose Laugh Off competition. Read
Reginald Perrin creator David Nobbs has died at the age of 80. Many comedy stars have paid tribute to his talents. Read
Somehow Abigoliah Schamaun's Fringe posters are already plastered with good reviews. Mmm... Read
The 9 comedians involved in Amused Moose Comedy's Laugh Off Final introduce themselves in this interview. Read
The Beta Males are embarking on solo ventures this year's Edinburgh Fringe. We hear from each of them. Read
Dave has commissioned a fourth and fifth series of Dave Gorman: Modern Life Is Goodish, ahead of Series 3. Read
Monty Python And The Holy Grail is to be re-released in October for its 40th anniversary. Read
Phillip Schofield's former sidekick Gordon the Gopher is the star of a new online comedy pilot. Read
Actor George Cole, best known as Minder's Arthur Daley and St. Trinian's Flash Harry, has died aged 90. Read
Rob Brydon is set to host a BBC Children in Need concert featuring comedy about Sir Tom Jones. Read
The comedians involved in new channel Dave show Taskmaster talk about taking part in the bizarre challenges. Read
Dave has confirmed the commissioning of Crackanory Series 3, with star readers set to include Christopher Lloyd. Read
Robert Lindsay and Maureen Lipman will head up the cast of Bull, a TV sitcom set in an antiques shop. Read
Happy Days star Henry Winkler is to return to CBBC for a third series of Hank Zipzer. Read
Kunt And The Gang - the musical comedy act delivers 'songs of questionable taste' - talks about his career. Read
Phillip Schofield will return to ITV with four new episodes of comedy game show You're Back In The Room. Read
Glory Pearl explains why she will be performing her Edinburgh Fringe shows totally naked. Read
Spitting Image producer John Lloyd says he wants to bring back the satirical puppet format, maybe as an online show. Read
Milton Jones, Katherine Ryan and Seann Walsh, amongst the many comedians at Reading and Leeds festivals. Read
The writers of the army-based BBC Three comedy Bluestone 42 have confirmed that the sitcom has ended. Read
Absolutely, the comedy sketch group who starred in their own Channel 4 show, are making a series for Radio 4. Read
You can vote for which of this year's Edinburgh shows has the best poster. The winning show will get cash. Read
Big School, the sitcom created by David Walliams, has ended. The star is now working on a sketch show. Read
The hit comedy panel show podcast is back for a fifth series, with guests including Katherine Ryan. Listen
Radio 1 DJ Greg James talks to BCG about how proud he is to have written his own BBC sitcom pilot. Read
Grindah and Beats, the main two characters in BBC mockumentary People Just Do Nothing, talk to BCG: Read
The cast of Yonderland talk about the return of the fantasy comedy series, and the labels put on their show. Read
Writer Andrew Mettam lists out seven reasons why his sitcom pilot Fishbowl is great, but he can't take credit. Read
Sky1 is making Rovers, a sitcom set in the clubhouse of a lower league football club. Sue Johnston stars. Read
Ashley Jensen will return to Sky1 for 8 more episodes of Agatha Raisin, the show based MC Beaton's books. Read
The popular Twitter feed 'Very British Problems' has been given a three-part TV series by Channel 4. Read
Chris Barrie has revealed that a new episode of the leisure centre sitcom The Brittas Empire is being written. Read
Channel 4 has ordered Look Into My Eyes, a comedic prank show starring 21 year-old hypnotist Archie Manners. Read
Marc Wootton is bringing back his psychic character Shirley Ghostman for two live shows this October. Read
Audible, the company that sells audio downloads, has produced five British sitcom pilots for free. Read
Here's a new podcast series in which James Cary and Dave Cohen talk about the art of sitcom writing. Listen
Brian Pern, the comedy series starring Simon Day as an art rocker, has been given a third series by BBC Four. Read
John Finnemore, the creator of Cabin Pressure, is working on a series called The John Finnemore Project. Read
Series 4 of the insanely silly podcast series has now launched. Check out this funny and surreal sketch show. Listen
Miles Jupp will take over from Sandi Toksvig as the new host of The News Quiz when it returns. Read
The cast of Channel 4's new office-based comedy drama Not Safe For Work talk about making the show. Read
Joanna Lumley is working on a new show for Sky Television. Thought to be a sitcom, the title is Harmony. Read
Radio 4 has given the greenlight for five more lost Hancock's Half Hour episodes to be re-recorded this July. Read
David Walliams is reportedly working on a sitcom based around a TV talent show, inspired by Britain's Got Talent. Read
John Thomson, in character as Bernard Righton, will present an archive stand-up show on TV channel Gold. Read
Sharon Rooney, the star of My Mad Fat Diary, talks about the final series of the comedy drama. Read
Si Hawkins explains why he often enjoys work-in-progress stand-up gigs more than the resultant polished tour show. Read
Catastrophe, the sitcom created by Sharon Horgan and Rob Delaney, has been sold to TV stations across the world. Read
Sketch group Gein's Family Giftshop talk to BCG ahead of recording their first radio series. Get free tickets too: Read
It has been confirmed The British Comedy Awards are leaving Channel 4, to move to a new network this December. Read
Nick Frost's is writing a book about his life. Truths, Half Truths and Utter Bullshit will be released in October. Read
What's it like working on a sitcom with David Hasselhoff? Here's a blog from Hoff The Record actor Fergus Craig: Read
Mind-reading performer Colin Cloud explains how the worlds of 'people reading' and comedy are similar. Read
Julie Bower, the creator of new CBBC sitcom So Awkward, talks about how the show was developed. Read
Maddy Anholt provides a checklist of the top ten things you need to know about your possible future spouse. Read
Radio 4 is making Shush!, a sitcom set in a library. The show will star Morwenna Banks and Rebecca Front. Read
BBC Two is to pilot Six Degrees, a science-based comedy panel show. Professor Brian Cox will host it. Read
Bob Mortimer is the first guest on the new series of Richard Herring's Leicester Square Theatre Podcast. Listen
Episodes, starring Matt LeBlanc, Tamsin Greig and Stephen Mangan, gets another series. Read
CBeebies is making Go Jetters and Spot Bots, two animated series which aim to teach children via sketches. Read
Drifters, the E4 sitcom about three young women struggling to find good jobs, is to return for a third series. Read
Channel 4 has ordered a second series of Caitlin and Caroline Moran's sitcom Raised By Wolves. Read
Radio 4 has ordered a four-part stand-up series from 2011 BBC New Comedy Award winner Angela Barnes. Read
An interview with So On & So Forth, the comedy group behind the new Radio 4 sketch show series. Read
Rick Edwards will host new ITV2 panel show Safeword with team captains Katherine Ryan & David Morgan. Read
Paul O'Grady, who is presenting Bob Monkhouse: The Million Joke Man, talks about how he knew the star. Read
Friends co-creator Marta Kauffman is developing a US adaptation of hit ITV comedy drama Doc Martin. Read
Lee Mack talks about the future of his hit BBC sitcom Not Going Out in this honest and open in-depth interview. Read
The cast of Brotherhood, including Sarah Hadland, Johnny Flynn and Ellie Taylor, talk about the show. Read
Ahead of the recording of their debut Radio 4 series, Hannah Croft and Fiona Pearce talk to BCG: Read
We talk to Tania Harrison, the comedy booker for Latitude Festival about the event's comedy plans. Read
Comedy giant Greg Davies talks about what's coming up in the second series of his hit sitcom, Man Down. Read
Ebury will publish the autobiography of Peckham businessman Derek 'Del Boy' Trotter in October. Read
UKTV Gold is to film Bull, a new studio audience sitcom about a man who runs an antiques shop. Read
UKTV channel Gold has ordered Marley's Ghosts, a 3-part sitcom about a woman who can speak to the dead. Read
Porridge writers Dick Clement and Ian La Frenais have written Henry IX, a new sitcom for UKTV Gold. Read
The cast of Vicious talk about the return of the sitcom, and how the topic of gay marriage crops up in the show. Read
BBC Two has decided to end Never Mind The Buzzcocks after 18 years and 28 series on air. Read
Channel 4 has confirmed it is in talks to bring back Dom Joly's hidden camera comedy format Trigger Happy TV. Read
Omid Djalili discusses his acclaimed war documentary, plus Oliver Reed, tricky Joe Orton plays, bad TV recordings... Read