Ian Hyland

Dad's Army is the definition of timeless comedy

Ian Hyland hails Dad's Army remake as a complete triumph.

Ian Hyland, The Mirror, 10th August 2019

Year Of The Rabbit is stupid, filthy and brilliant

It was gloriously stupid, tightly written, superbly acted and absolutely filthy.

Ian Hyland, The Mirror, 10th June 2019

Fleabag series 2 review

Snort-out-loud dark comedy that pulls no punches.

Ian Hyland, The Mirror, 5th March 2019

Is the TV sitcom dead now?

The way Jack Dee has been treated is hardly likely to persuade other comedy stars - and their agents - to abandon lucrative arena tours and panel show appearances to slog their guts out instead on a sitcom no one wants.

Ian Hyland, The Mirror, 7th February 2019

No room for improvement Inside No.9

When the triumphant return of The League Of Gentlemen just before Christmas was swiftly followed by last week's truly majestic episode of Inside No. 9, I thought Reece Shearsmith and Steve Pemberton would never be able to top either. Then tonight's Inside No. 9 came along and I decided to give up the predictions game.

Ian Hyland, The Mirror, 9th January 2018

Motherland: one of the best comedies in the last decade

I cannot recommend it highly enough, thanks to its knuckle-chewing awkwardness and leftfield casting.

Ian Hyland, The Mirror, 14th November 2017

Jack Whitehall's Travels sees the posh banter fly

The travel show gives a hilarious insight into the relationship between the comedian and his openly critical father Michael, and I'm already looking forward to the rest.

Ian Hyland, The Mirror, 5th October 2017

Back is laugh-out-loud funny - review

David Mitchell and Robert Webb are literally Back with a new dark comedy on Channel 4.

Ian Hyland, The Mirror, 7th September 2017