Ever since The Thick Of It there has been a trend for smartarse, slightly superior sitcoms without laugh tracks to tell you when to giggle. W1A was a smartarse sitcom skewering the BBC, while Getting On did for the NHS what The Thick Of It Did for Westminster office politics. Rev frequently did a...
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In his first major TV appearance since the announcement that there will not be a second series of Dapper Laughs On The Pull Daniel O'Reilly, the man behind Dapper Laughs, has told BBC2's Newsnight that "Dapper Laughs Is Gone". In an interview with Emily Maitlis O'Reilly attempted to distance...
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Beyond The Joke can exclusively reveal that comedy writer Graham Linehan will be taking part in the forthcoming Big Comedy Conference as one of the headline speakers on Saturday, November 29. The event, organised by the British Comedy Guide, will features talks and advice on how to get on in TV and...
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Daniel Kitson is to perform his acclaimed two-hander Tree in London. The performances will take place at the Old Vic from January 5 - 31, 2015.The piece, co-starring Tim Key, was first performed at...
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Lee Evans has announced that he is planning to retire at the end of his current Monsters tour. Evans was being interviewed by Jonathan Ross for his Saturday night ITV1 chat show and said that he...
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King of the one-liners Gary Delaney is recording his current show Purist for download/CD release at The Stockton Arc this Friday, November 21.  The gig is already sold out, but...
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To say that Ian Stone is a stalwart stand-up is an understatement. He has been a professional comedian for over two decades, taking full-length shows to the Edinburgh Festival and pacifying even the...
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Matt Berry, currently riding high with his sitcom Toast of London on C4, is to perform a one-off concert at The Forum, Kentish Town on Friday, 13 February, 2015.The British Comedy Awards nominee has...
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