Is Moone Boy turning into Ireland’s answer to epic coming-of-age movie Boyhood? The first episode of the third series is set in 1991 and finds Martin Moone (David Rawle) a little bit older, a little bit wiser and let loose on the streets of Dublin while his parents go off and have a second...
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Tonight and tomorrow I’m taking part in Mark Watson’s 27 Hour Show for Comic Relief. I keep telling people I’m not sure why I’m doing such a ridiculous thing, fully aware that taking part in an event for that long without sleep or rest is hard enough without the added troubles of doing ridiculous...
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Jack Whitehall has confirmed that the movie version of his hit BBC3 sitcom Bad Education is going itno production. At lunchtime today Whitehall tweeted "Very excited to announce that we are making a Bad Education Movie. @Alfie_Wickers and the gang are hitting Cornwall!".The announcement was...
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Comedian John Bishop has added a second low-key, intimate live date at the Bloomsbury Theatre next month. There is already a warm-up performance of his Supersonic show there on March 29 and now there...
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Filming has started on the new BBC3 comedy Top Coppers, starring 2014 Foster’s Award winner John Kearns and Best Newcomer nominee Steen Raskopoulos.The six-part series due to be broadcast later...
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The nominees have been announced for Dave’s Leicester Comedy Festival's Awards 2015. They include Romesh Ranganathan, Andrew Ryan, Pippa Evans, Alex Edelman, Jim Smallman, Phil Jerrod, Mark...
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30 Rock’s Tina Fey called it “the happiest time of my life”, Mike Myers said it “felt like I got accepted to Harvard”. They are just two performers who cut their comedy teeth at Second City...
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Matt Lucas was on Jonathan Ross last week comparing his new series to the children’s show Pingu. Like Pingu the characters here speak in a kind of nonsensical, noisy gibberish. We can tell when Lucas...
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