Jim Gaffigan review – a miscellany of jokes from a master of sardonicism
Leicester Square theatre, LondonWith his expert delivery, the US standup can lead even unpromising and overfamiliar material to giddy heights of comic dismayJim Gaffigan is touring the world, and he has jokes about every destination to show for it. Belgium? It was designed by 19-year-olds. New Zeala... [Read More]
Jim Gaffigan review – a miscellany of jokes from a master of sardonicism
Leicester Square theatre, LondonWith his expert delivery, the US standup can lead even unpromising and overfamiliar material to giddy heights of comic dismayJim Gaffigan is touring the world, and he has jokes about every destination to show for it. Belgium? It was designed by 19-year-olds. New Zeala... [Read More]
Alex Edelman: ‘Picking the best Mel Brooks movie is like picking a favourite child’
The Edinburgh comedy award winner and millennial poster boy on the things that make him laugh the mostBrent Forrester’s “Pre-Taped Call-In Show” sketch for Mr Show or any one of the more anarchic Whitest Kids U’ Know sketches like The Grapist. Continue reading...... [Read More]
Alex Edelman: ‘Picking the best Mel Brooks movie is like picking a favourite child’
The Edinburgh comedy award winner and millennial poster boy on the things that make him laugh the mostBrent Forrester’s “Pre-Taped Call-In Show” sketch for Mr Show or any one of the more anarchic Whitest Kids U’ Know sketches like The Grapist. Continue reading...... [Read More]
Dylan Moran: ‘Britain is sending itself to its room and not coming down’
The comedian’s new show questions how to cope with the relentlessness of today’s politics. He discusses the ‘cult’ of Catholicism, his love of poetry and giving up his vices“I’ve been doing this for a quarter of a century,” points out Dylan Moran. “I&r... [Read More]
Dylan Moran: ‘Britain is sending itself to its room and not coming down’
The comedian’s new show questions how to cope with the relentlessness of today’s politics. He discusses the ‘cult’ of Catholicism, his love of poetry and giving up his vices“I’ve been doing this for a quarter of a century,” points out Dylan Moran. “I&r... [Read More]
Netflix To Release 47 New Stand-Up Specials At The Same Time, Featuring Comedians From Around The World
Netflix is heavily investing in the space of stand-up comedy as it has now been revealed that the network is preparing to kick off an international stand-up series. What makes this particular series noteworthy is that Netflix will release a total of 47 stand-up specials. The specials which are set t... [Read More]
Netflix To Release 47 New Stand-Up Specials At The Same Time, Featuring Comedians From Around The World
Netflix is heavily investing in the space of stand-up comedy as it has now been revealed that the network is preparing to kick off an international stand-up series. What makes this particular series noteworthy is that Netflix will release a total of 47 stand-up specials. The specials which are set t... [Read More]
John Cleese blasts the BBC in lecture on the rise of stupidity
The Fawlty Towers star rails against the government, the BBC and British newspapers in stage appearance for Hacked OffIt was hard to know what to expect of a solo show by John Cleese, organised by campaign group Hacked Off. On 29 June, the comedian tweeted that it would be a “speech” but... [Read More]
Watch: In One Of His Last Interviews, Jerry Lewis Cracked Jokes With Jerry Seinfeld Over Brunch
Tomorrow, Jerry Seinfeld will officially premiere the newest season of ‘Comedians In Cars Getting Coffee’ on Netflix. The series features Seinfeld with a collection of respected comedians for a day out. Legendary comedian Jerry Lewis who passed back in August of last year would even film... [Read More]