‘Charter Communications’ Eyeing ‘Bad Boys Series’ With Union And Alba
We recently shared that NBC decided to not move forward with ‘LA’s Finest’, which serves as a spin-off series of the Bad Boys franchise. The project stars actresses Gabriel Union and Jessica Alba as detectives. Well, according to reports, Union and Alba’s series could be pick... [Read More]
Loyiso Gola: ‘The funniest word? Nincompoop makes me laugh every time'
The South African standup and late-night satirical news anchor on what makes him laugh the mostIt has to be Ross Noble. I saw him at the Cape Town comedy festival in 2002. I was in high school. His improvising was so good it made me never want to try. Continue reading...... [Read More]
Sarah Kendall review – stargazing raconteur riffs on fate and fortune
Soho theatre, LondonIn her show One-Seventeen, the Australian comedian grapples with big ideas but these absorbing stories don’t fully connectIn a recent trilogy of shows, Sarah Kendall told long-form tales of her teenage years in Newcastle, Australia – tales that pirouetted on the line ... [Read More]
Standups on Maxine Peake's Funny Cow: 'It made me proud of everything I've been through'
Rhona Cameron, Rachel Fairburn and Shappi Khorsandi give their verdict on the film in which Peake plays an aspiring comic in a man’s world Related: Funny Cow review – Maxine Peake blazes in the dark days of standup Continue reading...... [Read More]
Damon Wayans To Now Share The Screen With Seann William Scott For ‘Lethal Weapon’
‘Lethal Weapon’ appeared to have had some internal problems they wanted to address before returning for a new season at FOX. As noted, actor Clayne Crawford appeared to be a problem on set, so much that they have now replaced him with actor Seann William Scott. You may remember Scot... [Read More]
Katy Brand: 'We don’t want to replace men – we just want equal airtime'
The actor and comedian explains how her debut play, 3Women, captures the age divide within feminism – and the defiance of the #MeToo eraI recently gave a talk at a girls’ high school. I mention this not only because I am a virtue-signalling monster but also because one of the young women... [Read More]
Katy Brand: 'We don’t want to replace men – we just want equal airtime'
The actor and comedian explains how her debut play, 3Women, captures the age divide within feminism – and the defiance of the #MeToo eraI recently gave a talk at a girls’ high school. I mention this not only because I am a virtue-signalling monster but also because one of the young women... [Read More]
Colin Hoult: ‘The funniest heckle? You’re not funny because I’m not gay'
The actor, writer and standup on the things that make him laugh the mostGreg Davies. His face, his stories, his sweet bod. Continue reading...... [Read More]
How Jeff Dunham's offensive puppets became the voice of Trump's America
From José the Mexican immigrant to Achmed the dead terrorist, his foul-mouthed puppets have made him one of the richest comedians on the planet. How will the ventriloquist go down in Britain?Jeff Dunham is on a high. He has just played to a sell-out crowd in the Texas city of San Antonio. Any... [Read More]
How Jeff Dunham's offensive puppets became the voice of Trump's America
From José the Mexican immigrant to Achmed the dead terrorist, his foul-mouthed puppets have made him one of the richest comedians on the planet. How will the ventriloquist go down in Britain?Jeff Dunham is on a high. He has just played to a sell-out crowd in the Texas city of San Antonio. Any... [Read More]