Jason Manford review – confessions of a 'muddle-class' comic
Hammersmith Apollo, LondonThe standup’s new show, ostensibly about class in Britain, is often amusing, very likable but stubbornly middle-of-the-roadThere is so much to say about class in Britain. So why am I always hearing the same jokes about hummus and smashed avocado? Jason Manford grew up... [Read More]
Jason Manford review – confessions of a 'muddle-class' comic
Hammersmith Apollo, LondonThe standup’s new show, ostensibly about class in Britain, is often amusing, very likable but stubbornly middle-of-the-roadThere is so much to say about class in Britain. So why am I always hearing the same jokes about hummus and smashed avocado? Jason Manford grew up... [Read More]
Publishers Have High Hopes for Comedy Memoirs to Top Bestsellers List
The publishers of celebrity memoirs are getting ready for Super Thursday, a day so named because it offers the best chance for potential Christmas bestsellers to launch on the mass market. Strong contenders for 2011 include quite a few autobiographie... [Read More]
"You're not a stand-up comedian anymore..." One Show's Jason Manford under fire for 'unprofessional' anti-BBC rant on Twitter
As a stand-up comedian, Jason Manford is used to having the freedom to voice controversial views. However, The One Show frontman may have gone one rant too far. The 29-year-old has today come under fire for an outburst on his Twitter page over the BBC's decision to cut part of his act during the broadcast of the Help For Heroes concert. [Read More]