Get your hands off my double entendres! Is the smutty pun now under attack?
It is Britain’s favourite type of humour, the go-to gag for everyone from Carry On stars to Bake Off hosts. But are fnarr fnarr jokes just another example of male sexual entitlement?If you want a double entendre, I’ll give you one. They pop up all over the place: on risque chat shows hos... [Read More]
Get your hands off my double entendres! Is the smutty pun now under attack?
It is Britain’s favourite type of humour, the go-to gag for everyone from Carry On stars to Bake Off hosts. But are fnarr fnarr jokes just another example of male sexual entitlement?If you want a double entendre, I’ll give you one. They pop up all over the place: on risque chat shows hos... [Read More]
Eric Andre, Noel Fielding, Abbi Jacobson and more join Matt Groening’s latest animated show
Matt Groening, the man behind The Simpsons, has a new animated project in the works — and it’s already got a… MORE Eric Andre, Noel Fielding, Abbi Jacobson and more join Matt Groening’s latest animated show appeared first on The Laugh Button.... [Read More]
Review: A Night with Noel Fielding (and friends and family!)
Here's your Big Fat Quiz for 2016: How will America receive Noel Fielding without all the trappings of Hollywood that preceded Russell Brand's arrival upon our shores and our comedy venues? Before you answer. Consider this. Fielding and Brand teamed up multiple times on British television for The Bi... [Read More]
The Mighty Boosh are back: Noel Fielding and Julian Barratt reunite for US gig
The Mighty Boosh are reuniting for the first time in four years. Noel Fielding and Julian Barratt will be back on stage together in October for an American comedy music festival hosted by Tenacious D. The move will reassure fans who feared the duo might have permanently split after their 2009 Future Sailors Tour. Since then both have pursued solo projects, with Fielding making his Luxury Comedy series for E4 and captaining a team on Never Mind The Buzzcocks, and Barratt taking on dramatic ... [Read More]
Mighty Boosh present Monty Python tribute | Chortle
Mighty Boosh stars Noel Fielding and Julian Barratt are to host a radio series about Monty Python's comedy albums. The pair interviewed Michael Palin, Terry Jones, Eric Idle and Terry Gilliam for the two-part Radio 2 show Monty Python's Wonderful World Of Sound. In the interviews, the Python team talk about making the world's first ‘three-sided' LP; upsetting John Denver; and raising the bar for what comedy albums could achieve. [Read More]
Movie Trailer - 'Bunny and the Bull' from the makers of The Mighty Boosh | /Film
the full trailer for Paul King's Bunny and the Bull has now been launched. This is the first film from the director of The Mighty Boosh and features several alumni of that show in the cast, including hipster heartthrobs Julian Barratt and Noel Fielding. It also looks rather like an episode of The Boosh, which isn't a bad thing. [Read More]
The Mighty Boosh's Julian Barratt and Noel Fielding | A.V. Club interview
In essence, The Mighty Boosh is a comic gesamtkunstwerk, a total artwork encompassing an ever-expanding range of forms. With two Blackberry-wielding publicists shuffling interviews and vetting guests lists in the background, Barratt and Fielding took a breather from their hectic schedule to sit down with The A.V. Club in Manhattan. Although the two habitually finish each others' sentences and occasionally go off in different directions simultaneously, the transcript has been simplified for the p... [Read More]