25 Years of R & M review – Vic Reeves and Bob Mortimer, inspired, infantile … and alive
First Direct Arena, LeedsA greatest hits show made more poignant after Mortimer’s recent heart bypass meandered even more than usualEvery performance of Reeves and Mortimer’s new stage tour is nostalgic – the show re-animates characters and sketches from their TV projects over the ... [Read More]
Nick Offerman says he's not a comedian but 'as long as I mention my balls every few minutes ...'
The actor best known as Ron Swanson from television show Parks and Recreation is on a standup tour of Australia with a message for millennialsNick Offerman – the actor best known as the plaid-shirted, straight-faced, libertarian public servant Ron Swanson of Parks and Recreation – is a f... [Read More]
Nick Offerman says he's not a comedian but 'as long as I mention my balls every few minutes ...'
The actor best known as Ron Swanson from television show Parks and Recreation is on a standup tour of Australia with a message for millennialsNick Offerman – the actor best known as the plaid-shirted, straight-faced, libertarian public servant Ron Swanson of Parks and Recreation – is a f... [Read More]
Isy Suttie webchat – as it happened
The author, comedian and Peep Show star joined us to answer your questions in a live webchat – from comedy to food via why she’d love to star in Batman, catch up with her answers here 2.05pm GMTHuge thanks to Isy and to everyone who submitted questions. Until next time! Thanks for all yo... [Read More]
Isy Suttie: 'I still feel bad about throwing a pound coin at Howard Donald'
The comedian on her teenage crushes, saying goodbye to Peep Show’s Dobby, and how reading in bed is the new partying Your memoir The Actual One is about your 20s. Are you very different now to the way you were at that time of your life?I used to live my life in extremes: I wouldn’t just ... [Read More]
Vic Reeves and Bob Mortimer: return of the very peculiar pair | Observer profile
Now that Bob Mortimer has recovered from his recent heart surgery, he can join partner Vic Reeves for their 25th anniversary tour. Expect a homely British take on the absurdIt is the tour that nearly didn’t happen. When Vic and Bob first announced a new live show, Poignant Moments, to be stage... [Read More]
Vic Reeves and Bob Mortimer: return of the very peculiar pair | Observer profile
Now that Bob Mortimer has recovered from his recent heart surgery, he can join partner Vic Reeves for their 25th anniversary tour. Expect a homely British take on the absurdIt is the tour that nearly didn’t happen. When Vic and Bob first announced a new live show, Poignant Moments, to be stage... [Read More]
Vic Reeves and Bob Mortimer: return of the very peculiar pair | Observer profile
Now that Bob Mortimer has recovered from his recent heart surgery, he can join partner Vic Reeves for their 25th anniversary tour. Expect a homely British take on the absurdIt is the tour that nearly didn’t happen. When Vic and Bob first announced a new live show, Poignant Moments, to be stage... [Read More]
Isy Suttie webchat – post your questions now
The author, comedian and Peep Show star is joining us to answer your questions in a live webchat from 1pm GMT onwards on Tuesday 19 January – post them in the comments below 10.55am GMTIsy Suttie will be known to many as Dobby, the “IT misfit” on Peep Show, whose romance with Mark ... [Read More]
Isy Suttie webchat – post your questions now
The author, comedian and Peep Show star is joining us to answer your questions in a live webchat from 1pm GMT onwards on Tuesday 19 January – post them in the comments below 10.55am GMTIsy Suttie will be known to many as Dobby, the “IT misfit” on Peep Show, whose romance with Mark ... [Read More]