Pappy's Last Show Ever will be at Soho Theatre until 20 April. Last year, Pappy’s Last Show Ever was beaten to the Edinburgh Fringe’s top comedy award by Doctor Brown. Both are at the Soho Theatre this month. Which should you see? Pappy’s...Show More Summary
No, that’s not a typo. It’s the nonsensical name of Foster’s Edinburgh Comedy Award Winner Doctor Brown’s new show. Some people call him a “mime”, or a “silent clown”, others a “sexy physical chameleon who I want to play with every day”… there might not be many other people who say that exactly. Doctor Brown is on stage before he’s on stage. Show More Summary
Aubrey Plaza is known for basically redefining the word "deadpan" when it comes to comedic performances, and if you're into that kind of thing, you'll be pleased to hear that she's now receiving accolades for her work thus far: The actress will be the recipient of CinemaCon's Breakthrough Performer of the Year Award. [ more › ]
This weekend: a model railroad, a comedy quiz show, a warmup for the Canadian Comedy Awards, and more. RAILROADS: Ever wanted a railroad for Christmas? At the Romance of the Rails 2012 Holiday Show, you can check out the largest permanent model train collection in Canada. Show More Summary
1. Charlie Brooker’s Newswipe 25/03/09 2. Terminator’ arm is world’s most advanced prosthetic limb 3. Connecticut Shooting in Newtown at Sandy Hook Elementary. 4. Ali G British Comedy Awards 2012 – Outstanding Achievement 5. How to Quit a Job 6. … Continue reading ?
Comedian Sacha Baron Cohen accepted the British Comedy Award for “Outstanding Achievement to Comedy” as his character, Ali G. It was Ali G’s first television performance in ten years. via Gavin Purcell
In character as Ali G, Sacha Baron Cohen accepted the British Comedy Academy Outstanding Achievement Award tonight in London. Sir Ben Kingsley presented. The clip is actually funny. Here’s a sample: Ali says things have been so tough,...Show More Summary
This is a sponsored competition. This year’s Foster’s Edinburgh Comedy Award Winner, The Boy with Tape on his Face brings his unique brand of gaffer-tape gagged comedy to the West End for a three week run. He might wear the black and...Show More Summary
A selection of things to do for a fiver or less this week. Monday 3 December: Best Newcomer at the Edinburgh Comedy Awards Daniel Simonsen is part of the line-up at the Camden Head tonight, with other comedians Suzi Ruffell, GráinneShow More Summary
Lucy Beaumont has won the BBC New Comedy Award 2012, the comedy competition that is run by Radio 2 that hopes to find an up-and-coming comedy star. The final was determined during a live show, hosted by Patrick Kielty at The Grand Theatre in Blackpool. The live show was broadcast on Radio 2, with the winner being [...]
As Jake Fogelnest’s tweets and Twitter follower count attest, he is one funny guy. But the local comedian was not laughing after he recently discovered that his podcast had been blindly nominated for a 2013 LA Comedy Award. AlthoughShow More Summary
Last night, Judd Apatow blew the lid off the artifice of the Hollywood Film Awards, cracking wise after an in-kind intro from friend and collaborator Seth Rogen. He was at the Beverly Hilton to accept the Hollywood Comedy Award. Today, it was announced that Apatow will guest edit Vanity Fair‘s first-ever Comedy Issue (January 2013). Show More Summary
Sat 06 Oct They've taken out the Time Out Comedy Award for Best Comedy Night two years in a row and this month's line up will be showing y'all exactly...
It's only been three years since Modern Family started dominating every television comedy award you can find, but the small screen's funniest children sure have grown up a lot! Take a look at their humble beginnings with these shots before they became red carpet pros. More » Post from: Mommyish
The "Veep" and "Parks and Recreation" stars pulled off some shenanigans once the Best Leading Actress in a Comedy award winner was announced. read more
EDINBURGH (Reuters) - Performers from the United States, Norway and New Zealand swept Britain's top comedy awards at the Edinburgh Fringe Festival on Saturday, the first time all three prizes have gone to non-British comedians.
In today's UP: join the Zine frenzy with a zine-making party; new art exhibitions open at Gallery 1313; and Toronto's finest comedians make you laugh ahead of the Canadian Comedy Awards. ZINES: Have you ever wanted to get into the magazine business—whether creatively or professionally? Do you like to do it yourself? Zines, dear readers. Show More Summary
One of the summer’s biggest television treats hasn’t even aired on TV. The acclaimed British series Rev., which has won numerous comedy awards in the United Kingdom, made its way to American shores via unusual means, popping up as one of the “original” series for online-video site Hulu.com. Show More Summary
The votes have been counted, the certificates have been laminated: let’s celebrate us some comedy!