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Mrs Brown's Boys creator writes an Army comedy Mrs Brown's Boys creator  Brendan O'Carroll is developing a comedy about Irish army peacekeepers for the BBC. The comic is currently writing"Lebanese Outpost",...
steve coogan returns as alan partridge in his new chat show this time with alan partridge

Alan Partridge All Set For His Return !

Alan Partridge To Return To Our TV Screens In February Steve Coogan, the comedian behind the Radio Norwich DJ Alan Partridge, has revealed the character will return to our TV screens next month. Retur...
Terry Scott and June Whitfield star in their earlier sitcom happy ever after

June Whitfield Has Died

June Whitfield Has Died, Aged 93 Dame June Whitfield, celebrated for her roles in some of the best-loved British sitcoms of the last 50 years, has died aged 93. The London-born actress was a regular fixture...

How Tickled We Were !

How Tickled We Were, Boxing Day, 2018 at 9pm Earlier this year we lost arguably the greatest stand up comedian of them all - Ken Dodd. This Boxing Day,  BBC2 at 9pm: How Tickled We Were. In Sir Ken's own...

Only Fools And Horses To Return ?

Only Fools And Horses, The Musical Everybody's favourite BBC sitcom Only Fools and Horses is on it's way to the West End - as a musical. Paul Whitehouse has co-written the adaptation with Jim Sullivan – the...

Ray Galton Has Died

Ray Galton One Of The Creators Of Sitcom Has Died, Aged 88 Ray Galton OBE, one of the "fathers and creators of British sitcom", has died aged 88. The scriptwriter died on Friday night after a "long and hear...

Dad’s Army set for comeback?

Is Dad's Army Really Being Re-Made? Fifty years on, Dad's Army could be set for a spectacular comeback with a stellar cast including Sir David Jason as Captain Mainwaring, Hugh Laurie as Sergeant Arthur Wilson...
top comedy writer and TV host Deinis Norden has died aged 96

Denis Norden Has Died

Denis Norden Has Died, Aged 96 TV host and comedy writer Denis Norden has died aged 96, his family has said. The It'll Be Alright on the Night host died on Wednesday after spending "many weeks" at the Royal F...

The Doctor Will See You Now

BBC Give Official Date For New Doctor Who After many reports the BBC have finally confirmed details for Jodie Whitaker's debut as Doctor Who. As expected the show will move to a Sunday night, debuting on 7t...
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Jacqueline Pearce has died

Blake's 7 Actress Jacqueline Pearce Dies, Aged 74 Blake's 7 and Doctor Who star Jacqueline Pearce has died at the age of 74, shortly after being diagnosed with lung cancer a friend has said. The actress, be...