Derek Fowlds Dies

Derek Fowlds Dies, Aged 82 Actor Derek Fowlds has died at the age of 82.  He died this morning at the Royal United Hospital in Bath, having suffered with pneumonia. Derek Fowlds will be best known for playing...
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Mrs Brown's Boys creator to pilot peacekeeper comedyMrs Brown's Boy's creator Brendan O' Carroll is working on a new sitcom pilot episode for the BBC.Entitled "The Lebanese Outpost" it will follow a gro...

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Pick Of The Comedy News Stories Steve Pemberton Writes Les Dawson FilmSteve Pemberton has written a short film about Les Dawson.Entitled: "Les Miserable", the film is a short set to air on Sky's next U...

Actor, Christopher Beeny Has Died

Actor, Christopher Beeny Has Died, Aged 78 Christopher Beeny, known for roles in Upstairs, Downstairs and BBC sitcom Last of the Summer Wine, has died at the age of 78, he died on 3rd January his son has confi...

Stephen Merchant To Make New Comedy Drama

Stephen Merchant To Make New Comedy Drama: The Offenders Stephen Merchant is making a comedy drama series for BBC1.  Entitled "The Offenders" the series will comprise six one hour episodes.The series will ...

BBC Order A Sixth Helping of Inside NO. 9

BBC Order Series 6 Of Inside NO. 9 There are reports online that the BBC have ordered a 6th series of Reece Shearsmith and Steve Pemberton's hit sitcom: Inside NO. 9.  However there are no BBC postings to supp...

New Team Captain for 8 Out Of 10 Cats

New Team Captain for 8 Out Of 10 Cats Katherine Ryan is to be the new team captain on 8 out of 10 cats when the show returns to E4 Tuesday nights.  The show is now in it's 22nd series...

Flea Bags Another!

Fleabag Scoops Two Golden Globes There seems to be no stopping this show.  In what turned out to be a good night for British talent BBC sitcom "Fleabag" scooped two golden Globe Awards.The show was named b...

Vera Star Moving To Seaside?

Vera Star, Brenda Blethyn To Star In New Sitcom Star of popular drama Vera is to star in a new sitcom entitled "Kate and Koji".  Written by Guy Jenkin and Andy Hamilton (outnumbered) the show will be filmed in...

Gavin And Stacey Storms Christmas Ratings

Gavin And Stacey Storms Christmas Ratings The 2019 Gavin and Stacey Christmas special was the UK's most-watched scripted TV programme of the 2010s, new audience figures show. In total, 17.1 million viewers tu...