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BBC iPlayer Launches Halloween Themed Comedy Shorts

To celebrate Friday the 13th BBC have published six Halloween-themed short comedies. These shorts are available to watch now on the BBC iPlayer. Each show is 5 minutes has been written by new Northern Irish comedy writers “Selected from hundreds of applicants from an open call by BBC Writersroom in Belfast, the …

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Ed Westwick’s BBC Comedy Get Second Series

Former Gossip Girl star Ed Westwick has turned to comedy. White Gold is set in Essex and is about a salesman who sells double glazing. Westwick isn’t the only familiar face, it also stars The Inbetweeners funny lads James Buckley and Joe Thomas. The trio will return for the second series …

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Tommy Tiernans Inappropriate Alrene Foster Joke

Tommy Tiernan appeared on BBC radio during the week and it didn’t go down too well.  The Irish comedian was taking part in a comic skit on Radio Foyle Mark Patterson show where he was mimicking Arlene Foster. During the interview Tiernan said: “If she wasn’t in politics I can …

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VINTAGE: Spike Milligan’s Irish Astronauts

A Classic sketch from the late great Spike Milligan, who is often referred to as the Godfather of British alternative comedy! Pioneered revolutionary radio comedy with the creation of The Goon Show and went on to be a major influence on Monty Python’s Flying Circus with his innovative “Q” series. …

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Real Housewives of ISIS comedy?

A BBC satirical sketch called ‘Real Housewives of ISIS‘ has been released and it has caused huge controversy. The two minute sketch is based on British women who have left the UK to join ISIS. It shows the housewives discussing what to wear to a beheading and arguing about wearing matching …

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WATCH: Christmas Dinner with TV Show ‘Bottom’

Watch the hilarious comedy antics from Richie and Eddie in BBC show ‘Bottom’ as they invite guests to celebrate Christmas and dine with them. In this slapstick world, what could possibly go wrong… Sadly Rik Mayall (Richie) died of a heart attack in 2014 and his long partner in comedy Adrian …

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