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The Young Offenders: The TV Show

BBC Three and BBC Comedy, in association with RTÉ, have commissioned a six part series of The Young Offenders, from producers Vico Films. Originally a feature length film, The Young Offenders was a box office sensation in 2016. Peter Foott, winner of Best Screenplay for The Young Offenders at the …

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Autobiographical Ingrid Michaelson Comedy

Ingrid Michaelson is bringing her life to the small screen. Ingrid Michaelson is the woman behind some well known hits such as Be Ok, The Way I Am and Girls Chase Boys (see above). Now the singer-songwriter is going to star in a comedy about her life. She will be teaming …

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Bridget & Eamon in America!

Our favourite Irish TV comedy couple Bridget & Eamon have now landed on Amazon in America.  The original six episode series written by Jason Butler, Jennifer Zamparelli and Bernard O’Shea (latter pair also play the lead characters) was commissioned and broadcast on Irish channel RTE Two (grintage article here) and later …

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TV News: The President Show

In the reign of Trump it’s very hard to avoid making jokes about the President of the USA. Comedy Central have announced a new weekly comedy show called ‘The President Show’.  Impersonator Anthony Atamanuik will play Donald Trump. He has featured on shows such as the “Trump vs. Bernie” tour, …

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Satire about the Trump, Kushner and The Muslim Ban

Comedy Central satire ‘Mideast Minute‘ tackles everything from immigration to Jared Kushner. Mideast Minute is written by and stars Pardis Parker. It originally started as a web series in 2007. Parker states: The original idea was to do a fake news show that tried to convince Middle Easterners that everything …

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