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Top 10 Most Hilarious Modern Comedy Duos

Collaboration is everything in the business of comedy. For this list, we’re looking at the funniest comedy duos that write and perform their own work. So performers likes Seth Rogen & James Franco are disqualified. We’re also limiting our list to modern times, meaning classic duos such as Cheech & Chong, Laurel & Hardy or Abbott & Costello …

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Comedy Tips: Simon Pegg On Writing Hot Fuzz

If you’ve ever thought about writing a comedy here is an insight into how the process works.  Here is Simon Pegg and Edgar Wright talking about writing Hot Fuzz. They discuss brainstorming, avoiding distractions and the power of the flip chart. This is a great insight into their creative process, and …

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Cast Announced For Simon Pegg & Nick Frost Movie

Simon Pegg & Nick Frost have reunited to create new comedy-horror Slaughterhouse Rulez. Crispian Mills, director of ‘A Fantastic Fear of Everything’ will be working on this film, the first from Stolen Picture, Simon Pegg and Nick Frost’s newly minted production banner. Mills and Henry Fitzherbert penned the script. Slaughterhouse Rulez takes places at …

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Double Act: Simon Pegg & Nick Frost

“A double act, also known as a comedy duo, is a comic pairing in which humour is derived from the uneven relationship between two partners, usually of the same gender, age, ethnic origin and profession but drastically different in terms of personality or behaviour.”   The world of comedy would …

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WATCH: Does Simon Pegg speak English?

Simon Pegg and BBC’s Big Train sketch team perform ‘an English speaking tourist in France’. PS – Big Train was created and mostly written by Irish writers Graham Linehan (also director) and Arthur Matthews who went on to create Father Ted. The first series was voted “Best ‘Broken Comedy’ Show” at the …

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