Armando Iannucci recently said that the UK falls behind the US when it comes to female comedy writers. Do you find it to be a male-dominated industry?
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Tuesday 24 December 2013
The representative worked with some of the comedy circuit’s best known stars, including Lee Evans, Jo Brand, Alan Carr and Jack Dee
Sunday 15 December 2013
It’s behind you!” If those words elicit a groan, then bah humbug to you. You may hate pantomime but I’m honing my heckles in preparation to see several shows around the country.
Friday 13 December 2013
Jack Whitehall was crowned King of Comedy at the ceremony in London
Sunday 07 July 2013
Men are more competitive and 'that's possibly what works'
Wednesday 20 February 2013
Investing in online and making television shows for other broadcasters is helping STV, the Scottish version of ITV, to grow at a time when the traditional ad market is set to stay flat over the medium term.
Sunday 27 January 2013
The former world boxing champion Ricky Hatton will be among unlikely celebrities putting on their dancing shoes for Comic Relief next month, it was announced last night.
Sunday 30 December 2012
Women led the laughs, both in the NHS and the Hamptons, but even Claire can't save 'Homeland'
Saturday 22 December 2012
Monday 19 November 2012
Hastings Pier, the seaside attraction that became an unlikely musical mecca in the 1960s by hosting performers from the Rolling Stones to The Who, is to be restored following an £11m Lottery grant.
Saturday 28 April 2012
1. The London Olympics
Thursday 29 March 2012
The former Downing Street spin doctor Alastair Campbell is to make his debut as a host on satirical panel show Have I Got News For You.
Monday 13 February 2012
This is a critical year for BBC comedy, when it will finally seek to address previous failings in giving a television platform to the funniest women in Britain.
Monday 12 December 2011
Miranda Hart is set to consolidate her position as one of the biggest comedy stars in Britain after scooping four nominations at the British Comedy Awards.
Thursday 30 June 2011
Saturday 09 April 2011
Diving in at the deep end is no excuse for shirking the style stakes
Sustained immigration has not harmed Britons' employment, say government advisers
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7/7 memorial defaced on anniversary of 2005 attacks with ‘Blair lied thousands died’ graffiti
Australia facing international condemnation after turning around Sri Lankans at sea
Even when it brutalises one of its own teenage citizens, America is helpless against Israel
Socialist Worker called to apologise over ‘vile’ article saying Eton schoolboy Horatio Chapple's death is ‘reason to save the polar bears’
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