The FA charged Nicolas Anelka yesterday and he faces a minimum five-match ban if found guilty
The hit BBC drama drew average viewing figures of 9.6 million on Sunday
The musician echoed the comedian’s sentiments, warning that the current democratic system “may not be viable for much longer”
Goalkeeper is now back in action and hoping to reassert his World Cup claims
Stephen Fry, Spike Milligan, Paul Merton and David Walliams have all talked openly about their experiences with mental health problems
The comedian says he is 'overwhelmingly excited' about the show
The show is part of C.K.'s new deal with FX
The comic's aggressive style does not match his true self, finds Gerard Gilbert
A popular online video site is bringing the irreverent, topical humour of Saturday Night Live to China.
By the time of his sudden death, Addison Cresswell was undeniably a captain of the British comedy industry. Tall, fast-talking, dapper and not averse to thumping tables to make a point, the power he wielded as director of the comedy management agency Off The Kerb gained him a fearsome reputation, and one of which he was well aware. In 2000, he brought up his having been described as "the Darth Vader of the Fringe" before his interviewer had a chance to. His philosophy was this: "Small acts feed off the big ones and you need a few big names to make people feel it's worth going to."
"Bo Burnham: What", Pleasance Grand, Edinburgh Fringe, August
In fairness to Snowden, the Queen has been giving Christmas messages for a long time
'Booky Wook 2' was among literature deemed inappropriate for inmates
The charity is under fire after a ‘Panorama’ exposé, but the laws governing investments are complex
Jack Whitehall was crowned King of Comedy at the ceremony in London
What does Miley Cyrus have at Christmas? Twerky. This, according to a poll by the comedy channel Gold, is the nation's favourite new festive joke and as such will feature in a specially commissioned box of comedy crackers this Christmas. I think I preferred the runner-up - Why is it getting harder to buy Advent calendars? Because their days are numbered - but they're neither of them close to the all-time classic: How do snowmen get around? They ride an icicle. You can have that one.