It’s Already Panto Season in London + More Industry News

Welcome back to our weekly roundup of what’s going on in film, TV, and theatre! THEATREJust a few days into June and we’re already looking far ahead to panto season with the news that Al Murray will ...

Peccadillo Pictures to tour the UK with a line-up of Lgbt films this summer

Peccadillo Pictures, the leading film distributor for Lgbt films in the UK, is taking a selection of the best contemporary Lgbt films from around the world on a nationwide roadshow festival called ...

Alan Davies: 'ITV and the BBC would be too terrified to make As Yet Untitled'

Alan Davies has suggested that his Dave show As Yet Untitled would never be made by the BBC and ITV - who would be too "terrified" to commission it. The show sees a group of comedians sitting around ...

Nature Nuts with Julian Clary review – the innuendos come thick and fast

Clary – an especially entertaining person – squeezes in a lot of gags and pleasure-mockery alongside some genuine enthusiasm for nature Is there a new late entry in the race to succeed David ...

UK TV ratings: Humans rises to 2.2m for its finale on Channel 4

UK TV ratings roundup - data supplied by Barb Humans added viewers for its season one finale on Sunday (August 2), according to overnight figures. The Channel 4 sci-fi drama entertained 2.24m ...

Craig Revel Horwood: 'Strictly is not a real dance competition'

Craig Revel Horwood has underlined that Strictly Come Dancing is an entertainment show rather than a "real dance competition". Horwood, who has been an ever-present on the programme's judging panel ...

Coleen Nolan's dog has loose bladder on Loose Women

Coleen Nolan's new dog urinated on the studio floor live on 'Loose Women' today (15.04.15). The 50-year-old TV presenter was left embarrassed when her three-legged, adopted mutt Mika got nervous in ...

Julian Clary, Peter Andre, Kimberly Wyatt for ITV's Give a Pet a Home

ITV has revealed the team of celebrities who will be supporting the Rspca in finding a home for abandoned animals in new show Give a Pet a Home. Comedian Julian Clary, singer and TV presenter Peter ...

Julian Clary: 'I s**t myself in front of the Queen'

Julian Clary has admitted to having a rather embarrassing accident while meeting the Queen. The comedian was waiting to be greeted by the monarch following a Royal Variety Performance when he ...

Strictly Come Dancing: Week One, show one - Live blog as it happened

Severrrrrn! Sorry, we're a bit over-excited, because the very first Strictly Come Dancing live show is about to start. We've done the office sweepstake, we've slipped on our sequins and we've even ...

James Arthur, Joan Collins: Stars who turned down Celebrity Big Brother

Twice a year we get all excited over the rumoured names linked to Celebrity Big Brother, only to often have our hopes cruelly dashed upon discovering it was plain lies or said star refused the offer. ...

Addison Cresswell obituary

Influential comedy agent who wheeled and dealed to turn his clients into stars The colourful comedy agent Addison Cresswell, who has died suddenly at the age of 53, changed the face of British ...

Jo Brand wins best sitcom for Getting On at the British Comedy Awards

Jack Whitehall voted King of Comedy for second year running and Steve Coogan handed Outstanding Achievement award Comedian Jo Brand was among the winners at the British Comedy Awards on Thursday ...

Mandela tweets and Jimmy Savile jokes … has comedy crossed the line?

Spoof preacher Reverend Billy faces community service, Frankie Boyle and Simon Amstell provoke tabloid outrage and the Edinburgh free festival schism widens This week's comedy news Comedians are in ...

'Have I Got News For You' leads Friday night ratings with 4.67m

Have I Got News For You led Friday night's primetime ratings outside of soaps, drawing in 4.67m viewers. The BBC One panel show, featuring Stephen Merchant at the helm and guest panellists Hal ...

Dog the Bounty Hunter, Charlie Sheen: CBB stars that never were

Celebrity Big Brother is set to commence on Channel 5 this Thursday (August 22), and along with the anticipation comes the (at times ridiculous) list of rumoured celebrities - which let's face it, ...

This Week's Must-See TV: 5 Shows You Shouldn't Miss

This Week's Must-See TV could generously be called a mixed bag, what with amazing Us drama in the form of Mad Men and The Walking Dead sitting snugly alongside a cheerful, but cheesy new Paddy ...

Denise Lewis, 'EastEnders' stars for ITV's 'Your Face Sounds Familiar'

ITV has announced the celebrity lineup for upcoming entertainment series Your Face Sounds Familiar. The singing show - hosted by Paddy McGuinness and Alesha Dixon - will see six celebrities perform ...

Alesha Dixon, Paddy McGuinness to host ITV celebrity singing show

Alesha Dixon and Paddy McGuinness are to host a new ITV entertainment series called Your Face Sounds Familiar. The show challenges a regular cast of celebrities to perform as different music icons in ...

Julian Clary interview: 'Gay marriage won't make society disintegrate'

Unemployment figures may be sneaking up, but worry not! Julian Clary has an opening he's desperate for you to fill. On Sunday (June 2), Clary brings his second run of Position Vacant: Apply Within to ...

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