Comedy

Michael Palin: Going around the world in 80 days now would be a much less happy experience
Culture

Michael Palin: Going around the world in 80 days now would be a much less happy experience

In the 1980s, the Monty Python star retraced the fictional footsteps of Phileas Fogg. How would he fare if he made the journey today?

Simon Brodkin on his ADHD diagnosis
Comedy

Simon Brodkin on his ADHD diagnosis

The comedian, also known as Lee Nelson, explains how he’s had to re-evaluate who he is and what he does after his big news.

Comedian Chloe Petts: ‘Wake up! Cancel culture doesn’t exist’
Comedy

Comedian Chloe Petts: ‘Wake up! Cancel culture doesn’t exist’

The stand-up star says nobody should worry about being cancelled – it’s not a real thing, and if it is, it only makes it more likely you’ll get talked about.

Big Zuu: ‘Food is about connecting with everyone’
TV

Big Zuu: ‘Food is about connecting with everyone’

Rowan Atkinson: ‘I always liked the definition of art as the rejection of the status quo’
Comedy

Rowan Atkinson: ‘I always liked the definition of art as the rejection of the status quo’

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Mr Bean meets Breaking Bad – why Man vs Bee is a comedy masterpiece
TV

Mr Bean meets Breaking Bad – why Man vs Bee is a comedy masterpiece

Chris and Rosie Ramsey: ‘If I get a laugh out of you, I’ll tell you anything’
comedy

Chris and Rosie Ramsey: ‘If I get a laugh out of you, I’ll tell you anything’

Josh Widdicombe: ‘The pandemic changed my approach to comedy’
TV

Josh Widdicombe: ‘The pandemic changed my approach to comedy’

The book tour that’s taken me to heaven and Hull
Culture

The book tour that’s taken me to heaven and Hull

Hullraisers proves that Hull is intrinsically funny
TV

Hullraisers proves that Hull is intrinsically funny

Mo Gilligan: ‘The fact I get to host the Brits still hasn’t sunk in’
Music

Mo Gilligan: ‘The fact I get to host the Brits still hasn’t sunk in’

Mel Giedroyc: ‘I thought, oh my god, what if my mum could hear me doing all this rudery?’
TV

Mel Giedroyc: ‘I thought, oh my god, what if my mum could hear me doing all this rudery?’

Barry Cryer: A life ‘dogged by good luck’
Barry Cryer

Barry Cryer: A life ‘dogged by good luck’

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How Munya Chawawa makes the internet’s fastest comedy spoofs
Comedy

How Munya Chawawa makes the internet’s fastest comedy spoofs

Shappi Khorsandi: ‘I’d tell my 16-year-old self, you have ADHD. That’s why you failed your GCSEs’
Culture

Shappi Khorsandi: ‘I’d tell my 16-year-old self, you have ADHD. That’s why you failed your GCSEs’

Comedian Ed Byrne and a Big Issue vendor talk trekking
News

Comedian Ed Byrne and a Big Issue vendor talk trekking

Joe Lycett: ‘Brands don’t mind bad press, but they don’t like to look silly’
Culture

Joe Lycett: ‘Brands don’t mind bad press, but they don’t like to look silly’

What’s funny about the refugee crisis?
Culture

What’s funny about the refugee crisis?

Sean Lock’s best jokes as comedian passes away at 58
TV

Sean Lock’s best jokes as comedian passes away at 58

People are sharing stories of being ‘fashionable in Ireland’. It’s hilarious
News

People are sharing stories of being ‘fashionable in Ireland’. It’s hilarious

‘I think Jonathan Pie would have joined GB News’
Culture

‘I think Jonathan Pie would have joined GB News’

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‘I’ve had a lot of DMs about selling feet pics’: Lockdown life as a comedian
Opinion

‘I’ve had a lot of DMs about selling feet pics’: Lockdown life as a comedian

Russell Howard: Jokes are the only way I know how to survive
Culture

Russell Howard: Jokes are the only way I know how to survive

Armando Iannucci: How can I be funny when there is nothing to laugh about?
Opinion

Armando Iannucci: How can I be funny when there is nothing to laugh about?

Rachel Parris: “I perform with a smile. Some like it, it drives others mad”
Culture

Rachel Parris: “I perform with a smile. Some like it, it drives others mad”