FEATURE: SASHEER ZAMATA

It was announced yesterday that Saturday Night Live has cast Sasheer Zamata as their newest players after criticism were made (from the show’s very own Kenan Thompson and Jay Pharaoh) over the lack… Continue reading

REVIEW: ADAM HILLS

Adam Hills – Happyism at The Lowry Beloved in Australia, and on his way to becoming the same in the UK due to his recent stint on The Last Leg, Adam Hills has carved… Continue reading

REVIEW: SNL ROUNDUP

Holy moly. It was all change this week as Saturday Night Live returned for its 39th season. Three major players left (and sadly Tim Robinson), six nervous newbies donned their glitzy jackets and Cecily Strong became… Continue reading

OPINION: BRITISH S(H)ITCOM?

The British Sitcom. It’s a staple of our culture, the meat and two veg of the comedy world. It’s where we get to show off our best assets and bathe in our smugness… Continue reading

REVIEW: BROOKLYN NINE NINE

Over the past few years cop shows have been exclusively stolen and locked away by the rulers of Drama, a world where no laughter can be heard and crying/bloody death induces awards and… Continue reading

REVIEW: THE COMEDY NETWORK

There are tough crowds and then there are tough crowds. Unfortunately for compare Hayley Ellis, The Lowry’s new comedy night The Comedy Network didn’t begin with the best possible start. From the off… Continue reading

REVIEW: BBC NEW COMEDY AWARDS

Just because the insanity of the Fringe has come to its annual end does not mean that its sense of competition and rivalry ends. Last night saw the second Manchester heat of the… Continue reading

INTERVIEW: ADAM RICHES

In 2011, Adam Riches took the Edinburgh Fringe by storm with his versatile and combative style of comedy which combined madcap characters with inspired examples of audience participation, an effort which won him the… Continue reading

FEATURE: NEW SNL CAST

  As September approaches, the rumour mills are once again churning with whispers about the return Saturday Night Live. This year saw a huge cull in SNL’s top performers, including Bill Hader, Jason… Continue reading

TOP 9 NERDY COMEDY PODCASTS

Every man and his dog has a bloody podcast nowadays so where on earth do you begin picking the right one? Well, if all you can think of is punchlines, set-ups and call… Continue reading