Latest British Comedy Awards Stories
Multi-Talented and Respected Star of Broadway, UK Television, Film and Comedy to Take the Reins of CBS's Late Night Talk Show in 2015 NEW YORK, Sept.
Comic Russell Brand dedicated his British Comedy Award for best live stand-up to Jonathan Ross, his cohort in a controversial BBC radio stunt. Brand and Ross have been in hot water over on-air prank calls placed to actor Andrew Sachs on Brand's popular show on Radio 2. The BBC reported Sunday that Brand,
Comedian Jonathan Ross, who has been suspended after a radio prank drew widespread criticism, won't be the host of the British Comedy Awards as planned. A new master of ceremonies for the December show has yet to be announced, the BBC said.
Drambuie links up with Soho Theatre to present Drambuie Late Night Pursuits, an exclusive free comedy show at Camden's renowned venue Koko. Four of the UK's best stand-ups come together to present special sets, sharing comical anecdotes based around their own late night pursuits.
- One who brings meat to the table; hence, in some countries, the official title of the grand master or steward of the king's or a nobleman's household.