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Alun Armstrong Pays Tribute To The Late Bobby Knutt

Alun Armstrong has paid tribute to ''wonderful comedian'' Bobby Knutt who made his final film appearance in 'Funny Cow'.The 71-year-old screen legend stars alongside the 'Emmerdale' actor -who passed away suddenly in September whilst on...

Lindsey Coulson Ditched Booze For Funny Cow

Lindsey Coulson gave up drinking alcohol for a month while filming 'Funny Cow'.The former 'EastEnders' actress stars in the new comedy drama as the alcoholic mother of the titular character and Coulson admitted she was...

Bob Mortimer Reveals He Got Married To His Long-term Girlfriend Before Heart Operation

British comedy icon Bob Mortimer, one half of the legendary Vic & Bob partnership, has revealed that he got married just before the triple heart bypass operation he underwent at the end of last year.Mortimer’s...

British Comedian Bob Mortimer Undergoes Triple Heart Bypass Operation

British comedy performer Bob Mortimer has been forced to cancel a significant part of his upcoming UK tour alongside his long-term professional partner Vic Reeves, after he underwent a triple bypass heart operation earlier this...

Vic Reeves Rehomes Leopards At Sanctuary

British funnyman Vic Reeves turned conservationist to help move three leopards to a new home in South Africa.The comedian, real name Jim Moir, travelled to the country's Shamwari Game Reserve with his wife Nancy and...

Twenty Twelve Snubbed At The British Comedy Awards, But Jack Whitehall Wins The Crown

The British Comedy Awards were held last night, presented once again by Jonathan Ross. It saw a room of the country's funniest people come under one roof to celebrate and ridicule one another, as is...

Martin Clunes Dropped From Churchill Adverts

Martin Clunes has been axed from the Churchill's Insurance adverts.The 'Doc Martin' star was dropped from the long-running car insurance ads - which feature a nodding dog called Churchill - after being disqualified from driving.A...

Shooting Stars Axed After 18 Years

'Shooting Stars' has reached an end after bosses opted to axe the off-kilter comedy panel show starring Vic Reeves and Bob Mortimer and so bringing to an end 18 years on and off British television...

Reeves Challenged To Arm Wrestle By Gallagher

British comedian VIC REEVES was once left shocked when LIAM GALLAGHER challenged him to an arm wrestle because the OASIS wildman thought he was posh. Reeves and his comic partner BOB MORTIMER were sat in...

Stars To Join Lucas In Panto-style Wedding

British TV star MATT LUCAS is to wed boyfriend KEVIN MCGEE in a pantomime-style civil ceremony this December (06), with guests SIR ELTON JOHN, PET SHOP BOY NEIL TENNANT and comic VIC REEVES all dressing...

Campbell: America Can't Make Funny Movies

Screen siren NEVE CAMPBELL is thrilled she's making a British comedy movie - because Americans don't know how to make funny films. The sexy actress, 29, complains Hollywood is only able to make weak...

Christian Slater's A Shooting Star

Actor CHRISTIAN SLATER is to appear on cult British comedy TV show SHOOTING STARS - having befriended the show's two hosts while filming in Plymouth, England. In new flick WINSTON CHURCHILL: THE HOLLYWOOD YEARS,...

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