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Interview: Alan Carr chats about his upcoming ‘Yap, Yap, Yap!’ tour

In the middle of my interview with Alan Carr, a very loud police siren starts wailing in the background. Quick as a flash, the comedian jokes that, “I’m so in demand, even the police want me,” before adding with a laugh: “Or maybe they’ve seen my act and want to arrest me!” This is typical...

Nish Kumar reveals his favourite TV shows

Comedian Nish Kumar brings his Long Word, Long Word, Blah Blah Blah… I’m so clever show to Brighton Comedy Festival next month. The show will take place at 7.30pm on 24 October at the Brighton Dome Studio. This year’s Brighton Comedy Festival will feature 70 performances across 16 days at the Dome, Komedia and The Old...

‘Ripper Street’ interview: MyAnna Buring chats to us about Season 3

MyAnna Buring returned to BBC One this summer as Long Susan in the latest season of period crime drama Ripper Street. Season 3 and the complete Season 1-3 boxset are released on DVD and Blu-ray this week by BBC Worldwide. > Buy Season 3 on DVD on Amazon. CultBox caught up with MyAnna recently for...

‘This Is England’ interview: Shane Meadows on final season

The final chapter of Shane Meadows’ This is England saga concludes next weekend on Channel 4. It’s winter: there’s a promise of new beginnings for Combo, Lol and Woody but nothing ever works out as planned. Kelly is in a very dark place. She hasn’t just strayed from the path, she’s gone fully off piste...

Exclusive interview: ‘Yonderland’ stars discuss their new movie ‘Bill’

Featuring the BAFTA Award-winning lead cast of CBBC’s Horrible Histories and Sky1’s Yonderland, new movie Bill tells the story of what really happened during Shakespeare’s ‘Lost Years’. Mathew Baynton, Simon Farnaby, Martha Howe-Douglas, Jim Howick, Laurence Rickard and Ben Willbond together play 40 roles in the film, joined by Helen McCrory (Skyfall) and Damian Lewis...

Alfie Moore reveals his favourite TV shows

Former Police Sergeant turned stand-up comedian Alfie Moore brings his The Naked Stun show to Brighton Comedy Festival next month. The show will take place at 7.30pm on 23 October at the Brighton Dome Studio Theatre. This year’s Brighton Comedy Festival will feature 70 performances across 16 days at the Dome, Komedia and The Old...

Tommy Tieran reveals his favourite TV shows

Stand up comedian Tommy Tiernan brings his Out of the Whirlwind show to Brighton Comedy Festival next month. The show will take place at 8pm on 18 October at the Brighton Dome Corn Exchange. This year’s Brighton Comedy Festival will feature 70 performances across 16 days at the Dome, Komedia and The Old Market. > Buy tickets...

Milton Jones reveals his favourite TV shows

Milton Jones brings his Milton Jones and the Temple of Daft show to Brighton Comedy Festival this autumn. The show will take place at 8pm on 23 October at the Brighton Dome Concert Hall. This year’s Brighton Comedy Festival will feature 70 performances across 16 days at the Dome, Komedia and The Old Market. >...

Myra DuBois reveals her favourite TV shows

Myra DuBois brings her Self AdMyra show to Brighton Comedy Festival this autumn. The show will take place at 9.30pm on 22 October at the Brighton Dome Studio. This year’s Brighton Comedy Festival will feature 70 performances across 16 days at the Dome, Komedia and The Old Market. > Buy tickets now on the official...

‘Storage Hunters’ star Sean Kelly reveals his favourite TV shows

Sean Kelly from Storage Hunters is making his UK live comedy debut at Brighton Comedy Festival this autumn. The show will take place at 7.30pm on 17 October at the Corn Exchange. This year’s Brighton Comedy Festival will feature 70 performances across 16 days at the Dome, Komedia and The Old Market. > Buy tickets...