Dara O Briain’s Go 8 Bit: series cancelled

Sad news for fans of Dara O Briain’s Go 8 Bit as Dave have now confirmed that the comedy game show will not be returning for a fourth series… The show, which followed comedians Steve McNeil and Sam Pamphilon teaming up with celebrity guests to beat each other at video games, kick-started in 2016 and went on … >

Posted Filed under

Zapped: series 3 air date announced

Dave’s popular sitcom, Zapped is set to return for a third series and the channel has now announced that the show will return next month… The series follows everyman Brian (played by The Inbetweeners‘ James Buckley) who is whisked to the magical world of Munty and his attempts at getting back home. Over the years the cast … >

Posted Filed under

Dave orders more episodes of Zapped and Porters

Dave’s scripted comedy slate isn’t going anywhere, as we’ve just heard that both Zapped and Porters have been renewed by UKTV’s home of witty banter. Both shows will get another series, as Dave continues its commitment to original programming. Zapped centres on a character named Brian Weaver (played by James Buckley, aka Jay from The Inbetweeners), who gets zapped from his mundane … >

Posted Filed under

‘Red Dwarf XI’ Episode 2 review: ‘Samsara’ doesn’t quite live up to its premise

The second episode of the long-running sci-fi sitcom’s latest season doesn’t quite live up to its premise. In ‘Samsara’ the crew find an escape pod, but discover that its two human passengers, Barker and Green, have been mysteriously vaporised just moments earlier. They explore a nearby crashed ship in search of answers, only for Lister … >

Posted Filed under