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Zeppotron’s Nigel Farage Comedy Lands At BBC Two, Kevin Bishop To Star

Porridge - Kevin BishopNigel Farage Gets His Life Back, a half-hour scripted comedy about the outgoing UKIP leader from Endemol Shine's Zeppotron, has landed at BBC Two, TVWise has learned. The one-off will star Kevin Bishop (Porridge, We’re Doomed! The Dad’s Army Story) as Farage.

Channel 4 Orders 1990s-Set Comedy Series ‘Derry Girls’

Channel 4Channel 4 has given the green-light to Derry Girls, a six episode comedy series set in the 1990s in Derry, Northern Ireland in the run up to the ceasefire. The series explores the lives of ordinary people living under the spectre of the Troubles, all seen through the eyes of a local teenager.

BBC One Renews ‘Not Going Out’ For Eighth Season

Not Going OutAfter months of rumours, BBC One has officially pulled the trigger and renewed their hit comedy series Not Going Out for an eighth season. With the renewal, the series continues to be the BBC's longest running sitcom currently on-air.