By Patrick Munn | August 22, 2018 - 1:05 pm | No Comments
Comedy Central UK has handed out a broadcast pilot order to AMusical, bringing the cult live musical show to the screen for the very first time. Veterans of the stage version Kiri Pritchard-McLean, Jayde Adams, and musical director Dave Cribb are involved with the adaptation. Set to be filmed at Hackney Empire in front of a live studio audience in September, AMusical will feature comedians working up the courage to belt out their favourite number from a musical in front of a live audience. Confirmed comedians so far include Frank Skinner and London Hughes.
By Patrick Munn | April 26, 2018 - 12:07 pm | No Comments
Comedy Central UK has picked up stand-up comedy series Stand Up Central for a fourth season. The Viacom International Media Networks backed broadcaster has ordered eight half-hour episodes for season four. Catastrophe star Rob Delaney has been set as the new host. Stand Up Central sees Delaney perform stand-up before he welcomes two guest comedians on stage to perform in front of a live audience.
By Patrick Munn | March 19, 2018 - 5:37 pm | No Comments
You're The Worst is coming to a second UK channel. The FX Networks comedy series, which initially airs in the UK on the Viacom owned 5Star, will be getting a repeat run on sister channel Comedy Central UK. The first season will air weekly from Wednesday April 4th at 11pm.