Tag: Not The Nine O'Clock News
Comedy Is … All About Timing
Here’s the third installment of Comedy Is … an audio essay that uses a show from the late 1990s line-up on the Paramount Comedy Channel as a springboard to talk about the history of television comedy, and explore the wider social context of these shows, and what they mean to me on a more personal level. This time round, […]
The Gift Shop
Writing sketches can be cathartic. Let’s all go and write a venting a spleen type sketch set in a shop.
Dick Head For President
Not Necessarily Rowan Atkinson
This is interesting. A rare interview with Rowan Atkinson, this time for Good Morning America, in which he plugs Blackadder and the new ‘pilot’ Mr Bean. Here’s the US version of Not The Nine O’Clock News he mentions.