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Comedy

BBC also commissions comedy shows involving Harry Enfield, Paul Whitehouse, Ben Miller. BBC announces The Tracey Ullman Show Steve Martin will reportedly play a slippery Hollywood reporter in the new film. Steve Martin boards Ang Lee war drama Peter Riegert is cast as an impatient and closed-minded father. Dads actor joins Jenna Elfman pilot David Walliams and Catherine Tate star in the Comic Relief Little Britain sketch. See Stephen Hawking in Little Britain sketch Dan Bakkedahl is playing the husband of Betsy Brandt's character. Veep actor joins CBS pilot Life in Pieces Our Girl actor is playing a rock star who chooses to go back to college at the age of 30. Ben Aldridge to lead Rivers Cuomo pilot Ben Stiller reunites with Greenberg director Noah Baumbach for new comedy. Watch trailer for Ben Stiller's new comedy Kevin Hart gives Will Ferrell some lewd prison advice in uncensored trailer. Watch Will Ferrell's Get Hard trailer Jay Baruchel's surreal comedy series is returning to FXX for season two. Man Seeking Woman renewed by FXX Joel McHale, Gillian Jacobs and Alison Brie are back in the Yahoo Screen trailer. Watch Community's first s6 trailer The Wonder Years star and prolific director returns to TV acting. Fred Savage joins Rob Lowe's Grinder The comedy project also casts Mark McKinney and Nico Santos. NBC's Superstore pilot adds Colton Dunn The actor joins Angela Kinsey and Nazneed Contractor on the comedy. Jason Antoon cast in ABC's 46 Percenters Actress joins the single-camera workplace comedy as a company employee. New Girl's Greta Lee joins NBC's Sharing Cosby Show star is cast in Rob Riggle's single-camera comedy. Malcolm Jamal-Warner joins Fox's 48 Hours The untitled project also stars Men at Work's Michael Cassidy. Christine Woods joins Aseem Batra comedy Ted Robbins was resuscitated by two members of the audience at arena show. Phoenix Nights star talks on-stage collapse The comedy duo will play 14 dates as part of their Poignant Moments tour. Vic Reeves & Bob Mortimer announce UK tour The return of Little Britain and The Vicar of Dibley will also feature. Comic Relief to feature James Bond, Mr Bean Conan O'Brien jokes about Jon Stewart leaving The Daily Show and his own future. Conan jokes about Daily Show shake-up MacDonald signs on for Monica Potter's untitled multi-camera comedy. Allie MacDonald joins Monica Potter pilot Actor joins the single-camera comedy as the father of Skylar Astin's character. Matthew Glave for ABC's basketball pilot The actor will reflect on his life and career on the West End stage this month. Mel Brooks announces one-man London show Once Upon a Time actress is cast as Tommy Johnagin's wife in the comedy. JoAnna Garcia Swisher joins CBS pilot The charity event will return to London's O2 arena for a sixth year in May. Who will perform at Channel 4's Comedy Gala? Terra Nova star is starring opposite Danny Pudi and Daniel Stern in the supernatural comedy. Allison Miller joins NBC's Strange Calls Rudy Giuliani (Taran Killam) questions how he's ended up being on a talk show. Watch Saturday Night Live spoof Birdman Briga Heelan is starring opposite Sam Huntington in the comedy pilot. Ground Floor star joins NBC's How We Live The Mean Girls star will play a wife and mother to two children. Lacey Chabert joins ABC's Family Fortune The Fifty Shades of Grey star feels strange wearing clothes for SNL. Dakota Johnson keeps her clothes on for SNL Being Human star joins as the male lead in the NBC pilot. Sam Huntington for NBC comedy How We Live Megan Hilty is playing a former Broadway star adjusting to being a suburban mother. Smash star for ABC's Judah Miller pilot Arthur & George actor says the show won't return for a full series. Clunes rules out Men Behaving Badly reunion Members of the public tricked into thinking someone's invisible friend is real. Watch Moone Boy's imaginary friend prank Alfie Wickers and his gang of pupils will return for a big-screen version. Jack Whitehall for Bad Education movie Director Paul Feig says he will "feed off" Walking Dead while making reboot. New Ghostbusters inspired by Walking Dead Newcomer Blondy Baruti is playing a non-English-speaking NBA rookie. ABC basketball comedy casts lead role Orange Is the New Black actress is cast in Greg Garcia's comedy project. Diane Guerrero for CBS pilot Super Clyde Full series of the comedy ordered following 2014's one-off edition of the show. BBC Two orders series of Two Doors Down Alias actress is playing a mother of three who also works as a part-time lawyer. Merrin Dungey joins 48 Hours 'Til Monday