Comedy

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Comedy

Jeremy Kyle goes undercover with the duo for new Saturday Night Takeaway prank. Watch Jeremy Kyle in Ant & Dec prank Martha Plimpton is cast as a mother in the single-camera project. Raising Hope star joins ABC comedy pilot Peter Gallagher is cast in the Fox comedy as a professor. OC star joins Rivers Cuomo pilot Detour The actor is playing the father in NBC's TV adaptation of the 1990 film. Matthew Lillard for NBC's Problem Child The cheery star talks sunny dispositions, Velcro shoes and the end of the world. Ellie Kemper talks Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt The comic is leaving The Daily Show to get her own TBS series. Samantha Bee quitting The Daily Show Chris D'Elia and Natasha Leggero are also added to Comedy Central Roast. Snoop Dogg, Shaq to roast Justin Bieber The comedian is playing a newly-divorced father who struggles with single parenting. Jon Dore to lead CBS's The Half of It Ashley Roberts has received a special golden makeover for Comic Relief 2015. Roberts goes golden for Comic Relief 2015 The Pub Landlord will set out his plans before standing for election. Al Murray to publish political manifesto An unwitting member of the public breaks into a car in the new clip. Off Their Rockers turn to crime in new prank Ella Henderson will perform on the first episode of Chatty Man's new series. Chatty Man: Find out when Alan Carr is back Will Forte says sequel to MacGruber has "a realistic shot at getting made". Will Forte gives MacGruber 2 update 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