March 2013

Kaye’s Collective Works

The ever in-demand Paul Kaye will be bringing a selection of his paintings to London’s West Bank Gallery later this month, and the highly versatile star has a number of other intriguing projects in development. TVO readers may know of Paul from his appearances [...]

March 31, 2013 // 2 Comments

Foot In Melbourne

Part of Paul Foot‘s routine from the recent 2013 International Melbourne Comedy Gala has been uploaded to youtube. Now those of us who couldn’t make it down there can now experience his unique brand of funny. In the clip below he considers the true meaning of the ‘Baby on [...]

March 30, 2013 // 1 Comment

An Early Look At It’s Kevin

As we draw towards the third episode of It’s Kevin, Kevin Eldon‘s BBC2 series, the word-of-mouth acclaim for the show continues to mount. In last week’s show we got to see Julia Davis as a florist in an astonishing cardigan (check it out here and then you can watch the full [...]

March 29, 2013 // 0 Comments

Law On Tour

Following the long overdue addition of the supremely brilliant Tony Law to the TVO family we thought it was only right and proper to let you know where you can see him perform in the coming weeks. Here, for your delectation and delight, are details of the performances of his Maximum Nonsense show [...]

March 28, 2013 // 1 Comment

Hoult’s In Demand!

The continuing adventures of Colin Hoult continue apace as Edinburgh Festival draws ever nearer, and Colin will be bringing not one, but TWO separate shows to this year’s calendar. As we’ve mentioned previously, the comic genius will be appearing in new [...]

March 28, 2013 // 0 Comments

The Brain Sucking Begins!

It’s here at last! The long awaited online comedy series, The Day They Came To Suck Out Our Brains premièred its first episode today! The show is part of the Warwick Davies fronted YouTube channel The Multiverse, and features music from Waen Shepherd plus a host of TVO stars in front of [...]

March 28, 2013 // 2 Comments

Paul Joins The Game

As we mentioned back in July, the new, third series of Game of Thrones will feature Paul Kaye as red priest turned fire wielding warrior Thoros Of Myr. The series begins next week (1st April) on Sky Atlantic, just one day after it airs in America. Series three has more newcomers including Dame [...]

March 27, 2013 // 3 Comments

Luxury Models

As we wait patiently for further news about Series 2 of Noel Fielding’s Luxury Comedy, some kind soul has uncovered some fascinating background info about the show to tide us over. Richard Martin is the model maker whose creations populated the series’ unique visual world. His models [...]

March 26, 2013 // 3 Comments

Love Matters

There’s a brand new comedy show with TVO connections tucked away on Sky Living later this week – so much so we almost missed it! Seriously… tell us about your shows, broadcasters! Entitled Love Matters, the six half-hour comedies are all about the ugly business of relationships. [...]

March 26, 2013 // 1 Comment

Hey Globe

A brand new song by Hot Brew has emerged online. Those mystical root-lovers Oona & Crispin Wheatflake, famously captured on film by Alice Lowe & Jacqueline Wright‘s Jackal Films (and TVO!), have passed their latest opus – Hey Globe – on to their good friend Antony [...]

March 24, 2013 // 1 Comment

Sightseers On Disc

With Sightseers winning Best British Film at the Empire Awards, and being released on dvd and blu-ray this week, TVO thought it would be as good a time as any to reflect on the film once more. Back in August 2012, TVO teased you all with a spoiler-free preview.  Then in November, as the [...]

March 24, 2013 // 1 Comment

Berry Aid

Matt Berry appears alongside Peter Serefinowicz and The Thick of It‘s Joanna Scanlon in an online video for Save the Children, based on the Monty Python What Have the Romans Ever Done for Us? sketch. The video features a group of people on a bus, including Bellamy’s People star Adil [...]

March 24, 2013 // 0 Comments

Own Sightseers Original Artwork

Fancy owning some bona fide Sightseers memorabilia? Now’s your chance! Illustrator, Kenn Goodall, is making available the original artwork that was used on the sleeve design of Music Control Experiment Vol:1 – Jim Williams: The Sightseers Sessions – the ultra limited edition (150 [...]

March 24, 2013 // 1 Comment

Teenage Cancer Trust Comedy Night: Review

Wednesday evening was the comedy night of 2013’s Teenage Cancer Trust concerts at the Royal Albert Hall. The evening was hosted by Noel Fielding and Russell Brand, and as you’d expect, we were there to take notes. Velveteer Mog reports: It’s fair to say that I’ve managed to [...]

March 22, 2013 // 3 Comments

The Sucking Draws Nearer

The Day They Came To Suck Out Our Brains grows ever nearer, and the mastermind behind it all, Mr Bob Pipe (of Forgery Club & TVO Live fame!) has unleashed a new trailer for this stonking great web series. Featuring the likes of Colin Hoult, Stephen Evans, Richard Glover, Gareth Tunley, [...]

March 22, 2013 // 0 Comments

Reality TV With Fulcher

Rich Fulcher appears in a new online video by Turtle Canyon Comedy. The two and a half minute video features Rich in fine, shouty form as one of the tutors at a reality TV show college. Except, as you’ll see, all is not as it seems… Turtle Canyon Comedy, who are behind the film, produce [...]

March 22, 2013 // 0 Comments

The Notorious Bruiser Brothers Revisited

The wonderful Stephen Evans has unleashed a new short film. Entitled The Notorious Bruiser Brothers Revisited, the piece is written by Evans, who also stars as the forgotten half of a fictional 1990s pop duo. Excitingly, it combines some new material with genuine footage and music Evans made [...]

March 19, 2013 // 0 Comments

Alice’s Mini Masterclass

The lovely and talented Alice Lowe appears in a short BAFTA Masterclass to share what she and Jacqueline Wright learned from their year-long one-short-a-month project they embarked on in 2010. During the Mini Masterclass which was recorded at BAFTA 195 Piccadilly on 5 January 2013, Alice talks [...]

March 15, 2013 // 0 Comments

The Day They Came To Suck Out Our Brains

If you thought that film and television technology is developing a bit too quickly, then the latest mini-series from Bob Pipe & James Wren is right up your street. The Day They Came To Suck Out Our Brains is bringing back the classic, Black & White horrors in a whole new way plus is [...]

March 14, 2013 // 0 Comments