Articles by Mog

Eldon In The Halcyon

Kevin Eldon took us all surprise when we spotted this face in ITV’s new period drama, The Halcyon. The eight part series focuses on the working of The Halcyon, a five-star hotel in the heart of war-torn London, where the rich, famous and debauched flock to forget their troubles during the [...]

January 13, 2017 // 0 Comments

Gigglebox On Gold

Following a one-off Christmas special, a new TV series, We Have Been Watching, began on Gold last night – and it features a few TVO faces in its line up. The format of the show is similar to Gogglebox, but in this case we’re watching different comedians while they watch classic TV [...]

January 5, 2017 // 0 Comments

Preview: The Entire Universe

The Entire Universe, featuring Noel Fielding – with Eric Idle, Professor Brian Cox, Warwick Davis and Hannah Waddingham – tells the story of the birth of the universe in just one hour. Although social media is already buzzing with anticipation about the show, it airs on TV on 26th [...]

December 23, 2016 // 0 Comments

Rachel Parris On Tour

Rachel Parris, the newest addition to The Velvet Onion family, is taking her latest award-winning comedy show out on the road in Spring 2017. Although the musical comedian and improv performer might be not (yet!) be familiar to all of you, Rachel has a lot of TVO connections woven through her [...]

December 22, 2016 // 0 Comments

Back To Being Human

Being Human, one of BBC Three’s most popular, longest running shows, is available again to watch on iPlayer. The comedy-drama series follows the trials and tribulations of three twenty-something housemates trying to live normal lives, despite struggling with some strange afflictions [...]

December 18, 2016 // 0 Comments

Get Some Ultimate IT Crowd In Your Stocking

Get those Christmas lists out! A new DVD box set of The IT Crowd has just been released in the US and it will be available in the UK later this month. The Ultimate Boxset includes Versions 1.0-4.0 of the award-winning show as well as The Internet Is Coming episode, and a whole bunch of extras, [...]

December 3, 2016 // 0 Comments

Start 2017 With Shooting The Breeze

Rachel Stubbing‘s popular film night, Shooting The Breeze, returns to Shortwave Cinema in January. It all taking place on 26th January from 7pm. Expect an hour of mini cinematic masterpeices lovingly selected by Stubbings. Although details about the films are a tad light at the moment, [...]

November 28, 2016 // 0 Comments

Art For A Good Cause

Noel Fielding is contributing a piece of art to Face Value KPF, an exhibition intended to raise money for The Katie Piper Foundation. Artist Gary Mansfield has collaborated with some of the UK’s most renowned artists in this unique exhibition, which will be on show at the Strand Gallery from [...]

November 23, 2016 // 0 Comments

REVIEW: Mighty Boosh Photography Exhibition

A collection of Dave Brown‘s photographs of The Mighty Boosh are currently on display at The Book Club in Shoreditch. Mog headed down to the exhibition on our behalf when it first opened; here’s her report… There’s something special about photographs of people taken by [...]

November 20, 2016 // 4 Comments

Fielding Appearance At US Benefit Show

Noel Fielding will be one of Judd Apatow’s guests at a benefit concert for People for The American Way. The Judd Apatow & Friends show takes place on Tuesday, November 29th at Largo in Los Angeles. Tickets are priced at $50 and can be procured here. Please note the arrangements for the [...]

November 19, 2016 // 1 Comment

FREE Comedy Short Screening

Richard Sandling and Bob Pipe have collaborated on a comedy short which features Rachel Stubbings – and  you can see it for free next week! Richard and Bob have created the film with Izzie Jones, and it stars Mr Sandling alongside Ms Stubbings. On Wednesday November 16th they will be [...]

November 12, 2016 // 0 Comments

The Latest From Neil Cole

We recently bumped into the delightful Neil Cole at the opening night of Dave Brown’s Mighty Boosh photography exhibition, and it turns out he’s been a very busy chap recently. Here’s a handy round up of what Neil has been getting up to… Congratulations are due for his [...]

November 12, 2016 // 0 Comments

Elderflower Screening & Comedy Night

Lou Sanders, Ben Mallaby, Hannah George and Gina Lyons will be showcasing their new short film Elderflower with a screening and stand up performances at The Phoenix next Thursday, 17th November. The cast for the film includes Sheila Reid, Tom Rosenthal, Mike Wozniak, Tony Law, Marek [...]

November 9, 2016 // 0 Comments

Guests Confirmed for Walliams & Friend

A couple of months ago we revealed that Walliams & Friend, the one-off Christmas sketch-based show from David Walliams, had been commissioned for a full series. At the time we didn’t know a great deal more than that…but now we do! In case you’re wondering, there is a TVO [...]

November 9, 2016 // 0 Comments

Meeten And Clark On Screen Talk

There are many things we like about Dan Clark‘s Screen Talk podcast, but one of the things we enjoy the most is how closely his guest list matches our list of artists. It’s hardly surprising given Dan’s involvement in a fair few TVO-connected projects himself, but we still buzz [...]

November 6, 2016 // 0 Comments

Yanking (Again)

4 whole years ago we wrote about  the ABC network in America buying the rights to the UK comedy series, Pulling; however, sadly it never got beyond a pilot. Now the US is having another crack at adapting Sharon Horgan’s mid-00’s comedy. The NBC network is developing its own version, [...]

November 5, 2016 // 0 Comments

A Chat About Yonderland

Series 3 of Yonderland is now under way on Sky 1, and we’re excitedly gearing up for episode 3 which airs this Sunday at 6.30pm. Larry Rickard and Jim Howick, two of the Yonderland team responsible for writing and performing in the show, were kind enough to talk to us about the new [...]

October 28, 2016 // 0 Comments

New Fulcher Show For BBC Three

Rich Fulcher is set to star in a spoof murder case TV show for BBC Three. As reported today by Chortle, Sexy Murder will parody the likes of popular true crime documentaries like Netflix’s hugely popular Making A Murderer. Rich will play ‘Televisionary’ and ‘Truth [...]

October 26, 2016 // 0 Comments

A Fine Showing At BIFA 2016

The film selections have been announced for the three categories for new film talent in the 2016 British Independent Film Awards, and we’re delighted to report that there’s a strong showing from TVO-connected projects! So far the long list of nominees have been revealed in the [...]

October 22, 2016 // 0 Comments