Alex Kirk

The All Stars Feature

A new feature film will include some familiar faces in the new year. The movie from Vertigo Films is called All Stars, and features Got To Dance winner, Akai Osei-Mansfield. It will be directed by Ben Gregor, who directed Midnight Beast, The Increasingly Poor Decisions of Todd Margaret and [...]

August 27, 2012 // 0 Comments

Club Fantastico Rides Again

Steve Oram and Tom Meeten return to The Vandella on July 12th for another round of Club Fantastico, with some very special guest stars. We told you back in May that Oram & Meeten’s revived club night would be returning this summer, and we hope that a lot of you took that, and their [...]

June 29, 2012 // 0 Comments

The Velvet Onion: The Extreme Racists…

Today marks the one month anniversary of our evening of music, comedy and downright madness at TVO Live! So what better way to celebrate the night than to give all of you a taste of what went down in our first trailer! Take a look below at the first snippets of footage from our film of the whole [...]

June 29, 2012 // 6 Comments

TVO Live! The Aftermath of a Vandella Velveting…

You knew it was coming – but Thursday May 31st saw The Velvet Onion put on our very first live night, at the incredible new Shepherd’s Bush venue, The Vandella. With a smattering of stars in the audience, and a VIP lounge so filled with comedy legends several people’s heads may [...]

June 2, 2012 // 10 Comments

Richard & Juneday

June is almost upon us, and with it comes a tiny smattering of Rich Fulcher on London stages. Friday, 1st June, sees Rich return to The Udderbelly, with a special edition of James Wren’s clubnight Spank!  Fulcher joins the bill alongside another TVO face – Rufus Jones, who will be [...]

May 27, 2012 // 0 Comments

Club Fantastico: Theatre Of The Absurd

Last Thursday saw the hotly-anticipated return of Club Fantastico, Steve Oram and Tom Meeten’s somewhat unhinged comedy night. With guest appearances from Alice Lowe, Waen Shepherd, Alex Kirk and Rich Fulcher, The Velvet Onion was, naturally, on hand at The Vandella in Shepherds Bush to [...]

April 17, 2012 // 5 Comments

Club Fantastico!

The first of Oram & Meeten‘s Club Fantastico nights takes place on April 12th, and its line-up is certainly looking likely to live up to its name! Joining Steve Oram and Tom Meeten that night will be TVO’s very own Rich Fulcher, Alice Lowe and Waen Shepherd – alongside [...]

April 2, 2012 // 0 Comments

Tony & Ridley Talk Film & Paint

There’s a new YouTube video of film directors Tony and Ridley Scott as you’ve never seen them before! What’s interesting about this from our point of view, is that the pair bear a striking resemblance to Gareth Tunley and Alex Kirk. Watch the video and judge for yourself as the [...]

February 29, 2012 // 0 Comments

The Forgery Club Is 2!

The Forgery Club is celebrating it’s 2nd birthday this February and how else to celebrate than with a night out in Londontown with some oh-too familiar names. Compered by Rachel Stubbings of Jackal Films fame and Luke Mcqueen – the night will also be welcoming the presence of TVO faces [...]

January 30, 2012 // 0 Comments

Milton Jones’ House Of Rooms

Colin Hoult and Alex Kirk join Perrier Award winner Milton Jones (Mock the Week, Live at the Apollo, Comedy Roadshow) in his first TV sitcom, which airs on Channel 4 this Friday (13th). The pilot of Milton Jones’ House Of Rooms is being shown as part of the Comedy Showcase series. Milton [...]

January 8, 2012 // 1 Comment

Comedy 3000 Line-Up Revealed

More details have emerged about Dave McNeill’s special comedy night at the Leicester Square Theatre, Comedy Night 3000, later this month. Joining the Zimbani star on October 27th will be a number of faces familiar to The Velvet Onion.  First up, is fellow Zimbani star, and firm TVO [...]

October 9, 2011 // 0 Comments

Death To The Forgery Club

The final Forgery Club is set to take place at The Albany later this month. The semi regular club night has played host to a number of TVO favourites since its inception in February last year (not long after our own launch!), including a memorable takeover from Hot Brew with help from Steve Oram, [...]

October 8, 2011 // 1 Comment

Forgery Club At The Movies

A bevvy of TVO faces are to appear at a very special Forgery Club event in London later this month. Entitled Forgery Club At The Movies, the latest concoction from the mighty Bob Pipe and the team promises  jam-packed night of movie related sketches, characters and fun, featuring some of the [...]

September 5, 2011 // 0 Comments