Colin Hoult

The Enemy Of The World’s Final Stand

Colin Hoult‘s critically acclaimed Edinburgh show returns to the London stage next month for its final run ever! Hoult, who first came to TVO’s attention via his hilarious pilot show Zimbani last year, performed The Enemy Of The World throughout the Edinburgh Festival and at selected [...]

January 24, 2011 // 3 Comments

The Velvet Onion 2011 Calendar

The Velvet Onion is proud to bring you its own 2011 calendar! In lieu of an official Boosh calendar on sale this year, we decided it’d be a great idea to offer up an alternative to that rubbish one your nan got you, and make a fully fledged 12-month calendar for you to download, print off and [...]

December 30, 2010 // 7 Comments

The New Adventures Of Colin Hoult

Colin Hoult has announced that his critically acclaimed live show Enemy Of The World, will return once more in February, closely followed by the launch of his own regular comedy night. The show, which was one of the highlights of the Edinburgh Festival, and also features Stephen Evans [who we last [...]

November 22, 2010 // 1 Comment

Fireworks At Fulchfest

Saturday night saw Rich Fulcher tackle not one, but two live appointments in North London. Hot on the heels of his appearance with The Mighty Boosh Band, Fulcher also headlined the second ever Fulchfest at The Bull & Gate, Kentish Town.  A number of TVO’s Velveteers were on hand to [...]

November 9, 2010 // 5 Comments

Countdown To The Big Boosh Weekend!

It’s almost time for the double-pronged Booshdom attack on North London this Saturday night, with The Boosh Band supporting Dweezil Zappa at Camden Roundhouse, and Rich Fulcher leading a bevy of TVO favourites at a special edition of Fulchfest at The Cow & Gate, Kentish Town. We’ve [...]

November 3, 2010 // 3 Comments

Back To Back Booshniverse

It’s a double dose of Booshdom on the BBC tonight, as three stars of the Booshniverse appear across the channels from 10pm. There may be another two weeks before The Boosh Band take on the music of Frank Zappa at Camden Roundhouse, but this evening, you can see Noel Fielding in another [...]

October 21, 2010 // 2 Comments

Zimbani On You Tube

The pilot of Zimbani – the brainchild of Colin Hoult and David McNeill, featuring Julian Barratt, is now on You Tube. The show aired on freeview channel Dave on June 4th in the UK, but fans from abroad were unable to see it. Now’s your chance. We’ve just heard that Colin Hoult [...]

September 27, 2010 // 0 Comments

Edinburgh Nights

It’s that time of year again: The Edinburgh Fringe Festival is here, so for anyone lucky enough to be going, we’ve got a round-up of the shows you won’t want to miss.  And for those who are less lucky, look away now or avoid being taken over by the big green monster. As our regular readers [...]

August 4, 2010 // 0 Comments

Onion Talking: Zimbani

Unless you’ve been living under a rock recently, you’ll be aware that Julian Barratt appears in the the new comedy pilot Zimbani – set to air on freeview channel Dave on June 4th at 10:50pm. With the broadcast of the pilot little over a week away, we’ve been lucky enough to [...]

May 27, 2010 // 5 Comments

Postcards From Zimbani

The Velvet Onion have been sent fresh and wonderous images from the forthcoming comedy pilot Zimbani. The brainchild of Colin Hoult and David McNeill, the show is scheduled for transmission on freeview channel Dave next month, and as you can see features an appearance from none other than Julian [...]

May 21, 2010 // 3 Comments

Zimbani Scheduled

Comedy pilot Zimbani has been scheduled for transmission in June. The currently one-off sketch show from the minds of Colin Hoult (Russell Howard’s Good News) and David McNeill features an appearance from none other than Julian Barratt.  We told you about its production back in March, and [...]

May 16, 2010 // 1 Comment