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So Hot Right Now #21

Welcome to The Velvet Onion – the central hub for an interconnected range of alternative comedy and more. Click through for the LATEST NEWS, and see what’s so hot right now take a look below. NURSE – Tuesday @ 10pm, BBC Two This week sees the launch of Paul Whitehouse‘s new [...]

March 9, 2015 // 0 Comments

Onion On The Red Carpet At The Comedy Awards

We were lucky enough to bag some camera space alongside the red carpet at last week’s British Comedy Awards, so we sent two of our intrepid team down there to extract some chat from the award winners. Sadly for TVO, the artists and shows that we celebrate on this site didn’t scoop as [...]

December 20, 2013 // 1 Comment

Festive Buzzcocks

The Festive edition of Never Mind the Buzzcocks will air on Monday 16th December, and will be  hosted by Jonny Vegas. Team captains Phill Jupitus and Noel Fielding, will be joined by Jessica Hynes, Westlife singer Brian McFadden, Sara Pascoe and DJ Locksmith from Rudimental. The show will air [...]

December 8, 2013 // 0 Comments

Kevin’s Latest Cameo is Something to Bragg About

The video for (self-proclaimed Mighty Boosh fan) Billy Bragg’s next single, Handyman Blues, looks set to be a good ‘un – it boasts a list of cameos as long as your arm (assuming you have pretty long arms), including Kevin Eldon. Directed by Johnny Vegas, who popped up in [...]

May 12, 2013 // 1 Comment

It’s Kevin

The day has come at long last, Kevin Eldon has his own tv show – and it starts next weekend! One of the greatest comic minds of all time, the man affectionately known as The Actor Kevin Eldon has been content to stand in the sidelines for decades, stealing almost every scene he’s ever [...]

March 10, 2013 // 2 Comments