Kevin Eldon

Danger Mouse New Series

Following his return to our screens in 2015, after a leave of absence, the Danger Mouse reboot is back for a second series, with Kevin Eldon as the voice of his sidekick, Penfold. The new series kicked off on Monday 4th September, and you can now watch all of last week’s five episodes on [...]

September 9, 2017 // 0 Comments

Timewasters Trailer

The first trailer for ITV2’s new time-travel comedy Timewasters has been released. This new sitcom from ITV2 is about a struggling South London jazz band who travel back in time to the 1920s via a lift in a block of flats. Created by and starring Daniel Lawrence Taylor (Hunderby) with Barunka [...]

September 6, 2017 // 2 Comments

London Film Festival

The lineup for BFI’s London Film Festival has been announced. This year’s festival runs from 4th to 15th October and there are a few TVO-connected films among the jam-packed programme. Funny Cow In 1970s and 80s Northern England, a woman rises above abusive relationships and crass [...]

September 1, 2017 // 0 Comments

Celebr-ALAN-tion for Partridge in Manchester

I’m Alan Partridge is 20 years old this year, so the good folk behind the Pilot Light TV Festival are putting on a celebratory shindig in Manchester next month to celebrate. AHA! I’m Alan Partridge 20th Anniversary Celebration Special will see the Norfolk broadcaster, who first rose to [...]

July 26, 2017 // 0 Comments

Eldon On The Blackpool Express

Kevin Eldon has joined the cast of Murder On The Blackpool Express. The one-off comedy special will air on the UKTV channel Gold in autumn and has been written by stand-up comedian and Hebburn writer Jason Cook. Alongside Kevin Eldon, the cast includes Johnny Vegas, Sian Gibson, Nigel Havers, [...]

July 10, 2017 // 0 Comments

Tony Way In Alternative Rom Com

A new film, which claims to “reinvent the rom com” starts shooting in London next week, and Tony Way will be playing one of the main characters. The Revenger: An Unromantic Comedy is the story of how one man’s quest for love turns to revenge when his wife-to-be attempts to take him [...]

July 1, 2017 // 0 Comments

A Wake For Blake With Eldon

Kevin Eldon is performing at a special event to raise money for a memorial for the poet and artist William Blake. A Wake For Blake will take place at the Leicester Square Theatre on Monday 25th September. As well as Kevin Eldon, the current line-up features Stewart Lee, Simon Munnery, Robin Ince, [...]

June 10, 2017 // 0 Comments

TV Licensing with Kevin Eldon

Kevin Eldon stars in a series of TV Licensing videos, about some of the strangest excuses that people have given to justify not paying for their TV licence. In the videos, Kevin plays poet Adrian Holt, who has turned the excuses into limericks for National Limerick Day. See the videos below: [...]

May 14, 2017 // 0 Comments

Kevin Eldon Is A Pointless Celebrity

Sorry, we couldn’t resist that headline… because we all know he’s anything but that! Anyhow, the cult comedy legend is to appear on Celebrity Pointless this weekend. The general knowledge quiz in which four teams try to come up with the answers that no-one else could think of [...]

May 9, 2017 // 0 Comments

Eldon and Byron

Kevin Eldon has joined the cast of new BBC Radio 4 comedy Byron and the Curse of Sintra. Here’s the premise of the one-off comedy drama: Early in the 1800s, flamboyant Romantic poet Byron (as notorious for his scandalous aristocratic excesses as for his work) fled to Portugal from jealous [...]

April 19, 2017 // 0 Comments

Kevin Eldon Will See You Now… Thirdly.

Kevin Eldon returns to BBC Radio 4 tonight with a third series of his sketch series Kevin Eldon Will See You Now. The first series of four episodes aired back in 2012, with a second set following in 2014. With no further episodes produced last year, it was understandable for many of Eldon’s [...]

April 18, 2017 // 0 Comments

Inside No. 9 Series Four Update

The cast has been announced for Inside No. 9 series four. Filming is underway on the fourth series of Reece Shearsmith and Steve Pemberton‘s dark comedy anthology series. We now know that among the guest cast will be Zoë Wanamaker (Harry Potter), Noel Clarke (Kidulthood), Emilia Fox (Silent [...]

April 7, 2017 // 0 Comments

Second Series for Damned

Channel 4 has announced that Damned will return for a second series. The first series of Jo Brand’s social workers comedy aired in autumn 2016 and the cast included Kevin Eldon, Alan Davies and Isy Suttie alongside Brand herself. TVO regulars Diane Morgan and Aisling Bea also popped up [...]

February 12, 2017 // 0 Comments

Preview: Crackanory Series 4

The latest series of Crackanory is looming and this latest set of episodes features a whole host of TVO regulars. While Episode 1 is available to preview on UKTV Play now, Becca Moody took a sneak peek at the whole of series 4 ahead of broadcast on Dave from January 30th. Here are her [...]

January 23, 2017 // 0 Comments

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

Morgan joins Eldon in Funny Cow

More cast members have been announced for new comedy-drama film Funny Cow. We previously reported that Kevin Eldon, Maxine Peake, Stephen Graham and Tony Pitts (who also wrote the script) would be among the film’s cast. They have now been joined by TVO regulars Diane Morgan and Vic [...]

January 12, 2017 // 0 Comments

Crackanory Returns

Crackanory is set to return for a fourth series on Dave in January with lots of TVO names attached. Here’s what we can expect from the eight new episodes… A Close Shave Monday 30th January at 10pm Written by Tony Way, narrated by Dara O’Briain. Set in ancient Rome, [...]

December 21, 2016 // 0 Comments

Spooky Onions: TVO Favourites at Halloween

Ghosts and ghouls are on the prowl this weekend, as Halloween approaches on Monday evening, and everyone gets to play ‘Count The Harley Quinn Costumes’ in their nightclub of choice. Yes, it’s time for some grisly fancy dress, far too many sweets, and some kick-arse horror movies [...]

October 28, 2016 // 0 Comments

Roar With Laughter

Aisling Bea and Kevin Eldon are appearing at Roar With Laughter 2016. In addition to Aisling and Kevin, the lineup also includes Dara O’Briain, Seann Walsh and Alan Davies. The gig has been organised by the Zoological Society of London, with funds raised from the evening going towards the [...]

October 16, 2016 // 0 Comments

Return of the Smeg-Heads

You’d have to be living under a rock to be unaware of the return of Red Dwarf to our screens, with Episode One of the show’s eleventh series set to air on Dave this week. The long-running sci-fi show, which ran for eight series on BBC Two between 1988 and 1998, before being revived by [...]

September 21, 2016 // 0 Comments