Noel Fielding’s Luxury Comedy

The Man Who Brings Noel’s Dreams to Life

As we count down the days until Noel Fielding’s Luxury Comedy hits the telly waves we thought it was about time one of the more reticent stars of the show was introduced to the spotlight. Nigel Coan is the director and animator behind the series, and is therefore responsible for the [...]

January 23, 2012 // 2 Comments

A Luxurious Takeover!

This week sees the launch of Noel Fielding’s Luxury Comedy, and naturally, TVO wanted to mark this occasion with a bang. We’ve already given you exclusive preview images of the show, but now we can confirm our Luxury Comedy Takeover is officially underway! Over the coming days, [...]

January 23, 2012 // 3 Comments

A Cheeky Peek Behind The Scenes

Yesterday we promised you a Velvet Onion picture exclusive, in the form of behind-the-scenes photos from the filming of Noel Fielding’s Luxury Comedy. Never let it be said that we’re ones to break a promise: here they are! These images provide a wonderful insight into the series [...]

January 20, 2012 // 12 Comments

A Luxury Round-Up

The momentum is picking up on the pre-launch phase of Noel Fielding’s Luxury Comedy, so we thought it was a good time to give you an end-of-week round-up of what’s out there. First up are the appetite-whetting trailers that have been peppered across E4’s schedule this week. So far [...]

January 6, 2012 // 6 Comments

Luxury To Look Forwards To

If you’re a regular peeler of this here Onion it won’t have escaped your attention that we’re mere weeks away from a very exciting TV happening. Noel Fielding’s Luxury Comedy hits our screens on 26th January on E4 – this month! For those of you who already know for [...]

January 2, 2012 // 8 Comments

Have A Luxury Christmas

Merry Christmas to all!  We’ve been giving you various gifts throughout the festive season, but it’s only right that our final gift today is a very special one. It also wouldn’t be a full velvety treat if it wasn’t the mother of all teasers… [...]

December 25, 2011 // 1 Comment

Dan Clark: How He Lived His (And Your) Life

Later this week sees How Not To Live Your Life reach its conclusion with a one-off Christmas special, and at TVO we can’t think of a better time to grab some words from the man behind it all: Dan Clark. Velveteer Paulyne met with Dan to talk all things Don Danbury and beyond.  When Dan [...]

December 20, 2011 // 6 Comments

Spring Crowd

The fifth, and likely final series of The IT Crowd looks set for a Spring broadcast. Speaking to The Guardian this weekend, Channel 4’s head of comedy Shane Allen, discussed his plans for the future following a whopping £9m addition to his comedy budget after the channel dropped reality [...]

August 22, 2011 // 3 Comments

Luxury Latest

Last month we noted that Noel Fielding seems to be populating his new E4 TV series Luxury Comedy with an array of guests from the Booshniverse. Dave Brown, Rich Fulcher, Richard Ayoade, Kim Noble, Paul Foot and Tom Meeten were all rumoured to be involved. Well now there’s another [...]

August 3, 2011 // 3 Comments

No Fielding At Gala

Channel 4’s Comedy Gala took place last night at the 02 Arena, with one noticeable absentee from the announced line-up: Noel Fielding. Noel was initially announced as part of the show back in March, and various places around the internet still listed his involvement last week – [...]

May 25, 2011 // 11 Comments

Scribblings of a Madcap Shambleton

A new book about and by Noel Fielding will be hitting the shelves in October! The book is titled Scribblings of a Madcap Shambleton, and its release is set to coincide with the Autumn broadcast of Noel’s new TV show for E4 Noel Fielding’s Luxury Comedy, which Fielding talked [...]

April 8, 2011 // 21 Comments