Rich Fulcher

Peterford Golf Club Swings Again

Peterford Golf Club is being revived in brand new take on the cult classic for Radio Two. Promising to do for golf clubs what Green Wing did for hospitals, this new sitcom incarnation of the long gestating project is written by its co-creator Simon Farnaby and stars Simon alongside Barunka [...]

October 5, 2015 // 1 Comment

Top Coppers

Next week sees the launch of a new BBC Three comedy series which features a smattering of TVO connections. Top Coppers follows two uncompromising detectives in the fictional Justice City: John Mahogany and Mitch Rust, as they attempt to rid the city of its deranged criminal underworld. Starring [...]

August 15, 2015 // 0 Comments

Questionable Science Goes Global!

Questionable Science – the new online comedy mockumentary from Rich Fulcher – is now available to view worldwide! The show features Rich in typically madcap mode, posing the kind of questions no other science documentary is daring to pose. For example: What if Matthew McConaughey [...]

August 11, 2015 // 0 Comments

Questionable Science – With Rich Fulcher

Our favourite American (don’t tell the others!) is back. Rich Fulcher is Professor Rich who, with his Unfocus Group, hit the streets and interview leading experts to find the answers to some of life’s dumbest hypothetical questions. There’s a clip on YouTube (below) and the shows [...]

August 8, 2015 // 1 Comment

Fulcher On Midnight

As per our retweet from earlier this week. Rich Fulcher appeared on yesterday’s episode of Midnight – along with Tim Minchin and Rhys Darby. For the uninitiated, Midnight is an American late night internet-based improv panel game show on Comedy Central – which is (apparently) [...]

April 17, 2015 // 1 Comment

So Hot Right Now #23

Welcome to The Velvet Onion – the central hub for an interconnected range of alternative comedy and more. Click through for the least news, and see what’s so hot right now THIS WEEK below… ON THE TELLY AND RADIO THIS WEEK We won’t lie to you: as weeks go, this one is absolutely huge [...]

March 23, 2015 // 0 Comments

That’s Rich

Last week TVO offered you the chance to watch the recording of the pilot episode of That’s Rich – the new sitcom written by and starring Rich Fulcher. For those of you not lucky enough to get tickets, here is our guide to the madness: Rich owns a junk shop on a run-down high street, [...]

March 20, 2015 // 1 Comment

The Velvet Onion Is Five Again

The Velvet Onion is proud to bring you an updated version of our TVO IS FIVE video for your perusal, featuring a cavalcade of comedy legends wishing us a very happy birthday. Some of you may remember at the end of January, The Velvet Onion marked its official fifth anniversary with a string of [...]

March 15, 2015 // 0 Comments

That’s Rich: Booking Now!

Booking has opened up for the pilot recording of That’s Rich – the new sitcom project starring Rich Fulcher, and TVO readers have a slightly better chance of getting access to tickets than anyone else. Whilst initial reports on the project back in January indicated it would be a [...]

March 12, 2015 // 0 Comments

That’s Rich

Rich Fulcher is to make a new non-broadcast pilot for Channel 4. Entitled That’s Rich, the show will feature Fulcher as a character also called Rich, who runs a porn shop that is struggling against online competitors. Fulcher has written the pilot, which will be shot this spring by King [...]

January 20, 2015 // 1 Comment

The Complete History Of Fulcher

The Complete History Of….. is a new series of short information films on 4OD. The 6 minute internet shows are presented by Professor Martins, who looks and sounds a lot like Rich Fulcher, and he is on a mission to discover the history of modern trends. The first 3 shows investigate The [...]

December 12, 2014 // 0 Comments

So Hot Right Now #8

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 below. ST VINCENT AND THE BEAR This week sees the UK release of St Vincent – the new Bill Murray film about a [...]

December 1, 2014 // 1 Comment

Science For Her

Megan Amram, a writer for NBC’s hit show Parks and Recreation, has written a new book – Science… For Her!; a blend of science and Cosmo to highlight the absurd way in which women are still portrayed in both arenas. She tackles crucial scientific topics like Biology: This [...]

October 18, 2014 // 0 Comments

Rich Talking Turtle

To celebrate the release of the Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles films in the USA, our favourite American Rich Fulcher interviewed one of the stars of the film – Will Arnett. But as you might expect from Rich, it was not the usual type of interview, I don’t know what Will was expecting but [...]

August 6, 2014 // 0 Comments

Luxury Gallery, Ooh-Yeah!

Suck my beans! Luxury Comedy officially launched last night, and with Episode Two now on 4oD, there’s still lots we have to share with you as the series progresses. For starters, there’s our making of featurette: a rough-n-ready rumble-tumble through the madness of filming Luxury [...]

August 1, 2014 // 0 Comments

Luxury Archives

As we excitedly skip towards the official launch of the new series of Luxury Comedy, we’ve come over all nostalgic at TVO and  we thought it might be nice to have a look back at some of the exclusive interviews, reviews and content that we created for your delectation for series 1. Here [...]

July 29, 2014 // 0 Comments

Get A Load Of Fulcher In Your Face

TVO readers in LA rejoice…because Rich Fulcher is performing in your town TONIGHT! Rich will performing as part of the 12th Annual Los Angeles Improv Comedy Festival, which is nearing the end of its 1 week run. He’ll be appearing in the The Armando Show at IO West Theater, 6366 [...]

June 7, 2014 // 0 Comments

Rich @midnight In The USA

We mentioned a couple of days ago that Rich Fulcher was to be a guest on @midnight, the US internet-themed improv comedy panel show hosted by  The Nerdist – Chris Hardwick. We are now pleased to tell you that the episode is available for viewing online – unfortunately just for [...]

May 9, 2014 // 2 Comments

A Better You – With Help From Rich

Rich Fulcher stars in a new Life Hack, to help when you have to leave in a hurry! This handy tip is brought to you by the folks at A Better You, a new film project by Upright Citizens Brigade founder and star of Veep, Matt Walsh. The film is the story of Dr Ron (Matt Walsh), a revolutionary [...]

April 15, 2014 // 0 Comments

Unnatural Comedy Online

All decent proper fans of Boosh will be aware of (Un)natural Acts, the late 90’s sketch show featuring a few Boosh members that was something of a precursor to the Mighty one. What you may not be aware of, however, is the existence of a new Unnatural Acts youtube channel, in the spirit of [...]

March 24, 2014 // 0 Comments