Simon Farnaby

Penelope And The Barratt Cat!

Flight Of The Conchords star Kristen Schaal has revealed more details on the possible future of Penelope Princess Of Pets – her tv project for UK broadcaster Channel 4 which features Julian Barratt. The pilot was broadcast last month as part of Channel 4’s experimental Comedy Lab [...]

May 14, 2010 // 2 Comments

Bunny Comes To Adelaide!

Bunny And The Bull, the debut feature film from Paul King, is to expand its current theatrical run in Australia with a limited run in Adelaide. The film, which stars Edward Hogg, Simon Farnaby and Veronica Echegui as well as featuring cameo appearances from Julian Barratt, Noel Fielding and [...]

May 7, 2010 // 2 Comments

A Future For Penelope?

The pilot episode of Penelope Princess Of Pets has aired on Channel 4 this evening, and is naturally now available via 4od to UK viewers. The show was the brainchild of Flight Of The Conchords star Kristen Schaal, alongside collaborator Kurt Braunohler – and was produced by Mighty Boosh [...]

April 21, 2010 // 5 Comments

Bunny And The Bull – Out Now On DVD & Blu-Ray!

Bunny And The Bull is released on dvd and blu-ray today in the UK. The film, directed by Mighty Boosh director Paul King, stars Edward Hogg & Simon Farnaby as two flatmates, Stephen & Bunny. Stephen (Hogg) is a profoundly neurotic young man suffering from a recent bout of agoraphobia, [...]

March 29, 2010 // 6 Comments

Mighty Japan

The Mighty Boosh are ready to take Japan by storm, as dvd releases of their tv series have been scheduled for release this Spring. The dvds, which appear to be subtitled, not dubbed, will hit stores on 21st April.  The cover art for “Vol. 1” and “Vol. 2” suggests its a [...]

February 28, 2010 // 5 Comments

Adam Buxton on The Persuasionists

Comic legend Adam Buxton has taken a swipe at the failure of his recent sitcom, The Persuasionists, which co-stared Simon Farnaby and Iain Lee. As we reported recently, the show was faced with appalling reviews and terrible ratings, and was eventually dumped in a graveyard slot halfway through its [...]

February 20, 2010 // 0 Comments

Time Called For The Persuasionists?

Simon Farnaby‘s latest project, The Persuasionsists, has struggled to find an audience and ended up buried in graveyard slots over the last week. The show, which featured the Bunny & The Bull star alongside cult favourites Adam Buxton, Iain Lee, Daisy Haggard and Jared Christmas was [...]

February 16, 2010 // 2 Comments

Jackal Films

Alice Lowe has teamed up with the director of her BBC3 pilot LIFESPAM, Jacqueline Wright to launch Jackal Films – a new production company dedicated to bringing you weird and wonderful comedy shorts. There’s a new film promised every month, and they’re available for viewing via [...]

January 31, 2010 // 2 Comments