Rob Delaney (US comedian and bestselling author) and Sharon Horgan (award-winning actress and start/co-writer of Pulling) write and star in Catastrophe, a comedy following an Irish woman and an American man who make a bloody mess as they struggle to fall in love in London. Clumsy lust, instant pregnancy, and genuine disaster provide the foundation for this flaming hovel of a relationship.
BBC / ITV
A light-hearted mixture of comedy, soccer and chat with celebrities competing against each other as managers of their very own dream team. Hosted by David Baddiel and Frank Skinner, the show became a smash hit in the UK with ratings reaching 6 million - a record for comedy on BBC Two.
GARTH MARENGHI'S DARKPLACE
Horror fiction writer Garth Marenghi appears in a cutting edge mini series: Garth Marenghi’s Darkplace. The show, which aired on Channel 4 and E4, has already been described as: “Very, very, funny... instant cult worship awaits” (The Sunday Telegraph).
JOHN OLIVER'S NEW YORK STAND-UP SHOW
John Oliver's New York Stand-up Show is a stand-up comedy series hosted by John Oliver. John takes the stage for multiple nights to feature and showcase a few of his favourite comedians, playing to a packed house in New York City.
Some of the comedians featured include Paul F. Tompkins, Brian Posehn, Janenae Garofalo, Marc Maron, Kristen Schaal and a host of others. Each brings their unique brand of comedy to the stage of New York’s Skirball Theatre.
Acclaimed stand-up comedian Greg Davies, writes and stars in this scripted comedy series produced for Channel 4. The sitcom introduces Dan, a childish idiot trapped in an adult's life. Crushing character flaws, an unwanted teaching job, uniquely dysfunctional friends and wilfully insane Dad conspire to keep this Man Down.
Dan's world is near collapse, his girlfriend Naomi is fast running out of patience with his inability to navigate the simplest of life tasks, while his best friends are Jo (Roisin Conaty) who has, what can only be described as the loosest of grasps on reality and Brian (Mike Wozniak), a straight-laced financial adviser who is regularly dumbfounded by the complete idiocy of his two friends.
NOT GOING OUT
Lee Mack, the British Comedy Award and BAFTA winning comedian, has bough his multi award-winning primetime sitcom Not Going Out back to BBC One for a highly anticipated seventh series, following the success of series six. Written by and starring Lee, the new series follows the hilarious mishaps and ridiculous exploits Lee encounters with long-suffering landlady and constant object of his affection Lucy, Sally Bretton, (The Office, Green Wing) and ditzy friend Daisy, Katy Wix (Torchwood, Outnumbered).
RUSSELL HOWARD'S GOOD NEWS
Each week, multi-award winning comedian, Russell Howard offers up an energetic look at global goings-on and finds his own uniquely upbeat angle on the news, from over 60 International news channels, 140 newspapers from around the world and over a thousand new clips. He and his crack team will leave no stone left unturned in their pursuit of the weird and wonderful stories that have been dominating the media in the past seven days.
Russell Howard hosts a stand-up comedy series filmed at the legendary Electric Ballroom in Camden. The show will be hosted by Howard and will feature him perform his own exclusive material as well as introduce two additional acts per episode.
THE HARRY HILL SHOW
Britain’s hottest comedy commodity, Harry Hill, stars in this multi award-winning series. Joined by a cast of bizarrely funny friends and family, Harry brilliantly mixes stand-up, music, celebrity guests and sketches into one the most original comedy shows of the last decade.
THE SKETCH SHOW
BAFTA award-winning smash hit show starring and written by Lee Mack, Jim Tavare, Karen Taylor and Tim Vine with Kitty Flanagan and Ronni Ancona.
TIME GENTLEMEN PLEASE
The Pub Landlord’s rules are a pint for the fella and a glass of white wine or fruit based drink for the lady. It might be the 21st century but the landlord’s gaff is the last bastion of all things normal. He ain’t interested in change. It’s just the way things are, and don’t you or anybody else go questioning it.
A sitcom devised and written by Al Murray (Perrier Award Winner and Double Olivier Award Nominee) and Richard Herring (Writers Guild Award Winner).
THE CHRIS RAMSEY SHOW
Unique and high-energy celebrity chat and game show hosted by Chris Ramsey. Each week Chris welcomes viewers to his “man cave” where he’s joined by two of his funniest celebrity mates. Chris’ guests will chat and compete against each other in a series of physical feats and Ramsey Challenges before trying to outdo each other in Gamewreckers, where they’ll play classic computer games while Chris does his best to distract them with wrestlers, electrocution bracelets and a paddle-whipping dominatrix.
Single camera comedy featuring three friends who work together as telemarketers from 9 to 5 and live together from 5 to 9. Dress codes, deadlines and waking up before noon are not things these guys are used to. They do their jobs and sometimes they even do them well, but they show up late, leave drunk and always live for the day... even if they don’t know what day it is.
From the minds of the hilarious and irreverent Internet sketch group Mail Order Comedy, Blake Anderson, Adam Devine, Anders Holm and Kyle Newacheck and 5th Year’s Dominic Russo and Connor Pritchard, the series stars Anderson, Devine and Holm and is directed by Newacheck. Kevin Etten ("Scrubs") serves as the show runner.