Ade Edmondson

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Ben Elton: ‘You may not like it, but I don’t think there’s anybody like me.’ Photograph: Jack Taylor/Getty

They say you shouldn’t meet your heroes – but my inner 13-year-old would never forgive me if I spurned a chat with Ben Elton. The Young Ones, Blackadd(...)

The Circuit: Gabe (Adeel Akhtar) and Nat (Eva Birthistle) have inexplicably left their “wonderful old life” and relocated to a place where their neighbours are “highly strung and psychopathic”

‘Channel 4 invites you to the worst dinner party that’s ever happened in the world anywhere.” That’s the pitch for The Circuit (Thursday), a comedy p(...)

One of Us poses dark questions about morality, family and the lies people tell

The Elliott and Douglas families are left reeling when they discover they have both lost a child in One of US (BBC One, Tuesdays, 9pm). Childhood swe(...)

Rik Mayall (left) with Adrian Edmondson. Photograph: PA

Rik Mayall, who has died suddenly aged 56, was a phenomenal and outrageous performer, a leading light of the “alternative” comedy circuit that emerged(...)

Jennifer Saunders has hit out at cancer survivors who wear the disease as a badge. The British comedian (55) was diagnosed with breast cancer in 2009 (...)