Comedy

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Samantha Bee on climate crisis: ‘Every sewage worker should be paid $3bn a year’
Late-night hosts joined forced for a special evening of themed shows aimed at bringing more awareness to the environmental issues we’re facing

Guardian staff

23, Sep, 2021 @3:14 PM

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Sweetheart review – good-natured caravan-park romance
Nell Barlow is the long-suffering gay teenager who falls for a lifeguard on holiday in Marley Morrison’s likably wistful debut

Peter Bradshaw

23, Sep, 2021 @10:00 AM

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Stephen Colbert on the final days of Trump’s presidency: ‘Some serious dictator energy’
Late-night hosts discuss disturbing revelations in a new Trump tell-all book, the submarine dispute between France, Australia and the US and Jeff Bezos’s climate fund

Adrian Horton

22, Sep, 2021 @3:56 PM

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This Much Is True by Miriam Margolyes review – a wickedly honest memoir
With her naughty stories and cutting remarks, the comic actor spares no blushes – but her account is poignant too

Hadley Freeman

22, Sep, 2021 @6:30 AM

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Why would anyone hate Ted Lasso? | Arwa Mahdawi
The fish-out-of-water sports sitcom is about little more than a nice man being nice. Yet it has become a cultural lightning rod, writes Arwa Mahdawi

Arwa Mahdawi

22, Sep, 2021 @6:00 AM

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Jimmy Kimmel: Emmys ‘opened with Rita Wilson rapping and got even whiter from there’
Late-night hosts discuss the 2021 Emmy awards, burnout and frustration among healthcare workers and more Fox News Covid conspiracies

Adrian Horton

21, Sep, 2021 @3:42 PM

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John Challis obituary
Actor who enjoyed huge popularity in the role of Boycie in the BBC’s long-running sitcom Only Fools and Horses

Toby Hadoke

20, Sep, 2021 @3:33 PM

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Russell Brand review – piety, politics and parenting
The spiritual comedian’s lofty aspirations make way for funny riffs on fatherhood and lockdown in a self-ridiculing set

Brian Logan

20, Sep, 2021 @11:48 AM

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Emmys 2021: The Crown and Ted Lasso triumph – as it happened
The biggest night in television has seen major wins for Kate Winslet, the stars of The Crown and breakout football comedy Ted Lasso

Benjamin Lee

20, Sep, 2021 @4:23 AM

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John Challis: versatile actor celebrated for a signature snicker
Star of Only Fools and Horses became part of sitcom aristocracy and was also a classy raconteur

Mark Lawson

19, Sep, 2021 @6:20 PM

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Together Together review – Ed Helms surrogacy comedy that’s a little over-polite
Wan jokes land softly as pregnant Anna gets to know single father Matt in a film that looks wussy next to The Surrogate

Leslie Felperin

19, Sep, 2021 @4:10 PM

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The week in TV: Help; The Man Putin Couldn’t Kill; Sex Education; Alma’s Not Normal
Jodie Comer and Stephen Graham bring huge heart to Jack Thorne’s Covid drama

Barbara Ellen

19, Sep, 2021 @8:30 AM

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