Dara O Briain

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Live at the Globe with Dara Ó Briain review – a tempest of great gags
The Mock the Week man clearly enjoys his turn on the prestige stage, and Jen Brister, Athena Kugblenu and Nina Conti are able supporting players

Brian Logan

14, Sep, 2021 @12:04 PM

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Greatest Ever Late ’n’ Live review – a welcome hit of Edinburgh standup
Footage of Dara Ó Briain, Sarah Millican, John Bishop and Jason Byrne features in this attempt to recapture the mythic status of a renowned fringe night

Brian Logan

09, Aug, 2020 @12:25 PM

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How Frankie Boyle’s departure turned Mock the Week into a corporate conference
After 14 years, and following the departure of some key players, the show has all the satirical bite of a gummy turtle hatchling

Michael Hogan

11, Nov, 2019 @12:59 PM

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Children’s and teens roundup: the best new picture books and novels
Mealtime wars, a puppy without a bark and crazy science … fun and facts for all ages in this month’s selection

Imogen Russell Williams

29, Dec, 2018 @8:59 AM

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Dara Ó Briain: ‘Who do I write science books for? The curious’
It’s tricky knowing where to pitch a book for children – either you overshoot or undershoot, says the comedian and author of Secret Science

Interview by Andrew Anthony

29, Sep, 2018 @4:59 PM

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Dara O Briain review – Mock the Week star delivers big-hitting comedy
Ó Briain mines his public status, midlife hypochondria and the march of technology for his new show Voice of Reason

Brian Logan

30, Apr, 2018 @4:31 PM

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Dara Ó Briain: ‘Poo is a gateway drug, then I hit them with the cosmology’
The comedian and TV presenter on his new children’s book and standup show, being starstruck by Stephen Hawking, and David Beckham’s weird way with Lego

Interview by Michael Hogan

03, Sep, 2017 @8:00 AM

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Dara Ó Briain’s Go 8 Bit: how comedy brought video games back to TV
Two comedians and a bit of star power have brought the gaming show back to British television, hoping to draw in gamers and non-gamers alike

Keith Stuart

06, Sep, 2016 @11:16 AM

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The Comedian's Comedian: the podcast that gets inside funny people's heads
Part podcast, part therapy session, The Comedian’s Comedian offers a peek into the inner life of funny people. Meet its creator, Stuart Goldsmith

Rachel Aroesti

06, Sep, 2016 @8:00 AM

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New Robot Wars: good, clean, innocent fun with giant circular saws
BBC2’s revival feeds the appetite for nostalgia TV and our growing love of tech

John Plunkett

24, Jul, 2016 @3:00 PM

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They’re all talk but it seems everyone loves a podcast | Barry Glendenning
Football Weekly has come a long way from four blokes huddled around a microphone talking soccer and such is the seemingly insatiable appetite for this phenomena the beautiful game is being talked about more than ever before

Barry Glendenning

27, Mar, 2016 @12:49 PM

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Comedians stand up for refugees
Greg Davies, Jo Brand, Roisin Conaty, Russell Howard, Reginald D Hunter, Dara O’Briain and Jack Whitehall are raising money for ActionAid and UNHCR

Anna Leach

05, Nov, 2015 @11:45 AM

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