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TV tonight: Christopher Walken revels in his first British TV lead role
The Hollywood legend makes an unexpected appearance in Stephen Merchant’s new comedy The Outlaws. Plus: Frankie Boyle returns to put the world in order. Here’s what to watch this evening

Hollie Richardson, Hannah Verdier, Ali Catteralland Graeme Virtue

25, Oct, 2021 @5:00 AM

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TV tonight: council housing comes under the spotlight
Channel 4’s new series delves into council-managed properties in Southwark. Plus: Frankie Boyle’s New World Order. Here’s what to watch this evening

Ammar Kalia, Graeme Virtue, Phil Harrison, Jack Seale and Paul Howlett

03, Sep, 2020 @5:20 AM

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Let the BBC's new boss do his worst – with comedy, I'd rather be offended than bored | Suzanne Moore
New director-general Tim Davie will reportedly steer TV comedy to the right to correct years of perceived anti-Tory bias. But it was Brexit, not the BBC, that put a spanner in British humour

Suzanne Moore

02, Sep, 2020 @10:37 AM

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TV tonight: more boundary pushing from Frankie Boyle
The acerbic comedian delivers a 45-minute set from the King’s theatre in Glasgow. Plus: the Supervet finds out what happened next. Here’s what to watch this evening

Ammar Kalia, Ali Catterall, Ellen E Jones, Graeme Virtue and Paul Howlett

23, Jul, 2020 @5:00 AM

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Comedy at the Covid Arms review – the perfect formula for lockdown standup
Consummate host Kiri Pritchard-McLean sets the stage for Frankie Boyle and others in a show with true comedy-club feel

Brian Logan

07, Jun, 2020 @11:51 AM

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Lockdown laughs: where to watch online comedy
The comedy industry is in crisis and we could all do with hearing a few jokes. Here’s a guide to the virtual gigs you can enjoy this week

Chris Wiegand

01, Jun, 2020 @2:08 PM

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The best TV shows of 2020 so far
The Nest rose above other primetime thrillers, the bizarre world of Tiger King captivated us, while Feel Good brought some much-needed laughs to our screens

Hannah J Davies, Ammar Kalia and Toby Moses

13, May, 2020 @5:00 AM

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It's Friday night as Britons head to the pub, theatre or a gig … online
From Alicia Keys to DJ Khaled, Frankie Boyle to Daniel Sloss, live streams and video-sharing launch the lockdown weekend

Robert Booth Social affairs correspondent

27, Mar, 2020 @6:00 AM

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This week in TV: Mary Beard’s Shock of the Nude; Frankie Boyle’s Tour of Scotland and more
Mary Beard tells it like it was in her look back at men ogling women in the name of culture

Euan Ferguson

09, Feb, 2020 @5:30 AM

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Frankie Boyle's Tour of Scotland review – och aye, it's the new travelogue king!
There comes a time in every comedian’s career, says Boyle, when its time to sign up for a televised jolly. If only they were all as hilarious as this spiky, Billy Connolly-style adventure

Lucy Mangan

07, Feb, 2020 @10:30 PM

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Frankie Boyle’s election countdown: 'You’ll be praying they prorogue the next parliament'
From a Dickensian Tory cabinet to the ghosts of Brexit promises past, the comedian brings you his take on the election

Frankie Boyle

07, Dec, 2019 @8:00 AM

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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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