Harry Hill

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Harry Hill review – reliably, joyously madcap as ever
While not quite reaching previously attained heights of absurdity, the comic still pulls off a successful stream of nonsense

Brian Logan

31, Oct, 2022 @12:58 PM

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Harry Hill on making TV Burp: ‘Watching every EastEnders omnibus was bloody awful’
‘I get recognised by people in their early 20s who tell me, “You were my childhood.” That’s really chilling’

Interviews by Rachel Aroesti

04, Jul, 2022 @1:39 PM

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The week in theatre: Britannicus; Tony! (The Tony Blair Rock Opera); The Haunting of Susan A
Even Timberlake Wertenbaker can’t quite ignite Racine’s tyrannical hero; Harry Hill’s New Labour musical is a gag-filled joy; and the spirits move for Mark Ravenhill

Kate Kellaway

12, Jun, 2022 @9:30 AM

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Tony! (The Tony Blair Rock Opera) review – Harry Hill puts the party into politics
Co-written by Hill and Steve Brown, this is a messy jamboree-bag of songs and silliness that pokes enjoyable fun at the messianic ex-PM

Ryan Gilbey

09, Jun, 2022 @9:52 AM

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‘Our ears were bleeding!’ – Harry Hill on making his Tony Blair opera
Saddam gets a Groucho Marx makeover, Gordon Brown sings about macroeconomics – and Cherie is part Lily Savage, part Lili Marleen. The big-collared comic reveals all about Tony!

Brian Logan

31, May, 2022 @5:00 AM

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Harry Hill on Sean Lock: ‘The comedian’s comedian who took us all by surprise’
Sean’s crazily funny gags reminded me why I got into comedy – his dry humour was always balanced with his wide-eyed wonder at the world

Harry Hill

18, Aug, 2021 @12:29 PM

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Robin Ince's 24-hour carnival of comics, comets and the Cure
From Harry Hill to Helen Sharman, Ince’s Christmas mashup of comedy, science and music – Nine Lessons and Carols for Socially Distanced People – reached dizzy heights

Brian Logan

14, Dec, 2020 @2:53 PM

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Harry Hill's World of TV review – bursting soapland's bubble
While his new series might lack the surrealness of TV Burp, Hill is always great fun when poking fun at television – first stop, the Queen Vic

Rebecca Nicholson

23, Aug, 2020 @8:00 PM

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‘I got obsessed with Chris Tarrant’: comedians on their art
As a new exhibition on comic’s prints and portraits opens, Harry Hill, Vic Reeves, Lolly Adefope and more talk us through their masterworks

Paul Fleckney

07, Dec, 2019 @6:59 AM

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TV tonight: Villanelle is back and on the rampage in Killing Eve
Everyone’s favourite international assassin is out for revenge as the spy drama returns, while there’s more surreal fun from Harry Hill. Here’s the evening’s best TV

Mike Bradley

08, Jun, 2019 @5:00 AM

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When good TV goes bad: How Harry Hill’s TV Burp got greedy
In its prime the show was a TV masterclass. By the 10th series, it was just repeating itself

Rich Pelley

25, Feb, 2019 @1:00 PM

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Can Harry Hill teach kids to be funny?
The big-collared clown’s new touring show is a galloping riot of idiocy aimed at children – and they love it. Whether they learn anything is another matter

Brian Logan

13, Nov, 2018 @6:00 AM

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