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Mitchell and Webb Level Up in Their Sitcom Reunion ‘Back’

Back is the latest show to star David Mitchell and Robert Webb, the stars of Peep Show. In many ways, Back is a reprisal of their odd couple dynamic -- Mitchell plays a buttoned-up creep who relates to the world through metaphors about global [...]

By Harry Waksberg

Here’s a Teaser for Channel 4’s New Comedy ‘Scrotal Recall’

If you're wondering what kind of sitcoms are premiering over in the UK this fall, here's a particularly intriguing teaser for a new Channel 4 series that deserves a standing ovation for the title alone: Scrotal Recall. The show will follow a [...]

By Megh Wright

‘Peep Show’ Will End After Its Next Season

British sitcom Peep Show will wrap up after the next year after its 9th season airs in 2014. In an interview with Chortle, Phil Clarke, head of comedy at the UK's Channel 4, said the show is "for sure" going to end. "We’re talking about Peep [...]

By Elise Czajkowski

Fun Thing to Buy of the Day: ‘Misfits Season 2’

Season 2 of oddly dark British comedy Misfits is now on DVD. The show follows five young delinquents who get strange super powers while doing community service. It has four seasons so far ("series", if you will) which have until now been [...]

By Jenny Nelson

Ricky Gervais Has Entered the ‘Fuck U H8ers’ Portion of his Career

Gervais is kind of becoming the Kanye West of comedy, as both are prolific, incredibly successful, continuously lauded geniuses with heavy crown issues. So when a few people pointed out that his new character, Derek, might be offensive to the [...]

By Jesse David Fox