It’s two years since we lost one of comedy’s brightest stars. In honour of Rik Mayall’s death day, here is his first ever interview from 1981. Read the rest of this entry →
Many fans of Rik Mayall know that the comedian recorded scenes for the first Harry Potter movie as Peeves the Poltergeist and that these scenes were eventually cut out of the film. It now appears that it’s not just Rik’s fans that are saddened by the lost of these scenes: actor Matthew Lewis (Neville Longbottom) told Interview Magazine this month that the scenes were “superb” and calls the cuts “unfortunate”. Read the rest of this entry →
Rik Mayall would have been 58 today. Read the rest of this entry →
It was 21 years ago today that the final episode of Bottom starring Rik Mayall and Adrian Edmondson aired! Watch the last episode here:
One By One is a thought provoking drama about how we live our lives…. When the men behind the curtain run out of enemies, you’re next!!
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The Comic Strip has always been praised for being against inequality, but in the early days Rik Mayall felt that some appeared to be more equal than others. Read the rest of this entry →