Rik Mayall Night at Belfast Film Festival!!

Rik-Night-681x383Belfast Film Festival:

On Thursday, July 16 the Belfast Film Festival will have a special celebration of the late, great Rik Mayall. From The Young Ones to Blackadder, join our host Paul Currie as we celebrate Rik’s finest moments… Read the rest of this entry »

Rik Mayall His Last Years …

RikToday, one year ago we lost Rik Mayall. A year after the event it feels as unbelievable as the moment I heard. I still expect him to return with a new show or appear somewhere.

The most tragic thing is that we lost Rik just when we are getting him back. He was on the verge of a TV comeback.

Over the years he had developed a love hate relationship with TV. Read the rest of this entry »

Five (and a half) comedians influenced by ABBA

abbaWith Eurovision rapidly approaching most of us are recalling the dazzling days of yore where the contest could create lasting stars and songs the whole world remembered.
No act, though, could ever match the massive legend that would become ABBA the fabulous foursome left a legacy that continues to influence new generations.
The most interesting thing is that ABBA did not just touch the gay scene and the music scene, but the comedy scene as well.
Let’s take a look at some British comedians whose acts were touched by Swedish genius. Read the rest of this entry »

Celebrity Big Brother 2012: After winning, Julian Clary says “I hope the media feels I’ve had my punishment now”

New article for Unreality TV

In an interview with the Daily Star today, Julian Clary once again expresses his hopes of being accepted by the media again. He said: “The Norman Lamont incident was many years ago – surely I’ve paid for my indiscretion. I’ve had my punishment now.” Read the rest of this entry »

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