British Comedy

Russell Brand’s ‘Arthur’ Leaves You Wanting Moore

There’s a new Arthur on screen and the sole advantage he has over his earlier, equally tipsy namesake is height. Yes, sorry to say, but watching a miscast Russell Brand strain to be funny in a sluggish remake of Arthur, the classic ...

British Comedy Invasion Hits New York

UK Whose Line Is It Anyway? star Stephen Frost and his comedian comrades Andy Smart, Steve Steen, and Richard Vranch have launched a “British Comedy Invasion,” which hits New York’s Webster Hall tonight and tomorrow ...

The English vs. The Scottish: How Are They Different?

Today, in their ongoing “What is Britain?” series, The Guardian asks “What’s the difference between the English and the Scottish, other than the tell-tale accent?”.