Tag Archives: Ministry of Laughs

BBC America to Air London Olympics Comedy ‘Twenty Twelve,’ Starring Hugh Bonneville

Downton Abbey‘s Hugh Bonneville leads an ensemble cast in a very timely comedy set to launch on BBC America this June. Executive-produced by Absolutely Fabulous‘ Jon Plowman and written by People Like Us‘s John Morton, ...

‘Doctor Who’ Stars Matt Smith, Karen Gillan on the ‘Nerdist’ Live (Photos)

Doctor Who stars Matt Smith and Karen Gillan thrilled the audience at the last night's live Nerdist podcast, hosted by Chris Hardwick at San Diego's 4th and B concert venue. Check out some of the best moments from last night's event, which include appearances by Star Trek vet Wil Wheaton and a little troublemaker called the "Moffat Muppet." (It must be seen to be believed.) And Matt and Karen got their hands dirty by delivering TARDIS burritos to the crowd. (Yes, they are bigger on the inside…)

Ministry of Laughs Caption Contest: Ye Olde Windy England Edition

To celebrate Ministry of Laughs, the new two-hour comedy block on BBC America every Saturday at 10pm/9c, we have this shiny caption contest.  Our second winner has just been crowned and they won a full season download of Come Fly With ...

Ministry of Laughs Caption Contest: We Have Our Second Winner!

To celebrate Ministry of Laughs, the new two-hour comedy block on BBC America every Saturday at 10pm/9c, we have this shiny caption contest. The winner gets a full season download from the BBC America iTunes store!

Ministry of Laughs Caption Contest: Jurassic Snark Edition

To celebrate Ministry of Laughs, the new two-hour comedy block on BBC America every Saturday at 10pm/9c, we have this shiny caption contest.  Our first winner has just been selected and won a full season download of Little ...

Ministry of Laughs Caption Contest: We Have Our First Winner!

To celebrate Ministry of Laughs, the new two-hour comedy block on BBC America every Saturday at 10pm/9c, we have this shiny caption contest. The winner gets a full season download from the BBC America iTunes store!

WATCH: Whoopi Goldberg, Chris Rock Pay Respect to British Comedy

Before BBC America’s new Ministry of Laughs comedy block launched last week, our man Tom Brook planted himself on the Tonys red carpet and got a few celebs buzzing about British humor. Check out what Whoopi Goldberg, Chris Rock, ...

Ministry of Laughs Caption Contest: What the Hell-ephant Edition

UPDATED 6/24, 11:21 AM ET: submissions for this week’s contest are now closed, but you may vote for the winner now.

Chris Hardwick to Host ‘Ministry of Laughs’ and ‘Nerdist’ Pilot for BBC America

BBC America has just announced that Chris Hardwick — comedian, geek extraordinaire, and major Doctor Who fan — will host the channel’s “Ministry of Laughs” comedy block, which premieres June 18. He’s also ...

BBC America Announces ‘Ministry of Laughs’ Comedy Block

Britcom fans can rejoice. BBC America has just announced that it is launching a new comedy block starting Saturday, June 18th. Come Fly With Me, Friday Night Dinner, and a new season of The Inbetweeners are among the titles acquired for premieres.