Articles Tagged '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, the documentary-style Twenty Twelve follows a fictional team of hilariously inept organizers behind the 2012 London Olympics. The twelve-parter stars […]

‘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…)

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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 Me!  Now, see the picture below, provide your most hilarious caption in the comments […]

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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! Last week we selected five finalists for the oasts houses and T-Rex photo and you lovely people voted for […]

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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 Britain!  Now, see the picture below, provide your most hilarious caption in the comments section, and you […]

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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! Last week we selected five finalists for the elephant in London photo and you lovely people voted for your […]

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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, and British actor Brian Bedford — Tony nominee for playing a drag Lady Bracknell in the […]

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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. To celebrate Ministry of Laughs, the new two-hour comedy block coming to BBC America starting this Saturday, June 18th at 10pm/9c, we are launching a new caption contest.  And here it is: see the […]