Articles Tagged 'Ruth Jones'

Us & Them

WATCH: The U.S. Version Of ‘Gavin & Stacey’ Has A Trailer

As a Brit, and something of an involuntary eye-roller at, well, pretty much everything, I’m not sure what to think about this. Us & Them is the reswizzled version of Gavin & Stacey – with Alexis Bledel from Gilmore Girls and Jason Ritter from Parenthood taking the title roles – and as with all translated cultural […]

Gavin and Stacey, U.S.

U.S. Remake of ‘Gavin and Stacey’ is Happening

Before you get your knickers in a bunch over one of your favorite British shows being remade in the U.S., let us point out that Gavin and Stacey creators James Corden and Ruth Jones, along with Steve Coogan, are executive producing the pilot for Fox. The original show detailed the relationship between Gavin, who lived […]

‘Gavin and Stacey’ are Moving to the U.S.

The Fox network is developing an American version of the hugely popular BBC comedy Gavin and Stacey that revolves around a couple’s long-distance relationship between England and Wales, reports BBC News.  Series creators/writers/co-stars BAFTA and Tony Award-Winning James Corden (Smithy) and Ruth Jones (Nessa) are on board to executive produce. Gavin & Stacey began its […]

Five Great British TV Comediennes

To make a list like this in good conscience – it’s to celebrate the launch of Katy Brand’s Big Ass Show on BBC America this Saturday night (March 3rd) –  you’ve got to be fairly sure you’re not suggesting that these are women who are so good at comedy, they could almost compete with their […]

Catherine Tate, Ruth Jones To Appear in New Comedy Lineup

Doesn’t anybody remember laughter? Well, UK network Sky is bringing back the funny with a new comedy lineup that will feature Catherine Tate (Doctor Who, The Catherine Tate Show), Gavin & Stacey‘s Ruth Jones, Dawn French, Stephen Fry, and Kathy Burke (Absolutely Fabulous). Tate, Fry, Burke, French, and Victoria Wood (thanks, Loretta!) will appear in […]