Comedy writer and actor John Finnemore said it was “deeply gratifying… and utterly astonishing” as he was honoured with an outstanding contribution to writing award.
Jimmy Carr and Jack Whitehall were among those paying tribute to comedian Ian Cognito, who died on Thursday night during an intimate gig.
Katy Brand and Rufus Hound have led tributes to comedian Ian Cognito who has died during a gig.
Judges have been announced for a new comedy award to dispel the myth that “women aren’t funny”.
University Challenge viewers saw the funny side as the first of the Christmas specials ended in a “thrashing”.