All Baby Cow articles – Page 5

  • Nightshift
    News

    Sky Arts raises curtain on Playhouse Presents

    2014-03-04T10:15:00Z

    Sky Arts has ordered its third run of Playhouse Presents comedies and dramas starring talent including Matthew Perry, Cara Delevingne and Ben Whishaw.

  • Moone Boy
    Ratings

    Low launch for Moone Boy

    2014-02-28T10:51:00Z

    As a nipper, I lived opposite Cardiff City striker and local hero Johnny Vincent, and then in Northampton in the same street as cricketing wizard Mushtaq Mohammad. So when Sky 1’s Moones stumbled across Irish World Cup hero Patrick ‘Packie’ Bonner’s house while on holiday, I understood.

  • Uncle
    News

    BBC3's Uncle back for second series

    2014-02-19T09:34:00Z

    Baby Cow Productions sitcom Uncle is to return after BBC3 ordered a second series.

  • Moone Boy
    News

    Moone Boy scoops International Emmy comedy win

    2013-11-26T10:06:00Z

    Sky 1 comedy Moone Boy was among the winners at the International Emmys, which saw UK shows pick up a trio of awards.

  • Us & Them: Fox stopped production on the remake after seven episodes
    News

    C5 backs away from US Gavin & Stacey remake

    2013-10-24T08:30:00Z

    Channel 5 has stepped back from plans to acquire the US remake of Gavin & Stacey after production of the comedy was halted in the US.

  • Moone Boy
    News

    Sky to up investment in Irish content

    2013-09-16T12:04:00Z

    Sky is to commission a raft of Irish-originated programming following the success of comedy Moone Boy as part of a promise to invest more than £1bn in the country over the next five years. 

  • Up the Women
    News

    BBC4 comedy Up the Women moves to BBC2

    2013-06-12T12:48:00Z

    Jessica Hynes’ BBC4 suffragette comedy Up the Women will return for a second series on BBC2.

  • up_the_women
    Ratings

    Mixed results for BBC4 and Sky female comedies

    2013-05-31T10:28:00Z

    BBC4 suffragette comedy Up the Women failed to make a big impression on Thursday, but Psychobitches more than doubled Sky Arts’ slot average.

  • Moone Boy
    News

    Hulu lands Moone Boy

    2013-05-01T10:29:00Z

    US online video platform Hulu has snapped up BBC Worldwide comedy Moone Boy - and continues to beef up its original programming portfolio with its debut animated series and a period western.

  • Him & Her
    News

    BBC3 lines up new comedies

    2013-04-29T12:26:00Z

    BBC3 has ordered a comedy show about the “world’s most irresponsible uncle” and will turn iPlayer pilot People Just Do Nothing into a full series.

  • Jessica Hynes
    News

    Jessica Hynes creates BBC4 suffragette comedy

    2013-02-20T15:51:00Z

    Twenty Twelve star Jessica Hynes is to write and star in a BBC4 studio comedy about a 1910 suffragette movement in Banbury.

  • Hebburn
    News

    BBC2's Hebburn to return

    2013-01-14T07:58:00Z

    BBC2 has commissioned a second series of warm Geordie sitcom Hebburn.

  • Wild World of Warren
    News

    ITV4 kicks off football-themed animation

    2013-01-02T13:34:00Z

    Men Behaving Badly creator Simon Nye is working on an animated sitcom about a die-hard Brainsford United fan for ITV4.

  • Peter Kay
    News

    Kay to star in Malachy's Millions

    2012-12-05T12:02:00Z

    Channel 4 has confirmed Peter Kay is returning to the channel in a one hour comedy special, Malachy’s Millions, set for broadcast in 2013.

  • derek
    News

    C4 orders pilots for 4Funnies

    2012-11-08T09:43:00Z

    Derek star David Earl will play a small-town taxi driver spending his nights trying to relate to the world through his passengers in a comedy pilot for Channel 4.

  • Hebburn
    Behind The Scenes

    Hebburn, BBC2

    2012-10-11T07:59:00Z

    Shot in his home town and with a cameo role for his uncle Shaun, this was a very personal project for comedian Jason Cook, says Matt Tiller

  • Alan Partridge
    News

    Alan Partridge recommissioned by Sky Atlantic

    2012-08-13T13:05:00Z

    Sky Atlantic has recommissioned Alan Partridge’s Mid Morning Matters as part of the output deal between the broadcaster and Baby Cow Productions.

  • Dr_Brown
    News

    C4’s Comedy Blaps to feature Dr Brown

    2012-05-24T08:30:00Z

    Dr Brown, the creation of mime artist and clown Phil Burgers, will feature in the next set of Channel 4 Comedy Blaps – the broadcaster’s online comedy shorts initiative.

  • Alan Partridge
    News

    Sky signs Steve Coogan deal

    2012-05-18T10:13:00Z

    Alan Partridge is heading to Sky Atlantic as part of a new output deal with Steve Coogan indie Baby Cow Productions.

  • Wallace and Gromit
    News

    Comedy indies in talks with Disney

    2012-03-08T08:29:00Z

    Comedy specialists Rough Cut and Baby Cow are in talks with Disney about producing their first series for children.