All Open Mike Productions articles – Page 3

  • Alan Carr: Chatty Man
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    BBCW picks up stand-up rights as Carr goes to NZ

    2010-02-25T07:00:00Z

    BBC Worldwide has secured the rights to a raft of comedy stand-up titles from Open Mike Productions and has sold Alan Carr’s chatshow to New Zealand.

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    C4 to stage live comedy special

    2010-02-11T13:07:00Z

    Channel 4 has secured comedians such as Bill Bailey, Michael McIntyre and Jack Dee for a live special to be filmed at London’s 02 Arena.

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    Radio 2 joins with Open Mike for Edinburgh Fringe coverage

    2005-08-04T08:30:00Z

    BBC Radio 2 is expanding its coverage of the Edinburgh Fringe Festival, teaming up with indie Open Mike Productions to co-produce Lee Mack and Friends' at the Fringe - the first time the station has staged its own show at the comedy festival.

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    Open Mike scoops aid gig

    2005-02-03T08:30:00Z

    Open Mike Productions has been commissioned by the BBC to film the nation's largest ever comedy gig, organised to raise funds for victims of the Asian tsunami.

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    Open Mike moves to radio

    2004-10-07T08:30:00Z

    Open Mike Productions, the indie behind Friday Night with Jonathan Ross , is to make its first foray into radio with a show for BBC Radio 2.

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    Rich Hall takes up the open mike

    2004-09-02T08:30:00Z

    Comedian Rich Hall is to front a one-off special for BBC4 ahead of the US presidential election in November. Open Mike has been commissioned by Mark Freeland, head of comedy commissioning for the BBC, and production has begun on the 60-minute show. The ...

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    COMMISSIONS - OPEN MIKE GETS PARAMOUNT COMEDY ORDERS.

    2003-11-05T10:27:32Z

    Indie Open Mike Productions is the company behind the two Paramount Comedy channel commissions, which were

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    Open Mike gets paramount comedy orders

    2003-10-23T08:30:00Z

    Indie Open Mike Productions is the company behind the two Paramount Comedy channel commissions, which were reported in Broadcast (17.10.03). Jo Brand will host a chat show while in 12 x 5-minute 100 in Brighton comedians are given£100 to ...

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    Open mike wins fifth series with Ross

    2003-08-14T08:30:00Z

    Open Mike Productions has been recommissioned by BBC1 controller Lorraine Heggessey to make a fifth series of Friday Night with Jonathan Ross . The longer 28 x 50-minute run, co-commissioned by controller of entertainment commissioning Jane Lush and senior commissioning executive Jon Beazley, will be ...

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    BBC 1 RECOMMISSIONS OPEN MIKE SERIES.

    2002-04-05T00:00:00Z

    Open Mike Productions has received two recommissions from BBC 1 controller Lorraine Heggessey. Friday Night with Jonathan Ross has been extended to 20 x 40-minutes with eight shows set to air

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    BBC 1 recommissions Open Mike series

    2002-04-04T12:27:00Z

    Open Mike Productions has received two recommissions from BBC 1 controller Lorraine Heggessey. Friday Night with Jonathan Ross has been extended to 20 x 40-minutes with eight shows set to air

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    Paramount in comedy deal with Open Mike

    2000-07-06T16:52:00Z

    Paramount and Open Mike to work together on new developments