Tag Archives: Sitcom

Slaughter the Lambs

If you have a main character… can you make them dynamic? Continue reading

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Cherish The Gems

“How the fuck did this get on the telly?” You’ve said it haven’t you? Eh? Shouted it probably. I have. Many times. Today. Many times today. Well here’s why it’s ended up shitter than anyone really wanted. Of course, there’s … Continue reading

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The Story of Chocolate

You’ve only gone and invented a new chocolate! How amazing is that? A delicious, deep and agreeable treat that, though fresh and exciting, feels like the kind of thing any chocolate-lover would be eager to try. And who knows, it … Continue reading

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Many A Mickle Makes a Chuckle

 I thought you might be interested in how many people are employed in the making of a comedy show. Or maybe you couldn’t give a toss. Maybe you already know. Fair enough. I’ve been wrong in the past. Ten … Continue reading

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Laughter Tracks are Great

Ever used the phrase “canned laughter” when discussing modern television comedy? Then you’re a pie. Yes, a pie. Ever complained about shows having a laughter track, perhaps because you don’t need to be told where and when to laugh, or … Continue reading

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My Name is Region, For We Are Many.

I live somewhere. Outside this very house is somewhere. No, honest, I can see it out my window. Somewhere. An actual place. So why doesn’t comedy? Remember that Executive Comedy Editor for Commissioning Editor Executives? Well, at a comedy briefing … Continue reading

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