Tag Archives: bbc

December 7, 2010
Corden rumored to be working on new sitcom– also tagged ,

Our friends at The Sun are reporting that James Corden is at work on a new sitcom for BBC. Corden is apparently writing the new show with Gavin & Stacey alum Mat Baynton (Deano). We’ll keep our eyes peeled for an official press release.

December 14, 2009
Corden in talks to host BBC World Cup show– also tagged , , ,

Digital Spy is reporting that James Corden is in talks to host his own BBC football World Cup show. … The programme would be similar to David Baddiel and Frank Skinner’s Fantasy Football series. James is a massive football fan and also very funny so this is the perfect show for him,” said a source. […]

September 24, 2009
Corden to host Never Mind the Buzzcocks– also tagged , , , , ,

James Corden will guest host Never Mind the Buzzcocks this coming Thursday (1 Oct) at 9pm on BBC2. Phill Jupitus, Noel Fielding, Tom Clarke, Ben Miller and Paloma Faith will be on the panels. The episode marks the show’s return for the 23rd series featuring new team captain Fielding opposite regular Jupitus.

August 23, 2009
James Corden on West Ham United– also tagged , ,

Like his Gavin & Stacey character Smithy, James Corden is a long-time. die-hard West Ham United fan. BBC Football Focus has a new video interview of Corden at the West Ham Stadium (click for video). Topics ran the gamut, including Corden’s Comic Relief Football pep speech.

June 21, 2009
Corden to be voice in animated Gruffalo– also tagged ,

James Corden is set to be a voice in an animated adaptation ¬†of The Gruffalo, according to The Guardian. No word on what character Corden will be lending his vocals too. We do know that the 30-minute version will anchor the BBC Christmas season this December. Not familiar with The Gruffalo? Read up on the […]

April 28, 2009
Horne & Corden a Smashing Success– also tagged ,

BBC3 reports that Horne & Corden was the most successfull first series of a comedy on the network. Despite being widely panned by critics (and some fans) the show eked out a number of records, including highest comedy premiere and now best freshman series, on the network. The fan base also seemed to be relatively […]

March 15, 2009
BBC pulls Horne & Corden gun sketch– also tagged ,

In the wake of the tragic shooting at a German school last week, the BBC, Tiger Aspect (the production company behind Horne and Corden) and the performers have agreed to cut the final sketch of the premiere episode. Originally broadcast, Horne and Corden episode 1 featured “magicians” Johnny and Lee Miller performing an interpretive dance […]

November 24, 2008
Gavin & Stacey Christmas Special – PREVIEW– also tagged , , , , , , , , ,

The BBC Press Office has released some details around the upcoming Gavin & Stacey Christmas Special. No word on an exact air date, but it appears the special will air sometime between 20 Dec and 2 Jan (most likely before Christmas) on BBC1. Also scheduled to air that week is a “behind-the-scenes” documentary. More details […]

October 23, 2008
“Gavin & Stacey” Christmas Special Filming– also tagged , , ,

Wales is alive with the filming of the upcoming Gavin & Stacey Christmas Special. Check out these stories from the Daily Record, “Gavin & Stacey to end with romantic Christmas Special” and Wales Online, “Festive season’s occurrin’ early for Gavin & Stacey.” Not a whole lot of info on the plot, but looks like all […]

July 4, 2008
Corden to guest on Top Gear– also tagged

James Corden will be in the studio for episode 3 of this season of Top Gear. Tune in Sunday, 6 July at 8:00pm on BBC2.