Tag Archives: gavin & stacey

August 10, 2011
James Corden + Dominic Cooper at Premiere of The Devil’s Double– also tagged , , ,

Old pals James Corden and Dominic Cooper enjoy each other’s company at the premiere of Cooper’s new film The Devil’s Double (click through for pics). The pair used to room together before James and Cooper pal Julia Carey got engaged last year. Their friendship is reported to have started while both starred in The History […]

August 1, 2011
Corden to run Paris to London for charity– also tagged

According to various news sources, including The Sun, James Corden plans to run the 280-mile distance between Paris and London for Sport Relief Charity. Corden has long been a supporter of Sport Relief, filming many appearances for the charity. Most notably as his Gavin & Stacey character Smithy. SOURCE: The Sun; “Run Fatboy Run;” 1 […]

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 2, 2010
Horne & Corden Reunion?– also tagged , , ,

The Sun reports that Mat Horne is interested in working with James Corden again. The duo, who first met on Gavin & Stacey, had a double-hit of flops last year with a widely panned movie (Lesbian Vampire Killers), sketch show (Horne & Corden) and various appearances (the BRIT awards). Since then they’ve created some distance […]

July 10, 2010
New PM a fan of Gavin & Stacey– also tagged

Britain’s new Prime Minster, David Cameron, has revealed he’s a fan of Gavin & Stacey. The Conservative Party leader made the admission when he spoke to Real Radio Yorkshire about how he relaxes away from the world of politics. “I like a bit of happy escapism. I love Gavin and Stacey, I thought that was […]

April 25, 2010
Beckham to guest star in Gavin & Stacey special?– also tagged , ,

Rumors are David Beckham is going to return the favor to James Corden and make an appearance in an upcoming Gavin & Stacey special. The duo first met for last year’s Sport Relief and teamed up again this year, forming a new, more intimate friendship in the process. Gavin & Stacey concluded it’s third and […]

March 13, 2010
Corden & Jones: A Reunion– also tagged

James Corden has revealed that he wants to work with Gavin & Stacey co-creator Ruth Jones again. Says James, She [Jones] sent me a really nice text message yesterday, it just said, ‘I really miss you,’ and I feel exactly the same. I do really, really miss her when we’re not together. We’re both excited […]

March 7, 2010
Corden’s Sport Relief sketch – more preview– also tagged ,

Sport Relief has released 0:38 of James Corden’s upcoming Sport Relief sketch. In it, Corden’s character Smithy from Gavin & Stacey puts Manchester United through the paces of an aerobics workout. Sport Relief airs on BBC 19-21 March.

March 7, 2010
Corden calls sketch show “a mistake”– also tagged , , ,

In a recent interview, James Corden called his failed sketch show with Mat Horne “a mistake.” The show originally aired early last year on BBC3 and was widely panned by critics, although a small-but-loyal fan base emerged. Despite conflicting reports from BBC3 (originally calling the show a “smashing success”), series 2 was first rumored to […]

March 2, 2010
Sport Relief Preview: Corden in cutoffs, speedo– also tagged , ,

James Corden has contributed again this year to Sport Relief, set to air 19-21 Mar on BBC. The Daily Mail has a preview of two Corden sketches. The first features a bikini-clad Corden joining Olympian Tom Daley for a high dive: A second Corden sketch features Smithy, from Gavin & Stacey, giving Manchester United an […]