Hebburn creator Jason Cook is to make a rare appearance on Tyneside next week.
Dara O'Briain has been announced as the first comedy headliner at Latitude 2014.
BBC Three is to be axed and become an online-only channel, as part of the corporation’s cost-cutting plans.
Gina McKee has been awarded ‘Performance of the Year’ by the Royal Television Society for her role as Pauline in Hebburn.
Big Mouth Comedy Club are to add two new venues to its portfolio from next month, making it the North East’s biggest comedy club. The..
Sunderland sitcom star Melanie Hill is set for a return to her hometown next week - for a talk about her career.
One-LinersRed Dwarf star Norman Lovett has been signed up to appear at Tyneside sci-fi convention, Screen-Con. Details.
Hebburn creator Jason Cook has cancelled three appearances - on 6, 7 and 8 March - at The Stand Comedy Club in Newcastle. Refunds can be obtained by calling The Stand box office on 0131 558 7373.
Andy Fury will headline the Giggle Beats Comedy Quiz when it returns on Sunday 2 March. Tickets are £2 and available to purchase on the night. Details.