Andy Zaltzman

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Name: Andy Zaltzman
First reported 23 hours ago - Updated 17 mins ago - 1 reports

Chris Addison on swapping politics for pillow talk

Around 10 years ago Chris Addison had a spot to fill at a stand-up night. It was the launch of Political Animal, set up by his friends John Oliver (lately of The Daily Show) and Andy Zaltzman in London, and Addison felt like doing something a bit different. ... [Published NewsRT.co.uk - 23 hours ago]
First reported Apr 22 2014 - Updated Apr 22 2014 - 1 reports

For 'Daily Show' alum Oliver, 'Last Week' is 'fresh turf to ruin'

By Christian PlumbNEW YORK, April 22 (Reuters) - Launching a weekly Sunday night news comedy show in an era of ever shorter news cycles is both a blessing and a curse, as John Oliver freely admits.As he chooses current events topics to skewer, the bespectacled ... [Published TrustMedia - Apr 22 2014]
First reported Apr 17 2014 - Updated Apr 17 2014 - 1 reports

01/05 21 Essential Podcasts Guaranteed to feed your brain and enliven your commute

One thing you learn from podcasts is that, freed from a cramped radio slot and faced with someone who actually knows a bit about their subject, almost everyone has a fascinating story to tell. Scouse songwriting duo Simon Barber and Brian O'Connor set ... [Published Esquire UK - Apr 17 2014]
First reported Apr 17 2014 - Updated Apr 17 2014 - 1 reports

Political comedian to give two shows in Luxembourg

[embedded content]Political comedian Andy Zaltzman will be in Luxembourg for two stand up shows at the next Konrad Comedy event.The British comedian emerged on the stand-up scene in 1999 as finalist in the So You Think You're Funny? Talent contest.Since ... [Published Luxemburger Wort - Apr 17 2014]
First reported Apr 16 2014 - Updated Apr 16 2014 - 1 reports

How HBO's New Late-Night Host John Oliver Made It Big — in 5 Easy Steps

A version of this story first appeared in the May 2 issue of The Hollywood Reporter magazine.Debut performance: Oliver made his first television appearance at the age of 8 in the 1985 BBC miniseries adaptation of Charles Dickens' Bleak House starring ... [Published Hollywood Reporter - Apr 16 2014]
First reported Apr 15 2014 - Updated Apr 15 2014 - 1 reports

Edinburgh fringe gets down with the referendum

COMEDIANS, musicians, actors, authors and playwrights have revealed they will be taking part in Edinburgh Festival Fringe shows inspired by the debate over Scotland’s future.The Scotsman can reveal at least 12 different productions will be staged across ... [Published The Scotsman - Apr 15 2014]
First reported Apr 08 2014 - Updated Apr 08 2014 - 1 reports

The Carbon Excuse

By John Carr, NMA Massachusetts Activist“I think the problem with the environment is a lot of people remain unconvinced about the long term economic benefits of saving the world.” — Andy Zaltzman Nature Podcast 19 December 2013The Intergovernmental Panel ... [Published National Motorists Association - Apr 08 2014]
First reported Apr 06 2014 - Updated Apr 06 2014 - 1 reports

Tom Taylor’s weekly column - Perils of performing

The world of Tom Taylor, promoter of Harrogate’s Sitting Room comedy club and finalist in So You Think You’re Funny contest at Edinburgh Fringe 2013Whenever I produce or tech my own events I am always drawn to wearing all black. This is the uniform of ... [Published Wetherby News - Apr 06 2014]
First reported Apr 06 2014 - Updated Apr 06 2014 - 1 reports

‘Women of Letters’ at the Voodoo Rooms

Smash-hit Australian literary salon Women of Letters comes to Edinburgh on 7 April 2014 for the very first time, immediately after their second critically acclaimed US tour.On the night the letter writers will include Regi Claire, Jenny Lindsay, Rachel ... [Published The Edinburgh Reporter - Apr 06 2014]
First reported Apr 03 2014 - Updated Apr 03 2014 - 1 reports

Third HFMWeek Award win for Legis Group

LEGIS Group was named ‘Best administrator – under $30bn Fund of Hedge Funds’ at the HFMWeek European Service Provider Awards 2014 last week (27 March).The awards, which were announced at a ceremony held at The Hurlingham Club in London, recognised companies ... [Published Isle News - Apr 03 2014]
First reported Mar 24 2014 - Updated Mar 24 2014 - 1 reports

No casualties on top night of comedy

SITTING Room is rapidly turning into Harrogate’s shiny gem of a comedy club, bringing monthly line-ups from the ripest pickings of the comedy circuit.And the 220 strong, packed-out crowd at April’s show was not disappointed. All the superb acts provided ... [Published Wetherby News - Mar 24 2014]
First reported Mar 15 2014 - Updated Mar 15 2014 - 1 reports

Podcasting

One of the hardest things about traveling is how hard it is to stay away from airport food courts and the Cafe Acela.  To help myself forget that I'm staring at a Sbarro or a Cinnabon*, I listen to these podcasts:1) The Bugle .  Comedians John Oliver ... [Published Weight Watchers - Mar 15 2014]

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For 'Daily Show' alum Oliver, 'Last Week' is 'f... [Published TrustMedia - Apr 22 2014]
01/05 21 Essential Podcasts Guaranteed to feed ... [Published Esquire UK - Apr 17 2014]
Political comedian to give two shows in Luxembourg [Published Luxemburger Wort - Apr 17 2014]
How HBO's New Late-Night Host John Oliver Made ... [Published Hollywood Reporter - Apr 16 2014]
HBO’s New Comedy Series LAST WEEK TONIGHT WITH ... [Published Corus Entertainment - Apr 15 2014]
Edinburgh fringe gets down with the referendum [Published The Scotsman - Apr 15 2014]
The Carbon Excuse [Published National Motorists Association - Apr 08 2014]
Tom Taylor’s weekly column - Perils of performing [Published Wetherby News - Apr 06 2014]
‘Women of Letters’ at the Voodoo Rooms [Published The Edinburgh Reporter - Apr 06 2014]
Hedge Fund News: Jim Chanos, Edward Lampert & D... [Published InsiderMonkey.com - Apr 04 2014]
Third HFMWeek Award win for Legis Group [Published Isle News - Apr 03 2014]
Pop-up inflatable Bowler Hat to host City of Lo... [Published Access All Areas - Mar 27 2014]
No casualties on top night of comedy [Published Wetherby News - Mar 24 2014]
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