Comedy Feeds

BBC preps six new iPlayer pilots

The BBC will launch six new online comedy pilots on the iPlayer as part of its fourth annual BBC Comedy Feeds initiative. This year’s Comedy Feeds will include: a pilot co-written and starring Radio 1 presenter Greg James about a DJ who fails to get breakfast show slot, called Dead Air; a pilot set in […]

BBC Three to launch all comedies on iPlayer

UK channel BBC Three will begin premiering all of its scripted comedies on the on-demand iPlayer service as of August. The initiative will launch with the second season of Jack Whitehall-fronted Bad Education, which will be available free online a week before its TV debut. The BBC has been experimenting with a number of intiatives […]