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AMSTARDAM
Starring Kenneth Collard, Howard Marks and Sean Power, AmStarDam is nominated for Best UK Feature at the Raindance film festival, premiering on the 28th of September at 8:30pm at the Vue Piccadilly. View profile >
THE WIPERS TIMES AT THE WATERMILL
Ian Hislop and Nick Newman have adapted the award-winning BBC film THE WIPERS TIMES for the stage, which opens tonight at The Watermill Theatre. DAA's own Dan Tetsell plays Mitford and if you can't catch him now, the show will be coming to Ipswich and Salisbury in early November. View profile >
DOMINIC COLEMAN IN COLD FEET
ITV's revival of the well-loved sitcom Cold Feet will feature Dominic Coleman as Floyd Vardy alongside James Nesbitt and Hermione Norris. Monday 26th September at 9pm on ITV View profile >
BRADLEY WALSH IN ITV DOUBLE WHAMMY!
See Bradley Walsh in not only The Chase at 5pm on ITV but also Law and Order at 10pm on ITV3, Monday 26th September. View >
ASIM CHAUDHRY IN NEW BBC RADIO 4 COMEDY DRAMA
On Monday the 26th of September at 2.15pm on BBC Radio 4, hear Asim Chaudhry as kebab shop owner Ali in a new darkly comic tale Secret Kebabs by BBC Writersroom prize winner Christine Entwisle! View >
KEVIN ELDON IN NEW RED DWARF
On Saturday 24th September see Kevin Eldon appear in the brand spanking new series of Red Dwarf on Dave at 10pm. This series of Red Dwarf XI is a welcome return for the cult comedy. View >
DISNEY'S THE LODGE BEGINS!
Tune into the Disney Channel this afternoon at 5.30 for the first episode of the brand new series, THE LODGE. Teenager Skye heads to the family's summer lodge for the first time in ages. But when she learns her father is planning to sell it, she is determined to stop the sale. Stars DAA's own talent, Emma Campbell-Jones as Ella and Marcus Garvey as Ed, Skye's Dad. View >
PEOPLE JUST DO NOTHING SERIES 3
Fresh from their BAFTA nomination, Kurupt FM are back in Brentford for series 3 of People Just Do Nothing! Every Wednesday will see a new episode landing on BBC Three online from 10am, and screened on BBC2 at 10pm. Filming for series 4 gets underway later in the year. View >
NASHVILLE
Sam Palladio returns as singer songwriter Gunnar Scott for season 4 of NASHVILLE now screening on its new home in the UK, Sky Living. Filming for season 5 is already underway in Nashville. Thursdays 10pm Ya'all View >
OLIVER BOOT IN BRICKS
This BBC4 documentary marks the 40th anniversary of Carl Andre's 1976 sculpture Equivalent VIII, or `The Tate Bricks', which was bought with taxpayers' money during a severe economic depression. Oliver Boot plays Colin Simpson. Tuesday 20th September, 9pm. View >
KERRY HOWARD IN BBC IMPROV MURDER IN SUCCESSVILLE
See Kerry Howard as a mysterious diner waitress in the improvisational comedy Murder In Successville alongside Emma Bunton and Tom Davis. 10.45pm Sunday 18th September on BBC2 View >
A QUIET PASSION
A Quiet Passion, by Terrence Davis had its world premiere at the Toronto Film Festival and is set to premiere at the NY Film Festival on October the 5th and at the London Film Festival on the 10th. Starring Cynthia Nixon and Catherine Bailey as Vryling Buffam, it was described by The Independent as “A masterpiece of mood”. View >
THE CHASE CELEBRITY SPECIAL
Bradley hosts The Chase Celebrity Special on Sunday 18th at 7pm on ITV. Celebrity contestants must put their knowledge to the test against the Chaser, whilst working together to win for charity. View >
JOSIE LONG BRAVES THE ISLAND TO RAISE MONEY FOR STAND UP TO CANCER
Josie Long along with nine other celebrities give up two weeks of their lives to try and survive on The Island. With enough provisions to last only two days, the group including Dr Dawn Harper and Ollie Locke, must tackle every challenge Bear Gryll's throws at them. The four-part series begins on Sunday 18th September at 9pm as part of Channel 4's Stand Up to Cancer campaign. View >
SUE PERKINS SPECTACLES
The hit memoir Spectacles has topped the Sunday Times non-fiction paperback list! Sue continues her popular book tour around the UK! With stories and photos that will make you laugh and cry or a combination of the two. Be sure to Click Here for the full schedule and details of how to go about getting your tickets...which all come with a copy of Spectacles! View >
BRIDGET JONES'S BABY
The third film in the Bridget Jones franchise BRIDGET JONES BABY is being delivered to screens in the UK and America on Sep 16th. Joining Renee Zellweger and Colin Firth is ADAM LEESE with a headline grabbing cameo and DOMINIC COLEMAN with a photo taking cameo! View >
JANET PRINCE APPEARING IN CORONATION STREET!
On Friday 16th of September see Janet Prince grace the Corrie cobbles as she appears in an episode of this classic long running soap View >
JESSIE CAVE'S TOP TEN ON BBC THREE
Meerkats, flamingoes, ice sculptures of Tom Selleck....check out Jessie Cave's totally reasonable top ten dream wedding plans in her brand new short film for BBC Three online right Here View >
CLAUDIA JESSIE IN THEIR FINEST
BAFTA nominated director Lone Sherfig premiers her next movie at the Toronto International Film Festival on 11th September. THEIR FINEST centres on a British film crew attempting to boost morale during World War II by making a propaganda film. The stellar cast includes Gemma Arterton, Bill Nighy, and CLAUDIA JESSIE as actress Doris Cleavely. Claudia is currently filming Line of Duty 4 in Belfast. View >
KEVIN ELDON IN TV'S LOST SITOMS- HANCOCK'S HALF HOUR
At 9pm on BBC4 see Kevin Eldon star as John in remake of the landmark comedy series Hancock's Half Hour. The episode entitled The New Neighbour was originally broadcast in 1956 and is the second of three episodes in this new series from the BBC to celebrate the classic British comedies of sixty years ago. View >
JACK SUNDERLAND IN PUNKPLAY
New LAMDA graduate Jack Sunderland makes his professional debut in Punkplay, opening Wednesday the 7th at 8pm at Southwark Playhouse! Punkplay is a riot of a play told at breakneck pace with a killer soundtrack. It’s a coming-of-age story about subcultures, friendship and not-fitting-in – all on rollerskates. View >
SONITA HENRY IN MOTHERLAND
From the hilarious mind of Catastrophe's Sharon Horgan comes Motherland - about the trials and traumas of middle-class motherhood. Sonita Henry plays Sunita. Catch the pilot on Tuesday 6th September at 10pm on BBC2, as part of the BBC's New on Two series. View >
BORDERLINE
Every Tuesday at 10pm on Channel 5, catch post Brexit mockumentary Borderline, which documents the ups and downs of life at UK Border Control. Made by Little Rock, the show stars DAA Regs Jamie Michie, Kerry Howard, Guz Khan and Katharine Bennett-Fox. View >
GO 8 BIT COMES TO DAVE
Dara O Briain hosts brand new panel show Go 8 Bit, starring Sam Pamphilon as one of the team captains. The format is based on McNeil & Pamphilon's sell-out Edinburgh show of the same name. Also appearing across the series are Bob Mortimer, Dave Gorman and our very own Josie Long. The series starts tonight at 10pm on Dave. View >
KENNETH COLLARD AND KERRY HOWARD IN WE THE JURY
The BBC's 'New on Two' season kicks off on Monday 5th September with Big Talk's pilot WE THE JURY. Kenneth Collard plays log flume 'hype-man' Hugh alongside Kerry Howard as Fiona, Edward Easton and Sophie Thompson. Catch it at 10pm Monday 5th September, BBC 2. View >
BBC COMEDY FEEDS - GUZ KHAN STARS IN MAN LIKE MOBEEN
Guz Khan is Mobeen, a Muslim, English, 27 year-old trying to leave behind a life of crime in Birmingham after finding his faith. And what better job for a former gangster than working in Birmingham's most reputable care home? Written by DAA regulars Guz Khan and Andy Milligan. View >
BBC COMEDY FEEDS - BEKKA BOWLING STARS IN LIMBO
Bekka Bowling plays lovably loopy 'Neck' in the new sitcom pilot from Hat Trick Productions. Limbo follows a gang of self-centred 20-somethings who work as tutors but never learn their lesson. Written by Lucien Young and Joe Parham, Bekka stars alongside Ellie White and Alastair Roberts. View >
LIAM JEAVONS TO STAR IN BBC'S LOST SITCOM, GOODNIGHT SWEETHEART
So much TV nostalgia over the past few weeks...and it continues tonight, Friday 2nd Sep at 9pm with GOODNIGHT SWEETHEART starring Nicholas Lyndhurst. This is part of BBC's Lost Sitcoms and DAA's Liam Jeavons will be playing the part of George, Lyndhurst's Father. View >
LABYRINTH BEGINS AT THE HAMPSTEAD THEATRE
Previews start tonight for Beth Steel’s compelling new thriller, LABYRINTH, which stars Elena Saurel as Grace. This explores the fallout of one of the most catastrophic economic crises of modern history, which brought Latin America to its knees for decades. Winner of The Evening Standard’s Most Promising Playwright award, Beth returns to Hampstead following the critically acclaimed Wonderland. Running till the 8th October. View >
KERRY HOWARD IN YOUNG HYACINTH
At 9.30pm on Friday 2nd of September on BBC1, see the one off installment of Young Hyacinth, a prequel to Keeping Up Appearances as part of the BBC Lost Sitcoms season. Kerry Howard leads as the young Hyacinth, before she became Mrs Bucket (that's bou-quet to us all) View >
BBC LOST SITCOMS CONTINUE WITH LIZZIE ROPER IN TILL DEATH US DO PART
On the 1st of September at 9pm on BBC4, Lizzie Roper will play Else Garnett, opposite her reimagined husband, the legendary comic character Alf Garnett in Till Death Us Do Part. The BBC's Lost Sitcom season is in its full swing after Porridge and Are You Being Served were shown on the 28th of August, with Keeping Up Appearances still to come. View >
LIZZIE ROPER IN THE LIBERTINE
From the 31st of August until the 17th of September at Theatre Royal, Bath see The Libertine by Simon Jeffreys and starring Lizzie Roper alongside Dominic Cooper as the debauched Earl of Rochester. Tickets can be bought Here View >
KIRSTY MITCHELL AS BOUDICA IN BARBARIANS RISING
Starting Wednesday 31st of August at 10pm on History Channel, catch Kirsty Mitchell as the fierce and legendary Boudica in Barbarians Rising View >
KAZOOPS NAMED RADIO TIME CHILDRENS CHOICE
Popular CBeebies programme Kazoops is Tuesday's Children's Choice in this weeks edition of Radio Times. The animation series is on weekdays at 4.20pm and features Jessica Hann as the voice of Jeanie! View >
PORRIDGE
Easily one of the best comedies ever made, Porridge is coming back with Fletchers’s grandson, Fletch, serving his time for cyber-crimes. So get ready for this whole new episode, with Harman Singh and Dominic Coleman, Sunday 28th August at 9:30pm on BBC One. View >
ARE YOU BEING SERVED?
Missed them? The hilarious staff of Grace Brothers Department Store are back! The year is 1988 and the new young Mr Grace is determined to drag his store into the present. But as it turns out, not everybody is willing to make the necessary changes… Starring Daniel Croucher as Ricky, a brand new episode is set to air on BBC One, Sunday 28th August, at 9:00pm. View >
URBAN HYMN COMING SOON
A redemptive coming-of-age story that follows a neglected and wayward teen, Jamie, whose incredible singing voice offers her an escape to a better life, until she finds her loyalties torn between her inspiring, unconventional care worker and her possessive and volatile best friend. Starring Letitia Wright and Isabella Laughland and featuring DAA's own Kirsty J Curtis, this film is premiering on 27th Sep and is set for UK release on 7th Oct. Watch the trailer here. View >
WASTED FINALE
E4's WASTED is over...but don't WASTE time and re watch the very funny and surreal finale of this series on All 4 with Darren Strange as Mr. Rogerson. View >
SERIES 2 OF SO AWKWARD STARRING SUSAN EARL
Starting Thursday the 25th of August at 4.30pm on CBBC is series 2 of So Awkward with Susan Earl as Mrs Griggs and appearances from Lauran Taylor Griffin, another talented DAA client! View >
GO 8 BIT COMES TO DAVE
Hosted by Dara O'Briain, the show is based on the sell-out live show created by McNeil and Pamphilon, with Sam playing team captain across the series. Russell Howard, Bob Mortimer and Josie Long are among those taking up the controllers for the six-part series for Dave which kicks off on 5th September at 10pm. View >
KEVIN ELDON IN DANGER MOUSE
The crime fighting rodent is back! Danger Mouse returns to CBBC, featuring DAA's own Kevin Eldon. You can catch up on previous episodes here. View >
TOM BASDEN IN RICKY GERVAIS' LIFE ON THE ROAD
In cinemas August 19th, Tom Basden stars as road manager Dan in Life on the Road, the eagerly anticipated follow up feature film to smash sitcom The Office with Ricky Gervais View >
DECLAN PERRING IN SCREENS
Directed by Cressida Brown, Screens focuses on a Turkish-Cypriot family barely treading water, clinging onto a sense of self and identity as it suddenly begins to unravel. DECLAN PERRING plays the lead, Al, at Theatre 503 from 10th August - 3rd September. View >
A CINDERELLA STORY: IF THE SHOE FITS
This latest installment of the hit Warner Brother's franchise launches worldwide on iTunes on Saturday 13th August. DAA's Thomas Law stars as handsome prince charming Reed West, opposite Sofia Carson's Cinderella. View >
PAUL STOCKER RETURNS TO CURIOUS INCIDENT
Having played Mr Thompson for over a year in the West End, Paul Stocker returns to Curious Incident of the Dog in the Nighttime throughout August. View >
BOY MEETS GIRL!
Wednesday at 10pm on BBC2 is series 2 of Boy Meets Girl! With the wonderful Lizzie Roper returning as Jackie! To catch up with last weeks episode Click Here View >
PEOPLE JUST DO NOTHING
Throw your K's up! Its another chance to catch series 2 of People Just Do Nothing. MC Grindah, Beatz, Chabudz, DJ Decoy, MC Steves, Lady Miche and all the Kurupt FM family back on your TV screens ahead of the Series 3 launch coming soon.. Weds 11.15pm on BBC 2 View >
CASH TRAPPED ON ITV
Bradley Walsh is back with a brand new quiz show, Cash Trapped. The show will see six contestants will battle it out across a series of fast-paced question rounds. The aim is to sabotage their opponents and beat them to the buzzer. Cash Trapped is on ITV every night at 5pm from 1st to the 5th of August. View >
AVATARDS ONLINE NOW!
Brand new comedy from the brilliant minds of Sam Ban and Jesse Armstrong (Peep Show, Fresh Meat) is available now on All 4. Ethan Lawrence plays waster Daniel across the taster series about obsessive Gamers. View >
I,DANIEL IN BBC2 DOCUMENTARY
On Saturday 30th of July at 9.10pm, BBC2 will be showing Versus: The Life and Films of Ken Loach, which features as their 'Documentary of the Week'. The programme will take a look back over the career of one of Britain's most celebrated film makers ahead of the upcoming release of I,Daniel featuring Dave Johns as the lead View >
MAGGIES FEG RUN AT GRAND OPERA HOUSE, NI
Maggie Muff is back! From Thursday 28th July to Sunday 4th August catch Maggies Feg Run at the Grand Opera House, Belfast. Written by Leesa Harker this comedy sees Maggie and Big Sally Ann on their jollies in Benidorm. For tickets Click Here View >
JOSIE LONG WITH RADIO DOCUMENTARY SHORT CUTS
You can catch series 9 of thought provoking radio documentary Short Cuts on BBC Radio 4 at 3pm on Tuesdays with Josie Long! Catch up with the previous episodes Click Here View >
FLEABAG ON BBC3
New 6 part comedy FLEABAG is now live on BBC3, directed by Harry Bradbeer and cast by those lovely folk at VHJ. The show stars Phoebe Waller-Bridge as the eponymous Fleabag, with Olivia Colman and our Daniella Isaacs and Greg Barnett featuring alongside. Fleabag will come to BBC2 from mid-August and will be available on Amazon Prime in September. View >
AFTER MISS JULIE
Monday 18th July until Saturday 23rd July at Milton Keynes Theatre, Helen George continues her UK run as the lead role in After Miss Julie by Patrick Marber! Tickets available from Here View >
THE RACK PACK TO MAKE IT'S TV DEBUT ON BBC2
After premiering on iPlayer, The Rack Pack will makes it's TV debut on BBC2 on Saturday 16th July at 10pm. Co-written by Alan Connor, this comedy drama featuring Daniel Abelson and Rob Crouch will transport you back to the glory days of British snooker. View >
DAA AT THE TV CHOICE AWARDS 2016
The TV Choice Awards shortlist was released this week and we were pleased to see The Chase nominated for Best Daytime Show, Call the Midwife nominated for Best Family Drama and the wonderful Great British Bake Off, nominated for Best Talent Show! To vote for your favorites Click Here View >
SAM PALLADIO IN STRANGE MAGIC
LucasFilm presents Strange Magic. A fairy living in an enchanted forest tries to rescue her sister from a monstrous creature. Meanwhile, the magical kingdom is thrown into chaos by a love potion, that results in a series of unexpected romances. Animated fantasy musical starring Sam Palladio as Roland. Screening on Sky Movies Premiere from Sunday. View >
DANIEL ABELSON AT THE ROYAL EXCHANGE WITH THE MIGHTY WALZER
Last night was the press night for Howard Jacobson's The Mighty Walzer at The Royal Exchange in Manchester. The Guardian went along and gave it a great review, which you can read here. The show is on till the 30th July. View >
SARAH HOARE - CHEWING GUM
Michaela Coel's superb comedy 'Chewing Gum' has just added another award to the trophy cabinet, picking up Best Scripted Programme at the Broadcast Digital Awards. Sarah Hoare is currently filming her second series as Karly Raven. View >
JESSICA HANN STARS IN KAZOOPS
Jessica Hann voices Jeannie in the new children's adventure series Kazoops for CBeebies! Catch it today at 4:20pm on CBeebies channel! View >
PETER HOBDAY IS THE LITTLE GARDENER
Click here to read this lovely review of Peter in the touring adaptation of Emily Hugh's popular children's book, The Little Gardener. He will be at the Watford Palace Theatre this weekend with this fantastic family show! View >
THOMAS ALDRIDGE IN LES MISERABLES
The new 2016 cast of Les Mis are in full swing at the Queens Theatre including our Thomas Aldridge, playing the fantastic part of Grantaire. Catch him in the longest running musical on the West End! View >
SUE PERKINS SERIES FINALE OF THRONECAST
Tonight is the series finale of Thronecast, the companion show to Game of Thrones, with the wonderful host Sue Perkins! It's been a tumultuous series and Sue has entertained audiences with her take on the weekly Westeros drama! 10.20pm on Sky Atalntic View >
LIZA TARBUCK ON ALAN DAVIES: AS YET UNTITLED
Tune in to Dave at 10pm tonight to see Liza Tarbuck along with David Mitchell and other guests sit down with Alan Davies to chat about a variety of topics including fear of crustaceans! View >
THE PENNY DREADFULS PRESENT: THE ODYSSEY
The Penny Dreadfuls, featuring David Reed, present a spoof of the ancient Greek myth, starring Robert Webb as Odysseus, whose journey home from the Trojan war is fraught with peril. Sunday 25th October, 3pm on BBC Radio 4. View >
FLAKED
Ruth Kearney has started filming Flaked in Los Angeles. She plays London, the female lead opposite co star and Exec Producer Will Arnett. The 10 part series will air on Netflix early 2016. Ruth is repped by Brantley Brown and Gersh. View >
BILL IN CINEMAS!
BILL is a new adventure-comedy feature from Cowboy Films and the team behind Horrible Histories. Starring Matthew Baynton and featuring our very own Joey Ellis, Bill follows a young William Shakespeare on his search for fame and fortune. The film is released in the UK on 18th September. View >
SUE PERKINS ON JUST A MINUTE
Andy Hamilton, Sue Perkins, Tony Hawks and Gyles Brandreth are challenged by host Nicholas Parsons to speak for 60 seconds without hesitation, repetition or deviation. Monday 19th October at 6.30pm on BBC Radio 4. View >
CRADLE TO GRAVE
Written by Danny Baker, based on his autobiography, the series was cast by the wonderful Catherine Willis and stars a host of DAA talent. Adam Leese plays Peter Kay's best mate Kenny, Kevin Eldon makes a cameo appearance as a vicar, and Daniel Croucher plays a young Willy Shaw in the series finale! Thursdays, 9pm, BBC 2. View >
THE LION, THE WITCH AND THE WARDROBE
Thomas Aldridge is soon to begin rehearsals for The Lion, The Witch and The Wardrobe at the Birmingham Repertory Theatre. Tickets available for: 19th November - 16th January 2016 View >
SUE PERKINS HOSTS HAVE I GOT NEWS FOR YOU
Sue Perkins acts as host, inviting regular team captains Ian Hislop and Paul Merton to poke fun at the week's events, alongside guest panellists comedienne Roisin Conaty and Labour MP Sadiq Khan. Friday 16th October at 9pm on BBC1. View >
CORONATION STREET LIVE!
Another big week on the cobbles as Coronation Street is gearing up for its live episode marking it's 60th anniversary on Sep 23rd. Hayley Tamaddon stars as Andrea in this hour long special! Weds 7:30pm on ITV and anything could happen! View >
OLIVER BOOT RETURNS TO THE GLOBE
Richard II has opened to rave reviews at Shakespeare's Globe Theatre. It's part of Dominic Dromgoole's final season as artistic director, superbly directed by Simon Godwin and with our Oliver Boot playing Mowbray. Playing until October 18th so please contact Michael or Lucy to arrange tickets. View >
NASHVILLE SEASON FINALE TONIGHT
Cranking up the tension and full of heartbreaking ballads, Nashville season 3 is powering through to its UK finale. Tonight on E4 at 10pm. But fear not Nashies! Season 4 is now screening across America on ABC and headed our way early next year. Sam Palladio stars as Gunnar Scott. View >
KEVIN ELDON'S BRILLIANTMAN!
Brand new sitcom written by and starring Kevin Eldon as a wannabe suburban superhero in this brand new dialogue-free physical comedy. Also featuring Joanna Neary, Brilliantman! follows the adventures of humble council worker Ian Hedge with a secret identity. Catch it again Wednesday 30 Sep, 10:45pm on Sky Arts. View >
'LAVA' WITH JAMES HOLMES RELEASED ON DVD
The 2001 hit film Lava, starring James Holmes as lead Philip, will be released on DVD this October!Check out the trailer here! View >
PIFF IN THE FINAL OF AMERICA'S GOT TALENT!
Piff is through to the finals of America's Got Talent! Catch up on the clip of Piff, Mr Piffles and the trick that paved the way to the big final here. The final airs on the night of Tuesday 15th with results on Wednesday 16th. View >
TOYAH WILCOX IN STEVE ORAM'S AAAAAAAAH!
Toyah plays Barbara in Steve Oram‘s directorial debut comedy horror, about a world inhabited by apes in human form. The film will be screened at film 4's Fright Fest, 18:35 on Friday 28th August on the Discovery 1 screen. View >
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