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The Sitcom Renaissance Has Arrived – And No, We're Not Joking

Shows like Channel 4's 'Stath Lets Flats' show audiences can care about the half-hour format – it just needs specificity.
Lauren O'Neill
9.5.19
Film

Netflix's 'Between Two Ferns' Movie Trailer Is Here

Zach Galafianakis has adapted his Funny or Die web series into a feature-length movie, and it's somehow even more ridiculous.
Alex Zaragoza
9.4.19
tv

Sad, Spiritual, Horny: Why Simon Amstell Is the Definitive Comic of 2019

His new Netflix special 'Set Free' is a masterclass in the soul-searching, abject comedy that has come to define a generation.
Emma Garland
8.26.19
mind

How I Learned to Deal With Stress After My Creative Escape Became My Job

As I started to make more money off of stand-up comedy, I had to find a new way to blow off steam.
Josh Gondelman
7.31.19
The 50 Best British TV Shows Since 2000

VICE's 50 Best British TV Shows of the Century So Far: 30-21

Here are numbers 30 to 21 of the only TV ranking list that matters.
VICE Staff
7.23.19
The 50 Best British TV Shows Since 2000

The Unsentimental Genius of 'Phoenix Nights'

We look back at Peter Kay’s 2001 sitcom, a good-hearted pisstake of working men's club culture.
Lauren O'Neill
Joel Golby
7.23.19
The 50 Best British TV Shows Since 2000

'Green Wing' Wasn't Meant to Be a Surreal Show

Creator Victoria Pile tells us that the cult Channel 4 hospital sitcom is "mostly real. It’s pushing the contours of behaviour."
Phoebe Hurst
7.23.19
tv

'I Think You Should Leave' Is Officially Getting a Second Season on Netflix

It's turbo time, everybody.
River Donaghey
6.20.19
free speech

Inside London's 'Free Speech' Comedy Night

Comedians who believe you "can't say anything anymore" performed to a who's who of the British right: Paul Joseph Watson, Toby Young and Breitbart editor James Delingpole.
Yohann Koshy
6.5.19
Television

'I Think You Should Leave' Is Like Weird Twitter as a TV Show

Tim Robinson's new Netflix sketch comedy has clear, hilarious ties to the humour of online.
Lauren O'Neill
5.10.19
Film

'Shazam!' Actor Zachary Levi on Finally Landing a Superhero Role

VICE had a chat with the actor about his DC movie, and the state of fandom in 2019.
Noel Ransome
4.9.19
Television

Saying Goodbye to 'Fleabag,' One of the TV Greats

After two seasons, the landmark British show ends tonight. Here, VICE writers reflect on its values and legacy.
VICE Staff
Anna Leszkiewicz
Annie Lord
4.8.19
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