Rik Mayall

Top 100 Christmas TV episodes of all time: 40 - 21

Wesley Mead Feature
Dec 17, 2015

Wesley counts down the penultimate 20 entries in the top 100 Christmas TV episodes of all time list: from number 40 to 21...

13 British comedy stars lured to Hollywood in the 1990s

Simon Brew Feature
Apr 21, 2015

Hollywood went hunting for lots of British comedy talent in the 1990s - and lured the likes of Hugh Laurie, Stephen Fry and Emma Thompson...

In praise of Rik Mayall and Ade Edmondson's Bottom

Wil Jones Feature
Jul 2, 2014

Grimy, bleak, extremely violent and stupidly funny, Wil salutes the genius of Ade Edmondson and Rik Mayall's sitcom, Bottom...

Rik Mayall on being cut from the first Harry Potter film

Simon Brew News
Jun 11, 2014

An unearthed interview, where Rik Mayall talks about filming - and being cut from - Harry Potter And The Philosopher's Stone...

Rik Mayall dies, aged 56

Den Of Geek News
Jun 9, 2014

Terrible news: Rik Mayall has died at the age of 56.

Rik Mayall interview: Jonathan Creek, Bottom, Hooligan's Island, & more...

Rachel Bowles Interview
Mar 28, 2013

We spoke to the inimitable Rik Mayall about his return to Jonathan Creek, the scrapped Bottom reunion, and why he is Jesus...

David Renwick interview: Jonathan Creek, One Foot In The Grave, & more...

Rachel Bowles Interview
Mar 28, 2013

We spoke to wonderful TV writer David Renwick about bringing back Jonathan Creek, scrapped sitcoms, One Foot in the Grave and more...

Rik Mayall on why Hooligan’s Island was scrapped

Rachel Bowles News
Mar 25, 2013

Rik Mayall tells us why the planned Bottom reunion with Ade Edmondson, Hooligan’s Island, didn’t happen…