Comedy writers for the BBC now must answer to "commissioning, legal, compliance and editorial policy police" who are determined to erase "the merest potential offense" from programs, veteran British TV comedy producer and writer John Lloyd has written in the BBC news magazine Radio Times . In the article, Lloyd complains that BBC executives have imposed "blanket proscriptions" that "reduce everything to a bland vichyssoise that suits comedy not at all." Reporting on Lloyd's remarks, the London Daily Express pointed out today (Tuesday) that other British comedy stars have also complained that a "culture of form filling" has arisen at the BBC that "stifles talent."
Perry performed 'Rise' and 'Roar' before Clinton accepted the nomination to be the Democrats' presidential candidate.
Bruce Springsteen will release rare tracks from 1966 in new album 'Chapter and Verse', which will accompany his autobiography 'Born To Run'.
There's still no reunion planned though.
Not broadcast in its entirety since 1967, a full restoration will be played in select cinemas to support Ron Howard's 'Eight Days a Week' touring...