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  1. Director Rian Johnson hails UK talent in new Star Wars filmRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Dec 9 | Salisbury Journal

    ... but everyone was so happy to be in a Star Wars movie, it was a blast." He said: "Because I'm a huge fan of The Young Ones and Bottom we had Adrian Edmondson play a part as a First Order Officer and I was kind of geeking out about that, but all of ...


  2. Actor and comedian Adrian Edmondson is opening a new library at Thackley Primary School.Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 7 | Thetelegraphand Argus

    Adrian Edmondson, the Bradford-born star of comedy classics The Young Ones and Bottom, has recently become a children's author. Yesterday he returned to Bradford to officially open the library in Thackley Primary School, and praised the school for opening such a facility in a time when tightening budgets across the country meant many libraries were closing.


  3. REVIEW: Twelfth Night at the RSCRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 6 | Stratford Herald

    ... her arrogant smarmy servant is Adrian Edmondson - who's been part of Brit alt-culture since playing Vyvyan in The Young Ones in the early 1980s. He is a compelling and complex Malvolio, offering musical hall tunes and jigs, and conjuring a dash more ...


  4. New space elevates local artist from depths of depressionRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Nov 25 | OnMilwaukee

    ... work includes the stenciled floor of the Kimpton Journeyman Hotel and a large painting of Rik Mayall from "The Young Ones" at Red Lion Pub . "I didn't start painting until I was 34 years old," he says. "It took me a long time to call myself an ...


  5. Cliff Richard songs to feature in a feel good UK musical Summer HolidayRead the original story

    Monday Nov 20 | Metro

    ... Greece. Songs include In the Country, Summer Holiday, Travellin' Light, Bachelor Boy, Move It, Living Doll, The Young Ones and On the Beach. If you've got a story, video or pictures get in touch with the Entertainment team by emailing us ...


  6. Brand New Production of Summer Holiday to Tour the Uk in 2018Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 20 |

    ... biggest songs including In the Country, Summer Holiday, Travellin' Light, Bachelor Boy, Move It, Living Doll, The Young Ones and On the Beach.


  7. Summer Holiday - New Wimbledon Theatre and on tour in 2018Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 20 | IndieLondon

    Along the way they pick up a girl singing group and a young American pop star who is on the run from her domineering mother! This new production will feature hits from the movie, plus some additional Cliff Richard classics, among them In the Country, Summer Holiday, Travellin' Light, Bachelor Boy, Move It, Living Doll, The Young Ones and On the Beach .


  8. The Army's become a sitcom - but it's no laughing matterRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 25, 2017 | Daily Mail

    ... a useless slob of an ex-teacher called Dan, a 50-year-old who lives like a drunken student. It's a tribute to The Young Ones: in the first series, Rik Mayall played his dad The trouble is, it tries to pay homage to every genre - and the result is a ...


  9. Finsbury Park Empire: The forgotten music hall and variety theatre gets memorial plaqueRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 11, 2017 | Islington Gazette

    ... Dave Wilmot moved on to the London Palladium and the curtain was only lifted once more: Cliff Richard film The Young Ones features scenes shot inside and outside the Empire in 1964. It was demolished a year later and is now Vaudeville Court, a ...


  10. 'Blackadder the Third' at 30Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 15, 2017 | WETA-TV Arlington

    ... with this franchise written by Richard Curtis (of Love Actually and The Vicar of Dibley fame) and Ben Elton ( The Young Ones and Upstart Crow ), the series chronicles the frequent misadventures of four generations of Blackadders, a British family ...


  11. Snobbery is killing British sitcoms, says Blackadder writer Ben EltonRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 25, 2017 | Radio Times

    Snobbery and contempt are corrosive to British comedy. That's according to Ben Elton, writer of Blackadder and The Young Ones .


  12. Three Summers' Melbourne world premiere puts spring in Ben Elton's stepRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 9, 2017 | Sydney Morning Herald

    ... And there's not one way of being Australian. In a prolific career that has included the hit TV series The Young Ones and Blackadder , 15 novels, four plays and the musicals We Will Rock You, Tonight's the Night and Love Never Dies , Three Summers is ...


  13. Keith Allen and Nigel Planer join Anna Friel's MarcellaRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 5, 2017 | Evening Times

    ... noir detective show, which drew huge ratings during its first outing in 2016. Eddie The Eagle actor Allen and The Young Ones' Planer join returning cast members including Ray Panthaki, Nicholas Pinnock and Jamie Bamber in the second series. Shooting ...


  14. Tuesday 4th July 2017Read the original story

    Jul 4, 2017 | Richard Herring

    ... heroes (and he was with another person who had played a huge part in the creation of my favourite TV show, "The Young Ones"). Funny how things turn out. The gig this week was not quite as packed as last time, but it was still a fun hour, and gave me ...


  15. Greg Davies takes comedians to taskRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 24, 2017 |

    ... of his career so far was working with English alternative comedy pioneer Rik Mayall, star of such shows as The Young Ones , The New Statesman and Bottom . "I've had so many surreal experiences," says Davies. "I've worked with people who when I was a ...


  16. In 'Thatcher Stole My Trousers', Alexei Sayle has left politics...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 22, 2017 | Green Left Weekly

    The left-wing Liverpudlian Alexei Sayle, future star of the BBC's comically demented The Young Ones , was flummoxed by this question posed to him by an exiled Arab revolutionary in Sayle's London flat in 1971, in which the General Congress of the deadly serious Popular Front for the Liberation of the Occupied Arab Gulf was being held. Sayle, the son of working-class communists, was a "practising communist" himself.


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    May 13, 2017 | This Is South Devon

    ... on how he copes with the loss of the man with whom he starred in the hit Eighties and Nineties comedies The Young Ones and Bottom. They had been close pals since meeting at Manchester University, cutting their teeth at The Comedy Store before ...


  18. Friends' suicides hit me harder than Rik Mayall's death, says EdmondsonRead the original story

    Apr 30, 2017 | Ballymoney and Moyle Times

    Ade Edmondson has said losing two friends to suicide hit him harder than the death of his The Young Ones co-star Rik Mayall. The actor, 60, said he coped better after Rik died from a heart attack in 2014, because there was a reason for the death.


  19. Young Ones star speaks of losing friends to suicideRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 29, 2017 | Daily Mail

    Actor Adrian Edmondson has spoken movingly about the anguish of losing two close friends to suicide - and reveal that it affected him even more deeply than the death of his comic 'brother' Rik Mayall. The Young Ones star says his friends' deaths were harder to accept than the loss of 56-year-old Mayall to a heart attack in 2014 - because he blamed himself for not knowing that things had got so bad for them.


  20. BWW Review: Wisdom of a Fool, Lost TheatreRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 9, 2017 |

    ... stock-in-trade, when the anarchic duo turned into the Dangerous Brothers and later Vyvyan and Rick in The Young Ones . But for those who treasure one of Britain's most loved stars of the 20th century and those who wish to see how worldwide comedy ...