French comic-book hero Asterix and his sidekick Obelix embarks on their first adventure in eight years on Thursday with the publication of five million copies of Asterix and the Picts,
Woody Allen's next film is set in France and has already been shot. Magic in the Moonlight will be the US film director's third film shot in France but the first outside Paris.
French former junior minister Nadine Morano has threatened to sue a comedian for calling her a "bitch" during a live show.
Stand-up comedy has long been used to satirise politics or just talk about everyday occurrences. But one man is using comedy to describe his journey from the war-torn Congo to seeking asylum ...
Yannick Noah, a former French tennis player, is the most popular celebrity in France according to a poll.
RFI invites you on stage with the young African comedian, Tatiana Rojo.
Nairobi has been hosting one of Africa's biggest comedy festivals, which is known as 'Night of a thousand laughs.' It featured some of the most successful comedians from Nigeria, Ghana, Uganda, ...
Who says Muslims can’t be funny? That’s the tagline for a project by a French team that has produced 18 short movies in the last two years that take a humourous look at being a Muslim in France.
Britain’s Royal Family and the BBC have forced an Australian network to censor a satirical take on Friday’s wedding of Prince William and Kate Middleton, reports say.
Tourists and expats complained that Parisians are rude, arrogant and have a tendency to whinge.