Wednesday, May 16, 2018

Tracey Will Break the News Again This June!

And this time she's taking on Michael Gove!

(Photo by: Pete Dadds)

Tracey Ullman is back for three new episodes of Tracey Breaks The News with her unique comic spin on the headlines, including her impressions of politicians and celebrities. 

Tracey will revisit her impressions of Jeremy Corbyn, Angela Merkel and Jerry Hall alongside Rupert Murdoch (Ben Miller); and brand new for this series is Michael Gove, and the hilarious new double act of Jacob Rees-Mogg (Liam Hourican) and his very long-suffering Nanny…

Tracey Breaks The News returns to BBC One on Friday 1 June at 9.30pm. 

Tracey Breaks the News is a BBC Studios production, produced by Caroline Norris.

The Director is Dom Brigstocke and the Executive Producer is Gareth Edwards. Commissioning Editor is Kate Daughton.


In the first episode Jeremy Corbyn has an awkward meeting with an old friend; Europe’s beige-est leader Angela Merkel reassesses her image; and Rupert Murdoch (Ben Miller) spends some quality time with his main squeeze Jerry Hall. Plus, brand new for this series the ever-so-trustworthy Michael Gove; and the hilarious new double act of Jacob Rees-Mogg (Liam Hourican) and his very long-suffering Nanny…

Tracey Breaks The News returns to BBC One on 1 June at 9:30pm.

Beyond the Joke


Friday, April 6, 2018

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Tuesday, April 3, 2018

Series 2 of "Tracey Breaks the News" Under Way!

Tracey spoke to Claire Fordham and revealed among other things that writing on the second series of Tracey Breaks the News had already begun. No date has been announced yet. We can expect three new episodes filmed and aired close to transmission again!

Tracey and Claire

Writer Gemma Arrowsmith confirmed her involvement in her the new series:


Sunday, October 15, 2017

Tracey Promotes Season 2 of "Tracey Ullman's Show" in the US!

Tracey was making the rounds promoting the second season of "Tracey Ullman's Show" in the United States this past week.

She dropped by The Late Show with Stephen Colbert on Wednesday:

She talked to Leonard Lopate on Thursday.

And she even made time for an HBO Instagram Live chat appearance.

She will continue making appearances this week with Marc Maron's WTF podcast on Monday, and Bravo's Watch What Happens Live with Andy Cohen on Tuesday.

Catch the second season premiere of "Tracey Ullman's Show" October 20th at 11pm on HBO!

"Tracey Breaks the News" Premiere Date Confirmed!

Tracey Breaks The News

Confirmed for BBC One on 27 October at 9.30pm to 10pm

Ep 1/3
Friday 27 October 

Following a hugely successful election special in June, award winning actress, impressionist and comedian Tracey Ullman is back with three more episodes of Tracey Breaks the News. 

Filmed close to transmission, the topical format allows Tracey’s huge range of characters to react to the news of the moment. This time, Tracey Breaks The News will include the return of favourite characters Angela Merkel, Nicola Sturgeon, and Theresa May, whilst Brigitte and Emmanuel Macron make their debut.

And, for the first time, Tracey will also take on an impression of Jeremy Corbyn.

It is produced by Caroline Norris, directed by Dominic Brigstocke and the Executive Producer is Gareth Edwards for BBC Studios.



Tuesday, September 26, 2017

News Roundup!

Tracey at the 2017 69th Emmy Awards

Dame Judi Dench, who is currently on a promotional tour for her upcoming film "Victoria & Abdul", has come out as a Tracey Ullman fan:

"Tracey has given me a terrible reputation (laughs). She’s very clever [...] I think she knows I’m a huge fan of hers. She’s absolutely amazing. I’ll give her a good slap when I see her (laughs)."


Tracey will be on Marc Maron's podcast WTF with Marc Maron October 16th.

Tracey spoke to the Television Academy Foundation at this year's Emmy Awards:

Tracey with Isabella Rossellini and Laura Dern at the HBO Emmy Party at the Four Seasons Hotel Los Angeles.