Lauren Laverne: Charlie, you’re going to be trying to get excited about William and Kate’s big day.
Charlie Brooker: Yes, and managing it, I think. The press are very excited about Kate Middleton. They’re dubbing her the new Diana, which is ironic, because it’s thanks to the press that we need a new Diana.
Jimmy Carr: Letters of complaint to the usual address…
10 O’Clock Live episode 14
Brooker was on fire last night, y/y?
And with this came the realization that I am a dumb female version of David Mitchell.
David Mitchell: I think the thing is that houses, conventional houses, sort of have the same distribution of features as a human face if you don’t mind the fact that it’s square. If we learn anything from this, it is only that.
Charlie Brooker: Stop spoiling it! Stop spoiling the Hitler house!
David: For me, that makes it more fun.
Charlie (shrugging): Okay.
David: I enjoy the analysis.
10 O’Clock Live episode 11
(Also? I would watch the hell out of a show that consisted entirely of these two trying to crack each other up. That’s how much I love them.)
My sentiments exactly. I would most definitely watch a show comprised of Mitchell and Brooker in a room, together, for, like, two hours just… talking.