Political Comedy

What role does comedy play in your country? Are there some outstanding comedian figures? Which topics are most often depicted? Does the government try to execute censorship?

Political comedy in Germany

In Germany political comedy shows are becoming increasingly more popular. Most dominant is “Heute Show” of the German public-service television broadcaster ZDF with around 3 million viewers. It is a conceptual adaption of the US-American “The Daily Show” with John Stewart and reports weekly about national and international politics....Read More »