November-December 2007 - Paul Merton's Silent Clowns UK Tour - Paul "screens extracts from the very best silent comedians in some of their funniest films." Live music by Neil Brand. Check the list for location near you.
November 1, 2007 - Radio BBC 5 Live - Daily Mayo - Interview with Paul Merton about his new book "Silent Comedy" and his Silent Clowns UK Tour. - Show can be downloaded at this link. - 32 minutes.
In the BBC 5 Live Radio interview it is mentioned about Paul talking to someone who doesn't like silent films. Here is a video of Paul Merton talking to co-presenter Ian Hislop, who doesn't like silent films. (Music by Neil Brand.) Check YouTube for more Paul Merton videos.