Tag Archives: Alan Partridge

WATCH: Will U.S. Audiences Embrace ‘Alan Partridge’? Steve Coogan Weighs In

Today (April 4) a great British fictional comedy legend will try to crack the American movie market when Alan Partridge opens in cinemas in New York and Los Angeles. A big question mark hangs over the film’s fate in the U.S.

‘Veep’ Fans: A Guide to Armando Iannucci’s Comedy

This Sunday, the political comedy Veep makes a welcome return to HBO, expertly guided once more by the sure hand of Armando Iannucci.

Armando Iannucci: “I Want To Write A ‘Doctor Who’ Episode”

We already know that comedy writers make good Doctor Who writers – Douglas Adams, Mark Gatiss, Richard Curtis, to name but three – so amid all the global hoo-hah over whether Peter Jackson will get to direct an episode, let’s ...

‘Alan Partridge: Alpha Papa’ is the ‘Top Daddy’ of the UK Box Office

When the title of the long-awaited movie debut of Britain’s favorite fictional talk show host turned radio DJ Alan Partridge (alias actor Steve Coogan) was announced, it left fans baffled — but Alpha Papa (chosen, ...

WATCH: A Preview Clip From ‘Alan Partridge: Alpha Papa’

You join us at a very sensitive moment in the history of North Norfolk Digital, the digital radio station serving the North Norfolk area. A gunman has taken over the offices, holding several people hostage and swearing revenge on an ...

WATCH: A Delightful Trailer For ‘Alan Partridge: Alpha Papa’

We take our Steve Coogan fan worship fairly seriously, especially when he’s donning the robes of his most delightful creation, pompous local radio DJ and failing celebrity Alan Partridge.

WATCH: Teaser Trailer For The Alan Partridge Movie

Stop what you’re doing, even if it’s reading this now, and watch Steve Coogan and Tim Key throw a few ideas around, in the teaser for what is presumably still called The Alan Partridge Movie.

Finally! An Alan Partridge Movie

The last couple of years have seen a glorious return from one of British comedy’s most cherished characters. Alan Partridge, played with oily glee by Steve Coogan, has released an autobiography, appeared in a series of web-only ...

HBO Commissions New Comedy From Armando Iannucci

If you’re a fan of uncomfortably brilliant UK comedy talent, we have astonishing news for you. It seems HBO has commissioned a new political comedy from Armando Iannucci, the man behind such enduring British classics as I’m ...

Roundup: Simon Pegg Chats ‘Star Wars’ and More in New Tell-All

Simon Pegg is a self-proclaimed "nerd" who absolutely adores Star Wars. He reveals more of his passion for the famed sci-fi thriller while also discussing its social-cultural impact in his new memoir, Nerd Do Well.