Alan Partridge

The Rise And Rise Of Online Pranking

Pete Strauss | Posted 27.09.2016 | UK Comedy
Pete Strauss

Where Trigger differs from the current crop of online pranksters (aside from the surreal tone and social commentary) is in its humanity. Many online pranksters deal exclusively in shock value, often engineering pranks at the victim's expense. Pranks are conceived with the express intention of angering people and courting publicity.

Sky News’ Martin Brunt Channels Alan Partridge In Bizarre Terror Report

The Huffington Post | Sara C Nelson | Posted 29.07.2016 | UK

Sky News’ Martin Brunt appeared to be channelling the spirit of Alan Partridge after he delivered a warning live on air that succeeded in being as b...

Website Of The Week: Alan Partridge Gets Lucky

The Huffington Post | Ryan Barrell | Posted 19.04.2016 | UK Comedy

It's Tuesday, it's April, and we all need a bit of cheering up. Here's something to help you waste a bit of time - it's a website playing an endless l...

7 Things We're Most Excited For During 'Sport Relief'

The Huffington Post | Daniel Welsh | Posted 18.03.2016 | UK Entertainment

‘Sport Relief’ is back for another year tonight (18 March) with a special evening intended to get the great British public up and moving, as well ...

Alan Partridge To Go 'On A Journey Of Redemption'

The Huffington Post UK | Caroline Frost | Posted 16.02.2016 | UK Entertainment

Alan Partridge is back on screen tonight, and he's in a box. A radio booth to be exact, as he returns with six episodes of 'Mid Morning Matters' h...

Alan Partridge's Finest Moments...

The Huffington Post UK | Caroline Frost | Posted 14.10.2015 | UK Entertainment

Steve Coogan turns 50 today - giving us an excuse to celebrate his diverse and enduring creative offerings, including the one and only Alan Partridge....

QUIZ: Who Said It, Tony Abbott Or Alan Partridge?

The Huffington Post UK | Ryan Barrell | Posted 15.09.2015 | UK Comedy

Can you tell the difference between quotes from recently ousted Australian prime minister Tony Abbott and constantly disgraced Norwich DJ Alan Partrid...

Chris Eubank Takes 90 Minutes To Compose A Tweet

The Huffington Post UK | George Bowden | Posted 31.08.2015 | UK Comedy

Boxing champion Chris Eubank has revealed that his new-found stardom on social media has come at a cost - as it takes him up to 90 minutes to compose ...

Chris Eubank Makes Alan Partridge's Dream Come True, And It's Amazing

The Huffington Post UK | Caroline Frost | Posted 20.08.2015 | UK Entertainment

Alan Partridge's fans will never forget the sight of his breakdown which marked the end of his fruitful working life at the BBC - when he desperately ...

Chris Eubank Still Doesn't Understand Why People Want To Go Youth Hostelling With Him

The Huffington Post UK | Ryan Barrell | Posted 10.08.2015 | UK Comedy

Former boxer Chris Eubank has been the butt of the same joke since 1997. The worst part is, he doesn't seem to get it, even after almost two decades. ...

Panic Over Everyone, Here's The Perfect Host For 'Top Gear'

The Huffington Post UK | Rachel McGrath | Posted 18.03.2015 | UK Entertainment

The petition calling for Jeremy Clarkson to be reinstated as a ‘Top Gear’ presenter may have become the fastest-growing change.org campaign ever, ...

The Name's McIlroy... Rory's Accidental Partridge Contender

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 06.08.2014 | UK Sport

Rory McIlroy struck the pose, albeit the wrong one, as he haplessly imitated James Bond's signature gun barrel move and ended up channeling the spirit...

Steve Coogan Does Not Want Scotland To Become Independent

PA/Huffington Post UK | Posted 02.07.2014 | UK

Actor Steve Coogan has become the latest celebrity figure to speak out in the debate over Scotland's future, saying he does not want the country to be...

LISTEN: The Best Accidental Partridge Ever

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 28.05.2014 | UK Sport

Accidental Partridge, to paraphrase Alan, is arguably the best Twitter account in the world, and, time and again, it exceeds our expectations. Rece...

LIST: Some Of Alan Partridge's Mightiest Musings

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 27.01.2014 | UK Entertainment

To celebrate the release of Alan Partridge: Alpha Papa on DVD and Blu-ray, we’ve put together a list of some of the musings of Norwich’s number on...

WATCH: Alan Partridge Christmas Lights In Norwich

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 22.11.2013 | UK Comedy

A cathedral. Roachford's 'Cuddly Toy'. Laser beams shooting out of giant, Alan-shaped eyes. It can only be the son et lumière spectacle that IS th...

Halloween Sex Kittens Suck More Than a Vampire

Charli Morgan | Posted 23.01.2014 | UK Lifestyle
Charli Morgan

By all means, wear what the chuff you like and let your nethers loose in the moonlight. If getting your baps out is an integral part of your Halloween, that's fine, but at least show a bit of creativity and the ability not to take yourself so bastard seriously.

WATCH: Alan Partridge Sings, Like Nobody's Watching

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 13.10.2013 | UK Entertainment

Alan Partridge has soared into the top slot of the British box office this week, with his challenges and triumphs as one of the broadcasters, besieged...

Caroline Frost

The REAL Pressure Steve Coogan Was Under Revealed

HuffingtonPost.com | Caroline Frost | Posted 09.10.2013 | UK Entertainment

The director of 'Alan Partridge: Alpha Papa' has revealed the enormous amount of pressure Steve Coogan put himself under to get his alter ego's big sc...

FIRST LOOK: Judi Dench And Steve Coogan In 'Philomena'

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 09.10.2013 | UK Entertainment

Steve Coogan's alter ego Alan Partridge has taken to the big screen this week, but it's a very different Coogan on display in the first trailer for dr...

'Radio Alan' Makes It Seems As If Alan Partridge Really Has a Radio Show

Huffington Post UK | Posted 06.10.2013 | UK Tech

Crash! Bang! Wallop! What an application! Alan Partridge creators Baby Cow have hit the back of the net with a new app, designed to make it feel as...

Caroline Frost

'Alan Partridge Is Like A Relative I Don't Want To See Often'

HuffingtonPost.com | Caroline Frost | Posted 05.08.2013 | UK Entertainment

Armando Iannucci, Steve Coogan’s co-creator of the force that is Alan Partridge, has revealed that the aspirational broadcaster is like a member of ...

Who Are Alan Partridge's Best Pals? He Tells Us...

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 02.08.2013 | UK Entertainment

Alan Partridge seems a bit of a lone wolf most of the time. But it seems the enduring broadcaster, played by Steve Coogan on the big screen in the...

'The Office': The Greatest TV Show Ever Made

Tim Bradley | Posted 29.09.2013 | UK Entertainment
Tim Bradley

As titles for pieces go, I'm aware this one fits all too snugly into the hyperbole driven world of internet opinion, but in order to make a point about how strongly I feel about Ricky Gervais and Stephen Merchant's The Office (incredibly now 12 years old) I'll play along and set my stall out; I genuinely believe it to be the finest example of television ever broadcast.

'Apologising Celebrities Are Pitiful,' Says Coogan

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 29.09.2013 | UK Entertainment

Steve Coogan, whose alter ego Alan Partridge makes his big screen debut next week, is adamant that celebrities should never have to explain themselves...