Steve Coogan

The Partridge Will Fly Again - Confirmed!

The Huffington Post UK | Caroline Frost | Posted 04.04.2014 | UK Entertainment

Alan Partridge is to get another big screen outing following the success of his 'Alpha Papa' film last summer. Alan Partridge, hero of the hour ...

Caroline Frost

'I Did Get Completely P***ed Filming'

HuffingtonPost.com | Caroline Frost | Posted 02.04.2014 | UK Entertainment

Rob Brydon admits that he and Steve Coogan were “completely p***ed” for quite a bit of time on the idyllic set of the second series of The Trip. ...

Steve Coogan Compares The Mail Online To Paedophilia

The Huffington Post UK | Paul Vale | Posted 27.03.2014 | UK

Actor Steve Coogan is no friend of the Daily Mail. His opinion of the British press isn’t much higher, however the star of Philomena has launched pe...

Steve Coogan Slams 'Myopic And Self-Centred' Stars Who Don't Speak Out

The Huffington Post UK | Caroline Frost | Posted 26.03.2014 | UK Entertainment

Steve Coogan has slammed what he calls "myopic and self-centred" actors who lack political opinions. The star of 'The Trip' and 'Alan Partridge', ...

EXCLUSIVE: What Gave Dame Judi The Giggles?

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 18.03.2014 | UK Entertainment

'Philomena' has captured hearts across the world since Steve Coogan brought to the screen the story of journalist Martin Sixsmith and the Irish lady h...

The Trippers' Michael Caine Battle Continues...

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 12.03.2014 | UK Entertainment

Steve Coogan and Rob Brydon will be following up their much-loved original Trip, with 'The Trip To Italy' coming to BBC2 in April. The first serie...

BAFTAS 2014: Steve Coogan's 'Sincere' Transformation Rewarded

The Huffington Post UK | Caroline Frost | Posted 17.02.2014 | UK Entertainment

Steve Coogan, who told HuffPostUK a month ago that he wanted to do something "less cynical, more sincere" than his previous comedic outings, was rewar...

BAFTA Awards This Sunday - Who Are The Winners Likely To Be?

The Huffington Post UK | Caroline Frost | Posted 11.02.2014 | UK Entertainment

The Awards Season juggernaut makes its way to London this weekend, as stars get ready to brave the British rain and smile through their goosebumps alo...

WATCH: Steve Coogan Tells John Stewart What He Thinks Of 'Philomena's Critics

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 23.01.2014 | UK Entertainment

It's been a busy couple of days for Steve Coogan. Only yesterday, he was in Beverly Hills toasting the real Philomena Lee, the inspiration behind his ...

Caroline Frost

The Thing That Steve Coogan Is Surprisingly Bored Of...

HuffingtonPost.com | Caroline Frost | Posted 23.01.2014 | UK Entertainment

It's been a good day for Steve Coogan, as he wakes up in New York to the news that his labour of love, 'Philomena', has been nominated for four big BA...

BAFTA Awards 2014: 'Philomena' Leads British Hopes, But No Idris!

The Huffington Post UK | Caroline Frost | Posted 23.01.2014 | UK Entertainment

'Philomena', '12 Years A Slave' and 'American Hustle' lead BAFTA Award hopes, following the nominations announced this morning. The Best Film will...

Caroline Frost

Steve Coogan's 'Effort To Do Something Sincere'

HuffingtonPost.com | Caroline Frost | Posted 23.01.2014 | UK Entertainment

Steve Coogan says of his film 'Philomena', that he wanted to say something "sincere and uncynical". The Alan Partridge star has been Golden Globe-...

Results, Pictures And Controversy: British Comedy Awards 2013

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 13.12.2013 | UK Comedy

Jack Whitehall, Lee Mack and Paul Whitehouse were all double winners at Thursday night's British Comedy Awards - with the latter providing one of the ...

Comedians in Politics: An Open Letter

Bobby Friedman | Posted 23.01.2014 | UK Comedy
Bobby Friedman

Dear Rupert I've been a big fan over the years. I've enjoyed your witty asides, acerbic observations, and the time you got us all thrown out of a club for 'inappropriate dancing'. In fact, despite your ubiquity, you are consistently more funny than average (if your sample includes Sarah Teather, as she brings down the mean).

Press 'Acting Like A Recalcitrant Teenager' Says Coogan

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 23.01.2014 | UK Entertainment

Steve Coogan is continuing his crusade against the British press, telling a radio show host, "they're behaving like a recalcitrant teenager." The s...

Marr Tells Coogan: I Can See Why Newspapers Are Worried

The Huffington Post UK/PA | Tom Moseley | Posted 03.11.2013 | UK

Andrew Marr has said he sympathises with newspapers in their battle over press regulation. The broadcaster, a former editor of the Independent, tol...

The Week That Was: Running Scared

Carla Buzasi | Posted 23.01.2014 | UK
Carla Buzasi

What did you do with your extra hour last Sunday? If Instagram were to be believed, I'd hazard a guess it was working on your Halloween costume. Yep, forget Christmas, if there's a 'festival' worth getting dressed up for, Halloween appears to be very much it... with us Brits having taken a cue from our American cousins and embraced the event with gusto this year. Away from pumpkins and cat costumes, it was a toss up this week as to who got the biggest fright.

EXCLUSIVE: Behind The Scenes Of 'Philomena' With Coogan And Dench

The Huffington Post UK | Caroline Frost | Posted 24.12.2013 | UK Entertainment

In 2009, former journalist Martin Sixsmith wrote 'The Lost Child of Philomena Lee' - a heartrending tale of the forcible separation of mother and chil...

'The Look of Love': My Take on the Paul Raymond Biopic

Immodesty Blaize | Posted 18.10.2013 | UK Entertainment
Immodesty Blaize

Everything quintessentially Sixties eccentric London is present and correct in The Look of Love, an absorbing biopic of Paul Raymond, the impressario, porn king and property magnate once dubbed 'the richest man in England'.

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...