Steve Coogan

EXCLUSIVE: Larry, Meet Tilly In 'Night At The Museum'

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 25.11.2014 | UK Entertainment

In the latest instalment of 'Night at the Museum', Ben Stiller returns as Larry Daley, the unfortunate night watchman who continues to encounter livin...

Ricky Tomlinson, a Northern Soul

Jason Holmes | Posted 10.10.2014 | UK Entertainment
Jason Holmes

Set in 1974 and shot on location in Burnley, Blackburn, Bury and Bolton, Northern Soul is Elaine Constantine's directorial film debut and comprises a British cast who share her fond remembrance.

Alistair Campbell Clarifies Steve Coogan's Angelina Comments

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 16.07.2014 | UK Entertainment

UPDATE: Alistair Campbell has stepped in to clarify the comments made by Steve Coogan in an interview with him for GQ magazine. Earlier this month...

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...

Ian Hislop Is Not Impressed With Steve Coogan

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 19.06.2014 | UK

Private Eye editor Ian Hislop and his deputy editor Francis Wheen have quit the campaign group Index on Censorship in protest of Steve Coogan being ma...

The Trip to Italy: A Popular Postmodernism

Peter Yeung | Posted 12.07.2014 | UK Entertainment
Peter Yeung

What's special about The Trip to Italy is its ability to make the intertextual, Mikhail Bakhtin's early 20th Century concept of referencing other "texts" in a "text", so natural and accessible. The series evinced a peerless and popular postmodernism.

Caroline Frost

EXCLUSIVE: Steve Coogan Reveals Own Happiness Behind New Mood On 'The Trip'

HuffingtonPost.com | Caroline Frost | Posted 15.05.2014 | UK Entertainment

Steve Coogan admits that his personal happiness off-screen has been reflected in a slight change of mood in the current series of 'The Trip to Italy'....

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...