Alan Partridge: Alpha Papa. Alan Partridge (Steve Coogan). Copyright: Baby Cow Productions.

Alan Partridge: Alpha Papa

2013 British comedy film about Alan Partridge. Stars Steve Coogan, Colm Meaney, Tim Key, Felicity Montagu, Simon Greenall and others.

Alan Partridge: Alpha Papa. Alan Partridge (Steve Coogan). Copyright: Baby Cow Productions.

Alan Partridge: Alpha Papa

Alan Partridge makes a long-awaited transfer to the silver screen

Genre
Film
Released
2013
Starring
Steve Coogan, Colm Meaney, Tim Key, Felicity Montagu, Simon Greenall, Phil Cornwell, Monica Dolan, Dustin Demri-Burns and others
Writers
Neil Gibbons, Rob Gibbons, Steve Coogan, Armando Iannucci and Peter Baynham
Director
Declan Lowney
Producers
Kevin Loader, Henry Normal, Armando Iannucci, Christine Langan, Joe Oppenheimer, Danny Perkins, Jenny Borgars, Steve Coogan, Peter Baynham, Neil Gibbons and Rob Gibbons

Alan Partridge, Steve Coogan's famous local radio DJ character, arrives on the big screen.

When Alan's radio station, North Norfolk Digital, is taken over by a new media conglomerate, it sets in motion a chain of events which see Alan having to work with the police to defuse a potentially violent siege.

Will Alan talk round disgruntled colleague Pat Farrell? Will there be shots fired in anger? Will Alan become a public hero or simply another footnote in the history of broadcasting?

Production Details

Tagline
He used to chat for a living... now he's chatting for his life
UK certificate
15
Duration
90 minutes
Release date
Wednesday 7th August 2013
Produced
2013
Premiere
Wednesday 24th July 2013, Anglia Square, Norwich
Production company
Also known as
  • Alan Partridge: The Movie
  • The Alan Partridge Movie
Laugh track
None

Location

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Broadcast details

Last repeat
Sunday 16th December 2018 at 12:15am on BBC2 Scot

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