Mid Morning Matters With Alan Partridge. Alan Partridge (Steve Coogan). Copyright: Baby Cow Productions.

Mid Morning Matters With Alan Partridge

Sky Atlantic sitcom following Alan Partridge on North Norfolk Digital. 12 episodes (2 series), 2012 - 2016. Stars Steve Coogan and Tim Key.

Mid Morning Matters With Alan Partridge. Image shows from L to R: Alan Partridge (Steve Coogan), Sidekick Simon (Tim Key), Blackbird Goodbrooke (Julian Barratt). Copyright: Baby Cow Productions.

Series 2, Episode 3 - Blackbird + Gangster

Alan invites folk musician Blackbird Goodbrook into the studio to sing some songs about bees, before getting real with a reformed young offender turned youth leader.

Further details

The indelible Alan Partridge presents another edition of his feature-packed digital radio show, covering the important questions, such as "What would you not do for love?" and "How hot should you have your bath?"

As well as giving a revealing glimpse into Alan's morning workout routine, this week sees folk musician Blackbird Goodbrook invited into the studio to play a few songs - mostly about bees.

Then later, Alan gets real when a reformed young offender comes into the studio to talk about his chequered past, opening up a shameful confession from Alan involving the illicit consumption of three KitKats.

Broadcast details

Tuesday 1st March 2016
Sky Atlantic
30 minutes


    Cast & crew

    Regular cast
    Steve Coogan Alan Partridge
    Tim Key Sidekick Simon
    Guest cast
    Julian Barratt Blackbird Goodbrooke
    Anna Stockton Studio Assistant
    Richie Campbell Julius Scannel
    Simon Greenall Caller (Voice)
    Dan Skinner Caller (Voice)
    Julia Deakin Caller (Voice)
    Doon Mackichan Caller (Voice)
    Maia Lancashire Caller (Voice)
    Martin Glyn Murray Caller (Voice)
    Writing team
    Steve Coogan Writer
    Neil Gibbons Writer
    Rob Gibbons Writer
    Production team
    Neil Gibbons Director
    Rob Gibbons Director
    Ted Dowd Producer
    Dave Lambert Producer
    Henry Normal Executive Producer
    Steve Coogan Executive Producer
    Lucy Lumsden Executive Producer
    Alan Levy Editor
    Joe Fraser Editor
    Dave Lambert Editor
    David Ferris Production Designer
    Martin Coogan Composer

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