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I'm Alan Partridge

BBC Two sitcom about a TV presenter down on his luck. 12 episodes (2 series), 1997 - 2002. Stars Steve Coogan, Felicity Montagu, Simon Greenall, Phil Cornwell and others.

Series 1, Episode 4 - Basic Alan

Alan is the only guest at the Linton Travel Tavern when the manager decides to close it for refurbishment, leaving Alan at a loose end with some tungsten-tipped screws.

Broadcast details

Date
Monday 24th November 1997
Time
10pm
Channel
BBC Two
Length
30 minutes

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    Cast & crew

    Regular cast
    Steve Coogan Alan Partridge
    Felicity Montagu Lynn
    Simon Greenall Michael
    Phil Cornwell Dave Clifton
    James Lance Ben
    Sally Phillips Sophie
    Barbara Durkin Susan
    David Schneider Tony Hayers
    Guest cast
    Hugh Parker Policeman
    Writing team
    Peter Baynham Writer
    Steve Coogan Writer
    Armando Iannucci Writer
    Production team
    Nick Arthurs Editor
    Dennis De Groot Production Designer
    Dominic Brigstocke Director
    Armando Iannucci Producer
    Peter Fincham Executive Producer
    John Whitehall Composer
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