This Time With Alan Partridge. Alan Partridge (Steve Coogan). Copyright: Baby Cow Productions.

This Time With Alan Partridge

BBC One sitcom starring Alan Partridge. 6 episodes (1 series) in 2019. Stars Steve Coogan, Susannah Fielding, Felicity Montagu, Tim Key and Lolly Adefope.

Returning in 2021.

This Time With Alan Partridge. Image shows from L to R: Simon Denton (Tim Key), Alan Partridge (Steve Coogan), Tommy Chaucer (Seb Cardinal). Copyright: Baby Cow Productions.

Series 1, Episode 6

Faced with some of the toughest challenges that live TV can throw at a man - rancour behind the scenes, a viewer in danger, a segment on ladies fashion - Alan calls on 'Sidekick' Simon Denton to step up to the plate. But will they sink or swim?

Broadcast details

Date
Monday 1st April 2019
Time
9:30pm
Channel
BBC One
Length
30 minutes

Cast & crew

Regular cast
Steve Coogan Alan Partridge
Susannah Fielding Jennie Gresham
Felicity Montagu Lynn Benfield
Tim Key Simon Denton
Guest cast
Alex Dee Floor Manager
Seb Cardinal Tommy Chaucer
Andrew Stafford Re-enactment Alan
Adam Stevens Re-enactment Policeman
Nigel Doyle Arresting Officer
Bayo Gbadamosi Interpreter
Leke Adebayo African Chairman
Katy Wix Dr Susan Lyle
Joel Fry Phone In Caller (Voice)
Morwenna Banks Phone In Caller (Voice)
Rob Gibbons Phone In Caller (Voice)
Jamie Demetriou Phone In Caller (Voice)
Dan Skinner Phone In Caller (Voice)
Writing team
Steve Coogan Writer
Neil Gibbons Writer
Rob Gibbons Writer
Production team
Neil Gibbons Director
Rob Gibbons Director
Ted Dowd Producer
Christine Langan Executive Producer
Steve Coogan Executive Producer
Kate Daughton Executive Producer
Neil Gibbons Executive Producer
Rob Gibbons Executive Producer

Video

When translations go wrong...

Alan tries to conduct an interview via a translator.

Featuring: Steve Coogan (Alan Partridge), Bayo Gbadamosi (Interpreter), Leke Adebayo (African Chairman).

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