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

This Time With Alan Partridge

  • TV sitcom
  • BBC One
  • 2019 - 2021
  • 12 episodes (2 series)

Alan Partridge returns to BBC television as co-host of an evening weekday magazine show. Stars Steve Coogan, Susannah Fielding, Felicity Montagu, Tim Key, Lolly Adefope and Natasia Demetriou

  • JustWatch Streaming rank this week: 1,296

Episode menu

Series 2, Episode 6

This Time With Alan Partridge. Image shows from L to R: Professor Rebecca Burns (Eleanor Matsuura), Alan Partridge (Steve Coogan). Copyright: Baby Cow Productions
A special regal edition sees a member of the Royal family welcomed to the studio. But can Alan maintain his dignity in the face of a career-defining setback?

Preview clips


This episode is dedicated "to the memory of Will Coogan" (1991 - 2021).

Broadcast details

Friday 4th June 2021
30 minutes


Show past repeats

Date Time Channel
Tuesday 28th February 2023 1:00am Gold
Saturday 15th April 2023 2:25am Gold
Sunday 16th April 2023 12:40am Gold
Friday 5th May 2023 11:40pm Gold
Saturday 6th May 2023 3:00am Gold

Cast & crew

Steve Coogan Alan Partridge
Susannah Fielding Jennie Gresham
Felicity Montagu Lynn Benfield
Tim Key Simon Denton
Natasia Demetriou Tiff
Guest cast
Bill Fellows Ted
Colin Hoult Howard
Alex Lowe Hugh Bevell
Ken Cheng Tommy
Eleanor Matsuura Professor Rebecca Burns
Alistair Green Man In Window
Kas Braganza Loud Lady
Dawson James Security Guard
Writing team
Steve Coogan Writer
Neil Gibbons Writer
Rob Gibbons Writer
Production team
Neil Gibbons Director
Rob Gibbons Director
Dave Lambert Producer
Steve Coogan Executive Producer
Kate Daughton Executive Producer
Neil Gibbons Executive Producer
Rob Gibbons Executive Producer
Rupert Majendie Executive Producer
Sarah Monteith Executive Producer
Andrew Harvey Line Producer
Hannah Dunnell Post Production Producer
Joe Fraser Editor
Bridgette Williams Editor
Mark Davies Editor
Richard Drew Production Designer
Catherine Willis Casting Director
Amanda Monk Costume Designer
Pete Rowe Director of Photography
Jane Maier Make-up Designer
Frances Hounsom (as Fran Hounsom) Make-up Designer
Martin Coogan Composer
John Ellis Composer
Kas Braganza 1st Assistant Director


Alan Partridge faces his fears and adopts a robot dog

Can Alan Partridge overcome his fear of robots taking over by spending a weekend with a robot dog?

Featuring: Steve Coogan (Alan Partridge) & Eleanor Matsuura (Professor Rebecca Burns).


Steve Coogan dedicates This Time to late nephew Will

A touching tribute was left at the end of the BBC's This Time With Alan Partridge series on Friday night.

Dianne Bourne, Manchester Evening News, 4th June 2021

Share this page