Steve Coogan

Jeremy Corbyn to give Edinburgh TV Festival lecture on the future of journalism

Jeremy Corbyn will set out his thoughts on the future of journalism when he delivers the Alternative MacTaggart lecture at the Edinburgh Television …

Journalism

Alan Partridge commentating on Liverpool goals is the best thing you'll see today

YouTube account LFC Stats have totally nailed it with this one!<p>They’ve stuck commentary from Steve Coogan’s Alan Partridge over some of our most …

Liverpool FC

When does This Time With Alan Partridge start on the BBC and can I get tickets for the new series?

HE'S been on our screens for over 25 years and is one of the country's most beloved characters.<p>And now Alan's back. Here's everything you need to …

Celebrity (UK)

What are Alan Partridge's best sayings and quotes, when did Steve Coogan invent him and what gave him the idea?

AS Alan Partridge fans know, the iconic character has been on our TV screens for over 25 years.<p>But what are Alan's best sayings and quotes and how …

Celebrity (UK)

Steve Coogan And John C Reilly Have Absolutely Nailed Laurel And Hardy For Biopic

Two comedy legends as two other, slightly bigger comedy legends<p>We've got a first look at John C Reilly and Steve Coogan in their biopic of Laurel and Hardy, <i>Stan & Ollie</i>, which follows the ageing double act on their 1953 tour of Britain.<p>Reilly plays Hardy while Coogan will be applying his gift for …

Film Festivals

John C. Reilly's Laurel and Hardy biopic to world premiere at London Film Festival

Laurel and Hardy are (sort of) bounding back to the big screen for the first time in over 60 years.<p>The 62nd BFI London Film Festival announced Friday …

Film Festivals

First look at Steve Coogan and John C Reilly as Laurel and Hardy

A first glimpse at Steve Coogan and John C Reilly as comedy legends Stan Laurel and Oliver Hardy in an upcoming biopic has been unveiled.<p>The pair …

Film (UK)

You Gotta See John C. Reilly and Steve Coogan’s Laurel and Hardy

Put John C. Reilly and Steve Coogan in any movie and I’ll see it. Put them in a biopic about an iconic comedy duo? Two tickets please!<p>In BBC Films’ …

Film Festivals

'Stan & Ollie' to close the London Film Festival

"Stan & Ollie," starring Steve Coogan and John C. Reilly as Stan Laurel and Oliver Hardy, is to have its world premiere at the 62nd BFI London Film …

Film Festivals

The Big Lebowski turns 20 – but how well can you remember the movie, man?

Linda HamiltonFirst official Terminator photo shows Linda Hamilton leading strong female castThe one and only Sarah Connor is back and ready to take …

Tom Cruise

Steven Coogan film Stan & Ollie to close BFI London Film Festival

The world premiere of Stan & Ollie will close the BFI London Film Festival.<p>The movie, starring Steve Coogan and John C. Reilly, tells the story of …

Film Festivals

Rob Brydon Adds More Dates To His Australian Tour, Due to Popular Demand

It seems Australians are excited about the upcoming tour of Welsh comedian Rob Brydon. So much so more shows have been added to his <i>I am Standing Up</i> …

Australia

Rob Brydon – I am Standing Up

Overview<p><b>Rob Brydon</b>, charming Welshman, and cult comedy television superstar from hits <i>The Trip</i>, <i>Gavin & Stacey</i> and <i>Would I Lie To You?</i>, is bringing his …

Bill Clinton

Liam Gallagher wants to get Oasis back together so here are our favourite 20 LG quotes ever

Liam Gallagher wants to get Oasis back together again. Lots of people got excited after he said this on Twitter.Earth to noel listen up rkid I hear …

George Harrison

Rob Brydon Announces First-Ever Australian Stand-Up Tour

Welsh comedian, actor and TV presenter Rob Brydon has announced his first-ever Australian stand-up tour, which will see him bring his new live show …

Australian Universities

steve coogan's new movie 'ideal home' is an insidiously homophobic misfire

A new movie about de facto gay fathers, features the tagline: "THESE DADS SUCK." Are you lolling in the aisle yet?<p>A promotional poster for <i>Ideal Home</i>, the new movie about de facto gay fathers, features the tagline: "THESE DADS SUCK." The word "suck" is shown largest of all, presumably to ram home …

Paul Rudd

Ideal Home review – horribly dated

In this wearying, horribly dated comedy, Steve Coogan and Paul Rudd play Erasmus and Paul, a bourgeois gay couple who are forced into parenting roles when Erasmus’s Taco Bell-obsessed, pre-teen grandson, Angel/Bill (Jack Gore), arrives unannounced at their chic mansion in Santa Fe, New Mexico. Rudd …

Film (UK)

Ideal Home review – Steve Coogan's celebrity chef cooks up a dud

It always hurts to see a clever British comedy star forced to conform to a tin-eared Hollywood idea of what a posh Brit should sound like. Russell Brand went through it with the Arthur remake, and now Steve Coogan endures the same thing in this entirely disposable comedy about a super-gay celebrity …

Film (UK)

Ideal Home review: Partridge goes to Mardis Gras in Steve Coogan's awkward gay parenting comedy

<b>Dir: Andrew Fleming. Cast: Steve Coogan, Paul Rudd, Jack Gore, Jake McDorman, Kate Walsh, Alison Pill. 15 cert, 89 mins</b><p>Everyone involved in Ideal Home has form with putting gayness on screen, not least its director, Andrew Fleming, who made Threesome (1994) – one of the key coming-out films of its …

Paul Rudd

Ideal home — zero-nutrition TV chef comedy | Financial Times

Steve Coogan and Paul Rudd play longtime gay partners in <i>Ideal Home</i>, the first a famous screen chef, the second a TV director servicing Coogan’s shows …

Paul Rudd

Ideal Home review

Steve Coogan and Paul Rudd headline Ideal Home, a new comedy drama from the director of The Craft. Here's our review...Writer-director Andrew Fleming …

Paul Rudd

Steve Coogan and Paul Rudd star in a very awkward sex scene for new movie Ideal Home

PHOTOS of Steve Coogan and Paul Rudd in a steamy clinch atop a bear have been released.<p>But before a weird new couple alert goes out, the pair are …

Celebrity (UK)

‘Ideal Home’ Review: Paul Rudd and Steve Coogan Play Gay Parents in a Sweet but Retrograde Comedy

This comedy about same-sex parenting certainly has its heart in the right place, but it feels like the pilot of an already cancelled sitcom.<p>A lot can …

Paul Rudd

Paul Rudd and Steve Coogan make an awesome couple

As a snarky, stylish Santa Fe couple, Paul Rudd and Steve Coogan deploy a wit drier than the sprawling landscape surrounding their desert mansion.<p>If …

Paul Rudd

Steve Coogan and Paul Rudd enliven gay adoption comedy 'Ideal Home'

Equal parts sweet and tart, director Andrew Fleming’s “Ideal Home” is the cinematic equivalent of Sour Patch Kids. The comedy is oh-so familiar and has the nutritional value of the sour sugar-coated, artificial dye-filled gummies, but it’s a delight while it lasts, thanks to Fleming’s bitingly …

Paul Rudd

'Ideal Home': Film Review

Steve Coogan and Paul Rudd play a gay couple who suddenly find themselves caring for a 10-year-old boy in Andrew Fleming's comedy.<p>There may be no …

Paul Rudd

‘Ideal Home’ Film Review: Paul Rudd and Steve Coogan Become Unlikely Dads, Hilariously

Andrew Fleming's charming tale of two gay men embracing paternity displays the writer-director's trademark wit and visual style<p>Writer-director Andrew Fleming is one of the best and most underrated makers of comedies today, and his new film “Ideal Home” is delightful in spite of a premise that …

Paul Rudd

‘Ideal Home’ screens June 22

‘Ideal Home’ (Photo courtesy of Reel Affirmations)“Ideal Home,” starring Paul Rudd and Steve Coogan and written and directed by Andrew Fleming, is …

LGBTQI

The Trip to Italy - Trailer

Comedians Steve Coogan and Rob Brydon reunite for a tour of Italy's finest food, hotels and women in this hilarious sequel to their 2009 hit.

Grand Tours

Who is Rebecca Front?

REBECCA Front is the latest star to join the hit historical drama Poldark, playing lecherous cleric Osborne Whitworth's formidable mum.<p>Here's all you …

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