There are a lot of people waiting very excitedly for Alan Partridge: Alpha Papa, and now we get our first proper taste of where Steve Coogan’s creation will make a successful transfer to the big screen with a trailer.
Alan Partridge has had many ups and downs in his life – national television broadcaster, responsible for killing a guest on live TV, local radio broadcaster, and having a nervous breakdown in Dundee. His self-published book, ‘Bouncing Back’, was subsequently remaindered and pulped.
The film portrays the events of the greatest low-to-high-ebb spectrum in his life to date – specifically how he tries to salvage his public career while negotiating a potentially violent turn of events at North Norfolk Digital Radio.
The film hits UK cinemas on August 7th. [Read more…]