This Time with Alan Partridge: Season 1

This Time with Alan Partridge: Season 1

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Steve Coogan's genius creation Alan Partridge in his latest iteration. Alan is handed a career lifeline - the chance to stand in as co-host on This Time, the Beeb's weekday magazine show. But can he capitalise on the opportunity? Almost certainly not.

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Episode 1

Alan Partridge is asked to stand in on "This Time"... More after the regular co-host falls ill.


Episode 2

Alan and the team host a special show dedicated to... More the memory of a much-cherished broadcaster. With viewers in shock, it falls to Alan to handle this delicate situation as only he can. But one man’s loss is another’s opportunity…


Episode 3

With exciting news on the show’s new presenting line up,... More Alan and Jennie get their teeth into more of the pressing issues of the day: aggressive Scottishness, vegetarianism and a harrowing look at the abolition of corporal punishment.


Episode 4

Now established as the show’s permanent co-host, Alan is able... More to produce the kind of brave, no-nonsense TV other broadcasters can only dream of. Today, he talks police dog bravery and product placement before meeting his own celebrity lookalike.


Episode 5

A special programme focusing on the delicate issue of the... More #MeToo movement and a chance for Alan to show off his broadcasting chops. Features a live performance by Alan’s very own mixed vocal harmony group, The Quavers.


Episode 6

Faced with some of the toughest challenges that live TV... More 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?

This Time with Alan Partridge: Season 1 | Reviews

78%18 reviews

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Daily Telegraph

Daily Telegraph

Just moments into the first episode of This Time, you realised, with joy, that the Gibbon bros and Coogan (now their only co-writer, and also starring, naturally) have once again perfectly captured l'esprit de Partridge.

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The Times

The Times

The evolution of Alan Partridge continues. And it's magnificent.

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Financial Times

Financial Times

Susannah Fielding sparkles in [her] role.

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The Guardian

The Guardian

This Time brings Alan back, in all his glory and his tragedy, at just the right time.

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This Time with Alan Partridge: Season 1 | Release Details

This Time with Alan Partridge: Season 1 is available to stream in New Zealand now on TVNZ On Demand.