Check Out a Clip from Steve Coogan and Rob Brydon’s ‘The Trip to Spain’
If you can never get enough of Steve Coogan and Rob Brydon’s masterful impersonations from The Trip series, you’re in luck, because the two bring their vast collection of expert impressions to their latest movie The Trip to Spain directed by Michael Winterbottom. In the above clip, Cooga... [Read More]
Rob Brydon: I Am Standing Up review – comic's comeback is edgier than it seems
De La Warr Pavilion, Bexhill-on-Sea Picking on the audience is engaging more than cruel as Brydon riffs and ad-libs with seasoned charm in his new tourLined with retirement bungalows and holiday flats, the Sussex seaside resort of Bexhill is a place where people generally go to wind down. But Rob Br... [Read More]
Rob Brydon: I Am Standing Up review – comic's comeback is edgier than it seems
De La Warr Pavilion, Bexhill-on-Sea Picking on the audience is engaging more than cruel as Brydon riffs and ad-libs with seasoned charm in his new tourLined with retirement bungalows and holiday flats, the Sussex seaside resort of Bexhill is a place where people generally go to wind down. But Rob Br... [Read More]
Rob Brydon: I Am Standing Up review – comic's comeback is edgier than it seems
De La Warr Pavilion, Bexhill-on-Sea Picking on the audience is engaging more than cruel as Brydon riffs and ad-libs with seasoned charm in his new tourLined with retirement bungalows and holiday flats, the Sussex seaside resort of Bexhill is a place where people generally go to wind down. But Rob Br... [Read More]
Kenneth Branagh on The Entertainer: 'I've been bending Rob Brydon's ear about standup'
In the final production of his West End season, Kenneth Branagh takes on the role of the failing comic Archie Rice. He explains how he’s taken tips from funnymen Rob Brydon and Ken DoddYou’re playing music-hall performer Archie Rice in a revival of John Osborne’s The Entertainer. C... [Read More]
The Painkiller review – a farce without force
Garrick, LondonKenneth Branagh and Rob Brydon labour for laughs as hotel guests thrown together by circumstanceGradually the stage is picking to pieces accepted ideas about the 1960s. Martin McDonagh’s comic, lacerating Hangmen showed how riddled with misogyny and racism that supposedly libera... [Read More]
Here's a Clip of Steve Coogan and Rob Brydon Doing Michael Caine Impressions in the Sequel 'The Trip to Italy'
by Bradford Evans Steve Coogan and Rob Brydon's sequel to their comedy The Trip, called The Trip to Italy, was filmed last year. Here's the first clip from it, in which Coogan and Brydon revive their Michael Caine impressions and do a bunch of other Dark Knight Rises impressions. The Trip to Italy ... [Read More]
Sacha Baron Cohen Pretended to Kill an Old Lady While Receiving an Award This Weekend
by Elise Czajkowski Sacha Baron Cohen was award the Charlie Chaplin Award For Excellence In Comedy over the weekend at the annual BAFTA LA Britannia Awards, and he couldn't accept such an honor without pulling off a brutal prank. A woman, who introduced as an 87-year-old actress named Grace Colling... [Read More]
Steve Coogan & Rob Brydon Set To Travel Italy With Michael Winterbottom For Sequel To 'The Trip'
“The Trip,” which features the British comics playing themselves on a journey around England’s Lake District eating at a series of top restaurants: not exactly “Mr. Popper’s Penguins,” as far as high concepts go, but it’s happily turned out to be one of the best comedies of the year, and something of an indie sleeper, with clips from the film going viral. And the good news is, there’s more on the way. At the Latitude Festival in the U.K. over the weekend, Eaton revealed that a second series is ... [Read More]
Why Steve Coogan hates Twitter, even as he and Rob Brydon promote "The Trip" (video)
Ben Kronberg recently sat down with Steve Coogan and Rob Brydon to talk to them about their new movie, The Trip. But shortly after Brydon showcased his Bruce Springsteen impersonation, things took a turn, as one cheeky bastard called out another cheeky bastard. [Read More]