Steve Coogan

Actor & Comedian
Born Oct 14, 1965

Stephen John "Steve" Coogan is an English actor, comedian, writer, impressionist and producer. Born in Middleton, Greater Manchester, he began his career as a comedian and impressionist, working as a voice artist throughout the 1980s on satirical puppet show Spitting Image.… Read More

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1965 Birth Born on October 14, 1965.


1999 33 Years Old In 1999, he co-founded the production company Baby Cow Productions. … Read More
2002 36 Years Old 1 More Event
Coogan grew in prominence within the film industry in 2002, after starring in The Parole Officer and 24 Hour Party People.
2004 38 Years Old He portrayed Phileas Fogg in the 2004 remake Around the World in 80 Days and co-starred in The Other Guys, Tropic Thunder, In the Loop, Hamlet 2, Our Idiot Brother, Ruby Sparks and the Night at the Museum films, as well as collaborating with Rob Brydon in The Trip and A Cock and Bull Story. … Read More


2006 40 Years Old 1 More Event
…  In 2006, he had a cameo in the Little Britain Christmas special as a pilot taking Lou and Andy to Disneyland. … Read More
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2010 44 Years Old …  In 2010, Coogan's legal firm obtained a partially redacted version of Glenn Mulcaire's hacking notebook by a court order which showed Coogan had been targeted and his personal information was in the possession of Mulcaire.
In March 2011 Coogan was guest editor for lads mag Loaded, where he met and began dating glamour model Elle Basey.
2013 47 Years Old 1 More Event
A feature-length film, Alan Partridge: Alpha Papa, was released in 2013, and opened at number one at the British box office.
2014 48 Years Old Coogan supports the Labour Party. He believes that Conservatives think "people are plebs" and that "they like to pat people on the head". In August 2014, Coogan was one of 200 public figures who were signatories to a letter to The Guardian opposing Scottish independence in the run-up to September's referendum on that issue.
2015 49 Years Old Coogan's autobiography, Easily Distracted, was published in October 2015.


2016 50 Years Old A noted motoring enthusiast, he has owned a succession of Ferrari cars, but stopped buying them after realising that the depreciation and running costs were greater than hiring a private plane. In February 2016, Coogan was fined £670 and banned from driving for 28 days after being caught speeding in Brighton.
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