Stephen Mangan

Stephen Mangan is an English actor, best known for his roles on Green Wing, I'm Alan Partridge and on Dirk Gently.

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Rush (2013)

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A biographical drama centered on the rivalry between Formula 1 drivers James Hunt and Niki Lauda during the 1976 Formula One motor-racing season.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Ron Howard
CAST:  Daniel Brühl  •  Chris Hemsworth  •  Olivia Wilde  •  Alexandra Maria Lara

A biographical drama centered on the rivalry between Formula 1 drivers James Hunt and Niki Lauda during the 1976 Formula One motor-racing season.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Ron Howard
CAST:  Daniel Brühl  •  Chris Hemsworth  •  Olivia Wilde  •  Alexandra Maria Lara

Billy Elliot (2000)

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Set against the background of the 1984 Miners' Strike, 11-year-old Billy Elliot stumbles out of the boxing ring and onto the ballet floor. He faces many trials and triumphs as he strives to conquer his family's set ways, inner conflict, and standing on his toes.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Stephen Daldry
CAST:  Jamie Bell  •  Julie Walters  •  Jean Heywood  •  Jamie Draven

Set against the background of the 1984 Miners' Strike, 11-year-old Billy Elliot stumbles out of the boxing ring and onto the ballet floor. He faces many trials and triumphs as he strives to conquer his family's set ways, inner conflict, and standing on his toes.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Stephen Daldry
CAST:  Jamie Bell  •  Julie Walters  •  Jean Heywood  •  Jamie Draven

Birthday Girl (2001)

A shy bank clerk orders a Russian mail order bride, and finds his life turned upside down.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Jez Butterworth
CAST:  Nicole Kidman  •  Ben Chaplin  •  Vincent Cassel  •  Mathieu Kassovitz

A shy bank clerk orders a Russian mail order bride, and finds his life turned upside down.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Jez Butterworth
CAST:  Nicole Kidman  •  Ben Chaplin  •  Vincent Cassel  •  Mathieu Kassovitz

Confetti (2006)

A mockumentary that follows three couples as they battle it out to win the coveted title of 'Most Original Wedding of the Year'.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Debbie Isitt
CAST:  Martin Freeman  •  Jessica Hynes  •  Olivia Colman  •  Stephen Mangan

A mockumentary that follows three couples as they battle it out to win the coveted title of 'Most Original Wedding of the Year'.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Debbie Isitt
CAST:  Martin Freeman  •  Jessica Hynes  •  Olivia Colman  •  Stephen Mangan

Festival (2005)

'Festival' is a black comedy set during the annual Edinburgh Fringe festival. The film is based around both the judging of a major comedy award and the performers at one of the smaller venues. Various plot strands interweave, including the bitter relationship ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Annie Griffin
CAST:  Lyndsey Marshal  •  Chris O'Dowd  •  Stephen Mangan  •  Daniela Nardini

'Festival' is a black comedy set during the annual Edinburgh Fringe festival. The film is based around both the judging of a major comedy award and the performers at one of the smaller venues. Various plot strands interweave, including the bitter relationship ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Annie Griffin
CAST:  Lyndsey Marshal  •  Chris O'Dowd  •  Stephen Mangan  •  Daniela Nardini

The Very Thought of You (1998)

Laurence recounts to his neighbour how his life long friendship with Frank and Daniel has been overturned in just three days by their each independently meeting, and falling for, Martha, who has no idea of their connection. Slowly the tale unfolds, the narrative ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Nick Hamm
CAST:  Monica Potter  •  Rufus Sewell  •  Tom Hollander  •  Joseph Fiennes

Laurence recounts to his neighbour how his life long friendship with Frank and Daniel has been overturned in just three days by their each independently meeting, and falling for, Martha, who has no idea of their connection. Slowly the tale unfolds, the narrative ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Nick Hamm
CAST:  Monica Potter  •  Rufus Sewell  •  Tom Hollander  •  Joseph Fiennes

Lucky Jim (2003)

A rollicking adaptation of Kingsley Amis's first novel, Lucky Jim stars Stephen Tompkinson as Jim Dixon, a luckless lecturer at a provincial British university, trying to make a splash with his pompous boss, Professor Neddy Welch (Robert Hardy). Jim is also trying ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Robin Sheppard
CAST:  Stephen Tompkinson  •  Robert Hardy  •  David Ryall  •  Helen McCrory

A rollicking adaptation of Kingsley Amis's first novel, Lucky Jim stars Stephen Tompkinson as Jim Dixon, a luckless lecturer at a provincial British university, trying to make a splash with his pompous boss, Professor Neddy Welch (Robert Hardy). Jim is also trying ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Robin Sheppard
CAST:  Stephen Tompkinson  •  Robert Hardy  •  David Ryall  •  Helen McCrory

L'Assenza (2013)

A man becomes obsessed by the sight of his own double in an Italian film from the early 1960s.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Jonathan Romney
CAST:  Stephen Mangan  •  Amanda Ryan  •  Michael Higgs  •  Susanna Cappellaro

A man becomes obsessed by the sight of his own double in an Italian film from the early 1960s.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Jonathan Romney
CAST:  Stephen Mangan  •  Amanda Ryan  •  Michael Higgs  •  Susanna Cappellaro

Postman Pat: The Movie (2014)

Like always, Postman Pat is happily going about his duty delivering letters and parcels around the fictional town of Greendale. One day, auditions for the TV talent show, "You're the One", are held in Greendale, which Pat manages to pass. With Pat required to be ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Mike Disa
CAST:  David Tennant  •  Rupert Grint  •  Jim Broadbent  •  Stephen Mangan

Like always, Postman Pat is happily going about his duty delivering letters and parcels around the fictional town of Greendale. One day, auditions for the TV talent show, "You're the One", are held in Greendale, which Pat manages to pass. With Pat required to be ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Mike Disa
CAST:  David Tennant  •  Rupert Grint  •  Jim Broadbent  •  Stephen Mangan

The Hunt for Tony Blair (2011)

The Comic Strip team return for a special 50s-style 'fugitive' film noir spoof. The 60-minute film, penned by Peter Richardson and Pete Richens, follows Prime Minister Tony Blair (Stephen Mangan), wanted for murder and on the run. Escaping from Number 10 and ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Peter Richardson
CAST:  Robbie Coltrane  •  Stephen Mangan  •  Jennifer Saunders  •  Catherine Shepherd

The Comic Strip team return for a special 50s-style 'fugitive' film noir spoof. The 60-minute film, penned by Peter Richardson and Pete Richens, follows Prime Minister Tony Blair (Stephen Mangan), wanted for murder and on the run. Escaping from Number 10 and ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Peter Richardson
CAST:  Robbie Coltrane  •  Stephen Mangan  •  Jennifer Saunders  •  Catherine Shepherd

Beyond The Pole (2009)

A documentary film crew follows the first carbon neutral, organic, vegetarian expedition ever to attempt the North Pole. Simultaneously Saving the Planet and getting into the Guinness Book of Records Brian and Mark hope to kill two birds with one stone. ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  David Williams Lamb
CAST:  Rhys Thomas  •  Helen Baxendale  •  Stephen Mangan  •  Mark Benton

A documentary film crew follows the first carbon neutral, organic, vegetarian expedition ever to attempt the North Pole. Simultaneously Saving the Planet and getting into the Guinness Book of Records Brian and Mark hope to kill two birds with one stone. ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  David Williams Lamb
CAST:  Rhys Thomas  •  Helen Baxendale  •  Stephen Mangan  •  Mark Benton

Sword of Honour (2001)

Guy Crouchback joins the war effort during World War 2, an idealistic quest to join the forces of good in the fight against evil. But his efforts is not rewarded, he never has any chance to join any real fighting, circumstances always prevent it. Instead he finds ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Bill Anderson
CAST:  Daniel Craig  •  Katrin Cartlidge  •  Nicholas Boulton  •  Richard Coyle

Guy Crouchback joins the war effort during World War 2, an idealistic quest to join the forces of good in the fight against evil. But his efforts is not rewarded, he never has any chance to join any real fighting, circumstances always prevent it. Instead he finds ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Bill Anderson
CAST:  Daniel Craig  •  Katrin Cartlidge  •  Nicholas Boulton  •  Richard Coyle

Stories of Lost Souls (2004)

Seven (or six - depending on the version) short stories of conquest, desperation and the will to overcome.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Illeana Douglas  •  Deborra-Lee Furness  •  Col Spector  •  Mark Palansky  •  Toa Stappard  •  Andrew Upton  •  William Garcia  •  Paul Holmes
CAST:  Jason Acuña  •  Naomi Allisstone  •  William Ash  •  Jacqui Maxwell

Seven (or six - depending on the version) short stories of conquest, desperation and the will to overcome.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Illeana Douglas  •  Deborra-Lee Furness  •  Col Spector  •  Mark Palansky  •  Toa Stappard  •  Andrew Upton  •  William Garcia  •  Paul Holmes
CAST:  Jason Acuña  •  Naomi Allisstone  •  William Ash  •  Jacqui Maxwell

The Secret Policeman's Ball: The Ball in the Hall (2006)

The rebirth of Amnesty International's legendary SECRET POLICEMAN'S BALL at the Royal Albert Hall on 14th October - after a 15 year hiatus - was a resounding success. Bigger, Better and Ballsier than ever before, 'The Ball In The Hall' is a non-stop, rapid-fire, ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Julia Knowles
CAST:  David Armand  •  Al Murray  •  Dylan Moran  •  Eddie Izzard

The rebirth of Amnesty International's legendary SECRET POLICEMAN'S BALL at the Royal Albert Hall on 14th October - after a 15 year hiatus - was a resounding success. Bigger, Better and Ballsier than ever before, 'The Ball In The Hall' is a non-stop, rapid-fire, ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Julia Knowles
CAST:  David Armand  •  Al Murray  •  Dylan Moran  •  Eddie Izzard

New Year's Eve (2002)

A young woman brings out the worst in a group of friends on New Year's Eve.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Col Spector
CAST:  Stephen Mangan  •  Keira Knightley  •  Amit Lahav  •  Philip Herbert

A young woman brings out the worst in a group of friends on New Year's Eve.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Col Spector
CAST:  Stephen Mangan  •  Keira Knightley  •  Amit Lahav  •  Philip Herbert

The Secret Life of Sue Townsend (Aged 68 3/4) (2016)

A warm and witty celebration of Sue Townsend's life and writing, the story is told with the help of children from Sue's old school, her friends and family, as well as the comedy and literary stars she inspired - including Stephen Mangan, Ian Hislop, David Nicholls, ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Jude Ho
CAST:  Julie Walters  •  Stephen Mangan  •  Isy Suttie  •  Adrian Scarborough

A warm and witty celebration of Sue Townsend's life and writing, the story is told with the help of children from Sue's old school, her friends and family, as well as the comedy and literary stars she inspired - including Stephen Mangan, Ian Hislop, David Nicholls, ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Jude Ho
CAST:  Julie Walters  •  Stephen Mangan  •  Isy Suttie  •  Adrian Scarborough

Red Top (2016)

Comic fantasy telling the story of Rebekah, an innocent and beguiling Northern girl who accidentally becomes Chief Executive of News International and gets caught up in a seventies Watergate-style scandal.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Peter Richardson
CAST:  Maxine Peake  •  Harry Enfield  •  Stephen Mangan  •  Johnny Vegas

Comic fantasy telling the story of Rebekah, an innocent and beguiling Northern girl who accidentally becomes Chief Executive of News International and gets caught up in a seventies Watergate-style scandal.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Peter Richardson
CAST:  Maxine Peake  •  Harry Enfield  •  Stephen Mangan  •  Johnny Vegas

Birthday (2015)

Sky Arts’ adaptation of Joe Penhall’s 2012 Royal Court play Birthday sees Mangan reprise the role of Ed who endures a caesarian birth with his high-flying wife by his side.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Roger Michell
CAST:  Stephen Mangan  •  Anna Maxwell Martin  •  Llewella Gideon  •  Louise Brealey

Sky Arts’ adaptation of Joe Penhall’s 2012 Royal Court play Birthday sees Mangan reprise the role of Ed who endures a caesarian birth with his high-flying wife by his side.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Roger Michell
CAST:  Stephen Mangan  •  Anna Maxwell Martin  •  Llewella Gideon  •  Louise Brealey

Wild Brazil (2014)

Go up-river and deep into the jungle far from Brazil's cities and stadiums, where families of giant otters, tufted capuchin monkeys and mischievous coati (South American raccoon cousins) rally their wits to survive in a breathtakingly beautiful yet dangerous land.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Adam White  •  Joe Stevens
CAST:  Stephen Mangan

Go up-river and deep into the jungle far from Brazil's cities and stadiums, where families of giant otters, tufted capuchin monkeys and mischievous coati (South American raccoon cousins) rally their wits to survive in a breathtakingly beautiful yet dangerous land.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Adam White  •  Joe Stevens
CAST:  Stephen Mangan

Preppers UK: Surviving Armagedon (2012)

The precautionary prowess of the British is proudly on display in this programme which proves that the wonder of apocalyptic wariness isn’t purely an American phenomenon. Civil unrest, financial chaos and natural disasters are everyday news – and, whether it ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Malcolm Donkin
CAST:  Stephen Mangan

The precautionary prowess of the British is proudly on display in this programme which proves that the wonder of apocalyptic wariness isn’t purely an American phenomenon. Civil unrest, financial chaos and natural disasters are everyday news – and, whether it ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Malcolm Donkin
CAST:  Stephen Mangan
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