David Schneider

Alan Partridge: Why, When, Where, How and Whom?

The BBC has told us what we can expect from Alan Partridge: Why, When, Where, How and Whom? which is set to air over Christmas. They say: “It has been a quarter of a century since a little known sports reporter was given his own radio chat show by the BBC. Two radio series, five TV series, [...]

November 28, 2017 // 0 Comments

The Death of Stalin Trailer

The first official trailer for The Death of Stalin has been released.  Adapted by Armando Iannucci (The Thick Of It, I’m Alan Partridge), David Schneider (The Day Today, I’m Alan Partridge) and Ian Martin (The Thick Of It , Time Trumpet) from a graphic novel of the same [...]

August 11, 2017 // 0 Comments

Celebr-ALAN-tion for Partridge in Manchester

I’m Alan Partridge is 20 years old this year, so the good folk behind the Pilot Light TV Festival are putting on a celebratory shindig in Manchester next month to celebrate. AHA! I’m Alan Partridge 20th Anniversary Celebration Special will see the Norfolk broadcaster, who first rose to [...]

July 26, 2017 // 0 Comments

Oberman & Schneider get Pointless

Tracy Ann Oberman and David Schneider appear on this weekend’s celebrity edition of hit BBC One gameshow Pointless. Oberman – star of Toast of London, Crims and Big Train – joins forces with former The Day Today and Alan Partridge actor turned viral internet sensation [...]

September 3, 2016 // 0 Comments

2012: Mashed

Rich Fulcher will be presenting his very own 2012 review with a difference on Channel 4 this festive season. 2012: Mashed will be an insane look at the big news events of the year, via totally original, freshly commissioned media mash-ups created by some of the most famous names on the internet [...]

December 11, 2012 // 2 Comments

Boosh Origins: On The Hour… [Part One]

As part of our retrospective posts about the Boosh radio series, in honour of it’s tenth anniversary, our editor took a close look at the the names, faces and programming which helped pave the way for The Mighty Boosh, and indeed everything we cover at The Velvet Onion. Continually drawn back [...]

November 1, 2011 // 2 Comments