Alistair McGowan

Alistair McGowan

British comedian
Alistair Charles McGowan is an English impressionist, comic, actor, singer and writer best known to British audiences for The Big Impression, which was, for four years, one of BBC1's top-rating comedy programmes – winning numerous awards, including a BAFTA in 2003.Wikipedia
BornNovember 24, 1964
HometownEvesham, England
Height6'3" (1.90m)
SpouseCharlotte Page
ParentsGeorge McGowan , Marion McGowan

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Alistair McGowan: Why I’m staging a piano festival – and banishing the German composers

  • When I finished my 20-date tour of my Piano Show, I breathed a sigh of relief. It had been the most challenging and draining thing I’d ever done. Yes, I’d been a stand-up comic since I left drama school but I had only taken up the piano, in earnest, aged 49, principally to get revenge on some very noisy Dutch neighbours in south-west London.


Ed Balls plays piano at Leeds station

Ex-shadow Chancellor Ed Balls, BBC broadcaster Sophie Raworth and impressionist, actor and writer Alistair McGowan played piano in Leeds train station yesterday afternoon (September 12), watched by commuters. The event was one of a series of events that form part of the Leeds International Piano Competition, the finals of which take place on Friday and Saturday.
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My Name Is Alfred Hitchcock
My Name Is Alfred Hitchcock
24 Hours in the Past
24 Hours in the Past
The Big Impression
The Big Impression
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