SIR ELT GETS THE BIRD

A-ha! Sir Elt and the TV chat show host join forces. Jurassic Park!...

ELTON JOHN is to duet with STEVE COOGAN’s comedy character ALAN PARTRIDGE at this year’s BRITISH COMEDY AWARDS.

According to the BBC, the pairing will perform a song, the title of which is currently being kept under wraps, before a celebrity audience at the London Television Centre tomorrow evening (December 16).

The awards are an annual event on the comedy industry calendar. This year’s nominations include cast members of BBC sitcom ‘The Royle Family’, Ant and Dec and comedian Graham Norton.