Mike Bassett: Interim Manager

A project in London, UK by Steve Barron

Cancelled by Creator

Mike Bassett is back! Ricky Tomlinson reprises his role as Mike Bassett in the sequel to Steve Barron's Mike Bassett: England Manager.
Backers: 666
Average Pledge Per Backer: £205

Funded: £136,571 of £250,000
Dates: Oct 12th -> Nov 21st (41 days)
Project By: Steve Barron
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November 20th - via: kickstarter.com
Hi Bassett Backers, Wanted to share some exciting news with you. Like the man himself, Mike Bassett: Interim Manager is moving clubs! Thanks to all your donations, we've raised a whopping £136,571 in a month. This makes us the third most popular UK... (Read More)

Final Stretch!

November 17th - via: kickstarter.com
This is it guys! We are in the final stretch! Let's make sure Mike Bassett: Interim Manager gets made.Our campaign ends on Friday and we are halfway to our target. That seems like we have a lot to raise in a very short space of time (and we do), but... (Read More)

The Football Manager team pick Mike Bassett's Top 5 moments!

November 14th - via: kickstarter.com
The Football Manager team over at Sports Interactive let us know their top five Mike Bassett moments from the original movie, and we have the video list right here! - If you're new to Mike Bassett, or we just re-acquainted you with some classic... (Read More)

Mike Bassett returns: Watch cult hero England boss return in new trailer

November 10th - via: mirror.co.uk
He fought back from a Mexican destruction to lead England to the World Cup semi-finals and now Mike Bassett gets another shot with the Three Lions (Read More)

Introducing the Teaser Trailer and an incredible new Football Manager reward!

November 6th - via: kickstarter.com
We've got a fantastic update to chase away those Monday blues! The first teaser trailer for Mike Bassett: Interim Manager, directed by Steve Barron for the Kickstarter campaign, is now live. That's not all though, as we also have an incredible... (Read More)

Hear Steve Barron talk Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles and Mike Bassett!

November 6th - via: kickstarter.com
Steve caught up with the guys over at Flickering Myth for a special podcast, where he discusses two of his most popular films: Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles, and of course Mike Bassett.Here is the description from Flickering Myth: "Steve Barron,... (Read More)

Robbie Savage interviews Mike Bassett

November 3rd - via: kickstarter.com
Did you see the game this Saturday? If not, you may have missed BT Sports pundit Robbie Savage having a chat with Mike. Have no fear though if you did miss it, as we have the full interview here! Now as Mike is in Australia currently managing the... (Read More)

Mike Bassett Fans unite at the World Cup!

October 27th - via: kickstarter.com
We always knew that Mike Bassett has a big following (the success so far of this Kickstarter campaign proves it), but we are always surprised by just how much people have done to keep the character alive.  One example of this is the Mike Bassett... (Read More)

Want to get your company/brand in the movie?

October 23rd - via: kickstarter.com
We were thinking about what else we could offer as rewards to backers, and suddenly had a thought; we are making a football movie, and in quite a few scenes we will have pitch side hoarding featured heavily (those boards around a football pitch that... (Read More)

We've hit £50,000!

October 20th - via: kickstarter.com
You'll need an HTML5 capable browser to see this content. Play 00:00 00:00  We've reached £50,000!A nice little message from Mike there, who is currently in Australia managing Hyundai A League side - the Wollamaloo Wombats! Yes, we have reached... (Read More)

Become an Associate Producer on Mike Bassett: Interim Manager!

October 16th - via: kickstarter.com
After a brilliant first few days, we quickly ran out of all our speaking roles! Based on this, we did not want to offer more, as we felt this may weaken the experience for those who have already purchased that very exclusive reward.  So we decided... (Read More)

Fans of film Mike Bassett: England Manager can appear in the sequel for £5,000!

October 13th - via: dailymail.co.uk
Supporters of the popular football film Mike Bassett: England Manager have been given the opportunity to have a speaking part in the sequel for £5,000. (Read More)

Mike Bassett: Interim Manager: Bumbling England manager returns to the silver screen - and needs your help with Kickstarter campaign

October 13th - via: independent.co.uk
522 PRINT A A A "Ladies and gentleman. England will be playing Four-Four-F******-Two." Those were the famous words of one of England's most successful managers, the only man, bar Sir Alf Ramsey and Sir Bobby Robson, to lead the Three Lions to a World Cup semi-final in their miserable history. (Read More)

Ricky Tomlinson 'wants Steven Gerrard, Jamie Carragher and Wayne Rooney' for new Mike Bassett film

October 13th - via: mirror.co.uk
Royle Family star also said he’d welcome England manager Roy Hodgson on screen - if he was prepared to be Mike’s understudy (Read More)

Thank you!

October 12th - via: kickstarter.com
You'll need an HTML5 capable browser to see this content. Play 00:00 00:00 Ricky was busy today at the BBC studios, recording more interviews for the campaign! So look out for that in the next few days, but he was able to record this short message... (Read More)

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