* ActorAllusion: Taken almost to RecursiveReality levels. Steve Coogan, who played Tony Wilson, based his comedy character [[Series/ImAlanPartridge Alan Partridge]] partly on Tony Wilson, and there are notable similarities between how the characters are presented.
* ProductionPosse: Steve Coogan would go on (as of 2015) to appear in four more Michael Winterbottom films, ''TristramShandy'', ''The Trip'', ''The Look Of Love'', and ''The Trip To Italy''. Shirley Henderson (who plays Tony Wilson's wife) had appreared previously in ''Wonderland'' and would later appear in ''Shandy'', ''Everyday'', and ''The Look Of Love''.
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