Steve Coogan and Rob Brydon are both comedic actors and play fictionalized versions of themselves in this midlife agnst comedy. When Steve's girlfriend leaves him, he is left scrambling to find a buddy to join him on a restaurant tour of Northern England. Steve makes it clear Rob is his last choice. Rob has a wife, baby and is known for his various voices like "small man in a box" but not the top billing roles Steve has captured. While Steve appears to be the more successful of the two, the trip reveals the truth.