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Johnson! Soph! 'Men with ven'! On-set shots from the ninth and last ever series of Peep Show are full of intriguing details

Written by Edward Tew. The Guardian, 23rd September 2015

There's something particularly upsetting about saying goodbye to Mark and Jez from Peep Show, because they're just, sort of, always there, aren't they?

Written by Christopher Hooton. The Independent, 15th September 2015

Robert Webb and David Mitchell have confirmed that Olivia Colman will be returning as Sophie Chapman in the last ever series of Peep Show.

Written by Ann Lee. Metro, 13th September 2015

Creator Sam Bain has been posting behind-the-scenes pictures on his Instagram account - but how much new information can we glean about Mark and Jez?

Written by James Gill. The Radio Times, 18th August 2015

You may think you're a fully functioning human, but everyone has an awkward, disastrous Peep Show side to them...

Written by Kasia Delgado. Radio Times, 1st August 2015

The final series of Peep Show is on its way, and David Mitchell has posted a photo from the show's last ever readthrough. In the photo he is seen with co-star Robert Webb, who plays Jez Usborne, as well as Paterson Joseph (Alan Johnson) and Matt King (Super Hans).

Written by Mayer Nissim. Digital Spy, 17th July 2015

Objective Productions, the producers of the comedy, have confirmed that the company's US division Objective USA "is in negotiations about Peep Show in America" but was unable to comment further.

The Radio Times, 26th June 2015

Discuss masculinity and the roles of gender in Peep Show.

Written by Rob Gilroy. Giggle Beats, 13th June 2015

Olivia Colman has admitted that her parents never loved Peep Show - although they didn't mind the swearing.

What's On TV, 6th June 2015

...But I'd still like to drop in on Mark and Jeremy when they're older.

Written by James Gill. The Radio Times, 3rd February 2015

The Telegraph, 23rd January 2015

You hear TV producers sometimes talking about the importance of having "strong female characters". This is balls, particularly in comedy.

Written by Robert Webb. The New Statesman, 22nd December 2014

The real beauty of Peep Show is the way in which it gradually teaches you more about yourself. Specifically, that you are a socially uncomfortable, neurotic Mark of this world, rather than a feckless, senselessly optimistic Jeremy.

Written by Mary Stringer. Metro, 24th October 2014

Channel 4 will finally wave goodbye to David Mitchell and Robert Webb as Mark Corrigan and Jeremy "Jez" Usbourne with series nine at the end of next year.

Written by Ben Dowell. The Radio Times, 20th October 2014

I have had a Twitter account - @thejohnfleming - since March 2009 but, honestly, I have never got the hang of it. Nonetheless, people follow me - only 2,026 at the moment, but every little helps. Naomi Rohatyn started to follow me last week. Her profile says: "Wildly unsuccessful comedy writer in LA. Aspiring to become wildly unsuccessful comedy writer in London."

Written by John Fleming. John Fleming's Blog, 6th October 2014

While Peep Show is one of the funniest shows you'll ever watch, we can't say we would aim to recreate the lives of its two primary characters, Jez and Mark. However, there are always a few among us who identify with the two eternal housemates in more ways than one. Now, following these simple steps, you too can also make sure you plan a wedding as anticlimactic, miserable and awkward as theirs.

Written by Deborah Cicurel. Metro, 13th September 2014

There's no show better in the world for teaching us stammering Brits how best to live our life than Peep Show.

Written by Deborah Cicurel. Metro, 17th February 2014

Good news for Peep Show fans as Sam Bain, co-writer of the hit Channel 4 comedy, tells he will not kill off Jeremy and Mark.

Written by Ben Dowell. The Radio Times, 27th January 2014

Although Peep Show is coming to an end after the ninth series, David Mitchell has hinted that all is not over yet.

Written by Sam Walker. BBC News, 23rd October 2013

Channel 4 sitcom Peep Show started life as a clip-based offering inspired by animated series Beavis and Butthead, say its creators Sam Bain and Jesse Armstrong.

Written by Paul Jones. The Radio Times, 15th October 2013

David Mitchell has said that even if Peep Show is cancelled after the next series, he hopes there will be a reunion show one day.

Metro, 2nd October 2013

After 10 years and eight series, Peep Show is expected to bow out in 2014 with a final farewell for the world's worst flatmates, Mark and Jeremy. The El Dude Brothers may well be no more.

Written by Alex Fletcher. Digital Spy, 26th September 2013

Peep Show is a decade old this week - and these are the vital life lessons vis a vis doing the washing up the Channel 4 comedy has taught us.

Written by Matt Goddard. The Daily Mirror, 19th September 2013

Michael Hogan looks back over the past decade to see why Peep Show has become the longest-running sitcom in Channel 4's history.

Written by Michael Hogan. The Daily Telegraph, 19th September 2013

After 2010's slightly flabby and directionless seventh series, it was great to see Peep Show get back to its best this year. The storylines were tighter, the writing wittier and the series blessed with pitch-perfect performances from the entire cast. From Jez's meltdown at the psychiatrist's to Mark using a biography of Napoleon as makeshift lavatory paper, Peep Show series 8 was a memorable one even by the show's own high standards.

Tom Cole, Radio Times, 26th December 2012

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