Peep Show. Image shows from L to R: Mark Corrigan (David Mitchell), Jeremy Usbourne (Robert Webb). Copyright: Objective Productions.

Peep Show

Channel 4 sitcom about two guys. 54 episodes (9 series), 2003 - 2015. Stars Robert Webb, David Mitchell, Olivia Colman, Matt King and others.

Series 1, Episode 2 - The Interview

Mark decides that Jeremy needs a job, because he is behind with his rent, so he gets him a job application for JLB Finance. Mark then goes to work to carry on his flirtation with Sophie via post-it notes cartoons.

Further details

That evening Mark makes a kak-handed phone call to Sophie. Jeremy turns up for his interview and tries to come across as an 'unemployable freak' which helps him achieve his aim of not getting the job.

Mark experiences further awkwardness with Sophie having to disown the previous night's phone call saying that Jeremy sometimes makes him say things 'with a breadknife'.

Broadcast details

Friday 26th September 2003
Channel 4
30 minutes


    Cast & crew

    Regular cast
    Robert Webb Jeremy Usbourne
    David Mitchell Mark Corrigan
    Olivia Colman Sophie Chapman
    Matt King Super Hans
    Neil Fitzmaurice Jeff Heaney
    Elizabeth Marmur Toni
    Guest cast
    Nat Jenkins Actor
    Sandy Walsh Actor
    Writing team
    Jesse Armstrong Writer
    Sam Bain Writer
    David Mitchell Writer (Additional Material)
    Robert Webb Writer (Additional Material)
    John Finnemore Writer (Additional Material)
    Production team
    Jeremy Wooding Director
    Phil Clarke Producer
    Andrew O'Connor Executive Producer
    Jesse Armstrong Associate Producer
    Sam Bain Associate Producer
    Lucien Clayton Editor
    Stefan Stuckert Editor
    Jeff Sherriff Production Designer
    Daniel Pemberton Composer
    Jonathan Whitehead Composer

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