The Increasingly Poor Decisions Of Todd Margaret. Todd Margaret (David Cross). Copyright: RDF Television / Merman.

The Increasingly Poor Decisions Of Todd Margaret

FOX and More4 sitcom. 19 episodes (pilot + 3 series), 2009 - 2016. Stars David Cross, Spike Jonze, Russ Tamblyn, Jon Hamm, Sharon Horgan, Blake Harrison, Will Arnett and others.

Series 1

The Increasingly Poor Decisions Of Todd Margaret. Todd Margaret (David Cross). Copyright: RDF Television / Merman.

1. In Which Claims Are Made And A Journey Ensues

First broadcast: Sunday 14th November 2010

Todd Margaret bluffs his way into an apparently great job opportunity. All he has to do is sell several thousand energy drinks before his boss arrives. Simple. Apart from the fact that he knows nothing about British culture and nothing about sales.

In-depth Guide

The Increasingly Poor Decisions Of Todd Margaret. Image shows from L to R: Pam (Sara Pascoe), Todd Margaret (David Cross). Copyright: RDF Television / Merman.

2. A Plan Is Hatched And A Date Is Not A Date

First broadcast: Sunday 21st November 2010

American Todd Margaret continues to bluff his way through his challenging new job and his boss Brent Wilts turns up the heat on Todd to sell the new Korean energy drink - ThunderMuscle. So Todd hatches a plan to crack the British retail market, but he must leave the execution to Dave as he's got a date with Alice.

Details

The Increasingly Poor Decisions Of Todd Margaret. Image shows from L to R: Todd Margaret (David Cross), Alice Bell (Sharon Horgan). Copyright: RDF Television / Merman.

3. The Snooker Player, The Black Canadian, The Turkish Terrorist And The Peanut

First broadcast: Sunday 28th November 2010

Todd decides to launch ThunderMuscle with an advertising campaign featuring a celebrity endorsement. Meanwhile, Todd's relationship with Alice goes to the next level, with dinner at her flat.

Details

The Increasingly Poor Decisions Of Todd Margaret. Copyright: RDF Television / Merman.

4. In Which Brent Wilts Arrives And Things Take A Turn For The Worse

First broadcast: Sunday 5th December 2010

Wilts arrives in London demanding the money from all Todd's ThunderMuscle sales, while Todd oversees the filming of his commercial and finally seems to make a breakthrough.

Details

The Increasingly Poor Decisions Of Todd Margaret. Image shows from L to R: Todd Margaret (David Cross), Brent Wilts (Will Arnett). Copyright: RDF Television / Merman.

5. Where Todd And Brent Misjudge The Mood Of A Solemn Day

First broadcast: Sunday 12th December 2010

With Wilts now maniacally demanding results, Todd finally seizes the initiative with a publicity stunt guaranteed to get Britain talking about Thunder Muscle. Meanwhile, Doug embarks on an investigation into Brent's past.

Details

The Increasingly Poor Decisions Of Todd Margaret. Image shows from L to R: Todd Margaret (David Cross), Police Officer (Dominic Coleman). Copyright: RDF Television / Merman.

6. What Can Only Be Considered A Dreadful Day For Todd

First broadcast: Sunday 19th December 2010

Todd's world is falling apart - so he makes a final bid for Alice's affections with a spectacularly risky lie. But the various calamities Todd has embroiled himself in are starting to close in.

Details

Buy Series 1

The Increasingly Poor Decisions Of Todd Margaret

The Increasingly Poor Decisions Of Todd Margaret DVD

Release date: Monday 24th September 2012

American Todd Margaret bluffs his way into an apparently great job opportunity, heading up the sales team in his employer's London Office. All he has to do is sell several thousand energy drinks before his boss arrives. Simple. Apart from the fact that he knows nothing about British culture and...

Details