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The IT Crowd. Image shows from L to R: Roy (Chris O'Dowd), Jen (Katherine Parkinson), Moss (Richard Ayoade), Douglas Reynholm (Matt Berry). Copyright: TalkbackThames.

The IT Crowd

Channel 4 sitcom. 25 episodes (4 series), 2006 - 2013. Stars Chris O'Dowd, Richard Ayoade, Katherine Parkinson, Chris Morris and Matt Berry.

Press Clippings

Only Fools and Horses USA - and other failed TV remakes

Ricky Gervais managed it with The Office, but - from The IT Crowd to Luther - which other Brit TV exports weren't so lucky?

Jack Seale, The Guardian, 4th April 2017

The 10 funniest IT Crowd episodes

We all want to throw our computers in the trash at some point in our lives. The IT Crowd, a British sitcom that centers on the basement dwellers of a corporate IT Department, feels your pain.

Emily Reily, Paste Magazine, 21st February 2017

Mrs Brown's Boys named best sitcom since 2000

Mrs Brown's Boys has come top of the Radio Times poll to name the best British TV sitcom broadcast since the year 2000.

British Comedy Guide, 22nd August 2016

Radio Times launches a poll to name the best sitcom since 2000

Radio Times has launched a poll to name the best British TV sitcom broadcast since the year 2000. There are 40 shows in the shortlist.

British Comedy Guide, 19th July 2016

Why studio laughter has no place in modern sitcoms

From Friends to Father Ted, some of the greatest sitcoms of all time have had laughter included on the soundtrack. But audiences have grown more sophisticated - and TV needs to follow their lead.

Sam Wollaston, The Guardian, 29th June 2016

Top 10 episodes of 'The IT Crowd'

Ten years since The IT Crowd began, we've picked out our ten all-time favourite episodes of Channel 4's sitcom.

Sophie Davies, Cult Box, 21st March 2016

What are the cast of 'The IT Crowd' doing now?

A whole decade after Jen first ventured down to the basement of Reynholm Industries, let's take a look at what the talented cast of The IT Crowd are doing now...

Sophie Davies, Cult Box, 10th March 2016

10 memorable bits from The IT Crowd

When I read that Channel 4's The IT Crowd debuted ten years ago this week, I thought, "Great! This will be a fun and easy topic to write about." As a dedicated fan of this slightly surreal, smart and sometimes slapsticky sitcom, I wouldn't need to do any research. In fact, I could talk about Jen Barber (Katherine Parkinson), Maurice Moss (Richard Ayoade) and Roy Trenneman (Chris O'Dowd), the staffers of Reynholm Industries' subterranean IT department, ad nauseam. Easy peasy, right? Not at all!

Carmen Croghan, Everything I Know About The UK..., 6th February 2016

10 people you almost didn't recognise in The IT Crowd

Happy 10th birthday, IT Crowd! Do you remember these actors appearing in Graham Linehan's geeky sitcom?

Anglonerd, 3rd February 2016

Graham Linehan on how IT Crowd found its giggles

On its ten-year anniversary, Graham Linehan and the cast discuss the impact of The IT Crowd (including the controversial American version).

Eamonn Forde, The Big Issue, 1st February 2016

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