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The Office. David Brent (Ricky Gervais).

The Office (2001)

BBC Two sitcom about a bad manager. 14 episodes (2 series), 2001 - 2003. Stars Ricky Gervais, Martin Freeman, Mackenzie Crook, Lucy Davis and others.

The Office. Image shows from L to R: Gareth Keenan (Mackenzie Crook), David Brent (Ricky Gervais). Copyright: BBC.

Series 1 (2001)

The Slough office of paper merchants Wernham Hogg is going through a turbulent spell as jobs are being axed. Manager David Brent does his best to improve morale, which unsurprisingly does anything but improve the situation.

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The Office. Image shows from L to R: David Brent (Ricky Gervais), Gareth Keenan (Mackenzie Crook), Tim Canterbury (Martin Freeman). Copyright: BBC.

Series 2 (2002)

As Wernham Hogg's Slough and Swindon branches of are merged, Brent must now take orders from Neil. It's a shock to no-one that Brent doesn't take his orders very well, and it's not long before his job is at risk.

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