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.

Series 1, Episode 4 - Training

To fend off the increasing staff disillusionment a Training Day has been scheduled. Dawn's engagement to Lee is on the rocks and Tim begins to think that he may at last have a chance with her. In this great episode David hinders the productivity of the training expert and gives the staff some musical inspiration.

Broadcast details

Date
Monday 30th July 2001
Time
9:30pm
Channel
BBC Two
Length
30 minutes

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    Cast & crew

    Regular cast
    Ricky Gervais David Brent
    Martin Freeman Tim Canterbury
    Mackenzie Crook Gareth Keenan
    Lucy Davis Dawn Tinsley
    Oliver Chris Ricky
    Joel Beckett Lee
    Robin Hooper Malcolm
    Ben Bradshaw Ben
    Angela Clerkin Jackie
    Jamie Deeks Jamie
    Jane Lucas Sheila
    Ewen MacIntosh (as Ewan MacIntosh) Keith Bishop
    Emma Manton Emma
    Alexander Perkins Ralph
    Phillip Pickard Phillip
    Sally Bretton Donna
    Guest cast
    Vincent Franklin Rowan
    Richard Hollis Man in Video
    Lucy O'Connel Woman in Video
    Peter Purves Self
    Writing team
    Ricky Gervais Writer
    Stephen Merchant Writer
    Production team
    Ricky Gervais Director
    Stephen Merchant Director
    Ash Atalla Producer
    Anil Gupta Executive Producer
    Jon Plowman Executive Producer
    Nigel Williams Editor
    Julie Harris Production Designer

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