The Persuasionists. Image shows from L to R: Billy Hitchens (Iain Lee), Emma (Daisy Haggard), Clive Johnson (Jarred Christmas), Greg Bannister (Adam Buxton), Keaton (Simon Farnaby). Copyright: Bwark Productions.

The Persuasionists

BBC Two and BBC Three sitcom set in an advertising agency. 7 episodes (pilot + 1 series), 2007 - 2010. Stars Adam Buxton, Simon Farnaby, Iain Lee, Jarred Christmas and Daisy Haggard.


1. The Scum Also Rises

First broadcast: Friday 30th March 2007

Working for wealthy and successful ad agency HHH&H, Billy is a cool creative who has decided that despite all the awards, he simply can't write another ad.

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