The Thick Of It. Image shows from L to R: Oliver Reeder (Chris Addison), Terri Coverley (Joanna Scanlan), Nicola Murray (Rebecca Front), Glenn Cullen (James Smith), Malcolm Tucker (Peter Capaldi). Copyright: BBC.

The Thick Of It

BBC Two and BBC Four sitcom about political spin. 23 episodes (4 series), 2005 - 2012. Stars Peter Capaldi, Chris Addison, James Smith, Joanna Scanlan and others.

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Definitive guide to British comedy since Fawlty Towers

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Devon Ivie, Vulture, 21st November 2018

The Thick Of It and why I'm not sick of it

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Luke Gardiner, The Boar, 24th October 2018

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Joe Sommerlad, The Independent, 6th September 2018

The Best Politically-Powered Comedies

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BBC, 1st September 2018

20 of Malcolm Tucker's most cutting insults

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Alex Nelson, i Newspaper, 27th October 2017

Armando Iannucci talks Alan Partridge & Malcolm Tucker

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Ellie Price, BBC, 20th October 2017

Only Fools and Horses USA - and other failed TV remakes

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Jack Seale, The Guardian, 4th April 2017

Fawlty Towers named comedians' favourite sitcom

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British Comedy Guide, 4th January 2017

Peter Capaldi rules out return to Thick Of It role

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Brian Ferguson, The Scotsman, 8th November 2016

Scanlan has asked Iannucci to write a Brexit special

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Hanna Flint, Metro, 6th September 2016