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.

Video Clips

Malcolm Tucker wishes GQ a Merry Christmas

Malcolm Tucker wishes GQ Magazine a Merry Christmas: complete with festive insults.

Featuring: Peter Capaldi (Malcolm Tucker).

Contrary Mary

Mary from the Home Office visits DoSAC to talk about the police backlog.

From Series 4, Episode 7. Featuring: Roger Allam (Peter Mannion), Vincent Franklin (Stewart Pearson), Ben Willbond (Adam Kenyon), Geoffrey Streatfeild (Fergus Williams), Sylvestra Le Touzel (Mary Drake).

The Inquiry trailer

The government, the opposition and the civil service all have a lot of questions to answer about the suicide of Mr Tickle...

From Series 4, Episode 6.

Leak Zero trailer

Whilst both the government and opposition scramble for moral high ground, something big is happening. Leak Zero.

From Series 4, Episode 5. Featuring: Peter Capaldi (Malcolm Tucker), Joanna Scanlan (Terri Coverley), Rebecca Front (Nicola Murray), Roger Allam (Peter Mannion), Vincent Franklin (Stewart Pearson), Ben Willbond (Adam Kenyon), Samantha Harrington (Sam).

Deep Doo-Doo

The cast of The Thick of It speak about 'the event' coming up in Series 4 and how they're all in 'deep doo-doo'...

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Featuring: Peter Capaldi (Malcolm Tucker), Joanna Scanlan (Terri Coverley), Rebecca Front (Nicola Murray), Roger Allam (Peter Mannion), Ben Willbond (Adam Kenyon).

Opposition Trailer

The opposition are a bit bored.

From Series 4, Episode 2.