The Thick of It - Series 4
Sunday 4th November 2012
The Thick of It is back. Packed with political double dealing and sharp satire, Armando Iannucci's universally acclaimed forth series is released on DVD by BBC Worldwide Consumer Products on 19th November 2012.
The Thick of It has won a host of awards including the comedy award at The South Bank Show Awards, 2 Royal Television Society Awards, 2 Baftas and a National Television Award plus the series is also nominated for 4 Broadcasting Press Guild Awards taking place this month.
Government embarrassment, ministerial cock-up, coalition rows, backroom deals, policy U-turns, spin-doctoring, political back-stabbing, wild media speculation and more time spent with ones family. It can only be the eagerly-anticipated return of Armando Iannucci's Westminster political comedy.
Rebecca Front and Peter Capaldi reprise their BAFTA-winning roles as Nicola Murray and Malcolm Tucker, now consigned to the opposition benches, but still desperate for power. Roger Allam returns as Peter Mannion, the new Secretary of State for Social Affairs, supported by his team of special advisors and thwarted by his new coalition partners. With Chris Addison, Vincent Franklin, Olivia Poulet, Joanna Scanlan, James Smith, Will Smith, Geoffrey Streatfeild and Ben Willbond.
This multi award winning comedy features a talented ensemble cast. Peter Capaldi is back as spin doctor Malcolm Tucker, Chris Addison stars as Ollie Reeder, James Smith plays Glenn Cullen and Joanna Scanlan is the ineffectual Departmental Press Secretary, Terri Coverley. Roger Allam is also back as Peter Mannion. Amongst the familiar faces is Rebecca Front who stars as new minister Nicola Murray.
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Please note - Disc special features are subject to change, may differ from format to format and/or may differ from region to region.