Highest Rated Titles With Armando Iannucci

1. Brass Eye (1997–2001)
Episode: Paedophilia (2001)
28 min | Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 9.3/10 X  

When it was first shown in 2001, this episode galvanised press and public opinion. Chris Morris' satire challenged what he perceived as the hysterical way in which the media treated the issue of paedophilia.

2. Veep (2012– )
Episode: D.C. (2013)
28 min | Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 9/10 X  

(Season Two Finale) With the administration in full crisis mode and Selina's future in doubt, the entire staff goes on frenzied job hunt.

3. Brass Eye (1997–2001)
25 min | Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.9/10 X  

Controversal spoof of current-affairs TV and the role of celebrity in the UK.

4. The Thick of It (2005– )
29 min | Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.8/10 X  

Set in the corridors of power and spin, the Minister for Social Affairs, is continually harassed by Number 10's policy enforcer and dependent on his not-so-reliable team of civil servants.

5. Stewart Lee's Comedy Vehicle (2009– )
Episode: Charity 2 (2011)
Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.8/10 X  
Writers: Sean Gray, Stewart Lee |  Director: Tim Kirkby |  Stars: Stewart Lee, Armando Iannucci
6. Stewart Lee's Comedy Vehicle (2009– )
Episode: London (2011)
Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.8/10 X  
Writers: Sean Gray, Stewart Lee |  Director: Tim Kirkby |  Stars: Stewart Lee, Armando Iannucci
7. I'm Alan Partridge (1997–2002)
29 min | Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.7/10 X  

Alan Partridge a failed television presenter whose previous exploits had featured in the chat-show parody Knowing Me, Knowing You with Alan Partridge, and who is now presenting a programed on local radio in Norwich.

8. The Day Today (1994– )
30 min | Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.7/10 X  

A spoof of the the British style of news broadcasting - including ridiculous stories, patronising vox pops, offensively hard-hitting research and a sports presenter clearly struggling for metaphors.

9. Stewart Lee's Comedy Vehicle (2009– )
Episode: Identity (2011)
Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.7/10 X  
10. Veep (2012– )
Episode: Running (2013)
28 min | Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.7/10 X  

Undeterred by a message that POTUS wants Selina to limit her public appearances, the Veep continues her plans. Dan attempts to play both sides of the Selina/Danny Chung rivalry.

11. Time Trumpet (2011 TV Movie)
Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.6/10 X  

A T.V sketch show set in the future looking back over the beginning of the 21st century, between 2005 and 2030.

14. Veep (2012– )
Episode: First Response (2013)
27 min | Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.6/10 X  

After being prepped for a 'puff piece' interview at the VP residence, Selina is thrown by Janet Ryland's 'gotcha' questions.

15. Veep (2012– )
Episode: Helsinki (2013)
28 min | Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.6/10 X  

Selina and her staff head to Helsinki to finalize a trade agreement, but are worried whether Selina will be received warmly in Europe. Dan calls Mike for advice on charming the press and ... See full summary »

16. Veep (2012– )
Episode: Some New Beginnings (2014)
28 min | Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.6/10 X  

During her book signing tour for her new autobiography "Some New Beginnings", Selena gets some very interesting news. Meanwhile, Mike is getting married, and Amy and Dan fight over a coveted promotion.

17. The Thick of It (2005– )
Episode: Special: Spinners and Losers (2007)
60 min | Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.6/10 X  

Peter Mannion's speech on immigration, leaking the PM's policy, did not have the effect Tucker desired and now the PM is resigning, leaving the way clear for the Nutters and their leader ... See full summary »

19. Stewart Lee's Comedy Vehicle (2009– )
Episode: Toilet Books (2009)
Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.5/10 X  
Writer: Stewart Lee |  Director: Tim Kirkby |  Stars: Stewart Lee, Kevin Eldon, Tara Flynn, Miles Jupp
20. I'm Alan Partridge (1997–2002)
Episode: Watership Alan (1997)
29 min | Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.5/10 X  

After making negative comments about them Alan becomes a hate figure with local farmers. Matters are made worse when he interviews Peter Baxendale-Thomas,the local farmers' union leader and... See full summary »

21. Knowing Me, Knowing You with Alan Partridge (1994–1995)
45 min | Comedy, Talk-Show
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.4/10 X  
23. The Friday Night Armistice (1995–1999)
30 min | Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.4/10 X  
24. Stewart Lee's Comedy Vehicle (2009– )
Episode: Charity (2011)
Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.4/10 X  
25. Veep (2012– )
Episode: Hostages (2013)
27 min | Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.4/10 X  

As a hostage crisis in Uzbekistan heats up, Selina and Secretary of Defense General Maddox have trouble getting on the same page at their joint appearance at the Marine Corps Base at ... See full summary »

26. Knowing Me, Knowing You with Alan Partridge (1994–1995)
Episode: Knowing Me Knowing Yule with Alan Partridge (1995)
46 min | Comedy, Talk-Show
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.4/10 X  

Alan presents a one-off Christmas edition of Knowing Me Knowing You.

27. I'm Alan Partridge (1997–2002)
Episode: Never Say Alan Again (2002)
29 min | Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.4/10 X  

Michael has a new friend, Tex, who likes all things American. Alan is jealous and cancels Michael's invitation to join Alan in watching all the James Bond films. Lynn's new boyfriend, Gordon, warns Alan about his behaviour towards Lynn.

28. Stewart Lee's Comedy Vehicle (2009– )
Episode: Television (2009)
Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.4/10 X  
29. Veep (2012– )
Episode: The Choice (2014)
28 min | Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.4/10 X  

Following POTUS' new stance on abortion, Selina is forced to reconsider hers. Jonah starts a consulting firm outlet called Ryantology. Kent flirts with Sue.

30. The Armando Iannucci Shows (2001– )
Episode: Time Passing (2001)
26 min | Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 -/10 X  
31. Have I Got News for You (1990– )
29 min | Comedy, Game-Show
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.3/10 X  

Hilarious, totally-irreverent, near-slanderous political quiz show, based mainly on news stories from the last week or so, that leaves no party, personality or action unscathed in pursuit ... See full summary »

32. The Armando Iannucci Shows (2001– )
26 min | Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.3/10 X  
33. Anglian Lives: Alan Partridge (2003 TV Movie)
29 min | Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.3/10 X  
34. Mark Lawson Talks to... (2003– )
60 min | Talk-Show
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.3/10 X  

A series in which arts presenter Mark Lawson has a 60-minute in-depth conversation with a notable figure.

35. Add-On Alan... with Alan Partridge (1997 Video)
Short, Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.3/10 X  
36. Veep (2012– )
Episode: Andrew (2013)
28 min | Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.3/10 X  

After an allergic reaction shuts down her budget negotiation with Majority Leader Mary King, Selina moves the talks to Catherine's 21st birthday bash. Meanwhile, Amy and Gary fret over how ... See full summary »

37. Stewart Lee's Comedy Vehicle (2009– )
Episode: Democracy (2011)
Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.3/10 X  
Writers: Sean Gray, Stewart Lee |  Director: Tim Kirkby |  Stars: Stewart Lee, Armando Iannucci
38. The Thick of It (2005– )
Episode: Special: The Rise of the Nutters (2007)
60 min | Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.3/10 X  

With Hugh in Australia and Glenn in Wales, Ollie is left in charge, feeding policies to junior minister Ben Swain. He is one of the 'Nutters', the group keen to take power when the P.M. ... See full summary »

39. Veep (2012– )
Episode: The Vic Allen Dinner (2013)
28 min | Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.3/10 X  

Selina is rankled when the White House releases an unflattering photo of her. Mike and Kent bond over sailing; Jonah gets an executive parking space; Sue has a job interview. Selina takes ... See full summary »

40. I'm Alan Partridge (1997–2002)
Episode: To Kill a Mocking Alan (1997)
29 min | Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.3/10 X  

Alan hosts an Afternoon With... session at the hotel,hoping to win a contract from two visiting Irish television executives. Also present is Jed Maxwell,Alan's biggest fan and,to give the ... See full summary »

42. Time Trumpet (2006– )
Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.2/10 X  

A T.V sketch show set in the future looking back over the beginning of the 21st century, between 2005 and 2030.

44. Veep (2012– )
Episode: Baseball (2012)
26 min | Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.2/10 X  

Selina attends a healthy-eating event at Camden Yards with some grumpy fast-food executives, where she also confides a secret to Amy. Mike holds a press briefing for some local news pals. ... See full summary »

47. Veep (2012– )
Episode: Midterms (2013)
27 min | Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.2/10 X  

Season Two Premiere. Fresh off successful campaign appearances for midterm elections, Selina sees an opportunity to expand her role, but must first curry favor with the president's icy ... See full summary »

48. Veep (2012– )
Episode: Signals (2013)
27 min | Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.2/10 X  

Selina attends a pig roast in North Carolina as part of the president's 'Listen to Rural America' initiative. Dan takes up Pilates to get face time.

49. Veep (2012– )
Episode: Tears (2012)
28 min | Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.2/10 X  

Season One Finale. Selina travels to Ohio to support a gubernatorial candidate who no longer wants her endorsement; the Clean Jobs bill comes back to haunt Dan; Mike and Amy open the floodgates after they play up Selina's tears.

50. The Armando Iannucci Shows (2001– )
Episode: Twats (2001)
26 min | Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.2/10 X