Teachers (2001–2004)

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Comedy drama that follows the exploits of school staff both inside and out of the classroom.

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Series cast summary:
Ursula Holden Gill ...
 Carol Schicklgruber (40 episodes, 2001-2004)
Gillian Bevan ...
 Clare Hunter (40 episodes, 2001-2004)
Lloyd McGuire ...
 Bob Porter / ... (40 episodes, 2001-2004)
Ellen Thomas ...
 Liz Webb (39 episodes, 2001-2004)
Tamzin Malleson ...
 Penny Neville (32 episodes, 2002-2004)
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 Brian Steadman (31 episodes, 2001-2003)
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 Kurt McKenna (31 episodes, 2001-2003)
Vicky Hall ...
 Lindsay Pearce (22 episodes, 2003-2004)
Marsha Leanne Crosby ...
 Kayla (22 episodes, 2002-2004)
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 Simon Casey (20 episodes, 2001-2003)
Jason Boyd ...
 Adam Grint (19 episodes, 2003-2004)
Raquel Cassidy ...
 Susan Gately (18 episodes, 2001-2002)
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 Jenny Paige (18 episodes, 2001-2002)
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Comedy drama that follows the exploits of school staff both inside and out of the classroom.

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Kurt McKenna: [Brian and Kurt attempt to dissuade Simon from going travelling in South America:] Brian, word association: Paris?
Brian Steadman: Croissants.
Kurt McKenna: Spain?
Brian Steadman: Bulls.
Kurt McKenna: South America?
Brian Steadman: Hostage situation.
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The Boy With The Arab Strap
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Top of the class but more Ballykissangel than This Life
23 February 2002 | by (The Republic of Coatbridge) – See all my reviews

Teachers is your own playground years - every dilemma, cock-up and confusion is reflected in the life of the eponymous hero, thoughtless new to the game teacher simon (25 going on 15), who breezes through life wrapped in a cloud of his so-called problems (does his girlfreind have more sexual expereince than him? if doesn't shower will he get an extra 10 minutes in bed?? - lifes a bitch, eh? lol)

Folowing Simon during his first year in teaching, teachers has an easy warm charm carried off by dint of the keystone cops portrayal of simon and his colleagues who are, if possible, even more irresponsible than the kids they are supposed to be educating. Simon's half-baked attempts to graduate to adulthood and his antics at school and home keep the attention and the laughs coming. On a disturbing note though I must confess i found his policewoman girlfriend strangely attractive!

Teachers isn't battleship potemkin but it's elevated above the normal tv fare by good writing, good direction and a fine cast - it took me a few episodes to really tune in it to its wavelength but it's now a never miss.

Ps. a second series is in the post - take a tip and set the video


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