The Thick of It (2005–2012)
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As press secretary Terri piles more departmental press releases on Hugh's desk, hard-hitting journalist Simon Hewitt publicly denounces his ability and Tucker is aghast to find out how ... See full summary »

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As press secretary Terri piles more departmental press releases on Hugh's desk, hard-hitting journalist Simon Hewitt publicly denounces his ability and Tucker is aghast to find out how ignorant Hugh is of popular culture, providing him with an idiot's guide tape. Ollie decides there should be a focus group and that they should be guided by a representative of middle England - Mary. Hugh is charmed by her. Tucker is wary and determined to get one over on Hewitt. Written by don @ minifie-1

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Malcolm Tucker: [shouting at Mary, the focus-group actress] You just want to think about what is gonna happen tomorrow!
Hugh Abbott: Because tomorrow, you are gonna find the press all over you.
Mary: In a good way?
Hugh Abbott: No, not in a good way!
Malcolm Tucker: You know that film Notting Hill, have you seen that?
Glenn Cullen: She's probably fucking in it!
Malcolm Tucker: You know the bit when the guy opens the door and there's like millions of journalists and hacks and photographers and all flash bulbs going off? In four hours time that's gonna be you, they're gonna be all over you...
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