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Seasons:
1 | 2
Release Date:
2009 (UK) See more »
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Plot:
Reggie Perrin has a cushy job as head of innovation in a men's body care products firm, but philosophically hates meaningless office life... See more »
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Reggie is back and although everything is familiar, it is set in the modern day rather than in the 1970s. See more (15 total) »

Cast

 (Series Cast Summary - 13 of 17)

Martin Clunes ... Reggie (12 episodes, 2009-2010)
Fay Ripley ... Nicola (12 episodes, 2009-2010)

Lucy Liemann ... Jasmine (12 episodes, 2009-2010)
Jim Howick ... Anthony (12 episodes, 2009-2010)
Kerry Howard ... Vicky (12 episodes, 2009-2010)
Nick Mohammed ... Steve (12 episodes, 2009-2010)
Geoffrey Whitehead ... William (11 episodes, 2009-2010)
Susan Earl ... Sue / ... (11 episodes, 2009-2010)

Neil Stuke ... Chris (10 episodes, 2009-2010)
Wendy Craig ... Marion (10 episodes, 2009-2010)

Christian Wolf-La'Moy ... Upper Class Gentleman on Train / ... (6 episodes, 2009)

Alexander Armstrong ... David (5 episodes, 2010)

Colin McFarlane ... Mr. Fox (5 episodes, 2010)
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Series Directed by
Tristram Shapeero (6 episodes, 2009)
Dominic Brigstocke (6 episodes, 2010)
 
Series Writing credits
David Nobbs (12 episodes, 2009-2010)
Simon Nye (12 episodes, 2009-2010)

Series Produced by
Philip Clarke .... executive producer (12 episodes, 2009-2010)
Ben Farrell .... producer / series producer (12 episodes, 2009-2010)
Charlie Hanson .... producer (6 episodes, 2009)
Jo Hunter .... line producer (6 episodes, 2009)
Andrew O'Connor .... executive producer (6 episodes, 2009)
Letitia Knight .... line producer (6 episodes, 2010)
Andrew Newman .... executive producer (6 episodes, 2010)
 
Series Original Music by
Jonathan Whitehead (6 episodes, 2009)
Mark Thomas (6 episodes, 2010)
 
Series Cinematography by
Martin Hawkins (7 episodes, 2009-2010)
 
Series Film Editing by
Chris Beeson (12 episodes, 2009-2010)
 
Series Casting by
Sally Broome (5 episodes, 2009)
 
Series Production Design by
Julie Harris (6 episodes, 2009)
Jeff Sherriff (6 episodes, 2010)
 
Series Art Direction by
Emma Lovell (6 episodes, 2009)
Jo Riddell (6 episodes, 2009)
 
Series Costume Design by
Helen Woolfenden (12 episodes, 2009-2010)
 
Series Makeup Department
Issy Webley .... hair & make up designer / makeup artist (12 episodes, 2009-2010)
Kay Bilk .... makeup artist (6 episodes, 2009)
Jean Speak .... hair designer / makeup designer / ... (6 episodes, 2009)
Ann Fenton .... makeup artist (6 episodes, 2010)
Pippa Hindle .... makeup artist (6 episodes, 2010)
 
Series Second Unit Director or Assistant Director
Adam Byfield .... first assistant director (6 episodes, 2009)
Renay De Pear .... third assistant director (6 episodes, 2009)
Jon Jennings .... second assistant director (6 episodes, 2009)
Ben Glickman .... first assistant director (6 episodes, 2010)
Ian Hughes .... third assistant director (6 episodes, 2010)
Adam Morris .... second assistant director (6 episodes, 2010)
 
Series Art Department
Barry Gingell .... digital props (6 episodes, 2009)
Claire Nia Richards .... props buyer (6 episodes, 2009)
Alan Shaw .... property master (6 episodes, 2009)
Daniel Wharton .... stand-by props (6 episodes, 2009)
David Crewdson .... stand-by props (6 episodes, 2010)
Mo Holden .... prop buyer (6 episodes, 2010)
Simon Johnson .... standby props / stand-by props (6 episodes, 2010)
Emma Petrie .... stand-by props (6 episodes, 2010)
Andie Vining .... property master (6 episodes, 2010)
Jon Wingrove .... storeman (6 episodes, 2010)
 
Series Sound Department
Leigh Crisp .... sound recordist (9 episodes, 2009-2010)
Tom Harrison .... boom operator (9 episodes, 2009-2010)
Keith Mayes .... sound supervisor (9 episodes, 2009-2010)
Peter Gates .... dubbing mixer (6 episodes, 2010)
 
Series Special Effects by
Simon Rowling .... special effects crew (2 episodes, 2010)
 
Series Stunts
Sarah Franzl .... stunt coordinator (4 episodes, 2009)
Curtis Rivers .... stunts (2 episodes, 2010)
 
Series Camera and Electrical Department
Graham Banks .... electrician / genny operator (12 episodes, 2009-2010)
Martin Blinko .... focus puller (12 episodes, 2009-2010)
Louise Edmunds .... camera assistant / focus puller (12 episodes, 2009-2010)
Clive Sait .... gaffer / lighting gaffer (12 episodes, 2009-2010)
Alan Tabner .... grip (12 episodes, 2009-2010)
Tony Keene .... camera supervisor (6 episodes, 2009)
Paul Messett .... electrician (6 episodes, 2009)
Matt Try .... electrician (6 episodes, 2009)
Paul Barlow .... best boy (6 episodes, 2010)
Jonathan Tanner .... electrician (6 episodes, 2010)
Chas Watts .... camera supervisor (6 episodes, 2010)
Martin Hawkins .... lighting director (5 episodes, 2009)
 
Series Casting Department
Sally Broome .... original casting (6 episodes, 2010)
Catherine Willis .... additional casting (6 episodes, 2010)
 
Series Costume and Wardrobe Department
Rebecca Grint .... wardrobe supervisor (6 episodes, 2009)
Maria Pemberton .... wardrobe supervisor (6 episodes, 2009)
Marco de Magalhães .... costume supervisor (6 episodes, 2010)
 
Series Editorial Department
Barbara Hicks .... vision mixer (6 episodes, 2009)
Jim Hogan .... colorist (6 episodes, 2009)
Ross Baker .... colorist (6 episodes, 2010)
Patrick Thornton .... assistant editor (6 episodes, 2010)
Carol Abbott .... vision mixer (3 episodes, 2010)
 
Series Music Department
Ronnie Hazlehurst .... composer: theme music (12 episodes, 2009-2010)
 
Series Other crew
Jenny Hay .... production executive (12 episodes, 2009-2010)
Tim Mannion .... assistant floor manager / floor manager (12 episodes, 2009-2010)
Debi Roach .... head of production (12 episodes, 2009-2010)
Chrissie Bibby .... script supervisor (6 episodes, 2009)
Kelly Duffell .... production coordinator (6 episodes, 2009)
Lucy Fewell .... stage manager (6 episodes, 2009)
Lucy Gray .... production secretary (6 episodes, 2009)
Sam Hooper .... location manager (6 episodes, 2009)
Michael Jelves .... floor manager (6 episodes, 2009)
Julia Morpeth .... location manager (6 episodes, 2009)
Suzanne Baron .... script supervisor (6 episodes, 2010)
Tom Cross .... production staff (6 episodes, 2010)
Sarah Daman .... stage manager (6 episodes, 2010)
Patrick Gillespie .... production team (6 episodes, 2010)
Keiran Mahon .... production team / production assistant / ... (6 episodes, 2010)
Ben Mangham .... location manager (6 episodes, 2010)
Debbie Shephard .... production secretary (6 episodes, 2010)
Anna Symons .... publicist (6 episodes, 2010)
Simon Wilson .... BBC executive (6 episodes, 2010)
Matthew Soden .... production runner (5 episodes, 2009)
Anna Heighway .... floor manager (4 episodes, 2010)
Claire Grossmith .... floor manager (2 episodes, 2010)
 

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Runtime:
30 min
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Certification:
Australia:PG (some episodes) | Australia:M (some episodes)

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The series was taped in front of a studio audience.See more »
Quotes:
Reggie Perrin:That's the trouble with living for the moment. Buggers up the next moment.See more »
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7 out of 11 people found the following review useful.
Reggie is back and although everything is familiar, it is set in the modern day rather than in the 1970s., 24 April 2009
Author: DVD Dave from United Kingdom

I was very surprised when I discovered that Reggie Perrin was to be remade, but relieved when I saw that David Nobbs (original author) was co-writing it with Symon Nye (Men Behaving Badly).

Reggie is still having a mid-life crisis and he's still an executive in similar environment (men's grooming products instead of food desserts), and a lot of other characters have been replaced by characters with similar traits and it's all brought up to date with his irritation of the silent commuters, but this time not through the old reasons, but because of omnipresent mobile phones, iPods isolating people and laptops on peoples knees on trains keeping them from interacting with their fellow passengers.

I would like to give this 10 / 10 but because of the original being a perfect 10 in my eyes I am giving it a 9 / 10. Having said this, Martin Clunes is a perfect actor to play Reggie, although a few other character choices seem odd, i.e. Neil Stuke (Game On) as CJ's equivalent character, even though he's not called CJ, but still Reggie's surprisingly 'younger' boss.

This review was written after watching episode 1 (of 6) and expect the remainder of the series to be as good or get even better considering those involved.

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