The Persuasionists (2010– )

TV Series  -   -  Comedy
3.9
Your rating:
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 -/10 X  
Ratings: 3.9/10 from 81 users  
Reviews: 3 user | 1 critic

Comedy set in the offices of fictional ad company HHH & H.

0Check in
0Share...

User Lists

Related lists from IMDb users

a list of 18 titles
created 24 May 2012
 
a list of 56 titles
created 05 Jan 2013
 
a list of 230 titles
created 15 Apr 2013
 
list image
a list of 236 titles
created 11 months ago
 

Related Items


Connect with IMDb


Share this Rating

Title: The Persuasionists (2010– )

The Persuasionists (2010– ) on IMDb 3.9/10

Want to share IMDb's rating on your own site? Use the HTML below.

Take The Quiz!

Test your knowledge of The Persuasionists.

Episodes

Seasons


Years



1  
2010  
Learn more

People who liked this also liked... 

Man Stroke Woman (2005–2007)
Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.8/10 X  
Stars: Amanda Abbington, Ben Crompton, Daisy Haggard
Vendetta (2013)
Action | Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.8/10 X  

Special ops interrogation officer Jimmy Vickers tracks down a gang who slaughtered his parents. With police closing in & his old unit on his trail, he has to to evade capture long enough to complete his gruesome crusade.

Director: Stephen Reynolds
Stars: Roxanne McKee, Vincent Regan, Danny Dyer
The Support Group (TV Mini-Series 2013)
Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 -/10 X  
Stars: Thomas Aldridge, Sam Pamphilon, Lewis Reeves
Siblings I (TV Series 2014)
Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.8/10 X  

Siblings living together and the various crazy situations that ensue when they interact with other people.

Stars: Charlotte Ritchie, Tom Stourton, Stella Gonet
The Cricklewood Greats (TV Movie 2012)
Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.2/10 X  

The presenter recalls his boyhood heroes from the Cricklewood film studios,assisted by Tim Dempsey,founder of the Cricklewood Appreciation Society. The studio was established by failed ... See full summary »

Director: Peter Capaldi
Stars: Peter Capaldi, Kelly Adams, Ben Aldridge
Alt (TV Movie 2014)
Director: Ben Caron
Stars: Roxanne McKee, Craig Roberts, Jason Flemyng
The Palace (TV Series 2008)
Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.1/10 X  

A fictional account of a royal family living in England's Buckingham Palace.

Stars: Rupert Evans, Jane Asher, Sophie Winkleman
10 Days to War (TV Series 2008)
Drama | War
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.7/10 X  

A series of eight dramas to mark the fifth anniversary of the invasion of Iraq. Each drama focuses on a real event that happened exactly five years ago to the day.

Stars: Obi Abili, Souhail Altadbach, Josef Altin
The Innocence Project (TV Series 2006)
Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.1/10 X  

The Innocence Project follows a group of bright and ambitious law students. Champion of the underdog and a brilliant teacher, Professor Jon Ford sets up The Innocence Project, peopled ... See full summary »

Stars: Ruth Bradley, Oliver James, Luke Treadaway
Chickens (TV Series 2011)
Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.6/10 X  

Comedy sitcom set in a small English village during the first world war. It follows three young men who are not on the front line, but fighting each other.

Stars: Simon Bird, Joe Thomas, Jonny Sweet
Uncle (TV Series 2013)
Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.9/10 X  

An amateur musician of stunted emotional growth is reluctant to take care of his young nephew, but as his reluctance grows, his other emotions begin to follow to the fore, meaning he may even become a better, more-rounded person.

Stars: Daisy Haggard, Nick Helm, Elliot Speller-Gillott
Lip Service (TV Series 2010)
Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.7/10 X  

Lives, loves & lusts of Lipstick Lesbians in Scotland.

Stars: Fiona Button, Heather Peace, James Anthony Pearson
Edit

Cast

Series cast summary:
...
 Greg Bannister / ... (6 episodes, 2010)
Simon Farnaby ...
 Keaton (6 episodes, 2010)
Iain Lee ...
 Billy Hitchens / ... (6 episodes, 2010)
Jarred Christmas ...
 Clive Johnson / ... (6 episodes, 2010)
...
 Emma (6 episodes, 2010)
...
 Susie (3 episodes, 2010)
Edit

Storyline

Comedy set in the offices of fictional ad company HHH & H.

Plot Summary | Add Synopsis

Genres:

Comedy

Edit

Details

Country:

Language:

Release Date:

13 January 2010 (UK)  »

Company Credits

Show detailed on  »

Technical Specs

Runtime:

Color:

See  »

Frequently Asked Questions

This FAQ is empty. Add the first question.

User Reviews

Its 2010 not 1982
19 January 2010 | by (United Kingdom) – See all my reviews

This is supposed to be the future, where situation comedy has progressed via the long established televisual medium from such writers as Galton and Simpson, John Sullivan, Graham Linehan it seems as a natural progression that what comes after needs to be of this quality or better, otherwise whats the point? You'd think that a sit com about an advertising company is just a lazy opportunistic way of creating easy comedy about ducks in a barrel that any fool can make, I mean how universally loathsome are ad-men, it seems ripe, right? Unfortunately it seems like its written by Johnathan Thake an ad-man devoid of any self consciousness but who seems to have some BBC contacts and likes the "I.t. Crowd". The real travesty here is Adam Buxton, Simon Farnaby, Jarred Christmas and Daisy Haggard, comedy actors who have picked a limp donkey in what could possibly be that end of my career/boredom oh well lets jump on anything horse race. The try hard comic potential so stifled by their lame comedic cliché characters are desperately grasping at straws here for some kind of evocative comedy moment. This is typified in one scene where Buxton's character grasping a beer keg storms a meeting in a misjudged drunken stupor, the Ian Lee character turning to his colleague with what should be a look of "doh, you idiot, what the hell" but due to what could be an inability in comedic delivery or a slip in mask of acting capability can not even hide the look of utter failure which pervades and draws a look of "Oh dear it's all come down to this", or maybe i'm reading too much into this and Ian Lee is actually just rubbish.

In todays world of recession, economic evil and gloom, where ad-men are the throttling hands of evil corporations who worship Satan's ball bag, these cretins need to be ripped another hole with comedic precision and vigour, society demands it. Where is Chris Morris when you need him?


18 of 22 people found this review helpful.  Was this review helpful to you?

Message Boards

Recent Posts
I had a bad feeling about this chrimbow
Funny Adam Buxton vid arcticmonkeys1987
'The Scum Also Rises' scott-allin
Discuss The Persuasionists (2010) on the IMDb message boards »

Contribute to This Page

Create a character page for:
?