Spy (I) (2011– )

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Tim is in a custody battle with his ex-wife, when he quits his job. He applies for a job as a civil servant doing data entry, but discovers during the job interview that he has been offered a job as a trainee spy for MI5.

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 Tim (17 episodes, 2011-2012)
Jude Wright ...
 Marcus (17 episodes, 2011-2012)
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 The Examiner (17 episodes, 2011-2012)
Rebekah Staton ...
 Caitlin (17 episodes, 2011-2012)
Mathew Baynton ...
 Chris (16 episodes, 2011-2012)
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 Judith (16 episodes, 2011-2012)
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 Moritz (14 episodes, 2011-2012)
Ellie Hopkins ...
 Justine (14 episodes, 2011-2012)
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 Cohen (13 episodes, 2011-2012)
Joseph H. King ...
 Goldstein (13 episodes, 2011-2012)
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 Philip (11 episodes, 2012)
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 Portis (11 episodes, 2011-2012)
Mia Clifford ...
 Mia (11 episodes, 2012)
Miles Jupp ...
 Owen (9 episodes, 2012)
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 Arthur (9 episodes, 2012)
Frank Kauer ...
 Nick Chin / ... (8 episodes, 2012)
Henry Empson ...
 Oliver (8 episodes, 2012)
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Tim is in a custody battle with his ex-wife, when he quits his job. He applies for a job as a civil servant doing data entry, but discovers during the job interview that he has been offered a job as a trainee spy for MI5.

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Truly Excellent
18 July 2013 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

I really enjoy this show on so many levels. I think the best thing I can say is this- it entertains me, never bores me, it brings me happiness and joy. The actors are all excellent truly gifted.

Sometimes I just want a show that helps to take away an awful day and this show is an excellent escape.

Timing, content, characters all come together to ensure a great time. The shows writing staff must be terribly talented. They never go over the top the "joke" is never overdone or lacking.

The timing is perfect and delivered by actors that seem to just naturally pull it off and get it right every time. No great problems solved, no preaching, no motive except to just do it all perfectly and to the enjoyment of the viewer.


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