Andy Millman is an actor with ambition and a script. Reduced to working as an extra with a useless agent, Andy's attempts to boost his career invariably end in failure and embarrassment.
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Complete series cast summary:
...  Andy Millman 13 episodes, 2005-2007
...  Maggie Jacobs 13 episodes, 2005-2007
...  Darren Lamb 11 episodes, 2005-2007
...  Barry / ... 10 episodes, 2005-2007
...  Greg / ... 7 episodes, 2005-2007
Sarah Moyle ...  Kimberley 6 episodes, 2006-2007
...  Gobbler 6 episodes, 2006-2007
Jamie Chapman ...  Brains 6 episodes, 2006-2007
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Andy Millman is an actor with ambition and a script. Reduced to working as an extra with a useless agent, Andy's attempts to boost his career invariably end in failure and embarrassment.

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Meet Darren Lamb, agent. Don't let the glasses fool you; he really is quite useless at his job. (season 1) See more »

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Damon Beesley and Iain Morris are the names of two real British producers, both of whom worked on projects such as Jimmy Carr: Stand Up (2005) and The Inbetweeners (2008). See more »

Quotes

Andy Millman: What's happening with my script?
Darren Lamb: What script?
Andy Millman: [rolls eyes] The script I gave you two months ago.
Darren Lamb: Is it funny?
Andy Millman: You haven't read it?
Darren Lamb: What's it called?
Andy Millman: "When the Whistle Blows".
Darren Lamb: [writing] "When the W Blows".
Andy Millman: Don't just write "W" you'll forget what the W stands for.
Darren Lamb: "When the Wind Blows".
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Referenced in Conan: Wow! You DO Care About These Episode Titles. (2011) See more »

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Tea for the Tillerman
Written by Cat Stevens
Performed by Cat Stevens
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Why do people insist on comparing this with The Office??????
29 July 2005 | by See all my reviews

Almost every review I have read on here today contains the words "The Office." Why can people not offer their thoughts on the quality of this programme as a stand alone piece? Ricky Gervais plays a different guy in completely different surroundings. He is limited as an actor (by his own admission) which is why some people have commented that it feels like they are watching David Brent. Gervais does not have the range to bring a completely new character to the screen and in effect plays variations of himself. It has a brand new cast supplemented by guest stars parodying themselves. Hats off to Ross Kemp last night, although Vinnie Jones stunk up the place a bit during his scene. This is a great concept which has been well written (so far) and I'm sure will grow into a firm favourite with regular viewers. Please give this a chance, it could be another classic.


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