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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The episode with Ross Kemp was originally supposed to be the series opener. According to Ricky Gervais, HBO switched it with the second episode, as Ben Stiller was better known in America. See more »

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Maggie's Boyfriend: [while having sex] Oh, come on love, you're like a dead horse, put a bit of minge round it!
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Featured in An Extras Night In (2010) See more »

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Tea for the Tillerman
Written by Cat Stevens
Performed by Cat Stevens
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Give it a chance, it has all the makings of a potential classic...
25 July 2005 | by See all my reviews

It seems odd that the knives are being sharpened so quickly - one episode and, for some, it's all over bar the lynching. What price comedic success, eh…? Like everybody, I thought The Office was pure comedy gold. The premise was so strong that even the US offering couldn't fail. So, this time up, what has Ricky Gervais got for us? Well, more of the same only different. 'Extras' is in the same mould as The Office, there are those cringe worthy moments that we've all grown to love and expect...but there's a clever twist on the formula. The Gervaise character isn't the butt of all of the jokes this time around. Sure, the scene in the trailer with the crying eastern European reminded one of the fake sacking of Dawn and the scene towards the end at the party with the racial slurs was pure Brent, but more often than not Andy was observer and rye commentator on what was going on around him. This would simply have been beyond David Brent's self obsessed nature.

All in all, 'Extras' has what it takes and I await the next episode with great anticipation.


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