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The Speech 

Annoyed by the fact that Jen has inexplicably been declared the Employee of the Month, Moss and Roy play a prank on her to expose her ignorance about the Internet. Douglas and a hot newswoman with a secret past fall madly in love.

Director:

Graham Linehan

Writer:

Graham Linehan
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Cast

Episode complete credited cast:
Chris O'Dowd ... Roy Trenneman
Richard Ayoade ... Maurice Moss
Katherine Parkinson ... Jen Barber
Matt Berry ... Douglas Reynholm
Lucy Montgomery ... April
Tom Binns Tom Binns ... Nolan
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Storyline

Jen has to give a speech when she is named the employee of the month so Moss and Roy give her the Internet in a box to use as a visual aid. Meanwhile, Douglas begins a wild love affair with a reporter who is interviewing him and she used to not be a beautiful woman. Written by David Foss

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Genres:

Comedy

Certificate:

TV-14 | See all certifications »
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Trivia

When Douglas is interviewed and asked why he likes Churchill, he says "I just like the way he goes, 'Ah, yes. Ah, yes'". This is a reference to the Churchill insurance commercials, which feature a talking bulldog bobblehead for a mascot. See more »

Quotes

Douglas: Well, I'm the boss... Head Honcho. El Numero Uno. Mr. Big. The Godfather. Lord of the Rings. The Bourne... Identity. Er... Taxi Driver. Jaws. I forgot the question quite a while back. Who are you, again?
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Connections

References Taxi Driver (1976) See more »

Soundtracks

Ode to a Trio
(uncredited)
Composed and Performed by Marian McPartland
KPM Music Ltd
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Funny
22 June 2020 | by bevo-13678See all my reviews

I like the bit where they all thought the box was the internet


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Country:

UK

Language:

English

Release Date:

12 December 2008 (UK) See more »

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Color:

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