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Archer 

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Covert black ops and espionage take a back seat to zany personalities and relationships between secret agents and drones.

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Adam Reed
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Archer is convinced a mysterious object is causing the crew to act strangely.


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A voyage home gets interrupted by an alien battle cruiser carrying precious cargo.


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Top Rated TV #104 | Won 2 Primetime Emmys. Another 10 wins & 51 nominations. See more awards »

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Cast

Series cast summary:
H. Jon Benjamin ...  Sterling Archer / ... 111 episodes, 2009-2019
Judy Greer ...  Cheryl Tunt / ... 111 episodes, 2009-2019
Amber Nash ...  Pam Poovey 111 episodes, 2009-2019
Chris Parnell ...  Cyril Figgis / ... 111 episodes, 2009-2019
Aisha Tyler ...  Lana Kane / ... 111 episodes, 2009-2019
Jessica Walter ...  Malory Archer / ... 111 episodes, 2009-2019
Adam Reed ...  Ray Gillette / ... 99 episodes, 2010-2019
Lucky Yates ...  Doctor Krieger / ... 95 episodes, 2010-2019
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Storyline

At an international spy agency, global crises are merely opportunities for its highly trained employees to confuse, undermine, betray and royally screw each other. At the center of it all is suave master spy Sterling Archer, whose less-than-masculine code name is "Duchess." Archer works with his domineering mother Malory, who also is his boss. He also has to deal with his ex-girlfriend, Agent Lana Kane and her new boyfriend, comptroller Cyril Figgis, as well as Malory's lovesick secretary, Cheryl. Written by Anonymous

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Taglines:

Sex. Drugs. Espionage. Animation. (seasons 5 & 6) See more »


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Official Sites:

FX Networks

Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

17 September 2009 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Archer Vice See more »

Filming Locations:

Atlanta, Georgia, USA See more »

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Sound Mix:

Stereo

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

1.78 : 1
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Trivia

In addition to the blueprints for Vulture from Salvage 1 (1979) and Airwolf from Airwolf (1984), the opening credits also show a drawing of the Black Beauty from The Green Hornet (1966). See more »

Goofs

In "El Secuestro" (Season 2), Brett's voice match on the call with the kidnappers shows his full name as "Brett Buckley." In "White Elephant"(Season 5), Brett's last name is stated by the FBI as "Bunson," causing Archer to remember the Muppet character Bunsen Honeydew. See more »

Quotes

Sterling Archer: Great you killed a black astronaut Cyril, that's like killing a unicorn!
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User Reviews

 
What an absolute treat.
9 February 2010 | by Marinerman1979See all my reviews

This show caught me off guard. I dismissed it without giving it a chance at first, but then went ahead and watched it on demand. I am sure glad that I did. Archer is an over the top raunchy fest based on the doings of a supposed spy firm. You have Sterling, an insecure guy who thinks very little, does very many, and says just enough to keep us laughing...mainly because he is so stupid. You have Malory, an unhappy boss who loves an enemy, hates being Sterling's mom at times, and has shown more than once to be off her rocker. You then have Lana(L-a-n-a), Sterling's Ex who isn't over Sterling. She is also a no nonsense, ass whipping babe. This show nails it. I highly recommend it.


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