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Series cast summary:
...  Sterling Archer / ... 102 episodes, 2009-2018
...  Cheryl Tunt / ... 102 episodes, 2009-2018
...  Pam Poovey 102 episodes, 2009-2018
...  Cyril Figgis / ... 102 episodes, 2009-2018
...  Lana Kane / ... 102 episodes, 2009-2018
...  Malory Archer / ... 102 episodes, 2009-2018
...  Ray Gillette / ... 90 episodes, 2010-2018
...  Doctor Krieger / ... 86 episodes, 2010-2018
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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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Sex. Drugs. Espionage. Animation. (seasons 5 & 6) See more »


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Barry Dillon uses a Desert Eagle and is seen in one episode reading a Desert Eagle magazine. See more »

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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 »

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[repeated lines]
Sterling Archer: Lana!
[No response]
Sterling Archer: Lana!
[Still no response]
Sterling Archer: LANAAAAAAAAAA!
Lana Kane: WHAT?
Sterling Archer: [singing] Danger Zone
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Ultimate Television Entertainment!
8 May 2011 | by See all my reviews

This show is the best thing that's happened to modern day TV. It is animated, yet hits serious topics right at the spot. It makes it look like a kid's show, but definitely with adult situations, which is great. The characters are light and well situated. The dialog is outrageously funny and naughty, containing serious amounts of irony and masked profanities. The plot of the show revolves around a secret agency (ISIS) and the relations between the people working there. The main character is the confident, arrogant and self-involved, yet not that adequate secret agent Sterling archer - a handsome hedonist man, that never cares about anyone but himself. Hilarious. 10/10


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