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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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Cast

Series cast summary:
H. Jon Benjamin ...  Sterling Archer / ... 102 episodes, 2009-2018
Judy Greer ...  Cheryl Tunt / ... 102 episodes, 2009-2018
Amber Nash ...  Pam Poovey 102 episodes, 2009-2018
Chris Parnell ...  Cyril Figgis / ... 102 episodes, 2009-2018
Aisha Tyler ...  Lana Kane / ... 102 episodes, 2009-2018
Jessica Walter ...  Malory Archer / ... 102 episodes, 2009-2018
Adam Reed ...  Ray Gillette / ... 90 episodes, 2010-2018
Lucky Yates ...  Doctor Krieger / ... 86 episodes, 2010-2018
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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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Espionage never tasted so salty. (season 1) 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

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1.78 : 1
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Trivia

No character in the series has nails. 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

[repeated line]
Sterling Archer: Phrasing!
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Connections

Referenced in I Be Geniusen Stuff: Archer (2015) See more »

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Excellent show
1 October 2009 | by WillturSee all my reviews

I was a fan of the hit and miss show Sealab and later on Frisky Dingo which was less hit and miss and quite entertaining. If you like rank shows. I am also a fan of Venture Bros and I don't see how you cant draw the similarities between the two. I am also happy to see Jon Benjamin get some steady voice work and he was great in Dr Katz and Home Movies. I would recommend it to anyone to watch the first episode before making your judgment. This is the best pilot I have seen in a while and usually their pretty lame even on shows I think have promise.

The show involves a super spy whose boss happens to be his mother. He has an ex lover as a fellow spy that is currently dating some guy in accounting. You have a blabby HR lady and some other people thrown into the mix like a secretary who is in love with Archer. The situations and under the breath comments are laugh out loud to me and my friends. I can't wait for more.


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