The Thick of It

The Thick of It (2005)

  • Genre: Comedy
  • Creator: Armando Iannucci
  • First Air Date: 2005-05-19
  • Last Air Date: 2012-10-20
  • Total Seasons: 4
  • Total Episodes: 21
  • Status: Ended
  • Episode Runtime: 30 min.
  • Production Company: BBC
  • Production Country: United Kingdom
  • Networks: BBC Four, BBC Two
star 7.9/10
From 164 Ratings


Set in the corridors of power and spin, the Minister for Social Affairs is continually harassed by Number 10's policy enforcer and dependent on his not-so-reliable team of civil servants.

  • Keywords: politics, satire, british politics, political satire, sitcom, workplace comedy
  • The Thick of It Trailer

    Is The Thick of It on Netflix?

    Is The Thick of It on Netflix? Unfortunately this serie is not yet available on Netflix.

    The Thick of It Seasons

    Season 0

    First Air Date: 2007-01-10
    34 Episodes

    Season 1

    First Air Date: 2005-05-19
    3 Episodes

    Season 2

    First Air Date: 2005-10-20
    3 Episodes

    Season 3

    First Air Date: 2009-10-24
    8 Episodes

    Season 4

    First Air Date: 2012-09-08
    7 Episodes

    The Thick of It Episodes

    Title Air Date Duration
    Season 1Episode 1Episode 130 min
    Season 1Episode 2Episode 230 min
    Season 1Episode 3Episode 330 min
    Season 2Episode 1Episode 130 min
    Season 2Episode 2Episode 230 min
    Season 2Episode 3Episode 330 min
    Season 3Episode 1Episode 130 min
    Season 3Episode 2Episode 230 min
    Season 3Episode 3Episode 330 min
    Season 3Episode 4Episode 430 min
    Season 3Episode 5Episode 530 min
    Season 3Episode 6Episode 630 min
    Season 3Episode 7Episode 730 min
    Season 3Episode 8Episode 830 min
    Season 4Episode 1Episode 130 min
    Season 4Episode 2Episode 230 min
    Season 4Episode 3Episode 330 min
    Season 4Episode 4Episode 430 min
    Season 4Episode 5Episode 530 min
    Season 4Episode 6Episode 660 min
    Season 4Episode 7Episode 730 min
    • Peter Capaldi

      as Malcolm Tucker
    • Chris Addison

      as Olly Reeder
    • Rebecca Front

      as Nicola Murray
    • Joanna Scanlan

      as Terri Coverley
    • James Smith

      as Glenn Cullen
    • Roger Allam

      as Peter Mannion
    Writing Will Smith Writer
    Writing Sean Gray Writer
    Writing Ian Martin Writer
    Production Adam Tandy Producer
    Production Armando Iannucci Producer
    Production Natalie Bailey Producer
    Production Andy Forssell Executive Producer
    Production Jon Plowman Executive Producer