The Thick Of It

The Thick Of It: creator rules out return

Rob Leane News
Jun 13, 2016

The political landscape is now too "alien and awful" for The Thick Of It to return, says Armando Iannucci...

Why are movie comedies getting so long?

Andrew Blair News
Feb 24, 2016

Is the movie comedy that pushes two hours and change really a modern problem? And why are so many comedies so long?

Peter Capaldi: “Nobody else does what the BBC does”

Rob Leane News
Sep 11, 2015

Ahead of Doctor Who series 9, Peter Capaldi has stood up for the BBC in a new interview with the Big Issue…

TV comedy’s top 10 jargon abusers

Louisa Mellor Feature
Apr 23, 2015

To celebrate the return of W1A, we salute the top 10 comedy characters who talk absolute mother-thumping rubbish…

Armando Iannucci would love to write for Doctor Who

Louisa Mellor News
Sep 4, 2013

The Thick Of It's Armando Iannucci would love to write a Who episode for Peter Capaldi's Doctor...

The Thick Of It series 4 episode 7 review: Contrary Mary

Jake Laverde Review
Oct 27, 2012

Time to say goodbye to The Thick Of It with this final, fantastic episode. Here's Jake's review...

The Thick Of It series 4 episode 6 review: The Inquiry

Louisa Mellor Review
Oct 20, 2012

The Thick Of It's brilliant sixty-minute inquiry special is highly evolved comedy. Here's Louisa's review...

The Thick Of It series 4 to be its last

Louisa Mellor News
Oct 19, 2012

The Thick Of It writer Ian Martin suggests via Twitter that the current series of the BBC political satire is indeed to be its last...

The Thick Of It series 4 episode 5 review

Louisa Mellor Review
Oct 13, 2012

It's all kicking off in Whitehall. The series 4 game-plan becomes beautifully clear in this eventful episode of The Thick Of It...

The Thick Of It series 4 episode 4 review

Louisa Mellor Review
Sep 29, 2012

It’s over to the Opposition again in this week’s superb The Thick Of It, which sees Malcolm Tucker back at full strength…