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Mark and Jez are a couple of twenty-something roommates who have nothing in common - except for the fact that their lives are anything but normal. Mayhem ensues as the pair strive to cope with day-to-day life.
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Cast

Series cast summary:
David Mitchell ...  Mark Corrigan 54 episodes, 2003-2015
Robert Webb ...  Jeremy Usborne 54 episodes, 2003-2015
Matt King ...  Super Hans 36 episodes, 2003-2015
Olivia Colman ...  Sophie Chapman 33 episodes, 2003-2015
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Mark and Jez are a couple of twenty-something roommates who have nothing in common - except for the fact that their lives are anything but normal. Mayhem ensues as the pair strive to cope with day-to-day life.

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Welcome to the private world of Jeremy and Mark - two very ordinary weirdos.

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Comedy

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Official Sites:

Channel 4 [UK]

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UK

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English

Release Date:

19 September 2003 (UK) See more »

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P.O.V. See more »

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Objective Productions See more »
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Stereo

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Color

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16 : 9
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Flagpole Sitta
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Watch this now you big silly
21 January 2006 | by pml007See all my reviews

This is quite possibly the most amusing show I have ever seen. I would echo the comments on here about it being under appreciated. It truly is up there with The Office, Fawlty Towers, Blackadder and all of these. Indeed in my view it is better.

If you haven't seen this watch it. Now. It has become somewhat of a cult between my friends and I, verging on obsession.

So, how does it work? It's hard to say. At first the POV thing comes somewhat as a gimmick but actually you really don't notice it. This programme would be brilliant without it. However the way thoughts can be heard, the person POV followed etc really adds to the programme.

The characters are brilliant and all entirely believable whilst being completely ordinary. They are not special in any way. Their situations are on the whole ordinary too... This is just pure comedy based on situations, characters, dialogue and plots. Every aspect is perfect.

There's a bit of Mark and Jeremy in all of us, that's why it works.


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