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The Thick of It

Comedy18+ (TV-MA)2005 - 20125 Seasons
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The Thick of It (2005 - 2012)

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Comedy Rated: 18+ (TV-MA)2005 - 20125 Seasons

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.The Thick of It featuring Chris Addison and Peter Capaldi has one or more episodes streaming on BritBox, available for purchase on iTunes, available for purchase on Apple TV, and 3 others. It's a comedy show with 35 episodes over 5 seasons. The Thick of It is no longer running and has no plans to air new episodes or seasons. It has a high IMDb audience rating of 8.7 (24,155 votes).

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EPISODE GUIDE

The Thick of It Season 5 Overview

Sep 8, 2012 - Oct 27, 2012

Season 5 of The Thick of It has 7 episodes that are available to stream on BritBox and for Rent or Purchase on 1 Service.

The Thick of It Season 5 Episodes
Season 05, Episode 07 Episode 7
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S05 E07

Episode 7
Oct 27, 2012

The Home Office have cut police numbers. At Malcolm's suggestion, Dan Miller gets sent on a fact-finding mission to the...

S05 E07 of The Thick of It is available to stream on BritBox and for Rent or Purchase on 1 Service.

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Season 05, Episode 06 Episode 6
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S05 E06

Episode 6
Oct 20, 2012

Lord Goolding's inquiry into the key worker housing scandal begins. The truth will finally come out. Unless, of course, anyone...

S05 E06 of The Thick of It is available to stream on BritBox and for Rent or Purchase on 1 Service.

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Season 05, Episode 05 Episode 5
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S05 E05

Episode 5
Oct 13, 2012

Both government and opposition try to spin their way to the moral high ground following the key worker housing scandal....

S05 E05 of The Thick of It is available to stream on BritBox and for Rent or Purchase on 1 Service.

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The Thick of It Season 4 Overview

Sep 8, 2012 - Oct 27, 2012

Season 4 of The Thick of It has 7 episodes that are available to stream on BritBox and for Rent or Purchase on 6 Services.

The Thick of It Season 4 Episodes
Season 04, Episode 07 Episode #4.7
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S04 E07

Episode #4.7
Oct 27, 2012

The witnesses from the Goolding Inquiry nervously await the result. A further crisis looms over the number of police staff...

S04 E07 of The Thick of It is available to stream on BritBox and for Rent or Purchase on 4 Services.

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Season 04, Episode 06 Episode #4.6
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S04 E06

Episode #4.6
Oct 20, 2012

Ministers and aides from all parties are summoned to give evidence at the Goolding Inquiry into the events involving and...

S04 E06 of The Thick of It is available to stream on BritBox and for Rent or Purchase on 4 Services.

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Season 04, Episode 05 Episode #4.5
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S04 E05

Episode #4.5
Oct 13, 2012

After Nicola's resignation Mannion considers following suit but saves himself on Phil's advice by putting the blame on Nicola for...

S04 E05 of The Thick of It is available to stream on BritBox and for Rent or Purchase on 4 Services.

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The Thick of It Season 3 Overview

Oct 24, 2009 - Dec 12, 2009

Season 3 of The Thick of It has 12 episodes that are available to stream on BritBox and for Rent or Purchase on 5 Services.

The Thick of It Season 3 Episodes
Season 03, Episode 08 Episode #3.8
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S03 E08

Episode #3.8
Dec 12, 2009

Tucker's out of government, looking for a new job. So is Nicola. But her resignation might start a coup led...

S03 E08 of The Thick of It is available to stream on BritBox and for Rent or Purchase on 5 Services.

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Season 03, Episode 07 Episode #3.7
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S03 E07

Episode #3.7
Dec 5, 2009

Nicola is keen to find a famous sports person to front her Healthy Choices campaign but Tucker is officially on...

S03 E07 of The Thick of It is available to stream on BritBox and for Rent or Purchase on 5 Services.

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Season 03, Episode 07 Episode 7
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S03 E7.01

Episode 7
Dec 4, 2009

Nicola Murray and her team are desperate to find a major sports personality to be the face of DoSAC's new...

S03 E7.01 of The Thick of It is available to stream on BritBox and for Rent or Purchase on 5 Services.

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The Thick of It Season 2 Overview

Oct 20, 2005 - Jul 3, 2007

Season 2 of The Thick of It has 6 episodes that are available to stream on BritBox and for Rent or Purchase on 5 Services.

The Thick of It Season 2 Episodes
Season 02, Episode 06 Spinners and Losers: Opposition Extra
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Spinners and Losers: Opposition...
Jul 3, 2007

Following the events of "Spinners and Losers" from the perspective of the Opposition.

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Season 02, Episode 05 Spinners and Losers
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Season 02, Episode 04 The Rise of the Nutters
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The Rise of the...
Jan 10, 2007

With Hugh in Australia and Glenn in Wales, Ollie is left in charge, feeding policies to junior minister Ben Swain....

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The Thick of It Season 1 Overview

May 19, 2005 - Jun 2, 2005

Season 1 of The Thick of It has 3 episodes that are available to stream on BritBox and for Rent or Purchase on 5 Services.

The Thick of It Season 1 Episodes
Season 01, Episode 03 Episode #1.3
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S01 E03

Episode #1.3
Jun 2, 2005

Not only is Hugh unsettled by the popularity of junior minister Dan Miller but his new Housing Bill is almost...

S01 E03 of The Thick of It is available to stream on BritBox and for Rent or Purchase on 5 Services.

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Season 01, Episode 02 Episode #1.2
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Season 01, Episode 01 Episode #1.1
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S01 E01

Episode #1.1
May 19, 2005

Minister for Social Affairs Cliff Lawton is about to be sacked if the press is to be believed. Conniving political...

S01 E01 of The Thick of It is available to stream on BritBox and for Rent or Purchase on 5 Services.

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All Seasons of The Thick of It

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Season 1
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33 episodes (94%) are available to stream on a subscription service (BritBox).

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32 episodes (91%) are available to rent or buy from $1.99 on 6 services (iTunes, Apple TV, Google Play, and 3 others).

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Not available to watch free online.

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#996 Ranked TV Show

#28 Ranked in TV on BritBox

#80 Ranked in Political TV

#382 Ranked in Comedy TV

The Thick of It has a high IMDb audience rating of 8.7 (24,155 votes). The show is somewhat popular with Reelgood users lately.

About The Thick of It

The Thick of It Overview

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.

Age rating: 18+ (TV-MA)
Number of seasons: 5 Seasons
Number of episodes: 35 Episodes

Extra Information

Related Genres: Comedy
Related Tags: Political
Country of origin: United Kingdom
Available to watch on: BritBox
Original Release Date: May 19, 2005
Show Status: Ended
Next episode release: N/A