2. The Office

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Welcome back to YOU HAVE BEEN WATCHING, a podcast about British sitcoms.

Join your hosts Tony Black & Robert Turnbull as they discuss Ricky Gervais & Stephen Merchant’s mockumentary sitcom THE OFFICE, from 2001-2003.

A transatlantic sensation that spawned a legion of similar comedies in both the UK & US, how did The Office change comedy? Does it remain as groundbreaking as it was and it is still as powerful a commentary on the workplace as it was? We unpick it and find out.

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Tony Black


Robert Turnbull

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