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  1. The Invisible Woman.Read the original story

    Friday Apr 11 | The Age

    ... London's poor and homeless. Joanna Scanlan - familiar from her artfully deadpan turn in the political sitcom The Thick of It - plays Mrs Dickens with a gentle resignation steadily tipping over into despair, and as Dickens' close friend, Wilkie ...

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  2. Doctor Who Series eight: Peter Capaldi, guest stars, Daleks... here's what we know so farRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 10 | IcNetwork

    ... episode into Capaldi, who is best known in recent years as foul-mouthed Malcolm Tucker in political comedy The Thick of It. Seasoned actor Capaldi, who was until recently the underhand Cardinal Richelieu in the BBC's latest interpretation of the ...

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  3. Actress in the thick of it for First World War movieRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 9 | This is Oxfordshire

    ... were shot in Oxford featuring actress Joanna Scanlan, best known for her role as Terri Coverley in TV satire The Thick of It. Filming took place inside Merton College and members of the public got a glimpse of film crews and actors coming out into ...

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  4. The Oxford Times: Joanna Scanlan outside Merton CollegeRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 8 | Oxford Times

    ... were shot in Oxford featuring actress Joanna Scanlan, best known for her role as Terri Coverley in TV satire The Thick of It. Filming took place inside Merton College and members of the public got a glimpse of film crews and actors coming out into ...

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  5. Endeavour TV Review: Shaun Evans is impressively understated as young MorseRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 31 | The Independent

    ... Inspector Thursday, it's hard to believe the same man was also perfect as cowardly cynic Peter Mannion MP in The Thick of It. In last night's episode, an alleyway set-to with two London gangsters gave Thursday a chance to show off his gentlemanly ...

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  6. Veep: The Complete Second SeasonRead the original story

    Tuesday Mar 25 | DVD Verdict

    ... that Armondo Ianucci's American political satire Veep would draw comparisons to his British political satire The Thick of It . At a glance, the former looks like a culturally-tweaked carbon copy of the latter. However, Veep has established an ...

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  7. Keeley Hawes will star as the new villain in Doctor Who... alongside Peter Capaldi and Jenna ColemanRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 14, 2014 | Daily Mail

    ... to get even better as she achieves the greatest villainy yet attempted on Doctor Who: she plays a banker.' The Thick Of It actor, Peter Capaldi, is currently filming his first series as the Doctor after he was officially introduced to audiences in ...

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  8. Actor Capaldi to sell his London homeRead the original story

    Mar 11, 2014 | Sunday Herald

    ... There's also a portrait of Capaldi as Malcolm Tucker, the foul-mouthed spin doctor in the hit TV comedy "The Thick of It". There's a stylish dining room, which is complete with original fireplace and French doors that lead out onto the compact ...

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  9. Doctor Who star Peter Capaldi on his Musketeers wardrobe: London Fashion Week are you watching?Read the original story

    Feb 28, 2014 | Mirror.co.uk

    ... he gives a taste of his cape-flicking abilities in the video above. Peter shot to fame as Malcolm Tucker in The Thick of It, the foul-mouthed spin doctor we all love to quote, but after a wardrobe consisting of just suits and overcoats he's clearly ...

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  10. Doctor Who star Peter Capaldi smuggles a hot water bottle... while...Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 26, 2014 | Daily Mail

    ... to be assembled. The pair were also captured taking a break from filming and Peter - famed for his role as The Thick Of It's foul-mouthed Malcolm Tucker - is pampered by a crew member who makes sure his short grey hair is in perfect order. History ...

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  11. Radio 4's Cabin Pressure work gives clues to why Sherlock star...Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 23, 2014 | Mirror.co.uk

    ... with a crumpled shirt and brightly coloured socks, Cumberbatch looked much smaller and slight alongside The Thick Of It star Roger Allam, Stephanie Cole and the show creator John Finnemore. But he was impressive in his role of hapless pilot Martin ...

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  12. ShareRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 14, 2014 | Daily Star

    ... model. New Doctor Capaldi, at the age of 55, is the oldest ever Doctor, and is 24 years older than Matt. The Thick Of It star has already begun filming with Jenna Coleman, and BBC have unveiled his new costume a navy overcoat, white shirt and black ...

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  13. These bungling bobbies make the Keystone cops seem professional:...Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 9, 2014 | Daily Mail

    ... who also choreographed the Olympics opening ceremony, have attempted to do for the Metropolitan Police what The Thick Of It did for the world of politics. James Nesbitt in In Babylon, writtn by Sam Bain and Jesse Armstrong (the team behind Peep ...

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  14. TV: Damien Love on this week's highlightsRead the original story

    Feb 9, 2014 | Sunday Herald

    ... Show, but it's their work on Chris Morris's audacious Four Lions movie and, particularly, as contributors to The Thick Of It that is key here. In the pilot, the London Met, under Commissioner Richard Miller (played by James Nesbitt and his ...

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  15. Peter Capaldi's 'Doctor Who' costume revealedRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 28, 2014 | NME

    ... who is best-known for playing the ferocious and foul-mouthed spin doctor Malcolm Tucker in political comedy The Thick Of It , is set to star in his first series of Doctor Who this year. He will take over from previous incumbent Matt Smith, who bowed ...

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  16. Doctor Who: First picture of Peter CapaldiRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 27, 2014 | Scotsman.com

    ... lord could yet be defined by his dark Crombie coat. New Dr Who star Peter Capaldi, famed for his role as The Thick Of It's foul-mouthed Malcolm Tucker, became the 12th Doctor during the long-running BBC television series' Christmas Day special. And ...

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  17. The Time Lord in a dark blue Crombie coat: BBC unveils costume for 12th DoctorRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 27, 2014 | Free Republic

    New Dr Who star Peter Capaldi, famed for his role as The Thick Of It's foul-mouthed Malcolm Tucker, became the 12th Doctor during the long-running BBC television series' Christmas Day special.

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  18. 'Doctor Who' first look: Peter Capaldi's Twelfth Doctor costume revealedRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 27, 2014 | Los Angeles Times

    ... the Scottish actor, best known for his role as a foul-mouthed government official in the political comedy "The Thick of It," has appeared as a minor character in a previous "Doctor Who" episode ("The Fires of Pompeii") and in the "Torchwood" ...

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  19. Doctor Who: First picture revealed of Peter Capaldi dressed as the Time LordRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 27, 2014 | IcNetwork

    ... first actor to pick up the Doctor's sonic screwdriver. New Dr Who star Peter Capaldi, famed for his role as The Thick Of It's foul-mouthed Malcolm Tucker, became the 12th Doctor during the long-running BBC television series' Christmas Day special. ...

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  20. The Musketeers, episode 1, BBC One, reviewRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 19, 2014 | OhNoTheyDidnt

    ... to France's perfumed popinjay of a monarch, Louis XIII. Having been the prime minister's "enforcer" in The Thick of It, Peter Capaldi is now essentially performing the same function for Louis. As Richelieu, the new Doctor Who is playing it straight, ...

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