People Like Us

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People Like Us

Season 1 (1999)

The complete first series of the spoof documentary series. Hapless investigative reporter Roy Mallard (Chris Langham) has an unfortunate knack of being a fly in the ointment rather than a fly on the wall. In 'The Managing Director' Roy looks at the work of a hi-tech business who are currently in the middle of negotiations with a Japanese company. 'The Estate Agent' finds Roy spending a day with a Sussex estate agency where relationships between the staff are more than a little strained. In 'The Police Officer' Roy ends up in hot water when a fairly routine day observing PC David Knight (Tom Goodman-Hill) results in a suicidal rescue mission. In 'The Solicitor' Roy's inimitable style causes trouble for the husband-wife legal team at Broadbent Broadbent. In 'The Photographer' Roy spends a day getting to know Will Rushmoore (Bill Nighy), a local photographer who hopes to put on an arty exhibition at a big London gallery. Finally, in 'The Head Teacher', Roy stumbles into the internecine warfare that rumbles among the staff of King Edward VII Comprehensive in Ashford.

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People Like Us

Season 2 (2001)

All six episodes from the second series of the award-winning spoof documentary series following the exploits of hapless investigative reporter Roy Mallard (Chris Langham). In this series Roy attempts, and fails miserably, to be a fly on the wall while exposing the secret lives of, among others, a mother and an airline pilot. Episodes comprise: 'The Vicar', 'The Mother', 'The Journalist', 'The Actor', 'The Bank Manager' and 'The Airline Pilot'.

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