The Thick of It Cast List

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The Thick of It cast list, including photos of the actors when available. This list includes all of the The Thick of It main actors and actresses, so if they are an integral part of the show you'll find them below. You can various bits of trivia about these The Thick of It stars, such as where the actor was born and what their year of birth is. This cast list of actors from The Thick of It focuses primarily on the main characters, but there may be a few actors who played smaller roles on The Thick of It that are on here as well.

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Chris Addison is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Thick of It Cast List
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Chris Addison is a British comedian, writer, actor and director from Manchester. He is perhaps best known for his role as a regular panellist on Mock the Week. He is also known for his lecture-style comedy shows, two of which he later adapted for BBC Radio 4. In addition to stand-up, Addison played Ollie Reeder in the BBC Two satire series The Thick of It and Toby Wright in its spin-off film In the Loop, starred in the Sky Living comedy-drama Trying Again and appeared in several episodes of series 8 of Doctor Who. He also co-created and starred in the BBC Two sitcom Lab Rats. On radio, he previously hosted the weekly comedy news satire show 7 Day Sunday on BBC Radio 5 Live from 2009 to 2010. ...more on Wikipedia

Acted In: Skins, The Thick of It, Lab Rats, What the Dickens

Birthplace: Cardiff, United Kingdom

Nationality: United Kingdom, England

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Chris Langham is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Thick of It Cast List
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Christopher "Chris" Langham is an English writer, actor, and comedian. He is known for playing the cabinet minister Hugh Abbot in the BBC Four sitcom The Thick of It, and as presenter Roy Mallard in People Like Us, first on BBC Radio 4 and later on its transfer to television on BBC Two, where Mallard is almost entirely an unseen character. He subsequently created several spoof adverts in the same vein. He also played similar unseen interviewers in an episode of the television series Happy Families and in the film The Big Tease. He is also known for his roles in the TV series Not the Nine O'Clock News, Help, Kiss Me Kate, and as the gatehouse guard in Chelmsford 123. In 2006, he won BAFTA ...more on Wikipedia

Acted In: The Thick of It, Not The Nine O'Clock News, Not the Nine O'Clock News, The Worst Week of My Life, Alas Smith and Jones, + more

Birthplace: England, London

Nationality: United Kingdom

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Joanna Scanlan is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Thick of It Cast List
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Joanna Scanlan is an English actress and television writer, best known for her roles in various British comedy series, such as The Thick of It, Doctors and Nurses, Getting On, Little Britain, and as Catherine Dickens in the period drama The Invisible Woman. ...more on Wikipedia

Acted In: Getting On, The Thick of It, Stella, Terri McIntyre - Classy Bitch, Coming Soon

Birthplace: Ruthin, United Kingdom

Nationality: Wales, United Kingdom

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Peter Capaldi is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Thick of It Cast List
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Peter Dougan Capaldi is a Scottish actor and film director. He has played numerous roles in film and television, and is best known for being the twelfth and current actor to play the lead role in in the long-running BBC One science-fiction series Doctor Who, and for the role of Malcolm Tucker, a spin doctor in the BBC comedy series The Thick of It and its film spinoff In the Loop. In 1994, he won the Academy Award for Best Live Action Short Film for his short film Franz Kafka's It's a Wonderful Life. ...more on Wikipedia

Acted In: The Hour, The Thick of It, The Devil's Whore, Fortysomething, Neverwhere, + more

Birthplace: Glasgow, United Kingdom

Nationality: United Kingdom

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