Weak At The Top

Comedy series about a high-powered marketing director with no morals and hardly any brains

Episodes

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Comedy series by Guy Browning about a high-powered Marketing Director with no morals.

Starring Alexander Armstrong as Marketing Maestro and Totty Magnet, John Weak.

John Weak is an aggressive marketing director with no morals and little brain.

John Weak is an aggressive marketing director with no morals and little brain. Stars Alexander Armstrong. From September 2005.

John Weak retains his vital Gold Executive Frequent Flyer Club card by sacking Debbie during her appraisal.

To afford an emergency return flight to Miami, Hayley books it one way.

Starring Alexander Armstrong as Marketing Maestro and Totty Magnet, John Weak.John Weak retains his vital Gold Executive Frequent Flyer Club card by sacking Debbie during her appraisal.

1/4. Gold Card

John Weak retains his vital Gold Executive Frequent Flyer Club card by sacking Debbie during her appraisal. To afford an emergency return flight to Miami, Hayley books it one way.

John Weak....Alexander Armstrong

Hayley Cartwright....Clare Perkins

Sir Marcus Rigsby....Geoffrey Whitehead

Bill Peters....Ron Cook

Tim Smallwood....Ewan Bailey

Debbie Wills....Colleen Prendergast

Directed by Jonquil Panting.

John Weak is an aggressive marketing director with no morals and little brain. From 2005.

By Guy Browning.

John Weak puts the man into management. Randy, devious, sexist and drink-sodden, he's a high-powered Marketing Director and turbo-charged totty magnet, with the morals of a skunk, the skin of a rhino, and the brain of a one-celled organism.

Producer/Director Jonquil Panting.

John Weak puts the man into management.

He's randy, devious, sexist and drink-sodden, a high-powered marketing director with the morals of a skunk, the skin of a rhino and the brain of a one-celled organism.

Series 1 of Guy Browning’s sitcom.

Starring Alexander Armstrong as John Weak, Clare Perkins as Hayley, Geoffrey Whitehead as Sir Marcus, Ron Cook as Bill Peters, Ewan Bailey as Tim Smallwood and Colleen Prendergast as Debbie.

Producer: Jonquil Panting

First broadcast on BBC Radio 4 in September 2005.

Series 1 of Guy Browning’s sitcom.

By Guy Browning.

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Mean marketing director John Weak battles to roll out an urgent global website.

Mean marketing director John Weak battles to roll out an urgent global website. Stars Alexander Armstrong. From September 2005.

Sir Marcus wants a global web presence by the end of the week.

Weak descends to the IT netherworld to do battle with Gavin Smedley, an IT Director grown from the sweat of a techie's armpit.

Comedy series by Guy Browning about a high-powered Marketing Director with no morals.

2/4. Smoked Meat

Sir Marcus wants a global web presence by the end of the week. Weak descends to the IT netherworld to do battle with Gavin Smedley, an IT Director grown from the sweat of a techie's armpit.

John Weak....Alexander Armstrong

Hayley Cartwright....Clare Perkins

Sir Marcus Rigsby....Geoffrey Whitehead

Bill Peters....Ron Cook

Gavin Smedley....Gerard McDermott

Gary....Ewan Bailey

Paul....Harry Myers

Directed by Jonquil Panting.

By Guy Browning.

Randy, devious, sexist and work-shy, John Weak puts the man into management.

Producer/director Jonquil Panting.

Sir Marcus wants a global web presence by the end of the week.

Mean marketing director John Weak descends to the IT netherworld to do battle with Gavin Smedley, an IT director grown from the sweat of a techie's armpit.

Series 1 of Guy Browning’s sitcom.

Starring Alexander Armstrong as John Weak, Clare Perkins as Hayley, Geoffrey Whitehead as Sir Marcus, Ron Cook as Bill Peters, Ewan Bailey as Gary Peyton, Gerard McDermott as Gavin Smedley and Harry Myers as Paul.

Producer: Jonquil Panting

First broadcast on BBC Radio 4 in September 2005.

Series 1 of Guy Browning’s sitcom.

Mean marketing director John Weak battles to roll out an urgent global website. Stars Alexander Armstrong. From September 2005.

Mean marketing director John Weak battles to roll out an urgent global website. Stars Alexander Armstrong. From September 2005.

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Weak discovers there's nothing legally binding about a legally binding contract.

John Weak discovers nothing is legally binding about a legally binding contract.

John Weak discovers nothing is legally binding about a legally binding contract. Stars Alexander Armstrong. From September 2005.

Comedy series by Guy Browning about a high-powered Marketing Director with no morals.

3/4. Knowing Your Unions

John Weak....Alexander Armstrong

Hayley Cartwright....Clare Perkins

Sir Marcus Rigsby....Geoffrey Whitehead

Bill Peters....Ron Cook

Tim Smallwood....Ewan Bailey

Giles Renton-Willetts....Stephen Critchlow

Directed by Jonquil Panting.

By Guy Browning.

Randy, devious, sexist and work-shy, John Weak puts the man into management.

Producer/director Jonquil Panting.

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John Weak's witty comment on a leaving card gives Human Resources a hot flush. Stars Alexander Armstrong. From September 2005.

Weak discovers there's a T missing from the end of HR, when Human Resources has a communal hot flush in response to his witty entry on Deirdre Simmons' leaving card.

John Weak's witty entry on a leaving card gives Human Resources a hot flush.

John Weak's witty entry on a leaving card gives Human Resources a hot flush. Stars Alexander Armstrong. From September 2005.

Comedy series by Guy Browning about a high-powered Marketing Director with no morals.

4/4. Trout Farm

Directed by Jonquil Panting.

By Guy Browning.

Randy, devious, sexist and work-shy, John Weak puts the man into management.

John Weak....Alexander Armstrong

Hayley Cartwright....Clare Perkins

Sir Marcus Rigsby....Geoffrey Whitehead

Bill Peters....Ron Cook

Phil Bellinger....Stephen Critchlow

Clare Barrett....Colleen Prendergast

Deirdre Simmons....Susan Jameson

Simon Henshaw....Harry Myers

Producer/director Jonquil Panting.

John Weak's witty comment on a leaving card gives Human Resources a hot flush.

John Weak's witty entry on a leaving card gives Human Resources a hot flush. Stars Alexander Armstrong. From September 2005.

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John Weak designs the perfect company conference using only a video of great sporting moments and that fox from Channel 5 News.

Randy, devious, sexist and workshy, John Weak puts the man into management – in the return of Guy Browning’s sitcom.

Starring Alexander Armstrong as marketing maestro and "totty" magnet John Weak.

Hayley.... Clare Perkns
Sir Marcus.... Geoffrey Whitehead
Bill Peters.... Ron Cook
Hayley.... Clare Perkns
Ross Fullbright.... Ewan Bailey
Giles Renton Willis.... Stephen Critchlow
Marian Davis.... Adjoa Andoh
Camilla Harma-McCall.... Beth Chalmers

Producer: Jonquil Panting

First broadcast on BBC Radio 4 in June 2006.

Aggressive marketing director John Weak is back, with no morals and little brain.

With no morals and little brain - aggressive Marketing Director John Weak is back. Stars Alexander Armstrong. From June 2006.

Comedy series by Guy Browning about a high-powered Marketing Director with no morals and hardly any brains.

Weak designs the perfect company conference using only a video of great sporting moments and 'that fox' from Channel 5 news.

John Weak....Alexander Armstrong
Sir Marcus....Geoffrey Whitehead
Hayley....Clare Perkins
Bill Peters....Ron Cook
Giles Renton-Willetts....Stephen Critchlow
Ross Fulbright....Ewan Bailey
Camilla....Beth Chalmers
Marion....Adjoa Andoh.

Weak designs the perfect company conference.

1/4. Conference

With no morals and little brain - aggressive Marketing Director John Weak is back.

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Marketeer John Weak has got a chocolate bar crisis. How to improve sales - fast?

Marketeer John Weak's got a chocolate bar crisis: How to improve sales - fast? Stars Alexander Armstrong. From July 2006.

Comedy series by Guy Browning about a high-powered Marketing Director with no morals and hardly any brains.

2/4. Booty

Weak reveals the feminist text of a chocolate bar ad, featuring a bikini-clad model with lips that could suck the hairshirt off a Benedictine monk at 50 yards.

John Weak....Alexander Armstrong

Sir Marcus....Geoffrey Whitehead

Hayley....Clare Perkins

Bill Peters....Ron Cook

Sacha/Petra....Tracy Wiles

Directed by Jonquil Panting.

Comedy series by Guy Browning about a high-powered Marketing Director with no morals and hardly any brains.

Weak reveals the feminist text of a chocolate bar ad, featuring a bikini-clad model with lips that could suck the hairshirt off a Benedictine monk at 50 yards.

John Weak....Alexander Armstrong
Sir Marcus....Geoffrey Whitehead
Hayley....Clare Perkins
Bill Peters....Ron Cook
Sacha/Petra....Tracy Wiles

Weak reveals the feminist text of a chocolate bar ad.

Marketeer John Weak has got a chocolate bar crisis. How to improve sales - fast? Stars Alexander Armstrong. From July 2006.

Marketeer John Weak's got a chocolate bar crisis: How to improve sales - fast?

A new series of the comedy which puts the man into management, written by Guy Browning, and starring Alexander Armstrong as Marketing Maestro and Totty Magnet, John Weak.

Weak reveals the feminist metatext of a chocolate bar ad, featuring a bikini-clad model.

Tibet/Stewardess/Warden - Adjoa Andoh

Steward/Ski Guy/Barman - Kim Wall

Music by David Pickvance

Producer/Director Jonquil Panting

Marketeer John Weak's got a chocolate bar crisis: How to improve sales - fast? Stars Alexander Armstrong.

A new series of the comedy which puts the man into management, written by Guy Browning, and starring Alexander Armstrong as Marketing Maestro and Totty Magnet, John Weak.

2/4 Booty

Weak reveals the feminist metatext of a chocolate bar ad, featuring a bikini-clad model.

John Weak....Alexander Armstrong

Sir Marcus....Geoffrey Whitehead

Hayley....Clare Perkins

Bill Peters....Ron Cook

Sacha/Petra....Tracy Wiles

Tibet/Stewardess/Warden....Adjoa Andoh

Steward/Ski Guy/Barman....Kim Wall

Music by David Pickvance

Producer/Director Jonquil Panting

A new series of the comedy which puts the man into management, written by Guy Browning, and starring Alexander Armstrong as Marketing Maestro and Totty Magnet, John Weak.

2/4 Booty

Weak reveals the feminist metatext of a chocolate bar ad, featuring a bikini-clad model.

John Weak.... Alexander Armstrong

Sir Marcus.... Geoffrey Whitehead

Hayley.... Clare Perkins

Bill Peters.... Ron Cook

Sacha/Petra.... Tracy Wiles

Tibet/Stewardess/Warden.... Adjoa Andoh

Steward/Ski Guy/Barman.... Kim Wall

Music by David Pickvance

Producer/Director Jonquil Panting

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Marketing maestro John Weak tackles a meeting room crisis with a little seduction.

Marketing maestro John Weak tackles a meeting room crisis with a little seduction. Stars Alexander Armstrong.

From June 2006.

Weak solves the meeting room crisis by seducing Sam Whetstone.

Comedy series by Guy Browning about a high-powered Marketing Director with no morals and hardly any brains.

3/4. Values

Weak solves the meeting room crisis by seducing Sam Whetstone, the 'stone-faced old trout with a face like a dropped pie'.

A new series of the comedy which puts the man into management, written by Guy Browning, and starring Alexander Armstrong as marketing maestro John Weak.

John Weak....Alexander Armstrong

Sir Marcus....Geoffrey Whitehead

Hayley....Clare Perkins

Bill Peters....Ron Cook

Tim Smallwood....Ewan Bailey

Giles Renton-Willets....Stephen Critchlow

Sam Whetstone....Adjoa Andoh

Music by David Pickvance.

Producer/Director Jonquil Panting.

A new series of the comedy which puts the man into management, written by Guy Browning, and starring Alexander Armstrong as marketing maestro John Weak.

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Marketeer John Weak has got an environmental crisis - going 'green' without the costs.

Stars Alexander Armstrong.

From July 2006.

Weak turns Smokehouse green while saving Sir Marcus from an eco-Nazi who insists on paper underwear.

Marketeer John Weak has got an environmental crisis - trying to go green without the costs. Stars Alexander Armstrong. From July 2006.

Marketeer John Weak has got an environmental crisis - going 'green' without the costs. Stars Alexander Armstrong. From July 2006.

Comedy series by Guy Browning about a high-powered marketing director with no morals and hardly any brains.

4/4. Otters

Marketeer John Weak has got an environmental crisis - trying to go green without the costs. Stars Alexander Armstrong. From July 2006.