Weak At The Top

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.

Episodes

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20050907

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

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.

20050914

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.

20050921

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

3/4. Knowing Your Unions

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

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.

20050928

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

4/4. Trout Farm

Directed by Jonquil Panting.

20051215

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.

1/4. Gold Card

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

Producer/Director Jonquil Panting.

Then News.

20051222

By Guy Browning.

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

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

Producer/director Jonquil Panting.

Then News.

20051229

By Guy Browning.

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

3/4. Knowing Your Unions

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

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

Producer/director Jonquil Panting.

Then News.

20060105

By Guy Browning.

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

4/4. Trout Farm

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 ...... 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.

Then News.

20060705

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

20060712

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.

3/4. Values

Weak solves the meeting room crisis by seducing Sam Whetstone.

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.

20070221

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

1/4. Conference

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

Followed by News.

20070228

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.

20070307

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'.

20070314

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

4/4. Otters

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

0101Gold Card2005090720051215
20100319 (BBC7)
20110425 (BBC7)
20121220 (BBC7)

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

0101Gold Card2005090720051215
20100319 (BBC7)
20110425 (BBC7)
20121220 (BBC7)
20140404 (BBC7)
20150930 (BBC7)
20170517 (BBC7)

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.

0102Smoked Meat2005091420051222
20100326 (BBC7)
20110502 (BBC7)
20121227 (BBC7)
20140411 (BBC7)
20151007 (BBC7)
20170524 (BBC7)

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.

0102Smoked Meat2005091420051222
20100326 (BBC7)
20110502 (BBC7)
20121227 (BBC7)

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.

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.

0103Knowing Your Unions2005092120051229
20100402 (BBC7)
20110509 (BBC7)
20130103 (BBC7)
20140418 (BBC7)
20151014 (BBC7)
20170531 (BBC7)

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.

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

0103Knowing Your Unions2005092120051229
20100402 (BBC7)
20110509 (BBC7)
20130103 (BBC7)

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.

0104 LASTTrout Farm2005092820060105
20100409 (BBC7)
20110516 (BBC7)
20130110 (BBC7)
20140425 (BBC7)
20151021 (BBC7)
20170607 (BBC7)

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.

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

0104 LASTTrout Farm2005092820060105
20100409 (BBC7)
20110516 (BBC7)
20130110 (BBC7)

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.

0201Conference2006062820070221
20100806 (BBC7)
20110523 (BBC7)
20130214 (BBC7)
20140620 (BBC7)
20151214 (BBC7)

With no morals and little brain, aggressive marketing director John Weak is back. Stars Alexander Armstrong. From June 2006.

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

0201Conference2006062820070221
20100806 (BBC7)
20110523 (BBC7)

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

0202Booty

0202Booty2006070520070228
20100820 (BBC7)
20110530 (BBC7)
20130221 (BBC7)
20140627 (BBC7)
20151221 (BBC7)

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? Stars Alexander Armstrong. From July 2006.

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.

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

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.

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

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

From July 2006.

0202Booty2006070520070228
20100820 (BBC7)
20110530 (BBC7)

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.

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

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.

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

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

From July 2006.

0203Values2006071220070307
20100827 (BBC7)
20110606 (BBC7)
20130228 (BBC7)
20140704 (BBC7)
20151228 (BBC7)

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, the 'stone-faced old trout with a face like a dropped pie'.

0203Values2006071220070307
20100827 (BBC7)
20110606 (BBC7)

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

0204Otters2006071920100903 (BBC7)
20160104 (BBC7)

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

0204 LASTOtters2006071920070314
20100903 (BBC7)
20110613 (BBC7)
20130307 (BBC7)
20140711 (BBC7)

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.

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

0204 LASTOtters2006071920070314
20100903 (BBC7)
20110613 (BBC7)

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.