The IT Crowd (2006–2013)
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The Speech 

Annoyed by the fact that Jen has inexplicably been declared the Employee of the Month, Moss and Roy play a prank on her to expose her ignorance about the Internet. Douglas and a hot newswoman with a secret past fall madly in love.

Director:

Graham Linehan

Writer:

Graham Linehan
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Cast

Episode complete credited cast:
Chris O'Dowd ... Roy Trenneman
Richard Ayoade ... Maurice Moss
Katherine Parkinson ... Jen Barber
Matt Berry ... Douglas Reynholm
Lucy Montgomery ... April
Tom Binns Tom Binns ... Nolan

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Storyline

Jen has to give a speech when she is named the employee of the month so Moss and Roy give her the Internet in a box to use as a visual aid. Meanwhile, Douglas begins a wild love affair with a reporter who is interviewing him and she used to not be a beautiful woman. Written by David Foss

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Genres:

Comedy

Certificate:

TV-14 | See all certifications »
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Trivia

When Douglas is being interviewed by April, he starts listing film titles that he thinks describes himself, and The Bourne Identity (2002) is among them. The fight that he and April get into later in the episode was referred to by producer 'Graham Linehan' as "The Bourne Identity Fight," as he wanted it to be made in the same style as the fight scenes from the Bourne films. See more »

Quotes

Jen: Roy, let's start with you. When you're upstairs fiddling about with computers, would it hurt to smile? Don't you realise what difference that would make? Come on, let's see a smile now.
[Roy attempts a smile]
Jen: No, more warmth. Warmer. No, you're just showing more teeth. That's not warmth. I would say that's more of a threatening look actually. I'll tell you what, keep at it. That's your homework. Now, Moss.
Moss: So, what's your speech going to be about?
Jen: What speech?
Moss: Every employee of the month has to ...
[...]
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Connections

References Taxi Driver (1976) See more »

Soundtracks

The IT Crowd Theme
(uncredited)
Performed by Sid & The Comeds
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Country:

UK

Language:

English

Release Date:

12 December 2008 (UK) See more »

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Runtime:

(DVD)

Color:

Color
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