Brent is obviously resentful of the company s success. Glynn aka taffy david schaal the misogynistic sexist warehouse manager at the company and lee s supervisor who is seen as being very slack and has little respect for anyone who works outside the warehouse particularly management. When he does speak his comments can be eloquent and sometimes disturbing. Created written and directed by ricky gervais and stephen merchant the programme is about the day to day lives of office employees in the slough branch of the fictitious wernham hogg paper company. Being an insecure narcissistic alcoholic he believes he is a successful maverick in the business world and a renaissance man talented in philosophy music and comedy. He likes to dominate conversations and is successful with women but shows a humourless violent attitude when he loses the staff quiz in series one.
An arrogant show off and boaster he claims to be the record holder of the fastest lap down at superkarts. Because of this he becomes the target for most of david s well meaning but hideously misguided attempts to show what a politically correct and racially tolerant man he is. Dawn tinsley edit dawn tinsley is the company receptionist and brent s dogsbody. He takes pride in being team leader not realising his title is mostly meaningless he imposes the little authority he has on his co workers. Donna sally bretton introduced in series one episode two as the daughter of brent s friends ron and elaine who has come to work at the office. The brent character also featured in the 2016 film the office values and realising potential edit in 2004 microsoft uk commissioned two 20 minute corporate videos featuring brent being interviewed by jeff merchant a microsoft employee who becomes increasingly exasperated by brent s antics.
Bonus features include the how i made the office documentary a documentary on the making of the specials titled the office closed for business a commentary on the second part of the christmas special deleted scenes out takes a video diary the full uncut music video of david brent s cover of if you don t know me by now a featurette on the making of freelove freeway and a golden globes featurette. Although he wishes to leave wernham hogg to study psychology his insecurity prevents him from taking any significant action. He is young charming professional and energetic a more competent manager than brent and has a better relationship with staff british tv show about dating.As well as being shown internationally on bbc worldwide channels such as bbc prime bbc america and bbc canada the series has been sold to broadcasters in over 80 countries including abc1 in australia the comedy network in canada tvnz in new zealand and the pan asian satellite channelstar world based in hong kong. He is such a bad loser at the quiz he exclaims he and brent can beat the team who beat them at many other things so decides he can beat them at thowing and if he throws over the building anything they choose they will win the quiz and the champagne instead which they eventually do with tim s shoe being the nominated object .
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