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Derek Fowlds in Yes, Minister

Yes, Minister

1980 NR

One of the BBC's best and most famous series, "Yes, Minister" brought subtle but biting British humor to the small screen week after week. Newbie cabinet minister Jim Hacker (Paul Eddington) bumps up against the machinations of veteran civil servant Sir Humphrey Appleby (Nigel Hawthorne) in this comedy of manners. This series includes the pivotal pilot episode, "Open Government."

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