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Yes, Prime Minister

S1-E2 The Poisoned Chalice

S1-E2 The Poisoned Chalice



The visiting head of an African nation turns out to be an old college pal of Hacker - who promptly sets about trying to offload some British-made oil-rigging gear. Satirical comedy set in the world of Westminster, starring Paul Eddington and Nigel Hawthorne.

Cast & Crew

Jim Hacker David Haig
Sir Humphrey Appleby Henry Goodman
Bernard Woolley Chris Larkin
Claire Sutton Zoe Telford
Jeremy Burnham Pip Torrens
Mr Aitkeev Sevan Stephan
Director Gareth Gwenlan
Producer Gareth Gwenlan
Writer Jonathan Lynn
Writer Antony Jay
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