We use cookies to improve your experience of our website. Cookies perform functions like recognising you each time you visit and delivering advertising messages that are relevant to you. Read more here

Yes, Prime Minister

S1-E2 The Poisoned Chalice

S1-E2 The Poisoned Chalice

not currently available
Add this to your watchlist to find out when it is available via broadcast or catch-up.


After exposing Sir Humphrey's scheme to get Britain into the euro, Jim holds a dinner to welcome the Kumranistan foreign secretary and pave the way for the huge loan that will save Europe. Meanwhile, the BBC is planning a major TV programme about the government's crisis. Modern update of the political comedy, starring David Haig and Henry Goodman.

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
see more


Have Your Say What did you think of The Poisoned Chalice?

view all comments (0)