David Mitchell and Robert Webb star as ambassadors based in the British embassy of the fictional Asian country Tazbekistan in this BBC comedy miniseries. The programme follows the daily lives of ambassador Davis (Mitchell) and his deputy Tilly (Webb) in their roles in the Tazbekistan embassy. But as they carry out their duties, the duo constantly find themselves in trouble with the natives including when Davis accidentally kills an ibex, the country’s national animal, and when their Best of British festival fails to inspire the locals. The duo also encounter issues when they are asked to house blind dissident Amil Zarifi (Krystian Godlewski) and after a potential Tazbek Spring erupts during the president’s platinum jubilee celebrations. The episodes are: ‘The Rabbit Never Escapes’, ‘The Prince’s Trousers’ and ‘The Tazbek Spring’.
Released 7th September 2015, the series is now available to buy on DVD!