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Played by Tom Basden

Noel is the nosy, irritating, too-worthy colleague who sits at the desk opposite Sam and is the bain of his existence.

Noel becomes increasingly suspicious of Sam's behaviour and decides to compile a blog and video dossier on his activities. Noel also likes to tweet.  

Tom Basden

Co-writer / "Noel"

Tom has written episodes of some of Britain’s best recent comedies, including Peep Show, Fresh Meat and the new series Plebs which he co-created.

His plays include There Is A War at the National Theatre, Joseph K at The Gate and PARTY! at the Edinburgh Fringe and Sydney International Festival, which was also turned into a BBC Radio 4 show, running for three series and nominated for a Writer’s Guild Award.

Tom is a member of sketch group Cowards, writing and performing in several Edinburgh Fringe shows, a Radio 4 series and their own TV series on BBC Four.

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