The Increasingly Poor Decisions of Todd Margaret
is, as its title indicates, an account of the disastrous actions of title character Todd Margaret, an inept temp who is inadvertently tapped to head up the London division of a multi-national corporation.
October 1, 2010-February 10, 2012 (two seasons, 12 episodes) on IFC
Season 1 is available on DVD.
The Increasingly Poor Decisions of Todd Margaret was developed as a pilot for the Channel 4 series Comedy Showcase in the U.K., and aired there in November 2009. It was then picked up for a full series by both Channel 4 and American network IFC, with a revised pilot leading off the six-episode first season in October 2010. IFC picked up a second season the following year, which concluded the series.
David Cross as Todd Margaret
Sharon Horgan as Alice
Blake Harrison as Dave
Will Arnett as Brent Wilts
The Increasingly Poor Decisions of Todd Margaret was created by star David Cross, who also co-writes each episode with Shaun Pye.