The IT Crowd is a British sitcom written by Irish director Graham Linehan and produced by British Ash Atalla for Channel 4. The theme song of the series was written by Neil Hannon. There is also a dance remix of the song for the closing music of episode 6 of season 1 by Philip Meehan. Currently, three series of six episodes each have been produced and recorded in front of a live audience, series 1 at Teddington Studios and series 2 at Pinewood Studios. The first two episodes were broadcast by Channel 4 on Friday 3 February 2006, the second series started on 24 August 2007.