My Family. Image shows from L to R: Michael Harper (Gabriel Thomson), Susan Harper (Zoë Wanamaker), Ben Harper (Robert Lindsay), Janey Harper (Daniela Denby-Ashe).

My Family

BBC One sitcom about a family. 120 episodes (11 series), 2000 - 2011. Stars Robert Lindsay, Zoë Wanamaker, Daniela Denby-Ashe, Gabriel Thomson and others.

Series 1, Episode 2 is repeated on Gold today at 11:20am.

My Family. Image shows from L to R: Janey Harper (Daniela Denby-Ashe), Susan Harper (Zoë Wanamaker), Michael Harper (Gabriel Thomson), Ben Harper (Robert Lindsay), Abi Harper (Siobhan Hayes), Roger Bailey Jr. (Keiron Self). Copyright: DLT Entertainment Ltd. / Rude Boy Productions.

My Family

A long-running, high rating BBC One sitcom about an average middle class family. Stars Robert Lindsay and Zoe Wanamaker

2000 - 2011
120   (11 series), plus 1 Comic Relief special
Fred Barron
Robert Lindsay, Zoë Wanamaker, Daniela Denby-Ashe, Gabriel Thomson, Siobhan Hayes, Keiron Self, Kris Marshall, Rhodri Meilir and others
Fred Barron, Ian Brown, James Hendrie, Andrea Solomons, Brian Leveson and Paul Minett
Dewi Humphreys, Baz Taylor, Nic Phillips and Ed Bye
John Bartlett, Donald Taffner Jr., Micheál Jacob, Geoffrey Perkins, Sophie Clarke-Jervoise, Tom Anderson, Fred Barron, Ian Brown, James Hendrie and Simon Lupton

Ben Harper is a dentist with a cynical outlook on life. He is married to Susan, a control freak who can't cook. They have three children: dosy Nick, shallow Janey and clever Michael.

During the ten series of this sitcom other characters have come and gone. They include Ben and Susan's niece Abi; Ben's dental assistant Brigitte; over-enthusiastic Roger Bailey, a dentist who managed innocently infuriate Ben whenever they met; and Nick's scruffy Welsh friend Alfie Butts.

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Broadcast details

First broadcast
Tuesday 19th September 2000 on BBC One
Last new broadcast
Friday 2nd September 2011 on BBC One at 8:30pm
Upcoming repeats
  1. Series 1 Episode 2: Today at 11:20am on Gold
  2. Series 1 Episode 3: Today at 12:40pm on Gold
  3. Series 1 Episode 3: Tomorrow at 11:20am on Gold
  4. Series 1 Episode 4: Tomorrow at 12:40pm on Gold
  5. Series 1 Episode 4: Saturday at 10:40am on Gold
  6. Series 6 Episode 1: Saturday at 7pm on W
  7. Series 6 Episode 2: Saturday at 7:40pm on W
  8. Series 6 Episode 3: Saturday at 8:20pm on W
  9. Series 6 Episode 1: Sunday at 6pm on W
  10. Series 6 Episode 2: Sunday at 6:40pm on WShow all repeats
  11. Series 6 Episode 3: Sunday at 7:20pm on W
  12. Series 1 Episode 5: Monday at 12:20pm on Gold
  13. Series 1 Episode 5: Tuesday at 11:20am on Gold
  14. Series 1 Episode 6: Tuesday at 12:40pm on Gold
  15. Series 1 Episode 6: Wednesday at 11:20am on Gold
  16. Series 1 Episode 7: Wednesday at 12:40pm on Gold
  17. Series 1 Episode 7: Thursday 28th February at 11:20am on Gold
  18. Series 1 Episode 8: Thursday 28th February at 12:40pm on Gold
  19. Series 1 Episode 8: Friday 1st March at 11:15am on Gold
  20. Series 2 Episode 1: Friday 1st March at 12:35pm on Gold
  21. Series 2 Episode 1: Saturday 2nd March at 9:40am on Gold
  22. Series 6 Episode 4: Saturday 2nd March at 7pm on W
  23. Series 6 Episode 5: Saturday 2nd March at 7:40pm on W
  24. Series 6 Episode 6: Saturday 2nd March at 8:20pm on W
  25. Series 6 Episode 4: Sunday 3rd March at 6pm on W
  26. Series 6 Episode 5: Sunday 3rd March at 6:40pm on W
  27. Series 6 Episode 6: Sunday 3rd March at 7:20pm on W
  28. Series 2 Episode 2: Monday 4th March at 12:55pm on Gold
  29. Series 2 Episode 2: Tuesday 5th March at 11:35am on Gold
  30. Series 2 Episode 3: Tuesday 5th March at 12:55pm on Gold
  31. Series 2 Episode 3: Wednesday 6th March at 11:40am on Gold
  32. Series 2 Episode 4: Wednesday 6th March at 12:55pm on Gold
  33. Series 2 Episode 4: Thursday 7th March at 11:35am on Gold
  34. Series 2 Episode 5: Thursday 7th March at 12:55pm on Gold
  35. Series 2 Episode 5: Friday 8th March at 11:35am on Gold
  36. Series 2 Episode 6: Friday 8th March at 12:55pm on Gold

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