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 9, Episode 6 is repeated on Gold today at 12:35pm.

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 9 Episode 6: Today at 12:35pm on Gold
  2. Series 9 Episode 6: Tomorrow at 11:20am on Gold
  3. Series 9 Episode 7: Tomorrow at 12:40pm on Gold
  4. Series 9 Episode 7: Wednesday at 11:20am on Gold
  5. Series 9 Episode 9: Wednesday at 12:40pm on Gold
  6. Series 9 Episode 9: Thursday at 11:20am on Gold
  7. Series 10 Episode 1: Thursday at 12:40pm on Gold
  8. Series 10 Episode 2: Friday at 11:40am on Gold

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