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.

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

Genre
Sitcom
Broadcast
2000 - 2011
Channel
BBC One
Episodes
120   (11 series), plus 1 Comic Relief special
Creator
Fred Barron
Starring
Robert Lindsay, Zoë Wanamaker, Daniela Denby-Ashe, Gabriel Thomson, Siobhan Hayes, Keiron Self, Kris Marshall, Rhodri Meilir and others
Writers
Fred Barron, Ian Brown, James Hendrie, Andrea Solomons, Brian Leveson and Paul Minett
Directors
Dewi Humphreys, Baz Taylor, Nic Phillips and Ed Bye
Producer
John Bartlett

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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First broadcast
Tuesday 19th September 2000 on BBC One
Last new broadcast
Friday 2nd September 2011 on BBC One at 8:30pm
Last repeat
Sunday 14th July 2019 at 7:00pm on W

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