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

My Family

  • TV sitcom
  • BBC One
  • 2000 - 2011
  • 120 episodes (11 series)

A long-running, high rating BBC One sitcom about an average middle class family. Stars Robert Lindsay and Zoe Wanamaker. Stars Robert Lindsay, Zoë Wanamaker, Gabriel Thomson, Daniela Denby-Ashe, Siobhan Hayes and more.

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Series 2, Episode 4 - Trust Never Sleeps

Ben has yet another new assistant, this latest one was dumped by her dentist husband.

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Ben has yet another new assistant, this latest one was dumped by her dentist husband.

When Janey has a party to celebrate getting an A in French, the neighbours complain about a man urinating out of a window... who could that be - it couldn't possibly be Ben because he is in Oxford... isn't he!?!

Broadcast details

Friday 21st September 2001
30 minutes


Show past repeats

Date Time Channel
Monday 15th August 2011 2:20pm W
Monday 15th August 2011 11:40pm W
Wednesday 12th October 2011 5:20pm W
Thursday 13th October 2011 1:20am W
Saturday 17th December 2011 6:00pm W
Sunday 18th December 2011 3:15pm W
Sunday 8th January 2012 2:20pm W
Wednesday 25th January 2012 12:40pm W
Wednesday 25th January 2012 5:40pm W
Monday 1st October 2012 1:40pm Gold
Monday 1st October 2012 7:40pm Gold
Wednesday 17th October 2012 12:20pm W
Saturday 29th December 2012 4:15pm W
Wednesday 9th January 2013 1:00pm Gold
Wednesday 9th January 2013 7:00pm Gold
Thursday 4th July 2013 4:20pm W
Tuesday 20th January 2015 7:00pm Gold
Wednesday 21st January 2015 1:40pm Gold
Friday 29th May 2015 7:20pm Gold
Tuesday 8th September 2015 12:40pm Gold
Tuesday 8th September 2015 6:35pm Gold
Monday 11th January 2016 12:00pm Gold
Monday 11th January 2016 6:40pm Gold
Thursday 19th May 2016 12:15pm Gold
Thursday 19th May 2016 7:00pm Gold
Sunday 6th November 2016 8:20pm W
Tuesday 24th January 2017 11:50am Gold
Tuesday 24th January 2017 4:20pm Gold
Saturday 25th March 2017 7:20pm W
Saturday 27th January 2018 8:20pm W
Sunday 28th January 2018 5:20pm W
Tuesday 6th February 2018 11:20am Gold
Tuesday 31st July 2018 12:20pm Gold
Thursday 8th November 2018 4:20pm W
Tuesday 13th November 2018 8:15am Gold
Tuesday 13th November 2018 11:50am Gold
Saturday 26th January 2019 8:20pm W
Sunday 27th January 2019 7:20pm W
Wednesday 6th March 2019 12:55pm Gold
Thursday 7th March 2019 11:35am Gold
Sunday 8th September 2019 8:00pm Drama
Tuesday 14th September 2021 8:30pm BBC1
Saturday 22nd January 2022 8:20pm W
Sunday 23rd January 2022 5:20pm W
Saturday 4th June 2022 5:00pm W
Sunday 5th June 2022 3:00pm W
Saturday 8th October 2022 5:40pm W
Sunday 9th October 2022 3:40pm W
Monday 7th November 2022 6:20pm W
Tuesday 8th November 2022 5:00pm W
Saturday 18th February 2023 5:20pm W
Sunday 19th February 2023 4:20pm W
Saturday 12th August 2023 8:20pm W
Saturday 13th January 2024 6:20pm W
Sunday 14th January 2024 4:20pm W
Saturday 25th May 2024 3:40pm W
Sunday 26th May 2024 11:40am W

Cast & crew

Robert Lindsay Ben Harper
Zoë Wanamaker Susan Harper
Gabriel Thomson Michael Harper
Daniela Denby-Ashe Janey Harper
Kris Marshall Nick Harper
Guest cast
Barbara Keogh Mrs. Norton
Tricia Kelly Dental Assistant
Jonie Broom Salesman
Ray Panthaki Gary
Lauren Holden Jackie
Preeya Kalidas Miranda
Susie Amy Donna
Sydney Stevenson Sophie
Gary Shelford Declan
Writing team
Ian Brown Writer
James Hendrie Writer
Production team
Dewi Humphreys Director
John Bartlett Producer
Donald Taffner Jr. Executive Producer
Geoffrey Perkins Executive Producer
Fred Barron Executive Producer
Chris Wadsworth Editor
Ian Fisher Production Designer
Merle Downie Production Designer
Graham Jarvis Composer

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