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, Gabriel Thomson, Daniela Denby-Ashe and others.

Series 5 - Glad Tidings We Bring

Christmas for Susan means the ideal opportunity to take control of Ben, that is until Janey arrives home and makes the big announcement: she is getting married!

Further details

A wedding to organise shrieks Susan with glee. No more Janey to support exclaims Ben with equal delight. But their joy is short lived when they meet her fiance!

Broadcast details

Date
Friday 24th December 2004
Time
9pm
Channel
BBC One
Length
60 minutes

Cast & crew

Regular cast
Robert Lindsay Ben Harper
Zoë Wanamaker Susan Harper
Gabriel Thomson Michael Harper
Daniela Denby-Ashe Janey Harper
Siobhan Hayes Abi Harper
Keiron Self Roger Bailey Jr.
Kris Marshall Nick Harper
Guest cast
Rosemary Leach Grace (Susan's Mother)
Alex Dawson Hubert
John Hodgkinson Vicar
Verity Dearsley Molly
Danny Webb Ches
Freddie Davies Ches Senior
Edna Doré Edie
Michael Mears Nige
Peter Heppelthwaite Nev
Cressida Whyte Marina
Laura Harling Lucy
Matthew Bose Lars
Stephen Evans Registrar's Assistant
Glyn Holme Kenzo
Haydn Holme Kenzo
Writing team
Andrea Solomons Writer
Production team
Dewi Humphreys Director
John Bartlett Producer
Donald Taffner Jr. Executive Producer
Sophie Clarke-Jervoise Executive Producer
Ian Brown Executive Producer
James Hendrie Executive Producer
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