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 6, Episode 1 - Bliss For Idiots

Ben is unhappy with his lot, but is even less happy with Susan's book-writing house guest. Perhaps the Brotherhood of the Cockerel has the answer?

Broadcast details

Friday 10th March 2006
30 minutes


Show past repeats

Date Time Channel
Thursday 28th May 2009 8:30pm BBC1
Tuesday 15th November 2011 5:20pm W
Tuesday 15th November 2011 11:40pm W
Wednesday 14th December 2011 11:00am W
Wednesday 14th December 2011 5:00pm W
Saturday 24th March 2012 5:40pm W
Sunday 25th March 2012 9:40am W
Tuesday 15th May 2012 11:40am W
Thursday 14th June 2012 12:20pm W
Tuesday 10th July 2012 11:00am W
Friday 14th September 2012 12:25pm W
Friday 14th September 2012 6:20pm W
Monday 5th November 2012 7:00pm Gold
Tuesday 6th November 2012 1:00pm Gold
Friday 16th November 2012 11:00am W
Friday 16th November 2012 5:00pm W
Thursday 7th March 2013 9:20am Gold
Thursday 7th March 2013 3:30pm Gold
Saturday 23rd March 2013 6:20pm W
Sunday 24th March 2013 4:20pm W
Thursday 5th March 2015 7:00pm Gold
Friday 6th March 2015 1:05pm Gold
Friday 31st July 2015 5:40pm Gold
Saturday 1st August 2015 7:30am Gold
Monday 12th October 2015 12:40pm Gold
Monday 12th October 2015 6:40pm Gold
Friday 12th February 2016 12:00pm Gold
Friday 12th February 2016 6:40pm Gold
Thursday 4th August 2016 11:30am Gold
Thursday 4th August 2016 6:10pm Gold
Monday 19th December 2016 3:20pm W
Wednesday 29th March 2017 12:40pm Gold
Wednesday 29th March 2017 6:00pm Gold
Saturday 24th June 2017 6:00pm W
Sunday 25th June 2017 2:00pm W
Tuesday 18th July 2017 8:00am W
Tuesday 18th July 2017 4:00pm W
Monday 19th November 2018 8:50am Gold
Monday 19th November 2018 12:00pm Gold
Friday 30th November 2018 4:20pm W
Saturday 23rd February 2019 7:00pm W
Sunday 24th February 2019 6:00pm W
Saturday 19th March 2022 8:20pm W
Sunday 20th March 2022 5:20pm W
Saturday 30th July 2022 5:00pm W
Sunday 31st July 2022 3:00pm W
Saturday 3rd December 2022 4:20pm W
Sunday 4th December 2022 2:20pm W
Thursday 8th December 2022 5:40pm W
Saturday 22nd April 2023 7:00pm W
Sunday 23rd April 2023 5:00pm W
Saturday 14th October 2023 3:40pm W
Tuesday 14th November 2023 3:40pm W
Saturday 16th March 2024 3:00pm W
Sunday 17th March 2024 1:00pm W

Cast & crew

Robert Lindsay Ben Harper
Zoë Wanamaker Susan Harper
Gabriel Thomson Michael Harper
Siobhan Hayes Abi Harper
Keiron Self Roger Bailey Jr.
Rhodri Meilir Alfie Butts
Guest cast
Paul Shearer Mr. Hoxton-Jones
Colin Stinton Dr. Buck Bukowski
Olivia Hallinan Holly
Rufus Jones Gay Guy
Writing team
Brian Leveson Writer
Paul Minett Writer
Production team
Dewi Humphreys Director
John Bartlett Producer
Donald Taffner Jr. Executive Producer
Micheál Jacob Executive Producer
Chris Wadsworth Editor
Mykola Pawluk Editor
Ian Fisher Production Designer
Sandie Shepherd Production Designer
Graham Jarvis Composer

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