Birds of a Feather (1989–2015)

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Comedy series following the lives of sisters Tracey and Sharon who are left to fend for themselves after their husbands are arrested for armed robbery.

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 Sharon Theodopolopodous / ... (124 episodes, 1989-2015)
Linda Robson ...
 Tracey Stubbs / ... (124 episodes, 1989-2015)
Lesley Joseph ...
 Dorien Green / ... (124 episodes, 1989-2015)
Alun Lewis ...
 Darryl Stubbs / ... (51 episodes, 1989-1996)
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Comedy series following the lives of sisters Tracey and Sharon who are left to fend for themselves after their husbands are arrested for armed robbery.

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The series originally ran from October 16th 1989 until December 24th 1994. With a special flashback episode, The Chigwell Years, broadcast on March 3rd 1996. And the series returned on May 26th 1997 until the last episode on the December 24th 1998. See more »

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Dorien Green: Frankly, Sharon, I'd rather bury a close relative.
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The series 3 - 9 opening theme tune was sung by Pauline Quirke & Linda Robson. See more »

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Featured in 50 Greatest Families (2008) See more »

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What'll I Do
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Written by Irving Berlin
Arranged by David Snell
Sung by Pauline Quirke and Linda Robson
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Amongst the best ever made
1 January 2011 | by (Melbourne, Aust) – See all my reviews

This series is amongst the best ever written. I grew up with this show, and after just watching it again on tele, am about to run out and grab the DVD. It is even better than I remember it as a child.

This is both hilarious and heart wrenching at times, I can't remember the last time I was funny myself silly and then getting wet around the eyes in such a short time. These women are amazing actresses, and you care deeply about their characters.

I think we can all see parts of Tracey and Sharon in people we know, even ourselves, although at times Dorian is a little unrealistic. However, she is there to lighten the show and provides many opportunities to laugh out loud.

There has been no series made this decade that could be classed in its league.


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