Birds of a Feather (1989–2014)

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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 (110 episodes, 1989-2014)
Linda Robson ...
 Tracey Stubbs (110 episodes, 1989-2014)
Lesley Joseph ...
 Dorien Green (110 episodes, 1989-2014)
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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Series 9 was the only series to feature neither Doug McFerran (Darryl Stubbs) nor David Cardy (Chris Theodopolopodous). See more »

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[Dorien enters]
Dorien Green: Good afternoon, neighbours.
Sharon Theodopolopoudos: It was, up until now.
Dorien Green: Now, now, Sharon. Fat people are supposed to be jolly; it's a tradition.
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The ending theme for each episode, bar one, was Pauline Quirke & Linda Robson singing "What'll I Do". 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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Brilliant 1990s Britcome
20 September 2006 | by (United Kingdom) – See all my reviews

Birds of a feather was a great sitcom which is very underrated. It ran for 9 years & over 100 episodes yet only one DVD has been released so far. Best actress by far was Pauline Quirke whom was born to play Sharon (I disagree completely with the user above who says she was the worst) Linda & Lesley were also great Lesley especially in support. The best of 'Birds of a Feather' was the first 6 series with the original actors playing Darryl & Chris, their replacements are nowhere near as good (although Chris's replacement actyally played Chris first ironically). Classic episodes such as Dorien singing Madonna's 'Like a Virgin' & Sharon & Tracey going to LA thinking George Hamilton is a relative make this a show to remember & be watched by new generations.

I hope the whole series is released to DVD soon!


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