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 / ... (133 episodes, 1989-2017)
Linda Robson ...
 Tracey / ... (133 episodes, 1989-2017)
Lesley Joseph ...
 Dorien / ... (133 episodes, 1989-2017)
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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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16 October 1989 (UK)  »

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The sitcom was revived in 2014. 16 years after the last episode was broadcast. See more »

Quotes

[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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Crazy Credits

The ending theme for each episode, bar one, was Pauline Quirke & Linda Robson singing "What'll I Do". See more »

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Featured in Comedy Connections: Birds of a Feather (2004) See more »

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What'll I Do
(title music)
Written by Irving Berlin
Arranged by David Snell
Sung by Pauline Quirke and Linda Robson
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family entertainment with a bite
16 April 2016 | by (australia) – See all my reviews

This remains one of the best sit coms. It has it all - laugh out loud lines, pathos, an actual plot, excellent acting and very good scripts. It is easy to watch and so very enjoyable even after all these years.

Tracey and Sharon, with their neighbour Dorian have changed in attitude and especially size, over the years and have actually aged like real people. Their problems have altered slightly but the sisters are always short of money while Dorian seems to have more and more - usually. Tracey's boys add to the story while remaining as side plots.

This is a show you can sit down to for a truly enjoyable half hour that will ensure huge laughs, many smiles and some knowing nodding of head in agreement.


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