My Life and Times (1991– )

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1991
Nominated for 1 Primetime Emmy. See more awards »
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Series cast summary:
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 Ben Miller (6 episodes, 1991)
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 Susan (6 episodes, 1991)
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 Rebecca Miller (6 episodes, 1991)
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 Robert Miller (3 episodes, 1991)
Harriet Medin ...
 Jessie / ... (3 episodes, 1991)
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 Daniel Miller (2 episodes, 1991)
Sean Baca ...
 Daniel Miller - age 11 / ... (2 episodes, 1991)
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 Melanie Miller - age 3 / ... (2 episodes, 1991)
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 Young Jessie (2 episodes, 1991)
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Ben Miller was an elderly man living in a nursing home in the year 2035, who frequently reminisced about his past life in this critically acclaimed series. Each episode was set in a different year, and detailed Ben's days as a college student, his courtship with wife Rebecca, and other important moments in his life. Written by Marty McKee <mmckee@wkio.com>

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24 April 1991 (USA)  »

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[opening narration]
Ben Miller: I can't say that I've seen everything but I've seen a lot. I've seen footsteps on the moon and seen myself stumble. I've seen fear and did my darndest not to be afraid. I've survived the nineties and braved the millennium. I've loved and lost and learned to love again. And I've learned that life is an adventure. You have to hold on and let it carry you away. I've let in carry me to me to the year 2035 and I'm here to tell the tale. I'm Ben Miller and this is my life and times.
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See you in 2035!
28 January 2003 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

This was an awesome show. I guess I am one of the few who did see it, and, fortunately, taped 5 of the 6 episodes. "Jessie" was so well written, acted and edited I've watched it a number of times to just enjoy something done so well.

That episode was the first thing I saw Claudia Christian in, and have been a fan of hers ever since. Met her once (lucky me!) and got to tell her that also! She said she really enjoyed working on that and was quite proud of it.

Ditto for Helen Hunt, that's where she first came to my awareness too, and I followed her happily to "Mad About You".

My second favorite episode (close behind "Jessie") is "Fare on Park Avenue" -- SO well done. Like too many exceptional quality shows that don't fit a preconceived formula, it didn't get a chance to build an audience.


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