A British sitcom about a family going through everyday life in the Royle family house.
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A British sitcom about a family going through everyday life in the Royle family house.

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14 September 1998 (UK)  »

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Familien Royle  »

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(18 episodes) | (2 episodes)

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Trivia

Caroline Aherne exited the show following the third series in 2000, wishing to move on to new projects. It was thought that it would continue in spite of Aherne's absence, but Ricky Tomlinson also quit the series, to ensure that it did not continue without creator and co-star Aherne's input. Both Aherne and Tomlinson returned in 2006 for the special "The Queen of Sheba", which Aherne co-wrote. See more »

Quotes

Antony Royle: Who's stunk that toilet out?
Barbara Royle: Who d'ya think.
Jim Royle: Well that's what its for isn't it, where d'you expect me to shit? You'd soon have something to worry about if I crapped in the kitchen.
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Connections

Remade as The Kennedys (2001) See more »

Soundtracks

Half The World Away
Written by Noel Gallagher
Performed by Oasis
Track 3 of the "Whatever" single release
Creation Records CRESCD195
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Very amusing
23 February 2003 | by See all my reviews

Jim Royle is a "hard working" father who tries to look after his wild family.

I'll rephrase all of that: Jim Royle is a lazy old man who sits in a chair all day long watching television, and the other members of the family are just as bad. The son (Anthony) does all their work for them. I love this TV series, I find it very amusing and always tune in on Monday nights! You HAVE to watch this!

8/10


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