Comedy about Ben, a dentist, and his family. They don't exactly get along well.

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 Ben Harper / ... (118 episodes, 2000-2011)
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 Susan Harper (116 episodes, 2000-2011)
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 Michael Harper / ... (115 episodes, 2000-2011)
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 Janey Harper / ... (95 episodes, 2000-2011)
Keiron Self ...
 Roger Bailey / ... (60 episodes, 2002-2011)
Siobhan Hayes ...
 Abi Harper / ... (59 episodes, 2002-2009)
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Comedy about Ben, a dentist, and his family. They don't exactly get along well.

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Both Robert Lindsay_ and Zoe Wanamaker_ criticised the quality of the writing in the show's later seasons. Wanamaker revealed that they both refused to film one script because it was so poor. See more »

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[Susan is writing a letter to Janey]
Ben: She never writes to me.
Susan: Well you never write to her.
Ben: I do. I wrote to her yesterday. I sent her a parental haiku. "Enclosed is cheque, you bleed me dry, stop it."
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Britains favourite family
15 January 2011 | by (United Kingdom) – See all my reviews

My Family is the most popular British sitcom of the last decade with millions ignoring the snide remarks and put downs from critics and enjoying the misadventures of the Harper Family.

Robert Lindsay and Zoe Wannamaker carry the show with ease and are supported by and large with great writing. Daniella Denby Ashe and Gabriel Thomson also deserve credit having been a part of the show since it began.

Not every episode is a classic and some of the newer characters brought in like Roger and Alfie have had limited success.

The show although still has its moments but has never really recovered from the departure of Kris Marshall as Nick. The idiot son stole the show in the first few years and I think if fans of the show had a wish it would be for him to return to the family nest.


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