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Birds of a Feather 

Not Rated | | Comedy | TV Series (1989–2018)
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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 cast summary:
...  Sharon / ... 128 episodes, 1989-2017
Linda Robson ...  Tracey / ... 128 episodes, 1989-2017
Lesley Joseph ...  Dorien / ... 128 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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Hallo Mädels!  »

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Trivia

David Cardy played Chris Theodopolopodus, in 1989, during the first series. He was later replaced by Peter Polycarpou in 1990, from the second series until the sixth, in 1994. However, David Cardy took over the role again in 1997, from the seventh series until the end of the series run. 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 first and second series theme song was the original version of "What'll I Do", written and performed by Irv Berlin. See more »

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Featured in Auntie's Bloomers: Auntie's Bloomers (1991) 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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Return of a Classic
5 January 2014 | by See all my reviews

When I heard of the news about the 10th series late last year. I thought please be as funny as the earlier once and I have to say it was. I just watched the latest episode and what a start with great banter between the sisters and still maintaining the charm of the older series. I'm glad they didn't go over board with the script by trying to force laughs that some try to do and kept the original series at the heart of it.

I don't get the mixed reviews it received from critics but that's always going to happen with a show that's been brought back. I don't think they understand that it's meant to be a bit tongue 'n' cheek, lighten up a bit. Anyway I liked it so that's good enough for me.


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