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My Family 

Ben Harper, a misanthropic dentist, has little time for most people, including his wife Susan and their children Nick, Janey and Michael.

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Cast

Series cast summary:
Robert Lindsay ...  Ben Harper 118 episodes, 2000-2011
Zoë Wanamaker ...  Susan Harper 116 episodes, 2000-2011
Gabriel Thomson ...  Michael Harper 115 episodes, 2000-2011
Daniela Denby-Ashe ...  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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Ben Harper, a misanthropic dentist, has little time for most people, including his wife Susan and their children Nick, Janey and Michael.

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Official Sites:

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UK

Language:

English

Release Date:

19 September 2000 (UK) See more »

Also Known As:

A Minha Família See more »

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Runtime:

(2 episodes) | (1 episode) | (63 episodes)

Sound Mix:

Stereo

Color:

Color

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1.78 : 1
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Trivia

Kris Marshall who played Nick Harper for 5 years was 7 years older then the character he was playing. The character was 20 however Marshall was 27. He found it hard to play the character because of the age difference. The 15 year-old Janey was played by the 21-year old Daniela Denby-Ashe. See more »

Quotes

Ben: [pulling Abi's arm] I'm desperate!
Roger: [pulling Abi's other arm; shouting] Then buy a magazine!
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Featured in Britain's Best Loved Sitcoms (2015) See more »

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special flavor
4 April 2013 | by VincentiuSee all my reviews

a BBC product. so, spiced humor, precise frame for ordinaries problems, good actors and special situations. result - an adorable series. but this is only a sketch of My family. its charm is result of great attention to details. the humor is like a mirror for each viewer. and Zoe Wanamaker is amazing as wife and mother who build measure in her family. like the performance of Robert Lindsay as head of a strange group who becomes, only accidentally, a real family.it is not an exception - many films presents situations about slices of ordinary society but, in this case, something is different. its flavor who discovers, like old Commedia dell''arte, the errors and conflicts, crisis and solutions of each day in warm light.


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