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Footballers' Wives 

TV-14 | | Drama | TV Series (2002–2006)
Drama focusing on the players at Earls Park Football Club as well as the lives of their wives and girlfriends.
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Cast

Series cast summary:
Gillian Taylforth Gillian Taylforth ...  Jackie Pascoe / ... 38 episodes, 2002-2006
Zöe Lucker Zöe Lucker ...  Tanya Turner / ... 35 episodes, 2002-2006
Paul Clarke Paul Clarke 34 episodes, 2002-2006
Alison Newman Alison Newman ...  Hazel Bailey 28 episodes, 2002-2005
Chad Shepherd ...  Ron Bateman 27 episodes, 2002-2006
Gary Lucy Gary Lucy ...  Kyle Pascoe 25 episodes, 2002-2004
Jesse Birdsall ...  Roger Webb 24 episodes, 2004-2006
Lewis Till Lewis Till ...  Swifty 24 episodes, 2002-2006
Sarah Barrand Sarah Barrand ...  Shannon Lawson / ... 23 episodes, 2004-2006
Laila Rouass ...  Amber Gates 23 episodes, 2004-2006
Greg Bennett ...  Team Coach 22 episodes, 2004-2006
John Forgeham ...  Frank Laslett 22 episodes, 2002-2006
Peter Ash Peter Ash ...  Darius Fry 21 episodes, 2003-2006
Ben Price ...  Conrad Gates 20 episodes, 2004-2006
Susie Amy ...  Chardonnay Lane-Pascoe / ... 17 episodes, 2002-2004
Ben Richards Ben Richards ...  Bruno Milligan 17 episodes, 2005-2006
Helen Latham Helen Latham ...  Lucy Milligan / ... 17 episodes, 2005-2006
Cristian Solimeno ...  Jason Turner 18 episodes, 2002-2006
Jamie Davis Jamie Davis ...  Harley Lawson 16 episodes, 2004-2005
Daniel Schutzmann Daniel Schutzmann ...  Salvatore Biagi 16 episodes, 2002-2003
Philip Bretherton ...  Stefan Hauser 16 episodes, 2002-2003
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Drama series about the women married to members of Earls Park football team. Ian gets offered a place on the first team, while his wife Donna tries to track down the son they gave up for adoption nine years ago. Glamour model Chardonnay Lane and resident heartthrob Kyle are looking forward to their wedding. Earls Park announce a new signing who is a threat to the team's current captain Jason and his scheming wife Tanya. Written by Anonymous

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Young, rich, glamorous... and going off the rails See more »

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Drama

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Official Sites:

Shed Productions

Country:

UK

Language:

English

Release Date:

8 January 2002 (UK) See more »

Also Known As:

Femme$ de footballeurs See more »

Filming Locations:

Chigwell, Essex, England, UK See more »

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Runtime:

(25 episodes)

Sound Mix:

Stereo

Color:

Color
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Trivia

Alison Newman shared a trailer with Susie Amy on the set. After Amy left the series, Newman shared with Zöe Lucker. See more »

Quotes

Frank Laslett: I think you should be my agent, I'm the one who needs an image makeover.
Hazel Bailey: Sorry Frank, even if you gave both your kidneys to dying babies you'd still smell like a septic tank.
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Featured in Favouritism: Boy George's Queerest TV Moments (2005) See more »

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So unbelievably camp... and that's the appeal!
2 March 2003 | by GlamourRockSee all my reviews

I absolutley LOVE footballer's wives!! It may have over the top characters and story lines, but that's why everyone loves it. Unfortunatley series 2 has now finished with a wicked cliffhanger of an ending, but i know that most of the UK can't wait for the third series to start. The guys are all gorgeous and the girl's outfits simply divine... I kinda of have a love- hate relationship with Tanya Turner, but she is definently the most interesting character in the show...

so come on ITV, bring back Footballer's Wives - SOON!


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