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The Durrells in Corfu 

The Durrells (original title)
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Based on the real-life events of the Durrell family as they resettle from England to Greece.
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Keeley Hawes ...  Louisa Durrell 26 episodes, 2016-2019
Josh O'Connor ...  Lawrence Durrell 26 episodes, 2016-2019
Milo Parker ...  Gerald Durrell 26 episodes, 2016-2019
Daisy Waterstone ...  Margo Durrell 26 episodes, 2016-2019
Callum Woodhouse ...  Leslie Durrell 26 episodes, 2016-2019
Alexis Georgoulis ...  Spiros Halikiopoulos 26 episodes, 2016-2019
Yorgos Karamihos ...  Theo Stephanides / ... 26 episodes, 2016-2019
Anna Savva ...  Lugaretzia 26 episodes, 2016-2019
Lucy Black Lucy Black ...  Florence Petridis 21 episodes, 2016-2019
Ulric von der Esch ...  Sven 11 episodes, 2016-2019
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Set in 1935 when the Englishwoman Louisa Durrell, whose life had fallen apart, decided to move from Bournemouth to the Greek island of Corfu. Her husband had died some years earlier and she has financial problems, when she suddenly announces that she and her four children will move to the island and a Homeric battle ensues as the family adapt to life on the island, especially when they discover that Corfu does not even have electricity at that time. But it is cheap, an earthly paradise and the Durrell family make the big step that will change their lives. Written by Vidas

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UK

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English | Greek

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16 October 2016 (USA) See more »

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The Durrells in Corfu See more »

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Corfu, Greece

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Gerald Durrell worked as an assistant or junior keeper at Whipsnade Zoo after the war See more »

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Referenced in Zoe Ball on ...: Sunday 11 (2018) See more »

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Charming and funny
24 May 2017 | by davidscott-02140See all my reviews

While I have some empathy to other reviewers who are disappointed this series strays from the original source materials of Gerald Durrell, I have no such concerns. I haven't read any of them. Instead, I see this as a charming, sun baked, Mediterranean-blue inspired bit of froth. The family is suitably wacky, the scenery is stunning and the script is full of good fun. Opa!


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