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The Brothers 

Robert Hammond died while "doing the deed" with his secretary/mistress Jennifer. His 3 sons Edward, Brian and David inherit the family trucking company and try to run it.
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Cast

Series cast summary:
Jean Anderson ...  Mary Hammond 92 episodes, 1972-1976
Robin Chadwick Robin Chadwick ...  David Hammond 92 episodes, 1972-1976
Jennifer Wilson Jennifer Wilson ...  Jennifer Kingsley / ... 92 episodes, 1972-1976
Derek Benfield ...  Bill Riley 89 episodes, 1972-1976
Richard Easton ...  Brian Hammond 85 episodes, 1972-1976
Patrick O'Connell Patrick O'Connell ...  Edward Hammond 82 episodes, 1973-1976
Hilary Tindall Hilary Tindall ...  Ann Hammond 48 episodes, 1972-1976
Margaret Ashcroft Margaret Ashcroft ...  Gwen Riley 48 episodes, 1974-1976
Colin Baker ...  Paul Merroney 46 episodes, 1974-1976
Gabrielle Drake ...  Jill Hammond / ... 39 episodes, 1972-1974
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Robert Hammond died while "doing the deed" with his secretary/mistress Jennifer. His 3 sons Edward, Brian and David inherit the family trucking company and try to run it. Written by <rzg@netvisiob.net.il>

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Country:

UK

Language:

English

Release Date:

10 March 1972 (UK) See more »

Also Known As:

Arvingarna See more »

Filming Locations:

Greenwich, London, England, UK

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Technical Specs

Runtime:

(92 episodes)

Sound Mix:

Mono

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

1.33 : 1
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Trivia

Glyn Owen left the series after the opening 10 episodes. He was replaced by Patrick O' Donnell for the rest of the series. See more »

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Referenced in The Cult of...: The Brothers (2008) See more »

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Great 70s series
14 September 2018 | by kpb1962See all my reviews

Glynn Owen wasn't suited to the role of Edward Hammond Patrick o Connell played the role with warmth and feeling glyn played a better role later on as jack Rolfe in Howard's way both great actors have this on DVD Colin baker as the slimy businessman Paul merroney another great actor great story about the haulage business


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