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Birds of a Feather 

Not Rated | | Comedy | TV Series (1989–2019)
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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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Cast

Series cast summary:
Pauline Quirke ...  Sharon / ... 128 episodes, 1989-2017
Linda Robson Linda Robson ...  Tracey / ... 128 episodes, 1989-2017
Lesley Joseph 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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Comedy

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Country:

UK

Language:

English

Release Date:

16 October 1989 (UK) See more »

Also Known As:

Hallo Mädels! See more »

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(1 episode) | (1 episode) | (4 episodes) | (1 episode) | (95 episodes)

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Stereo

Color:

Color

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1.33 : 1
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Trivia

Series 9 was the only series to feature neither Doug McFerran (Darryl Stubbs) nor David Cardy (Chris Theodopolopodous). See more »

Quotes

Dorien Green: Frankly, Sharon, I'd rather bury a close relative.
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Crazy Credits

The ending theme for each episode, bar one, was Pauline Quirke & Linda Robson singing "What'll I Do". See more »

Connections

Referenced in Who's Doing the Dishes?: Lee Macdonald (2016) See more »

Soundtracks

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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Amongst the best ever made
1 January 2011 | by jocelynhunterSee all my reviews

This series is amongst the best ever written. I grew up with this show, and after just watching it again on tele, am about to run out and grab the DVD. It is even better than I remember it as a child.

This is both hilarious and heart wrenching at times, I can't remember the last time I was funny myself silly and then getting wet around the eyes in such a short time. These women are amazing actresses, and you care deeply about their characters.

I think we can all see parts of Tracey and Sharon in people we know, even ourselves, although at times Dorian is a little unrealistic. However, she is there to lighten the show and provides many opportunities to laugh out loud.

There has been no series made this decade that could be classed in its league.


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