List of My Family episodes

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The following is a list of episodes for the British sitcom My Family, that aired on BBC One from 19 September 2000 to 2 September 2011.[1]

Overview[edit]

For the First series episodes aired from 19 September to 7 November 2000, mostly on Tuesdays at 8:30 pm.[1] The second series, of thirteen episodes, aired from 31 August to 30 November 2001 on Fridays at 8:30 pm and the third series, of twelve episodes, from 6 September to 12 December 2002, firstly on Fridays at 8:30 pm then Thursday at 8:00 pm.[1] The 2002 Christmas special aired at 6:55 pm.[1] The thirteen-episode fourth series aired from 21 March to 13 June 2003 on Fridays, mostly at 8:30 pm.[1] A Christmas special aired on 5 December 2003 and a further special aired on 12 March 2004.[2] The fifth series, of thirteen episodes, aired from 19 March to 18 June 2004.[2] The 2004 Christmas special aired on 25 December 2004 and the 2005 special on 24 December 2005.[2] The seven-episode sixth series aired from 10 March to 28 April 2006, followed by a Christmas special on 25 December 2006.[2] Series Seven, of nine episodes, aired from 6 April to 8 June 2007.[3] A Christmas special aired on 26 December 2007 at 7:00 pm. The eighth series aired from 11 April to 23 May 2008 on Friday evenings at 9:00 pm, moving to 9:30 pm from the second episode onwards. The 2008 Christmas special aired on 24 December at 8:30 pm.[4][5] The ninth series, of nine episodes aired from 2 April to 14 May 2009 on Thursday evenings at 8:30pm, moving to 8:00pm from the second episode onwards. However, episodes 4 and 5 were broadcast on Sunday 19 May at 8pm and 8:30pm respectively.[6] A Christmas special aired on 24 December 2009 at 8pm. The tenth series, of nine episodes, began airing from 9 July 2010 to 27 August 2010 on Friday nights at 9pm, with two episodes that had to be rescheduled being aired on 17 June and 29 July 2011 respectively. The eleventh series, also of nine episodes, began airing on 1 July 2011. All episodes are thirty minutes long, except six of the Christmas specials.[1] The 2004, 2005 and 2006 Christmas specials are 50 minutes long whilst the 2007, 2008 and 2009 specials are 60 minutes long.[7] All episodes originally aired on BBC One.

Episodes[edit]

Series Episodes Originally aired DVD release Christmas Specials
Region 1 Region 2
One 8 2000 10 October 2006 22 March 2004 N/A
Two 13 2001 10 October 2006 7 June 2004 N/A
Three 14 2002 13 October 2009 12 September 2005 "Ding Dong Merrily"
Four 14 2003 13 October 2009 20 March 2006 "Sixty Feet Under"
Five 16 2004–2005 18 September 2006 "Glad Tidings We Bring" & "...And I'll Cry If I Want To"
Six 8 2006 25 June 2007 "The Heart of Christmas"
Seven 10 2007 24 September 2007 "Ho Ho No"
Eight 8 2008 14 July 2008 "Have An Unhappy Christmas"
Nine 10 2009 25 May 2009 "2039: A Christmas Oddity"
Ten 10 2010 6 September 2010 "Mary Christmas"
Eleven 9 2011 15 August 2011 N/A

Series One (2000)[edit]

Main article: My Family (series 1)
Episode Number Broadcast Date Title Written by Viewership (Millions)
1 – 1.1 19 September 2000 "The Serpent's Tooth" James Hendrie & Ian Brown 8.48
2 – 1.2 26 September 2000 "A Pain In The Class" James Hendrie & Ian Brown 7.46
3 – 1.3 3 October 2000 "Droit De Seigneur Ben" Fred Barron & Shawn Schepps 5.95
4 – 1.4 10 October 2000 "The Last Resort" Steve Armogida, Jim Armogida, James Hendrie & Ian Brown 5.42
5 – 1.5 17 October 2000 "Farewell To Alarms" Steve Armogida & Jim Armogida 6.89
6 – 1.6 24 October 2000 "Death And Ben Take A Policy" Fred Barron & Penny Cost 6.19
7 – 1.7 30 October 2000 "The Awkward Phase" Fred Barron 8.38
8 – 1.8 7 November 2000 "Much Ado About Ben" Steve Armogida & Jim Armogida 7.62

Series Two (2001)[edit]

Main article: My Family (series 2)
Episode Number Broadcast Date Title Written by Viewership (Millions)
9 – 2.1 31 August 2001 "All Roads Lead To Ramon" James Hendrie & Ian Brown 8.95
10 – 2.2 7 September 2001 "The Unkindest Cut" Steve Armogida & Jim Armogida 9.04
11 – 2.3 14 September 2001 "Parisian Beauty" Anrdea Solomons 8.24
12 – 2.4 21 September 2001 "Trust Never Sleeps" James Hendrie & Ian Brown 9.55
13 – 2.5 28 September 2001 "Death And Ben Take A Holiday" Fred Barron 9.65
14 – 2.6 5 October 2001 "Driving Miss Crazy" James Hendrie & Ian Brown 11
15 – 2.7 12 October 2001 "I Second That Emulsion" James Hendrie & Ian Brown 11.22
16 – 2.8 19 October 2001 "The Age Of Romance" James Hendire & Ian Brown 11.05
17 – 2.9 26 October 2001 "Get Cartier" Fred Barron 11.06
18 – 2.10 2 November 2001 "Tis A Pity She's A Whore" Steve Armogida & Jim Armogida 11.06
19 – 2.11 9 November 2001 "The Last Supper" Steve Armogida & Jim Armogida 12.54
20 – 2.12 23 November 2001 "Ben Wants To Be A Millionaire" Steve Armogida & Jim Armogida 11.22
21 – 2.13 30 November 2001 "Breakable" James Hendrie & Ian Brown 11.15

Series Three (2002)[edit]

Main article: My Family (series 3)
Episode Number Broadcast Date Title Written by Viewers (millions)
22 – 3.1 6 September 2002 "Absent Vixen, Cheeky Monkey" James Hendrie & Ian Brown 8.10
23 – 3.2 13 September 2002 "Shrink Rap" Fred Barron and Sophie Hetherington 8.28
24 – 3.3 20 September 2002 "Desperately Squeaking Susan" James Hendrie & Ian Brown 8.23
25 – 3.4 27 September 2002 "Of Mice And Ben" Steve Armogida & Jim Armogida 8.12
26 – 3.5 3 October 2002 "Imperfect Strangers" James Hendrie & Ian Brown 7.34
27 – 3.6 10 October 2002 "The Second Greatest Story Ever Told" Steve Armogida & Jim Armogida 8.14
28 – 3.7 17 October 2002 "Waiting To Inhale" Fred Barron 6.16
29 – 3.8 24 October 2002 "Misery" Andrea Solomons 8.57
30 – 3.9 7 November 2002 "Auto Erotica" Steve Armogida & Jim Armogida 7.94
31 – 3.10 21 November 2002 "A Handful Of Dust" James Hendrie & Ian Brown 7.82
32 – 3.11 28 November 2002 "The Lost Weekend" James Hendrie & Ian Brown 7.23
33 – 3.12 5 December 2002 "Ghosts" Andrea Solomons 7.68
34 – 3.13 12 December 2002 "One Flew Out Of The Cuckoo's Nest" Steve Armogida & Jim Armogida 7.24
35 – 3.14 25 December 2002 "Ding Dong Merrily" James Hendrie & Ian Brown 8.57

Series Four (2003)[edit]

Main article: My Family (series 4)
Episode Number Broadcast Date Title Written by
36 – 4.1 21 March 2003 "Fitting Punishment" James Hendrie & Ian Brown
37 – 4.2 28 March 2003 "They Shoot Harpers, Don't They?" James Hendrie & Ian Brown
38 – 4.3 4 April 2003 "The Great Escape" Steve Armogida & Jim Armogida
39 – 4.4 11 April 2003 "Return Of The Prodigal Prat" Steve Armogida & Jim Armogida
40 – 4.5 18 April 2003 "Owed To Susan" Steve Armogida & Jim Armogida
41 – 4.6 25 April 2003 "Deliverance" Andrea Solomons
42 – 4.7 2 May 2003 "Blind Justice" Andrea Solomons
43 – 4.8 9 May 2003 "Friday The 31st" James Hendrie & Ian Brown
44 – 4.9 16 May 2003 "Sitting Targets" James Hendrie & Ian Brown
45 – 4.10 23 May 2003 "Loco Parentis" Andrea Solomons
46 – 4.11 30 May 2003 "The Canary Cage" James Hendrie & Ian Brown
47 – 4.12 6 June 2003 "May The Best Man Win" Georgia Pritchett
48 – 4.13 13 June 2003 "It's A Window Filled Life" Fred Barron and Sophie Hetherington
49 – 4.14 25 December 2003 "Sixty Feet Under" James Hendrie & Ian Brown

Series Five (2004–2005)[edit]

Main article: My Family (series 5)
Episode Number Broadcast Date Title Written by
50 – 5.1 12 March 2004 "Reloaded" Andrea Solomons
51 – 5.2 19 March 2004 "The Mummy Returns" James Hendrie & Ian Brown
52 – 5.3 26 March 2004 "You Don't Know Jack" Andrea Solomons
53 – 5.4 2 April 2004 "What's Up, Docklands?" James Hendrie & Ian Brown
54 – 5.5 16 April 2004 "Luck Be A Lady Tonight" James Hendrie & Ian Brown
55 – 5.6 23 April 2004 "First Past The Post" James Hendrie & Ian Brown
56 – 5.7 30 April 2004 "My Will Be Done" Andrea Solomons
57 – 5.8 7 May 2004 "My Fair Charlady" Steve Armogida & Jim Armogida
58 – 5.9 14 May 2004 "The Mouth Trap" Andrea Solomons
59 – 5.10 21 May 2004 "While You Weren't Sleeping" Darin Henry
60 – 5.11 28 May 2004 "Dentist To The Stars" James Cary
61 – 5.12 4 June 2004 "A Wife Less Ordinary" Sophie Hetherington
62 – 5.13 11 June 2004 "The Book Of Love" Steve Armogida & Jim Armogida
63 – 5.14 18 June 2004 "Going Dental" James Hendrie & Ian Brown
64 – 5.15 25 December 2004 "Glad Tidings We Bring" Andrea Solomons & James Hendrie
64b – 5.15b 11 March 2005 "The Erroneous Storm" James Hendrie & Ian Brown
65 – 5.16 25 December 2005 "...And I'll Cry If I Want To" Brian Leveson & Paul Minett

Series Six (2006)[edit]

Main article: My Family (series 6)
Episode Number Broadcast Date Title Written by
66 – 6.1 10 March 2006 "Bliss For Idiots" Brian Leveson & Paul Minett
67 – 6.2 17 March 2006 "The Spokes Person" Brian Leveson, Paul Minett, Bert Tyler-Moore, George Jeffrie and Tess Morris
68 – 6.3 31 March 2006 "Dentally Unstable" Andrea Solomons
69 – 6.4 Unaired "Return Of The Living Dad" Andrea Solomons
70 – 6.5 7 April 2006 "Living The Dream" Tom Leopold
71 – 6.6 14 April 2006 "An Embarrassment Of Susans" Steve Armogida & Jim Armogida
72 – 6.7 Unaired "All I Have To Give" Steve Armogida & Jim Armogida
73 – 6.8 21 April 2006 "And Other Animals" Tom Leopold
74 – 6.9 28 April 2006 "The Art Of Being Susan" Brian Leveson & Paul Minett
75 – 6.10 25 December 2006 "The Heart Of Christmas" Brian Leveson & Paul Minett

Series Seven (2007)[edit]

Main article: My Family (series 7)
Episode Number Broadcast Date Title Written by
74 – 7.1 6 April 2007 "The Ego Has Landed" Tom Anderson
75 – 7.2 13 April 2007 "Four Affairs And A Funeral" Steve Armogida & Jim Armogida
76 – 7.3 20 April 2007 "Once More With Feeling" Steve Armogida & Jim Armogida
77 – 7.4 27 April 2007 "Dutch Art And Dutch Courage" Steve Armogida & Jim Armogida
78 – 7.5 4 May 2007 "Susan Of Troy" Ed Dyson
79 – 7.6 11 May 2007 "One Of The Boys" David Cantor
80 – 7.7 18 May 2007 "Abi Ever After" George Jeffrie & Bert Tyler-Moore
81 – 7.8 25 May 2007 "Breaking Up Ain't Hard To Do" Brian Leveson & Paul Minett
82 – 7.9 8 June 2007 "Life Begins At Fifty" George Jeffrie & Bert Tyler-Moore
83 – 7.10 26 December 2007 "Ho Ho No" Tom Anderson

Series Eight (2008)[edit]

Main article: My Family (series 8)
Episode Number Broadcast Date Title Written by Viewership (Millions)
84 – 8.1 11 April 2008 "The Parent Trap" Paul Minett & Brian Leveson 5.56
85 – 8.2 18 April 2008 "Let's Not Be Heisty" Ed Dyson 5.43
86 – 8.3 25 April 2008 "Cards On The Table" Paul Minett & Brian Leveson 5.23
87 – 8.4 Unaired "One Step Too Far" Paul Minett & Brian Leveson N/A
88 – 8.5 2 May 2008 "The Wax Job" Steve Armogida & Jim Armogida 5.13
89 – 8.6 9 May 2008 "Neighbour Wars" Darin Henry 5.02
90 – 8.7 16 May 2008 "Can't Get No Satisfaction" David Cantor 4.89
91 – 8.8 Unaired "King For A Day" Steve Armogida & Jim Armogida N/A
92 – 8.9 23 May 2008 "The Abi Habit" Tom Anderson 4.74
93 – 8.10 24 December 2008 "Have A Unhappy Christmas" Paul Minett & Brian Leveson 7.12

Series Nine (2009)[edit]

Main article: My Family (series 9)
Episode Number Broadcast Date Title Written by
92 – 9.1 2 April 2009 "Bully For Ben" Paul Minett & Brian Leveson
93 – 9.2 9 April 2009 "Bringing Up Janey" Amy Shindler
94 – 9.3 16 April 2009 "A Very Brief Encounter" Jim Armogida & Steve Armogida
95 – 9.4 19 April 2009 "The Psyche Of Mikey" Ed Dyson
96 – 9.5 19 April 2009 "A Difficult Undertaking" Andrew Kreisberg
97 – 9.6 23 April 2009 "Dog Dazed" Steve Armogida & Jim Armogida
98 – 9.7 30 April 2009 "It's Training Men" Robin Taylor
99 – 9.8 7 May 2009 "The Guru" Darin Henry
100 – 9.9 14 May 2009 "Kenzo's Project" Tom Anderson & Darin Henry
101 – 9.10 24 December 2009 "2039 - A Christmas Oddity" Tom Anderson & David Cantor

Series Ten (2010)[edit]

Main article: My Family (series 10)
Episode Number Broadcast Date Title Written by Viewership (Millions)
102 – 10.1 9 July 2010 "Wheelie Ben" Amy Shindler 4.33m
103 – 10.2 16 July 2010 "The Son'll Come Out" Tom Anderson 4.78m
104 – 10.3 23 July 2010 "Desperately Stalking Susan" Brian Leveson & Paul Minett 4.42m
105 – 10.4 30 July 2010 "The Melbourne Identity" Brian Leveson & Paul Minett 4.66m
106 – 10.5 6 August 2010 "He's Just Not That Into Ben" Dan Staley 4.89m
107 – 10.6 13 August 2010 "Slammertime" George Jeffrie & Bert Tyler-Moore 4.70m
108 – 10.7 27 August 2010 "Ben Behaving Badly" Tom Anderson 4.09m
109 – 10.8 22 July 2011 "Harper vs. Harper" Steve Armogida and Jim Armogida 4.13m
110 – 10.9 17 June 2011 "Janey's Choice" Andrew Kreisberg 4.37m
111 – 10.10 24 December 2010 "Mary Christmas" Brian Leveson, Paul Minett & Darin Henry 6.40m[8]

Series Eleven (2011)[edit]

Main article: My Family (series 11)
  • Note - Episodes are listed in production order.
Episode Number Broadcast Date Title Written by Viewership (Millions)[9]
112 - 11.1 1 July 2011 "Labour Pains" Darin Henry 4.42
113 - 11.2 5 August 2011 "Facebooked" Steve Armogida and Jim Armogida 4.01
114 - 11.3 15 July 2011 "Germs Of Endearment" Ed Dyson 3.81
115 - 11.4 2 September 2011 "A Night Out" David Cantor 3.63
116 - 11.5 29 July 2011 "Relationship Happens" Ed Dyson 3.83
117 - 11.6 8 July 2011 "Accusin' Susan" Robin Taylor 3.62
118 - 11.7 26 August 2011 "Susan For A Brusin'" Darin Henry 3.74
119 - 11.8 12 August 2011 "A Decent Proposal" David Cantor 3.79
120 - 11.9 19 August 2011 "Dart's All Folks" Darin Henry 3.70

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b c d e f Lewishohn, Mark (2003). Radio Times Guide to TV Comedy. London: BBC Worldwide. ISBN 0-563-48755-0. 
  2. ^ a b c d "My Family – Episode List". British TV Comedy. 2008. Retrieved 2008-04-06. 
  3. ^ "My Family – Series 7". British Comedy Guide. 2008. Retrieved 2008-04-06. 
  4. ^ "Friday 11 April TV Listing". Radio Times. 5 April 2008. 
  5. ^ "Friday 18 April TV Listing". Radio Times. 12 April 2008. 
  6. ^ "BarNetwork TV BBC Week 13: Thursday 2 April 2009". BBC Press Office. 2009. 
  7. ^ "Christmas Day TV Listing". Radio Times. 22 December 2007. 
  8. ^ http://www.barb.co.uk/whats-new/weekly-top-30?
  9. ^ http://www.barb.co.uk/whats-new/weekly-top-30?_s=4

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