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This article is about the television series. For the single by Sade, see Babyfather (song).
Genre Drama
Written by Avril E Russell
Patrick Augustus
Sharon Foster
Directed by Alrick Riley
Roberto Bangura
Starring Heshima Thompson
Earl Cameron
Sandra Bee
Tameka Empson
Country of origin United Kingdom
Original language(s) English
No. of series 2
No. of episodes 12
Running time 40 min (8 episodes)
50 min (4 episodes)
Original network BBC Two
Original release 1 October 2001 (2001-10-01) – 18 December 2002 (2002-12-18)

Babyfather is a BBC Two television programme which aired in the UK in 2001 and 2002. The show has been described as a "black, male, UK version of Sex and the City".[1] It ran for two series, and was based on a novel written by Patrick Augustus. The writers of the screenplay include Avril E. Russell, Sharon Foster, and Roy Williams.


The show is set around four central characters who are listed below with the name of the actor who played the part.


  1. ^ SBS television homepage,

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