Born and Bred

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Born and Bred is a light-hearted British drama series that aired on BBC One from 2002 to 2005. Created by Chris Chibnall and Nigel McCrery, Born and Bred's cast was led by James Bolam and Michael French, who play a father and son who run a cottage hospital in Ormston, a fictional Lancashire village in the 1950s. Bolam and French's characters are later replaced by characters played by Richard Wilson and Oliver Milburn.

  1. Nigel McCrery


  2. Chris Chibnall


Series Cast

  1. Jenna Russell

    Jenna Russell

    Deborah Gilder

    35 Episodes

  2. Ross Little

    Michael Gilder

    35 Episodes

  3. Clive Swift

    Clive Swift

    Reverend Brewer

    35 Episodes

  4. Tracey Childs

    Tracey Childs

    Linda Cosgrove

    35 Episodes

  5. Maggie Steed

    Maggie Steed

    Phyllis Woolf

    35 Episodes

Full Cast & Crew

Last Season

(2002) season 4

2005 | 10 Episodes

Season 4 of Born and Bred premiered on June 1, 2005.

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Status Ended


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Certification -

Type Scripted

Original Language English

Runtime 60m, 55m



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