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Overview

Happy Families was a rural comedy drama written by Ben Elton which appeared on the BBC in 1985 and told the story of the dysfunctional Fuddle family.

It starred Jennifer Saunders as Granny Fuddle, Dawn French as the Cook and Adrian Edmondson as her imbecilic grandson Guy. The plot centred around Guy's attempts to find his four sisters - also played by Saunders - for a family reunion.

Series Cast

  1. Stephen Fry

    Stephen Fry

    6 Episodes

  2. Jennifer Saunders

    Jennifer Saunders

    6 Episodes

  3. Adrian Edmondson

    Adrian Edmondson

    6 Episodes

  4. Dawn French

    Dawn French

    6 Episodes

  5. Helen Lederer

    Helen Lederer

    6 Episodes

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Last Season

Season 1

1985 | 6 Episodes

Season 1 of Happy Families premiered on October 17, 1985.

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Happy Families

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Status Ended

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Certification -

Type Scripted

Original Language English

Runtime 35m, 30m

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