Home » TV News & Celebrity Gossip » Birds of a Feather Returns to ITV after 15 Years

Birds of a Feather Returns to ITV after 15 Years



Birds of a Feather returns to ITV after 15 years!  Eight episodes will be filmed later this year, and the emphasis will be on the wives, not the husbands. The husbands have become somewhat irrelevant we are told. Hmmm… makes me feal loved and wanted!  Well, let’s learn more about Birds of a Feather’s glorious return.


Birds of a Feather

Birds Of A Feather is coming back to television after ITV signed up the original cast for a new series.

The sitcom, which originally ran on the BBC from 1989 to 1998, starred Pauline Quirke and Linda Robson as sisters sharing a mansion in the upmarket Essex town of Chigwell after their husbands were sent to prison.

The two stars will be joined by Lesley Joseph – who played man-eater Dorien Green – in the revival which will be written by the show’s creators, Laurence Marks and Maurice Gran.

An ITV spokeswoman said: “We can confirm that we have commissioned a new series of Birds Of A Feather and we’re really excited to be welcoming Sharon, Tracey and Dorien to ITV. We will confirm more details in due course.”

The Mirror reported last July that that programme was set to make a small screen comeback after a hugely successful theatre tour of the show.

At the time, Lesley said: “They are in talks to bring back the television show, with the three of us, as it wouldn’t work with anybody else and I’d absolutely love to do it.

Pauline, Linda and I have loved the stage show. It’s a very unique bond that we have and it has been simply glorious to be a part of, it really has. We’ve had a fantastic time.

“We have packed out every night on the road and most evenings we’ve been getting a standing ovation. It’s like we’ve never been away.”


Read more at: http://www.mirror.co.uk/tv/tv-news/birds-feather-itv-sign-up-1960159

I bet you’ve been waiting for Birds of a Feather to return to ITV, right?  Did you watch the show 15 years ago?  If so, how do you think the new version will compare to the old?  What would you like to see that’s different, better, or the same?  Don’t forget to tune in to Birds of a Feather when it airs.

Share this post to your friends!
facebook
twitter
stumbleupon
Delicious
reddit
Digg

Most recent posts:

ITV The Voice Competition – prize worth over £80,000 (ends 13/02/2017)

ITV The Voice Competition – prize worth over £80,000 (ends 13/02/2017)

£45,000 tax free cash a Jeep Cherokee Longitude Plus a four night trip to London & more! To enter you must be 18+. Date & age restrictions apply. Entries made after lines close at 5pm on Monday 13th February will not count and may still be charged. Post closes...
Win an IKEA kitchen with ITV

Win an IKEA kitchen with ITV

The competition closes at 5pm on Friday 4th September 2015. Maximum value of the kitchen is £29,700.00 including VAT. What do the monkeys find in the fridge? (A) Apples (B) Bananas (C) Monkeys - we think B!...
Good Morning Britain Competition & Lorraine – Win £40K & a Citroën (Ends 27/9/15)

Good Morning Britain Competition & Lorraine – Win £40K & a Citroën (Ends 27/9/15)

As shown on ITV Monday 27th July to Friday 31st July and Monday 17th August to Friday 21st August. The closing date for online entries is midday Thursday 27th August. No question to answer. Enter 5 times per phone number....


Find the ITV Competitions site useful? Please tell your friends (thanks!) --->>>

TV Competitions

Did you know the UK have the biggest free entry television viewer competitions in the world?

Weekly prize draws and competitions often top a quarter of a million pounds in cash prizes, holidays, gadgets and cars, with television station itv being the most generous.

Most TV programmes have a free online entry format, however some (such as Channel 5) do not & entry must be made by expensive sms or postcard

We post free entry internet & tv competitions here daily so keep an eye out!


x
Signup For Notifications

Enter your email and never miss a winning opportunity again...

TV Competition updates

Enter your email address:

Delivered by FeedBurner