Bread (1986–1991)

TV Series  |   |  Comedy

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The Liverpool-based Boswell family are experts at exploiting the system to get by in life. Despite the fact that none of the Boswells are officially employed, they manage to live a fairly ... See full summary »



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Carla Lane

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When both Peter Howitt and Gilly Coman left the series, Carla Lane and producer Robin Nash had not considered replacing the characters Joey and Aveline with new characters, instead of recasting the roles and writing their absences into the 1989 series.


Jack Boswell: It's funny how we're always running away from women. It's like those poor male spiders in the jungle. You want to but you don't know whether or not she'll eat you afterwards.


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