(L-R): Actresses Pauline Quirke, Lesley Joseph and Linda Robson star on the British sitcom, ‘Birds of a Feather.’

Two drastically different adult sisters are forced to learn how to live. and support each, together again after their husbands must atone for their crimes on the classic British sitcom, ‘Birds of a Feather.’ The BAFTA Award-nominate show has been critically acclaimed and loved by audiences throughout its entire run, in part because of its relatability. The series was celebrated when it originally aired on the BBC between 1989–1998, as well as when it was revived between 2014–2017 on ITV in the UK.

Repeats of ‘Birds of a Feather’ are now being broadcast on the Drama channel on Filmon TV. The latest episode to air on Filmon can be streamed this afternoon at 12:20-1pm local time. It can be watched live, or recorded and watched at a later time.

The sixth episode from series 3, which is titled ‘The Lost Weekend,’ was written by Peter Tilbury, and directed by Nic Phillips. The episode, which opens on a Thursday night, follows Dorien (Lesley Joseph) as her date has been cancelled, and her next-door neighbors, sisters Sharon and Tracey (Pauline Quirke and Linda Robson), are bored. When the VCR stops working, Dorien generously offers to pay for an activity over the weekend for the girls. Sharon is unsure about the activity on offer, which is hang gliding. But the activity weekend is ultimately cancelled when Dorien has an accident.

FilmOn is a popular streaming service that enables viewers to watch live and recorded UK and international television shows, movies and music videos in a variety of genres, including news, sports, drama, comedy, horror, lifestyle, shopping, pop, EDM and blues.

By Karen Benardello

As a graduate of LIU Post with a B.F.A in Journalism, Print and Electronic, Karen Benardello serves as ShockYa's Senior Movies & Television Editor. Her duties include interviewing filmmakers and musicians, and scribing movie, television and music reviews and news articles. As a New York City-area based journalist, she's a member of the guilds, New York Film Critics Online and the Women Film Critics Circle.

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *