Born and Bred - Netflix

Posted on Sat 22 June 2019 in netflix

Set in the Lancashire village of Ormston in the 1950s, Born and Bred centres on the relationship between city doctor Tom Gilder and his village GP father, Arthur Gilder.

Tom returns to the village he grew up in to help his father, Arthur, bring the cottage hospital into the National Health Service. Their medical methods and generational differences occasionally put them on a collision course & it often takes the effort of the whole village to stop them from killing each other.

Born and Bred - Netflix

Type: Scripted

Languages: English

Status: Ended

Runtime: 60 minutes

Premier: 2002-04-21

Born and Bred - James Bolam - Netflix

James Christopher Bolam, (born 16 June 1935) is an English actor, best known for his roles as Terry Collier in The Likely Lads and its sequel Whatever Happened to the Likely Lads?, Jack Ford in When the Boat Comes In, Roy Figgis in Only When I Laugh, Trevor Chaplin in The Beiderbecke Trilogy, Dr Arthur Gilder in Born and Bred, Jack Halford in New Tricks and the title character of Grandpa in the CBeebies programme Grandpa in My Pocket.

Born and Bred - Personal life - Netflix

Bolam lives in Wisborough Green near Billingshurst, West Sussex and Chiswick, London, with his wife, the actress Susan Jameson (who co-starred with him in the TV series When the Boat Comes In, New Tricks, Close and True and Grandpa in My Pocket). They have a daughter, Lucy, and two grandchildren. Bolam has appeared in a video protesting against oil drilling near the village of Wisborough Green in West Sussex. Bolam was appointed Member of the Order of the British Empire (MBE) in the 2009 Birthday Honours.

Born and Bred - References - Netflix