Boys Costumes Depicted in Television Shows: Born and Bred (England, 2002-03)

Figure 1.--This is s a photograph of the "Born and Bred" cast from the 2002-03 Christmas special. Michael in the series usually wears red-brown cord short trousers.

Set in the 1950s, Born and Bred is a comedy drama set in a rural village in Lancashire, England. Arthur Gilder is a doctor who lives with his doctor son Tom. Tom is married with three children, two daughters and a son Michael. He is a mischievous 11-year-old and is typically dressed for the period. The boy in the role is Ross Little and he plays his part brilliantly, he is often seen wearing knee-length reddish-brown corduroy shorts and when dressed-up he wears a brown Tweed short trouser suit. Other boys are occasionally seen in episodes wearing short trousers and knee-length socks.


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Created: December 17, 2003
Last updated: December 17, 2003