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Holby City 

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The everyday lives, professional and personal, of the doctors, nurses and patients who find themselves, for various reasons, in the wards of the frenetic cardiac unit of Holby City General Hospital.
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Cast

Series cast summary:
Hugh Quarshie ...  Ric Griffin 623 episodes, 2001-2020
Rosie Marcel ...  Jac Naylor / ... 545 episodes, 2004-2020
Jaye Jacobs ...  Donna Jackson 421 episodes, 2004-2020
Tina Hobley Tina Hobley ...  Chrissie Williams 414 episodes, 2001-2013
Bob Barrett ...  Sacha Levy / ... 412 episodes, 2008-2020
Paul Bradley Paul Bradley ...  Elliot Hope 393 episodes, 2005-2019
Guy Henry ...  Henrik Hanssen 302 episodes, 2010-2020
Amanda Mealing ...  Connie Beauchamp / ... 293 episodes, 2001-2019
James Anderson James Anderson ...  Oliver Valentine 283 episodes, 2009-2018
Catherine Russell ...  Serena Campbell 280 episodes, 2012-2020
Hari Dhillon ...  Michael Spence / ... 270 episodes, 2001-2014
David Ames David Ames ...  Dominic Copeland 270 episodes, 2013-2020
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Drama series depicting the frenetic daily lives of the doctors, nurses and patients in the hectic cardiac unit of Holby City General Hospital. The unit is run by the autocratic Consultant Surgeon Anton Meyer (George Irving) assisted by arrogant sidekick Registrar Nick (Michael French) who find themselves in a continuous running battle with Consultant Muriel McKendrick (Phyllis Logan) over beds with the rest of the staff caught in the cross-fire. Written by Mark Smith <msmith@osi.co.uk>

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Official Sites:

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Country:

UK

Language:

English

Release Date:

12 January 1999 (UK) See more »

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(season 1) | (season 2-)

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Stereo

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Color

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1.78 : 1
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Trivia

In 2003, popular character Sandy Harper was intended to take centre stage in a storyline involving murderous nurse "Killer" Kelly Yorke (Rachel Leskovac). However, actress Laura Sadler was killed in an accident at her boyfriend's home in June 2003, meaning that Sandy was immediately written out of the show. The part Sandy would have played in the storyline then went to Kath Fox (Jan Pearson) who became Kelly's next victim. See more »

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Zubin Khan: Mrs Beauchamp, I have to admit that you have the leadership skills of an eight-year-old with a Kalashnikov.
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Crazy Credits

The credits for Series 12 continued to list Amanda Mealing and Hugh Quarshie even though their characters Connie Beauchamp and Ric Griffin did not appear for several months (they had been suspended pending a disciplinary hearing) while the actors took a break from the series. See more »

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Hospital drama without the drama
7 February 2001 | by someguyonthenetSee all my reviews

'Holby City' has to be one of the most boring TV 'dramas' I have ever had the misfortune of watching. The plots are insipid, tedious, and cliched beyond belief. Does it possibly exist as some sort of retirement home for washed-up soap-opera actors ? Save yourself the pain and go and read a good book.


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