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Holby City 

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 601 episodes, 2001-2019
Rosie Marcel ...  Jac Naylor / ... 523 episodes, 2004-2019
Tina Hobley ...  Chrissie Williams / ... 412 episodes, 2001-2013
Jaye Jacobs ...  Donna Jackson 392 episodes, 2004-2019
Paul Bradley Paul Bradley ...  Elliot Hope 387 episodes, 2005-2015
Bob Barrett ...  Sacha Levy / ... 384 episodes, 2008-2019
Guy Henry ...  Henrik Hanssen 298 episodes, 2010-2019
Amanda Mealing ...  Connie Beauchamp / ... 293 episodes, 2001-2019
James Anderson James Anderson ...  Oliver Valentine 283 episodes, 2009-2018
Hari Dhillon ...  Michael Spence / ... 270 episodes, 2001-2014
Catherine Russell ...  Serena Campbell 266 episodes, 2012-2019
David Ames David Ames ...  Dominic Copeland / ... 250 episodes, 2013-2019
Robert Powell ...  Mark Williams 249 episodes, 2005-2011
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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:

BBC [UK]

Country:

UK

Language:

English

Release Date:

12 January 1999 (UK) See more »

Also Known As:

Holby See more »

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(season 1) | (season 2-)

Sound Mix:

Stereo

Color:

Color

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1.78 : 1
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Trivia

Jac Naylor was voted "One of Holby City's most hated characters". See more »

Quotes

[Dan closes the door to Abra's office]
Percy 'Abra' Durant: So? What now? Are you going to take me roughly over the desk?
Dan Clifford: You do the stent trial, I give you Keller theatre at night.
Percy 'Abra' Durant: [feigns ignorance] I really have no idea what you're talking about.
Dan Clifford: [smirks] Ric tends to leave things lying around in the office... files.
Percy 'Abra' Durant: All this over a stent trial? Seems a little OTT.
Dan Clifford: [sighs] Connie's sulking. We got into a bit of a penis-measuring contest which, naturally, she lost, and so she won't play ball. So I need your help.
Percy 'Abra' Durant: So ...
[...]
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Crazy Credits

Beginning with episode (#11.10)} the credits were redesigned so the actors who played the main characters were listed (though without their character names) before the episode, and the actors and character names for the minor or guest characters were listed at the end. The opening credits were identical for every episode and included actors even if they did not appear in that episode. See more »

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Referenced in Night Fever: Episode #4.5 (2000) See more »

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Rubbish
12 March 2004 | by thejboySee all my reviews

This paragraph will be short because I really do not have a lot to say about this mess that is Holby City. Holby City and the show it spun off are dreadful and it shows that if you compare it to ER we are pretty third rate at producing medical dramas of a high quality. The hospitals air is that of an extreme deppression and most of the patients that come in to the hospital, be it for a car accident or a cut finger seem to come out in a box. This programme cannot tread the fine line between fiction and reality. The acting is so over the top and melodramatic and it makes the story lines even more less believable. Tip of advice to the Holby City writers. Pull the plug on this mess of start up the defibrilator and shock some life into it.


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