Shortland Street, a five-night-a-week soap set in an Auckland City hospital, follows the complicated personal and professional lives of its staff, family and friends.
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 Chris Warner / ... (810 episodes, 1992-2016)
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 TK Samuels (749 episodes, 2006-2016)
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 Sarah Potts / ... (648 episodes, 2006-2013)
Peter Mochrie ...
 Callum McKay (637 episodes, 2006-2012)
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 Tania Jeffries / ... (491 episodes, 2003-2012)
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 Rachel McKenna (466 episodes, 1996-2016)
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 Brooke Freeman (446 episodes, 2008-2014)
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 Hunter McKay (416 episodes, 2007-2011)
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 Yvonne Jeffries / ... (413 episodes, 2003-2012)
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 James Scott / ... (405 episodes, 2007-2011)
Adam Rickitt ...
 Kieran Mitchell (400 episodes, 2007-2010)
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 Maia Jeffries / ... (387 episodes, 2006-2012)
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 Nicole Miller / ... (387 episodes, 2010-2016)
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 Alice Piper (360 episodes, 2006-2009)
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 Sophie McKay / ... (344 episodes, 2007-2013)
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 Gerald Tippett (336 episodes, 2007-2012)
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 Maxwell Avia (325 episodes, 2010-2013)
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Shortland Street, a five-night-a-week soap set in an Auckland City hospital, follows the complicated personal and professional lives of its staff, family and friends.

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Trivia

Ethan Pierce being shot by an unseen gunman in the 2008 cliffhanger (Later revealed to be Maia Jeffries) was influenced by the famous Who Shot JR? storyline from "Dallas". See more »

Goofs

Dr Li Mei Chen (2003 - 2006) arrived to New Zealand on a study program from China. After arriving with very poor spoken English skills and weak pronunciation of the English language, approximately one year after her coming to New Zealand she had a flawless English accent as if she was a New Zealand born Chinese citizen. See more »

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Burton, Carrie: You're not in Guatemala now, Dr. Ropata
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Referenced in Asylum: Episode #1.2 (1996) See more »

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A Good Ol' Soap
19 July 2012 | by (New Zealand) – See all my reviews

OK, A lot of people on here are complaining about the show's quality.. OK guys.. its just a soap. In my opinion, this is a very good soap. Story lines are refreshing (sometimes), not overused too much.. but the main thing that took away 3 points for me. Its just so repetitive. I mean, the same sets.. story lines go on for months. It can get boring. But other than that, Shortland Street has some great actors.. some absolutely terrible actors, but the main thing is, it is addictive and keeps me watching it. If you haven't watched Shortland Street before, I highly recommend it.. but only if your a Soap kinda person. ;)

7/10,

Blake


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