Shortland Street (1992– )

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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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Michael Galvin ...
 Chris Warner / ... (737 episodes, 1992-2014)
Ben Mitchell ...
 TK Samuels (686 episodes, 2006-2014)
Amanda Billing ...
 Sarah Potts / ... (648 episodes, 2006-2013)
Peter Mochrie ...
 Callum McKay (637 episodes, 2006-2012)
Faye Smythe ...
 Tania Jeffries / ... (491 episodes, 2003-2012)
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 Libby Jeffries / ... (469 episodes, 1996-2012)
Beth Allen ...
 Brooke Freeman (446 episodes, 2008-2014)
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 Hunter McKay (416 episodes, 2007-2011)
Alison Quigan ...
 Yvonne Jeffries / ... (413 episodes, 2003-2012)
Angela Bloomfield ...
 Rachel McKenna (408 episodes, 1996-2014)
Kiel McNaughton ...
 James Scott / ... (405 episodes, 2007-2011)
Adam Rickitt ...
 Kieran Mitchell (400 episodes, 2007-2010)
Anna Jullienne ...
 Maia Jeffries / ... (387 episodes, 2006-2012)
Toni Potter ...
 Alice Piper (360 episodes, 2006-2009)
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 Sophie McKay / ... (344 episodes, 2007-2013)
Sally Martin ...
 Nicole Miller / ... (343 episodes, 2010-2014)
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 Gerald Tippett (336 episodes, 2007-2012)
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 Maxwell Avia (324 episodes, 2010-2013)
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 Daniel Potts (308 episodes, 2009-2012)
Reid Walker ...
 Harry Warner (295 episodes, 2010-2014)
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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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Shortland Street was filmed at South Pacific Pictures Browns Bay studios in the North Shore, Auckland from 1992 until 2000. After that purpose built studios were constructed in Henderson, West Auckland. This is also where Outrageous Fortune (2005-present) is filmed. See more »

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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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No Appeal
22 June 2011 | by (New Zealand) – See all my reviews

I really see no appeal to this show, it's a struggle for me to watch when I'm forced to. I remember watching it a lot when I was a kid, but that's because back then there were three channels, we couldn't get TV3 and TV1 was pretty bad reception.

The show is repetitive and, personally, boring. When forced to watch it, I know what's going to happen because I can almost always say "This happened ten years ago," and it will have, except with different characters... well, sometimes it's the same characters.

Also, sadly, there are often untalented actors. But that can almost be excusable, as there is admittedly little public outlet for actors in New Zealand to hone their skills.

In all, I feel that the show is rather cheap. So I guess if you want to watch something with limited quality, and you didn't watch the show already a few years ago, you can give it a shot, but I wouldn't recommend it.


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