Holby City (1999– )

TV Series  -   -  Drama
5.9
Your rating:
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 -/10 X  
Ratings: 5.9/10 from 737 users  
Reviews: 20 user | 2 critic

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.

0Check in
0Share...

Editors' Spotlight

IMDb: What to Watch - The One I Love

Interview with Charlie McDowell and Mark Duplass


User Lists

Related lists from IMDb users

a list of 36 titles
created 14 May 2012
 
list image
a list of 44 titles
created 20 Sep 2012
 
a list of 73 titles
created 04 Mar 2013
 
a list of 30 titles
created 26 May 2013
 
a list of 1945 titles
created 6 months ago
 

Related Items

Search for "Holby City" on Amazon.com

Connect with IMDb


Share this Rating

Title: Holby City (1999– )

Holby City (1999– ) on IMDb 5.9/10

Want to share IMDb's rating on your own site? Use the HTML below.

Take The Quiz!

Test your knowledge of Holby City.

Next Episode

Going, Going (S16, Ep46)


Episodes

Season:

16 | 15 | 14 | 13 | 12 | 11 | 10 | 9 | 8 | 7 | See more »

Year:

2014 | 2013 | 2012 | 2011 | 2010 | 2009 | 2008 | 2007 | 2006 | 2005 | See more »
1 win & 9 nominations. See more awards »
Learn more

People who liked this also liked... 

Casualty (TV Series 1986)
Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6/10 X  

The everyday lives of the people frequenting the frenetic Accident and Emergency department of Holby City hospital.

Stars: Derek Thompson, Suzanne Packer, Ian Bleasdale
Holby Blue (TV Series 2007)
Crime | Drama | Mystery
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.9/10 X  

Spin off from Holby City (1999) and Casualty (1986), taking place in and around Holby South police station and focusing on the police who work with the doctors and paramedics from Holby City and Casualty.

Stars: Cal Macaninch, Jimmy Akingbola, Richard Harrington
EastEnders (TV Series 1985)
Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.3/10 X  

The everyday lives of the inhabitants of Albert Square in the East-End of London.

Stars: Steve McFadden, Adam Woodyatt, Pam St. Clement
Casualty @ Holby City (TV Series 2005)
Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.5/10 X  
Stars: Ian Bleasdale, Martina Laird, Matthew Wait
Short | Drama | Fantasy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.9/10 X  

There was once a hotel in the mountains that was so popular with guests, the manager decided to extend it. Yet still it remained full. The Manager continued to extend it, until eventually ... See full summary »

Director: Amanda Boyle
Stars: Favian White, Tom Yang, Rosie Marcel
The Bill (1984–2010)
Crime | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.6/10 X  

Episodes follow uniform officers and detectives from an inner London police station as they enforce law and order on a day to day basis.

Stars: Graham Cole, Trudie Goodwin, Jeff Stewart
Doctors (TV Series 2000)
Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.3/10 X  

The daily lives of staff at a Birmingham medical practice, including their often dramatic involvements with their patients.

Stars: Diane Keen, Adrian Lewis Morgan, Stirling Gallacher
NCS Manhunt (TV Series 2002)
Crime | Drama | Mystery
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7/10 X  
Stars: David Suchet, Melanie Hill, Elspeth Rae
Edit

Cast

Series cast summary:
...
 Ric Griffin (478 episodes, 2001-2014)
Tina Hobley ...
 Chrissie Williams / ... (411 episodes, 2001-2013)
...
 Jac Naylor / ... (351 episodes, 2004-2014)
Paul Bradley ...
 Elliot Hope (348 episodes, 2005-2014)
...
 Donna Jackson (299 episodes, 2004-2011)
...
 Connie Beauchamp / ... (290 episodes, 2001-2014)
Hari Dhillon ...
 Michael Spence / ... (264 episodes, 2001-2013)
...
 Mark Williams (249 episodes, 2005-2011)
...
 Joseph Byrne / ... (217 episodes, 2005-2011)
Edit

Storyline

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>

Plot Summary | Add Synopsis

Taglines:

See how they operate.

Genres:

Drama

Edit

Details

Official Sites:

Country:

Language:

Release Date:

12 January 1999 (UK)  »

Also Known As:

Holby  »

Company Credits

Show detailed on  »

Technical Specs

Runtime:

(season 1) | (season 2-)

Sound Mix:

Color:

Aspect Ratio:

1.78 : 1
See  »
Edit

Did You Know?

Trivia

Following the death of Laura Sadler who played Sandy Harper, the scriptwriters consulted her mother, Sonja Sadler, to find the most fitting way to write out the much-loved character and actress from the series. Mrs Sadler devised the storyline in which Sandy wins the lottery and secretly leaves the hospital to make a new life for herself in Australia, leaving money for her friends. See more »

Quotes

Zubin Khan: For the first time ever, the NHS has more managers than beds. Did you know that?
Helen Grant: Your point?
Zubin Khan: I've got a rather revolutionary idea. You can take it to your next Trust meeting if you like. Get the managers down on all-fours, throw blankets over them - and hey presto!
Ric Griffin: [to Helen Grant] People management. Not really your forté, is it?
See more »

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 »

Connections

Spin-off Casualty @ Holby City (2005) See more »

Frequently Asked Questions

This FAQ is empty. Add the first question.

User Reviews

 
Very arresting.
29 July 2009 | by (United Kingdom) – See all my reviews

I like both Casualty and Holby City, though despite their quite short episodic lengths, both do suffer from some problems with pacing- it is a bit slow, and perhaps not very easy to stick your teeth into. However, it is decently acted, I enjoy the performances of Amanda Mealing, Paul Bradley, Robert Powell and Hugh Quarshie, and when he was in it, Tom Chambers as Sam. I will confess that despite Richard Briers being on the show for the Christmas episode, that particular episode was a departure from the usual thing we come to expect from Holby City despite a nice twist on It's A Wonderful Life. The scripts are good, and the story lines are quite intriguing, if perhaps predictable at times. Overall, quite arresting stuff. 8/10 Bethany Cox


0 of 0 people found this review helpful.  Was this review helpful to you?

Message Boards

Recent Posts
Who are your favorite characters since the start? good-r26
Linden Cullen ciara_1959
Most hated character dan-willi84
Who do you prefer Joseph or Sam? Jerseyporter
Fave character of 2007? Jerseyporter
Jac arrested or not XBubbleXtrouble
Discuss Holby City (1999) on the IMDb message boards »

Contribute to This Page