Funky hospital-based sketch-comedy-drama type show.

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 Kim Alabaster (18 episodes, 2004-2006)
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 Boyce (18 episodes, 2004-2006)
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 Harriet Schulenburg (18 episodes, 2004-2006)
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 Sue White (18 episodes, 2004-2006)
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 Dr. Caroline Todd (18 episodes, 2004-2006)
Pippa Haywood ...
 Joanna Clore (18 episodes, 2004-2006)
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 Dr. Alan Statham (18 episodes, 2004-2006)
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 Naughty Rachel (18 episodes, 2004-2006)
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 Dr. Guilaume Secretan / ... (18 episodes, 2004-2006)
Lucinda Raikes ...
 Karen Ball (18 episodes, 2004-2006)
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 Dr. Macartney (18 episodes, 2004-2006)
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 Dr. Martin Dear (18 episodes, 2004-2006)
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 Dr. Angela Hunter (13 episodes, 2004-2006)
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 Lyndon / ... (9 episodes, 2004-2006)
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 Oliver (8 episodes, 2004-2006)
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An offbeat comedy from the team behind 'Smack the Pony', set in a hospital, and is very much character-based, with storylines involving a staff liasion officer who hates people, a humourless consultant who thinks he's funny, and a handful of sexual predators and inadequates. Written by lordedmund

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The show contains both the onscreen and off-screen love interest of Jack Davenport. Sarah Alexander who played Steve's (Davenport's) fiancée Susan from Coupling, and Jack Davenport's real life wife Michelle Gomez. See more »

Goofs

The stolen Ambulance is said to be driving through Wales, but is clearly seen hanging off a cliff near Seven Sisters Park in Eastbourne. See more »

Quotes

Dr. Macartney: You know what you need? You need a system. Like I used mnemonics when I was revising.
Dr. Guilaume Secretan: Yeah, me too. Take the bones of the head, alright...
[points to parts of his head as he names the bones]
Dr. Guilaume Secretan: frontal, parietal, occipital, zygomatic, sphenoid, temporal, maxilla, mandible, vomer, nasal.
Dr. Martin Dear: Jesus, how did you remember that?
Dr. Guilaume Secretan: I just took a simple everyday phrase where the words begin with the same letters as the bones.
Dr. Macartney: Go on then, what is it?
Dr. Guilaume Secretan: Foreign politicians often zing stereotypical tunes, mayday, ...
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Que Onda Guero
Written by Beck
Performed by Beck
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Comedy at it's best
10 September 2005 | by (New Zealand) – See all my reviews

As a fan on good humour that stretches back to the Goons, Hancock, Monty Python, and includes The Young Ones and Fawlty Towers it is always an event when you discover something that is not only very funny, but also funny in a completely new style. Green Wing is excellent. The characters larger than life and unlikely yet are totally believable. You find yourself liking even the most obnoxious characters and wishing you could be in a position to use some of their retorts. The devise of speeding up the film is more than just a gimmick, it's like a vehicle for flying you straight to the next funny situation before you've had time to recover from the previous one. Just sitting here thinking about the series brings back a familiar ache to my ribs. Do yourself a favour and see it.


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