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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Trivia

There is a Psychiatrist who looks and sounds almost exactly like Pip Torrens's "Neurosurgeon" does. See more »

Goofs

Guy teases Martin for chatting Carol up with the line "What's your favorite colour?", but when Martin said it Guy was too far away to hear him. See more »

Quotes

Dr. Martin Dear: [he's handed a CD with cocaine lines on it at the party. He turns it over, and the other guy lunges to the carpet] That's a good band!
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Referenced in Silent Clowns: Harold Lloyd (2006) See more »

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Que Onda Guero
Written by Beck
Performed by Beck
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Funniest British comedy in years
14 January 2005 | by (N Ireland) – See all my reviews

Love it love it love it!!

I can understand why some of its more outlandish sketches has received criticism from one-off viewers, but following through the series, characters and plots develop to hilarious consequence. Michelle Gomez (Scottish nymphomaniac) is a comedy genius - fans should check her out in the similarly underrated 'Book Group'.

My bet is that by series 2 the rest of the country will have woken up to just how good this show is - lets hope we see less of over-hyped Little Britain (does ANYONE out there find the Dennis Waterman sketch remotely funny?!). Green Wing deserves the comedy crown!! *****


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