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

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Victoria Pile
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Cast

Series cast summary:
Sally Bretton ...  Kim Alabaster 18 episodes, 2004-2006
Oliver Chris ...  Boyce 18 episodes, 2004-2006
Olivia Colman ...  Harriet Schulenburg 18 episodes, 2004-2006
Michelle Gomez ...  Sue White 18 episodes, 2004-2006
Tamsin Greig ...  Dr. Caroline Todd 18 episodes, 2004-2006
Pippa Haywood Pippa Haywood ...  Joanna Clore 18 episodes, 2004-2006
Mark Heap ...  Dr. Alan Statham 18 episodes, 2004-2006
Katie Lyons ...  Naughty Rachel 18 episodes, 2004-2006
Stephen Mangan ...  Dr. Guilaume Secretan / ... 18 episodes, 2004-2006
Lucinda Raikes Lucinda Raikes ...  Karen Ball 18 episodes, 2004-2006
Julian Rhind-Tutt ...  Dr. Macartney 18 episodes, 2004-2006
Karl Theobald ...  Dr. Martin Dear 18 episodes, 2004-2006
Kevin Hudson Kevin Hudson ...  Doctor 14 episodes, 2004-2006
Sarah Alexander ...  Dr. Angela Hunter 13 episodes, 2004-2006
Paterson Joseph ...  Lyndon / ... 9 episodes, 2004-2006
Keir Charles ...  Oliver 8 episodes, 2004-2006
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Storyline

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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Comedy | Drama

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Official Sites:

Channel 4 [UK]

Country:

UK

Language:

English

Release Date:

19 May 2005 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Treles efimeries See more »

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TalkBack Productions See more »
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Runtime:

(9 episodes)

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Stereo

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Color
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Trivia

One of the writers cameos as one of the people who applies to live with Carol. See more »

Goofs

Cassandra was not the Queen of Lesbos. Cassandra was a daughter of Priam, King of Troy. 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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Featured in Channel 4's 30 Greatest Comedy Shows (2012) See more »

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Que Onda Guero
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Performed by Beck
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Funniest British comedy in years
14 January 2005 | by buckiequeenSee 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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