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The Indian Doctor 

When a sleepy 1960s Welsh mining town's only doctor dies, the only replacement the union representative could find arrives, straight from India. To everyone's surprise, he's better educated... See full summary »

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Series cast summary:
Jacob Oakley Jacob Oakley ...  Dan Griffiths 15 episodes, 2010-2013
Mali Harries Mali Harries ...  Megan Evans 15 episodes, 2010-2013
Sanjeev Bhaskar ...  Dr. Prem Sharma 15 episodes, 2010-2013
Ayesha Dharker ...  Kamini Sharma 15 episodes, 2010-2013
Ifan Huw Dafydd Ifan Huw Dafydd ...  Owen Griffiths 15 episodes, 2010-2013
Erica Eirian Erica Eirian ...  Sian Davies 14 episodes, 2010-2013
Alun ap Brinley Alun ap Brinley ...  Sgt. Emlyn Dawkins / ... 12 episodes, 2010-2013
Dafydd Hywel ...  Ceri Joseph 11 episodes, 2010-2013
Naomi Everson Naomi Everson ...  Gina Nicolli / ... 10 episodes, 2010-2012
James Morgan James Morgan ...  Miner / ... 10 episodes, 2010-2012
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When a sleepy 1960s Welsh mining town's only doctor dies, the only replacement the union representative could find arrives, straight from India. To everyone's surprise, he's better educated and more cultured then anyone they know, yet friendly and eager to help. His wife however looks down on the 'peasants', compared to viceregal Delhi, and wants him to move to London. Written by KGF Vissers

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UK

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English

Release Date:

15 November 2010 (UK) See more »

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Az indiai orvos See more »

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Quite engaging series.
29 June 2017 | by pafoxwellSee all my reviews

I binged watched all three seasons on Hulu in one day. I am a fan of Ayesha Dharker which is why I started the series, but now I am also a fan of Sanjeev Bhaskar, who plays the doctor. They both have the ability to communicate with their eyes and with facial expressions. They are amazing actors.

The plot started out about adapting to a new culture and got better from there. I don't know why the popularity of the series went down because the story became more engaging with each episode. Perhaps the lack of violence, sex and profanity did it in. I wish we had more seasons of this series and others like it.


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