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The Grumpy Doctor Returns to WITF

Written by Fred Vigeant, Director of Programming and Promotions for TV and Radio | Nov 24, 2015 9:10 AM

The highly-anticipated seventh season of DOC MARTIN stars BAFTA winner Martin Clunes (Arthur & George; Men Behaving Badly) as Dr. Martin Ellingham, an ill-mannered G.P. living in the fictional Cornish village of Portwenn. Already a ratings winner in the UK, the new season will be airing on public television stations in the U.S. beginning in January with the first episode premiering on WITF January 7 at 9:00pm and a repeat January 9 at 9:00pm.  

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Season seven finds a heartbroken Martin ready to make some changes and win his family back following Louisa's (Caroline Catz) departure at the end of the last season. Also returning are Dame Eileen Atkins (Aunt Ruth), Selina Cadell (Mrs. Tishell), Ian McNeice (Bert Large), Joe Absolom (Al Large), John Marquez (PC Penhale), and Jessica Ransom (Morwenna). Guest stars include Tristan Sturrock (Saving Grace) and Caroline Quentin (Jonathan Creek, Men Behaving Badly), with a cameo appearance from Sigourney Weaver (Alien).

This season of Doc Martin continues on a Thursday/Saturday schedule through the end of February on WITF. 

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