Doctors Shortlisted for Writers Guild Award
WRITERS’ GUILD OF GREAT BRITAIN AWARDS 2014: SHORTLIST ANNOUNCED
Sandi Toksvig will present the Writers’ Guild of Great Britain annual Awards at RIBA, in London, on the evening of Monday 19 January 2015. The Awards, which launched in 1961, also give professional writers from across Great Britain the opportunity to honour their peers, and celebrate the importance of writing to the creative industries, both nationally and abroad.
2 epsidoes of Doctors have been shortlisted under: TV Drama – Long Running Series
Doctors, Series 15, Episode 66 “Silver on the Heath” (Toby Walton),
Doctors, Series 16, Episode 42 “Boiling Point” (Dale Overton)
Gifted young comedian Jack Carroll, runner up in the 2013 series of Britain’s Got Talent and winner of a Pride of Britain award in 2012, has acted with Vic Reeves in Ministry of Curious Stuff, and recently filmed six episodes of the new series of Trollied for Sky TV. He comes to Doctors playing a lad who is convinced he’s being followed by a wolf, which Heston (Owen Brenman) bravely volunteers to investigate… See what he finds on 9th March on BBC 1 and then on the iPlayer for the following month.
Terrence Hardiman, famous to a generation of children as the Demon Headmaster, makes a special guest appearance in a Doctors’ two-parter as a creepy religious leader who Mrs. Tembe goes head to head with! Episodes air on 14th & 15th January and can be watched for a month after on the BBC iPlayer.
Exclusive behind the Scenes as Elisabeth Dermot Walsh Directs her first Episodes of Doctors
Elisabeth, who plays Zara Carmicheal, has made her directorial debut this week - directing three episodes of Doctors. These epsiodes will be airing 10th-13th December. You'll can watch a behind the scenes exclusive here.