A Young Doctor's Notebook. Image shows from L to R: Older Doctor (Jon Hamm), Young Doctor (Daniel Radcliffe). Copyright: Big Talk Productions
A Young Doctor's Notebook

A Young Doctor's Notebook

  • TV comedy drama
  • Sky Arts
  • 2012 - 2013
  • 8 episodes (2 series)

Black comic drama series about a doctor at different ages, starring Daniel Radcliffe and Jon Hamm, based on the work of Mikhail Bulgakov. Also features Rosie Cavaliero, Adam Godley and Vicki Pepperdine.

Episode menu

Series 1, Episode 1

A doctor finds his old diary while answering to the authorities about self-prescribing morphine. He has a series of comic exchanges with his young and inexperienced self, mocking him for his youthful looks and guiding him through his early difficulties on the job.

Broadcast details

Thursday 6th December 2012
Sky Arts
30 minutes


Show past repeats

Date Time Channel
Friday 7th December 2012 12:20am Sky Arts
Saturday 8th December 2012 10:00pm Sky Arts
Sunday 9th December 2012 1:00am Sky Arts
Monday 10th December 2012 11:00pm Sky Arts
Sunday 30th December 2012 9:00pm Sky Arts
Thursday 14th February 2013 9:00pm Sky Arts
Friday 15th February 2013 2:35am Sky Arts
Sunday 17th February 2013 11:35pm Sky Arts
Thursday 11th April 2013 10:00pm Pick TV
Thursday 22nd August 2013 9:00pm Sky Arts
Friday 23rd August 2013 2:00am Sky Arts
Sunday 17th November 2013 11:00pm Sky1
Thursday 26th June 2014 9:00pm Sky Arts
Friday 27th June 2014 12:45am Sky Arts
Thursday 10th July 2014 9:00pm Sky Arts
Friday 11th July 2014 3:15am Sky Arts
Monday 5th January 2015 9:00pm Sky Arts 2
Tuesday 14th November 2017 11:30pm Sky Arts

Cast & crew

Daniel Radcliffe Young Doctor
Jon Hamm Older Doctor
Rosie Cavaliero Pelageya
Adam Godley The Feldsher
Vicki Pepperdine Anna
Guest cast
Shaun Pye Yegorych
Tim Steed NKVD Agent Kirill
Neil Edmond Professor of Obstetrics
James Grogan Private Erik
Writing team
Mark Chappell Writer
Shaun Pye Writer
Alan Connor Writer
Production team
Alex Hardcastle Director
Clelia Mountford Producer
Kenton Allen Executive Producer
Jon Hamm Executive Producer
Saskia Schuster Executive Producer
Lucy Lumsden Executive Producer
Matthew Justice Executive Producer
Dan Cheesbrough Executive Producer
Mark Henson Editor
Dennis De Groot Production Designer
Stephen Warbeck Composer

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