Porters. Image shows from L to R: Frankie (Susan Wokoma), Simon Porter (Edward Easton), Anthony De La Mer (Daniel Mays), Lucy (Claudia Jessie).

Porters

Dave sitcom about hospital porters. 9 episodes (2 series), 2017 - 2019. Stars Edward Easton, Susan Wokoma, Daniel Mays, Claudia Jessie and others.

Series 1, Episode 1 is repeated today at 3:30am.

Porters. Image shows from L to R: Simon Porter (Edward Easton), Lucy (Claudia Jessie).

Series 1, Episode 1

A mix-up with a dead Rabbi means Simon is forced to impersonate a real doctor and somehow escape the suspicious scrutiny of a visiting consultant neurologist.

Further details

When newbie hospital porter Simon arrives for work on his first day, he stands out like a sore thumb. Because to the great amusement of his mentors Frankie and Tillman, he thinks portering is just a stepping-stone to his true calling in life - being a doctor.

However, a mix-up with a dead Rabbi means Simon is forced to impersonate a real doctor and somehow escape the suspicious scrutiny of a visiting consultant neurologist.

Broadcast details

Date
Wednesday 20th September 2017
Time
10pm
Channel
Dave
Length
40 minutes

Repeats

  1. Wednesday 28th October 2020 at 3:30am on Dave

Cast & crew

Regular cast
Edward Easton Simon Porter
Susan Wokoma Frankie
Claudia Jessie Lucy
Rutger Hauer Tillman
Jo Joyner Dr Kelly
Guest cast
Mathew Horne (as Mat Horne) Mark
Kelsey Grammer Mendel
Toby Williams Terry
Jo Enright Janice
Samantha Spiro Rebecca
Writing team
Dan Sefton Writer
Production team
Vadim Jean Director
Simon Lupton Series Producer
Pete Thornton Executive Producer
Laurence Bowen Executive Producer

Videos

Semen Porter

Porters, coming to Dave in September.

Featuring: Edward Easton (Simon Porter), Susan Wokoma (Frankie), Claudia Jessie (Lucy), Rutger Hauer (Tillman), Jo Joyner (Dr Kelly).

Kelsey Grammer on Porters

A clip of Kelsey Grammer guest starring in Porters. He plays a 'real doctor'... which is a problem for Simon, who is pretending to be one.

Featuring: Edward Easton (Simon Porter), Susan Wokoma (Frankie), Kelsey Grammer (Mendel), Samantha Spiro (Rebecca).

Lift Fail

Simon ends up making a big mistake whilst in a lift with a dead body.

Featuring: Edward Easton (Simon Porter).

X-Ray

Tillman is looking for Mark.

Featuring: Rutger Hauer (Tillman), Mat Horne (Mark).

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