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.

Porters. Image shows from L to R: Simon Porter (Edward Easton), Mr. Pradeep (Sanjeev Bhaskar).

Series 1, Episode 2

Seeing Lucy swoon over the heroic Doctor McKenzie prompts Simon to impulsively offer a kidney to a young transplant patient called Lewis.

Further details

Newbie porter Simon is still coping with his unrequited love for nurse Lucy. Seeing her swoon over the heroic Doctor McKenzie prompts Simon to impulsively offer a kidney to a young transplant patient called Lewis.

When Frankie steals a recently deceased patient's winning lottery ticket, Tillman warns that karma will be out to rebalance the universe - and it looks like Simon will have to pay the price.

Broadcast details

Date
Wednesday 27th September 2017
Time
10pm
Channel
Dave
Length
40 minutes

Cast & crew

Regular cast
Edward Easton Simon Porter
Susan Wokoma Frankie
Claudia Jessie Lucy
Rutger Hauer Tillman
Sanjeev Bhaskar Mr. Pradeep
Tanya Franks Jane Bison
Jo Joyner Dr Kelly
Guest cast
Jamie Foreman Alan McNally
James Atherton Dr. McKenzie
Christine Ozanne Gladys
Kiano Samuels Lewis
Chetan Pathak Clinton Carrack
Wendy Mae Brown Mrs. Jerome
Jonathan Hansler Barman
Writing team
Dan Sefton Writer
Production team
Vadim Jean Director
Simon Lupton Series Producer
Pete Thornton Executive Producer
Laurence Bowen Executive Producer
Steve Ackroyd Editor
Steve Parnell Production Designer

Video

Kidney Donation

Simon talks to the press about his brave deed.

Featuring: Edward Easton (Simon Porter), Susan Wokoma (Frankie), Claudia Jessie (Lucy), Rutger Hauer (Tillman), Sanjeev Bhaskar (Mr. Pradeep), Chetan Pathak (Clinton Carrack).

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