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: Mr. Pradeep (Sanjeev Bhaskar), Simon Porter (Edward Easton).

Series 2, Episode 2 - Orc & Pradeep

Mr Pradeep spends a day as a porter for charity. Meanwhile, a woman dressed as an orc is admitted to the hospital with an extreme allergic reaction.

Further details

Mr Pradeep spends a day as a porter for charity. Simon's awe at his God-like power as a Surgeon unwittingly causes Mr Pradeep to have a fatal loss of nerve and hand in his notice just as he's about to operate on the husband of a hospital board director. Can Frankie and Simon get him back on track?

Meanwhile, a woman dressed as an orc is admitted to the hospital with an extreme allergic reaction. No-one can work out why she continues to deteriorate until she comes into contact with Frankie and starts to scream. Does Frankie have a secret cosplay identity she's never shared with anyone at the hospital?

Broadcast details

Date
Thursday 21st March 2019
Time
10pm
Channel
Dave
Length
40 minutes

Cast & crew

Regular cast
Edward Easton Simon Porter
Susan Wokoma Frankie
Daniel Mays Anthony De La Mer
Claudia Jessie Lucy
Rutger Hauer Tillman
Sanjeev Bhaskar Mr. Pradeep
Sinead Keenan Dr Batholomew
Tanya Franks Jane Bison
Guest cast
Sophie McShera Pippa (Orc)
Whitney O'Nicholas Frankie's Sister
Caron Pascoe Mrs Weig
Writing team
Dan Sefton Writer
Susan Wokoma Writer (Additional Material)
Production team
Vadim Jean Director
Alex Walsh-Taylor Producer
Pete Thornton Executive Producer
Laurence Bowen Executive Producer
Dan Sefton Executive Producer
Nick Ames Editor
Steve Parnell Production Designer
Oli Julian Composer
Nick Foster Composer
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