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


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 on Wednesday 28th October at 3:30am.

Porters. Image shows from L to R: Anthony De La Mer (Daniel Mays), Simon Porter (Edward Easton).

Series 2, Episode 4

YouTube mega-stars Ham and Cheese arrive at the hospital, and Simon accidentally spills a cup of coffee over a new super-expensive surgical robot.

Further details

YouTube mega-stars Ham and Cheese arrive at the hospital and start making a series of 'humorous' videos around the life-saving heart operation one of them is about to have.

Frankie takes an instant dislike to them but then discovers they have hidden depths. Meanwhile, Simon accidentally spills a cup of coffee over the hospital's new super-expensive surgical robot...then discovers it is about to be used for the first time for Ham's heart op.

He uses rice to try and dry the robot out but the tiny flashing red light seems to suggest it's still faulty. Should he confess or hope no-one spots it?

Broadcast details

Thursday 4th April 2019
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
James Atherton Dr. McKenzie
Patrick Turpin Ham
Scott Chambers Cheese
Naomi Sheldon Nurse
Bobby Pearse Ten-Year-Old Simon
Writing team
Camilla Whitehill Writer
Production team
Vadim Jean Director
Alex Walsh-Taylor Producer
Pete Thornton Executive Producer
Laurence Bowen Executive Producer
Dan Sefton Executive Producer

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