Quacks. Image shows from L to R: Dr. Hendrick (Rupert Everett), Robert (Rory Kinnear), Caroline (Lydia Leonard), William (Mathew Baynton), John (Tom Basden). Copyright: Lucky Giant.

Quacks

BBC Two sitcom about three medical pioneers. 6 episodes (1 series) in 2017. Stars Rory Kinnear, Mathew Baynton, Tom Basden, Lydia Leonard and others.

Video Clips

A daring nose operation

Robert and William go to watch famous French surgeon Patrice Dupont perform surgery.

From Series 1, Episode 6. Featuring: Rory Kinnear (Robert), Mathew Baynton (William), Ed Gaughan (Peters), Ben Willbond (Patrice Dupont), Bruce Mackinnon (Mr Neill).

John and Nicola's knockout date

John takes Nicola to watch some bare knuckle boxing.

From Series 1, Episode 5. Featuring: Tom Basden (John), Miranda Hennessy (Nicola Bell).

The bladder stone

William has a bladder stone so Robert talks him through his options. None are pleasant.

From Series 1, Episode 4. Featuring: Rory Kinnear (Robert), Mathew Baynton (William), Tom Basden (John).

The fake trial

William attempts to cure his patient Harold, of his monomania, by staging a fake trial.

From Series 1, Episode 3. Featuring: Rory Kinnear (Robert), Mathew Baynton (William), Tom Basden (John), Lydia Leonard (Caroline), Ed Gaughan (Peters), Jamie Demetriou (Harold).

William meets Charles Dickens

William is put in an awkward situation by Charles Dickens.

From Series 1, Episode 2. Featuring: Mathew Baynton (William), Lydia Leonard (Caroline), Andrew Scott (Charles Dickens), Robin Hooper (Mr Bradbury).

Trailer

A comedy about four medical 'professionals' hoping to transform medicine for all mankind, one side effect at a time.

From Series 1. Featuring: Rory Kinnear (Robert), Mathew Baynton (William), Tom Basden (John), Lydia Leonard (Caroline), Rupert Everett (Dr. Hendrick).