British Comedy Guide

The Indian Doctor. Dr. Prem Sharma (Sanjeev Bhaskar). Copyright: Rondo / Avatar.

The Indian Doctor

BBC One and BBC One Wales comedy drama. 15 episodes (3 series), 2010 - 2013. Stars Sanjeev Bhaskar, Matthew Aubrey, Sion Pritchard, Ceri Murphy, Ayesha Dharker, Mali Harries, Ifan Huw Dafydd and others.

Series 1, Episode 2 - The Diary

Colliery manager Richard Sharpe is still desperate to find a mysterious green leather diary left behind by Prem's predecessor, Dr Elwyn.

Full synopsis

The Indian Doctor. Image shows from L to R: Dr. Prem Sharma (Sanjeev Bhaskar), Kamini Sharma (Ayesha Dharker). Copyright: Rondo / Avatar.

Colliery manager Richard Sharpe is still desperate to find a mysterious green leather diary left behind by Prem's predecessor, Dr Elwyn. But his plan to pay local street urchin Dan Griffiths to steal the diary from the surgery backfires when Kamini catches Dan red-handed.

While Kamini confronts Sharpe, Prem has an emergency of his own to deal with when he's asked to make a very unusual house call...

Broadcast details

Date
Tuesday 16th November 2010
Time
2:15pm
Channel
BBC One
Length
45 minutes

Repeats

  1. Wednesday 29th December 2010 at 3:30pm on BBC2
  2. Tuesday 25th October 2011 at 2:15pm on BBC1
  3. Tuesday 12th June 2012 at 5:45pm on BBC HD
  4. Sunday 30th November 2014 at 7:00pm on Drama
  5. Friday 8th January 2016 at 9:00am on Drama
  6. Friday 8th January 2016 at 4:00pm on Drama
  7. Friday 29th January 2016 at 9:00am on Drama
  8. Friday 29th January 2016 at 4:00pm on Drama
  9. Wednesday 30th March 2016 at 3:40pm on BBC2
  10. Wednesday 3rd August 2016 at 2:40am on Drama
  11. Monday 8th August 2016 at 7:00am on Drama
  12. Wednesday 24th August 2016 at 2:20am on Drama

Cast & crew

Regular cast
Sanjeev Bhaskar Dr. Prem Sharma
Ayesha Dharker Kamini Sharma
Mali Harries Megan Evans
Ifan Huw Dafydd Owen Griffiths
Jacob Oakley Dan Griffiths
Erica Eirian Sian Davies
Dafydd Hywel Ceri Joseff
Naomi Everson Gina Nicolli
Mark Williams Richard Sharpe
Beth Robert Sylvia Sharpe
Alexander Vlahos Tom Evans
Guest cast
Glyn Pritchard Whipper In
Writing team
Bill Armstrong Writer
Production team
Tim Whitby Director
Tom Ware Exec Producer
Deep Sehgal Exec Producer

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