Nine has announed a new drama Doctor Docter which is sure to grab an audience.
Doctor Doctor follows Hugh Knight Rodger Corser from Underbelly, Rush, Puberty Blues), a rising star in the heart surgery ranks. He is gifted, charming, infallible, a hedonist who – due to his sheer talent – believes he can live outside the rules. But his “work hard, play harder” philosophy is about to come back and bite him. Hard.
it will also star Nicole da Silva, Ryan Johnson, Hayley McElhinney, Shalom Brune-Franklin, Tina Bursill, Chloe Bayliss and Dave Eastgate.
In a joint statement, Nine’s Heads of Drama, Jo Rooney and Andy Ryan, said: “We are delighted to join forces with Essential Media & Entertainment on this irreverent new family drama series. With its stellar cast and beautiful rural setting,Doctor Doctor is a breath of fresh air and further proof of Nine’s commitment to Australian content.”
The series is now in pre-production with filming to take place in April and is expected to air later this year