Doc Martin Blog
January 14, 2017
Good news and bad news, Doc Martin fans. The good news is that Doc Martin will definitely return for series 8 and 9, but the bad news is that it will officially come to an end after that. Here is the official statement from Doc Martin‘s producers: We are very excited to be able to […]
September 14, 2016
I had the unique experience of traveling this month to the UK with members of the WFYI/Indianapolis British Telly Club to visit several locations where British drama & comedies are shot. The highlight for me was our stop in Port Isaac (aka Portwenn), the charming North Cornwall fishing village where the Doc Martin and Poldark […]
September 2, 2016
Doc Martin first aired on ITV September 2, 2004, making the show 12 years old today! The series was created by Dominic Minghella after the character of Dr. Martin Bamford in the 2000 comedy film Saving Grace. Here’s to many more years!
July 20, 2016
Apparently Charles and Camillia are big fans of the show! Yesterday, they made a stop in Port Isaac (the real Port Wenn) as part of their tour of Cornwall and met with the cast and crew of Doc Martin! Port Isaac receives a lot of tourists and fans of the show, but this might […]
January 19, 2016
The Mirror reports that there may be an eighth (though possibly final) series coming! There was speculation that the seventh series would be the last, though thanks to good ratings in the UK, another season may be commissioned. There is no official word yet, but the rumors are looking good! Read more here.
January 6, 2016
Revisit your favorite Doc Martin moments and go behind the scenes of series 7 with Seven Grumpy Seasons a Doc Martin pledge special airing on public television. Check your local public television station’s schedule to find out when you can watch.
December 4, 2015
Calling all Clunatics! If you want more Martin Clunes, Acorn TV has got you covered. As part of Feature Friday, Acorn TV is streaming A Is for Acid, a British TV movie starring the Doc Martin actor. Clunes garnered critical accolades for his portrayal of John George Haigh, the notorious Acid Bath Murderer who stalked 1940s London. […]
November 20, 2015
In this clip from the final episode of Doc Martin Series 7, Gemma Jones (Harry Potter films, Bridget Jones’s Diary) guest stars as the desperate wife of one of the Doc’s patients. Will the Doc make it out alive? Episode 8: The Doctor Is Out
November 16, 2015
Want more Martin Clunes in your life? Acorn TV is now streaming three documentaries featuring the British actor and wildlife lover: Man and Beast, Islands of Britain, and Horsepower. Stream them here.
November 6, 2015
The Doc better watch out because Louisa’s ex Danny is back in Portwenn! Tristan Sturrock (Poldark) reprises his role from Series 2. Will Louisa be swayed by Danny’s charms? Keep watching Series 7 to find out! Episode 6: Other People’s Children
November 3, 2015
Gemma Jones (Harry Potter movies, The Duchess of Duke Street, Bridget Jones’s Diary) joins Caroline Quentin and Sigourney Weaver as a series 7 guest star! Jones will appear in the last two episodes of series 7 as a tough and determined Port Isaac resident trying to save her husband from his illness.
October 30, 2015
In this clip from Doc Martin Series 7, Ep. 5, Martin has finally had it with Buddy the dog following him around, so he tries to get rid of him by bringing Buddy to holistic vet Angela Sim (Caroline Quentin, Blue Murder), the daughter of the GP Martin replaced. This episode reunites Martin Clunes and […]
October 23, 2015
In this clip from Series 7, Ep. 4, Martin and Louisa attempt to complete the “homework” they receive from couples therapy– embrace each other every day. As usual, things don’t quite work out as planned. Episode 4: Education, Education, Education