Character Bios

Morwenna Newcross

Played by Jessica Ransom

Character Bio:

Morwenna is the new receptionist for Doc Martin in for Series 5. Her previous work experiences were working at a bakery and a short stint working for Mrs. Tishell.

Actor Bio:

Jessica Ransom is a fast rising actress and comedy star with acting credits including playing series regular, ‘Morwenna’ in ITV’s Doc Martin, two series of The Armstrong and Miller Show (BBC 1), Horrible Histories, and A Saucerful of Secrtes.

Jessica is a highly experienced and versatile writer with projects including her full length bio: She Wore a White Dress (for R4); in addition to writing for other performers and television projects. Jessica’s diverse range of character creations are showcased in her central London live show ‘The Ransom Club’ – and in her solo live shows, Ransom’s Million and Unsung Heroes.

Jessica made her West End debut at the Duke of York’s Theatre, where she is currently starring in POSH.

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Other Characters

Doc Martin

Dr. Martin Ellingham

Martin Clunes

Doc Martin Video

Louisa Glasson

Caroline Catz

Doc Martin Video

Bert Large

Ian McNeice

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Al Large

Joe Absolom

Doc Martin Video

Joan Norton

Stephanie Cole

Doc Martin Video

Pauline Lamb

Katherine Parkinson

Doc Martin Video

PC Joe Penhale

John Marquez

Doc Martin Video

Mrs. Sally Tishall

Selina Cadell

Doc Martin Video

Ruth Ellingham

Eileen Atkins

Doc Martin Video

Morwenna Newcross

Jessica Ransom

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Baby Ellingham

a Baby

Elaine Denham

Elaine Denham

Lucy Punch