Web site: http://www.portmanfilm.com
A catchy comedy drama that stars Martin Clunes as the brash doctor Martin Ellingham, whose blunt opinions and tactless manner cause mayhem in a small Cornish community.
Going Bodmin #101
As Martin moves in and meets the locals, he realizes that adjusting to village life is not going to be smooth sailing. In his sharp suits and flashy car, he's a fish out of water.
- KET2 Sunday, April 13 at 3:00 pm EDT
- KET2 Sunday, April 13 at 3:00 pm EDT
Gentlemen Prefer #102
When Martin fires Elaine for her inefficiency, he becomes universally disliked in the village.
- KET Thursday, April 17 at 9:00 pm EDT
- KET Friday, April 18 at 2:00 am EDT
- KET2 Friday, April 18 at 8:00 pm EDT
- KET2 Sunday, April 20 at 3:00 pm EDT
Sh*t Happens #103
Dr. Martin announces on his new radio show that there is something dangerous in the public pool.
- KET Thursday, April 24 at 9:00 pm EDT
- KET Friday, April 25 at 2:00 am EDT
- KET2 Friday, April 25 at 8:00 pm EDT
- KET2 Sunday, April 27 at 3:00 pm EDT
The Portwenn Effect #104
Louisa invites Martin to the Portwenn Players Dance. Martin makes a house call to the park ranger, Stewart James.
- KET Thursday, May 1 at 9:00 pm EDT
- KET Friday, May 2 at 2:00 am EDT
- KET2 Friday, May 2 at 8:00 pm EDT
- KET2 Sunday, May 4 at 3:00 pm EDT
Of All the Harbors in All the Towns #105
An old flame of Martin's Aunt Joan sails back into her life and whisks her off her feet. But her suitor, John Slater, is seriously ill with a life threatening heart condition, as Doc Martin discovers when he insists on running tests on him.
- KET Thursday, May 8 at 9:00 pm EDT
- KET Friday, May 9 at 2:00 am EDT
- KET2 Friday, May 9 at 8:00 pm EDT
- KET2 Sunday, May 11 at 3:00 pm EDT
The tourist season has arrived in Portwenn. Disgruntled by the invasion of holidaymakers, Martin grimaces as he makes his way through the crowds. Then he notices an attractive woman, and stops to stare at her chest! Martin actually tries to warn the woman about the dangers of sunbathing for fear of skin cancer.
- KET Thursday, May 15 at 9:00 pm EDT
- KET Friday, May 16 at 2:00 am EDT
- KET2 Friday, May 16 at 8:00 pm EDT
- KET2 Sunday, May 18 at 3:00 pm EDT
Old Dogs #201
Dr. Martin Ellingham is still as clumsy as ever when it comes to forming relationships with the opposite sex. Just when things were beginning to look rosily romantic between him and pretty school teacher Louisa Glasson, he makes a terrible faux pas.
- KET Thursday, May 22 at 9:00 pm EDT
- KET Friday, May 23 at 2:00 am EDT
- KET2 Friday, May 23 at 8:00 pm EDT
- KET2 Sunday, May 25 at 3:00 pm EDT
In Loco #202
Louisa seeks a promotion at Portwenn Primary School. Bert Large tests out his culinary skills on the villagers. He's taken over the fish and chip shop while owner Mrs. Cronk is in the hospital.
- KET Thursday, May 29 at 9:00 pm EDT
- KET Friday, May 30 at 2:00 am EDT
- KET2 Friday, May 30 at 8:00 pm EDT
- KET2 Sunday, June 1 at 3:00 pm EDT
Blood Is Thicker #203
Bert Large has been hiding a heartbreaking secret from his son Al, which threatens to jeopardize their close relationship. Martin visits the Flint brothers at the remote country home they share with their father Victor and mother Doreen. Wallace and Paddy Flint have been suffering chronic stomach disorders, and a blood test confirms they have salmonella poisoning. But there's something else odd about this family. Meanwhile, PC Mark Mylow has had to deal with his domineering sister's arrival in Portwenn.
- KET Friday, June 6 at 2:00 am EDT
- KET2 Sunday, June 8 at 3:00 pm EDT
There's concern in Portwenn that local radio presenter Caroline Bosman has a drinking problem. PC Mylow has romance on his mind. He's been bowled over by the pretty, blonde newcomer to Portwenn, Julie. Meanwhile, Martin has an odorous problem with one of his patients. Vernon Cooke stinks so much nobody can bear to be in the same room. Martin has the unpleasant task of trying to discover the cause.
- KET2 Sunday, June 8 at 4:00 pm EDT
- KET Friday, June 13 at 2:00 am EDT
Always on My Mind #205
Irate husband Phil Pratt accuses Dr. Ellingham of killing his wife Helen when he comes to their house to treat her. Then a horrific accident on the farm leaves Mr. Pratt desperately needing the doctor to save his life. Joan finds him trapped under a tractor, where he has been all night. A new teacher at Portwenn primary school, Tricia Soames, has sore hands. The doctor soon realizes that Tricia is showing all the signs of obsessive compulsive disorder. Meanwhile, things are looking up for PC Mylow on the romance front.
- KET2 Sunday, June 15 at 3:00 pm EDT
- KET Friday, June 20 at 2:00 am EDT
The Family Way #206
Dr. Ellingham's parents, whom he hasn't spoken to in seven years, make a surprise visit to Cornwall to stay with their son. Christopher Ellingham is a suave surgeon, oozing charm, nothing like his son, and the villagers are soon taken in by his charisma. But his wife Margaret seems oddly quiet and reserved. Martin worries that she might be ill. Danny collapses, barely able to breathe. Louisa calls Martin who diagnoses a collapsed lung.
- KET2 Sunday, June 15 at 4:00 pm EDT
Out of the Woods #207
Mark Mylow intends to marry beautiful Julie Mitchell. For his stag night, Mark wants to camp out in the woods under the stars accompanied by his Best Man, Al Large. An adder bites Mark's ankle and he suffers a potentially fatal allergic reaction. While Al is in the woods, his dad Bert tries to fix up his flat. Meanwhile, it appears the beaches of North Cornwall are being stormed by legions of poisonous fish intent on terrorizing the teenage population of Portwenn.
- KET2 Sunday, June 22 at 3:00 pm EDT
Graham Orchard, a Salvation Army member, arrives in Portwenn to try to trace a missing woman named Emma Lewis. Danny's near death experience with a collapsed lung has made him appreciate his relationship with Louisa. With his wedding to Julie imminent, Mylow is busy making final preparations, including securing life insurance. Mrs. Tishell has been wearing a collar to combat neck pain for years and does not want to remove it. Louisa tells Martin that she has split up with Danny and invites him to join her for a glass of wine.
- KET2 Sunday, June 29 at 3:00 pm EDT
Official web site: http://www.portmanfilm.com