Call the Midwife

What’s in Store for the Cast of ‘Call the Midwife’?

The cast members of Call the Midwife can do more than just deliver babies.

The hit British series, which airs on BBC in the U.K. and concluded its second season last month on PBS in the U.S., features a large ensemble cast of 11 main players plus Vanessa Redgrave, who is heard only in voiceover.

Call the Midwife’ Recap, Season 2, Episode 7

Nonnatus House meets Hell’s Angels. That was what happened in the latest episode of Call the Midwife, with leather-wearing nuns and helmeted midwives zooming about on powerful, low rider hogs through London’s East End in 1958.

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‘Call the Midwife’ Recap, Season 2, Episode 6

This week’s episode of Call the Midwife, the British series about a group of nurses and nuns who see to the medical needs of the poor living in London’s East End in the late 1950s, was a solid one.  It lacked only in an appearance ...

‘Call the Midwife’ Recap, Season 2, Episode 5

In an episode that would spark massive controversy if it were on an American TV show, the focus was squarely on birth control and abortion in the latest chapter of Call the Midwife, the popular BBC show that airs on the PBS in the U.S.

‘Call the Midwife’ Recap, Season 2, Episode 4

Her confidence may be growing with each case that she handles but Jenny Lee (Jessica Raine), the young nurse-midwife who’s the heroine of Call the Midwife, realizes that she doesn’t have all the answers in this especially strong ...

‘Call the Midwife’ Recap, Season 2, Episode 3

No Chummy.  Fans of the strapping midwife had to go cold turkey during the third episode of this season’s Call the Midwife as the character of Chummy, so memorably played by Miranda Hart, is off in Sierra Leone with her policeman ...

‘Call the Midwife’ Recap: Season 2, Episode 1

Call the Midwife, the hit British TV show about nurse-midwives tending to the poor in London’s East End slums in the late 1950s, began its second season on PBS last night with an entertaining episode that brought back familiar ...

Miranda Hart’s Second Book in the Queue

BAFTA-nominated comedienne Miranda Hart, 39, (Call the Midwife) is set to publish a follow-up book to her recently published self-help autobiography Is It Just Me? (October 2012).

‘Call The Midwife’s Jessica Raine: “‘Doctor Who’ Is Magical”

Actors must find it strange to wander into the middle of a full-scale cultural phenomenon like a long-running soap or, say, the longest-running science fiction show on television, and just sort of fit in. Especially if it’s not a ...