Brit TV News: Doc Martin Series 6 Set to Premiere on Acorn TV October 7th!


Martin Clunes returns as Dr. Martin Ellingham a grumpy village doctor with a fear of blood and a grumpy bedside manner. Comprising of eight new episodes and rumored to be the show’s last run – series six of the popular comedy sees Martin and his long time love interest Louisa getting back on track after the kidnapping of their baby James. In fact there may even be a wedding in the couple’s future. Speaking about the new series Clunes said, “Our challenge this season will be to force Louisa and the doctor to live together with baby James, which as far as I can see has disaster written all over it…”

The clip below provides a glimpse of the first episode followed by an announcement by Martin Clunes regarding the US premiere on Acorn TV.

Acorn TV specializes in the best of British television by offering online streaming as well as DVDs of current and past favorites.

Currently airing on ITV series six of Doc Martin is expected to air in the US on PBS in early 2014 with a DVD release date to coincide.

Here is a peek of the trailer from ITV.

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  1. avatartom sparks says

    That’s great. We thought the series had ended. We’ll have Downton and Doc Martin in the new year.