Doctors: S22E44 – Comic Book Hero
Tuesday 18 May 2021
BBC One: 13:45

  • Produced by David Lewis Richardson
  • Written by Rob Kinsman
  • Directed by Peter Fearon

Sid makes preparations for the big apple Sale.

Karen is excited by the prospect of another foster child.

Luca gets involved with a patient undergoing superhero therapy.

Valerie speaks to Bear, ostensibly about HCA training but all she can talk about is Nathan.

Rob can’t sleep, Karen is baking. She tells him the Social Services called, there’s another potential foster placement.

Karen finds a letter for Rob, and confronts him. Is he thinking of retiring?

Matthew tells his therapist Philip about a horrible accident that happened to him as a child in a car crash.

Sid worries, Lewis says he’s been advised to take light exercise.


  • Adam Ewan as Philip Laws
  • Bharti Patel as Ruhma Carter
  • Chris Walker as Rob Hollins
  • Dr Sid Vere as Ashley Rice
  • Ian Midlane as Dr Al Haskey
  • Jan Pearson as Karen Hollins
  • John Leader as Lewis Ainsley
  • Liam Ainsworth as Matthew Wargate
  • Paul Jerricho as Stan Barrett
  • Ross McLaren as Luca McIntyre
  • Sam C Wilson as Stephen Powers
  • Sarah Moyle as Valerie Pitman