TV series about the doctor Johan Steen who returns to Sweden after working in Somalia. He takes over his father in law's practice in the archipelago and together with his daughter Wilma, they try to make a new life for themselves.
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Series cast summary:
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 Johan Steen (18 episodes, 1997-2000)
Ebba Hultkvist ...
 Wilma Steen (18 episodes, 1997-2000)
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 Axel Holtman (18 episodes, 1997-2000)
Helena Brodin ...
 Syster Berit (18 episodes, 1997-2000)
Göran Engman ...
 Sören Rapp (18 episodes, 1997-2000)
Tove Nordin ...
 Maddo Lindelius (15 episodes, 1997-2000)
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TV series about the doctor Johan Steen who returns to Sweden after working in Somalia. He takes over his father in law's practice in the archipelago and together with his daughter Wilma, they try to make a new life for themselves.

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Saaristolaislääkäri  »

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The best series i've ever seen!!!!
31 July 2006 | by (Sweden) – See all my reviews

This series is one of the biggest success in Swedish history. It's a great series in my opinion and i really love it. The photography in the series i mean really outstanding. The actors/ actresses they play very very well through the whole series and i dare to say that they have never played that well in any other series/ film in their whole career. The really do their best achievements ever in this series. Another good thing with the series is that it contains a lot of interesting and varying stories and you learn how a Doctor in the Swedish archipelago works. Sometimes it's too rather dramatic and they flies with an ambulance-helicopter sometimes. All these things make the series become so good and make this series be a classic series forever in the Swedish TV-history. So i can really recommend you to watch it if you haven't done it yet.


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