Doctor Doctor (2016– )

No Laughing Matter 

Not Rated | | Drama | Episode aired 8 October 2018
Hugh's world is rocked after Harriet gives birth to their baby. Penny makes a fateful choice about her future with Hugh. Meryl and Ajax go to war over his plans for a cemetery on the family farm.


Ben Chessell


Tony McNamara, Tony McNamara (creator) | 3 more credits »




Episode cast overview, first billed only:
Rodger Corser ... Hugh Knight
Nicole da Silva ... Charlie
Ryan Johnson ... Matt Knight
Tina Bursill ... Meryl Knight
Hayley McElhinney ... Penny
Chloe Bayliss ... Hayley
Matt Castley ... Ajax
Belinda Bromilow Belinda Bromilow ... Betty
Brittany Clark ... Mia Halston
Charles Wu ... Ken
Genevieve Hegney ... Harriet
Miranda Tapsell ... April
Don Hany ... Raph
Uli Latukefu ... Darren
Jacob Simmons Jacob Simmons ... Baby Jimmy


Determined to start his new job in Sydney, Hugh (Rodger Corser) agrees to induce Harriet so that she can have the baby and they can leave. Hugh begins the induction, but then he and Penny (Hayley McElhinney) get called out to an emergency. A cattle truck has tipped over, and they are flown in to try and save the driver. All the while Harriet (Genevieve Hegney) is going into labour and Betty (Belinda Bromilow) and Ken (Charles Wu) step in to help deliver the baby. Meanwhile, Meryl (Tina Bursill) has had second thoughts about Ajax's (Matt Castley) cemetery scheme. The reality has set in, and she's not keen on the idea of having hearses drive past the homestead every other day. But there's no stopping Ajax, who is determined to continue with his business idea. Penny and Raph (Don Hany) are still dating, but things get complicated when his ex-wife comes into the picture. While out at the cattle truck incident, Hugh and Penny have an honest conversation - Hugh wants to know why she can ...

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8 October 2018 (Australia) See more »

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