Doc Martin

Doc Martin

After all their ups and downs as a couple, Dr. Martin Ellingham (Martin Clunes, Men Behaving Badly) and his wife, Louisa (Caroline Catz, Murder in Suburbia), are finally living together with their son, but their problems are far from over. As Louisa considers switching careers, can Martin cope with all the changes—or will he risk the fragile accord he’s forged with his family?
After all their ups and downs as a couple, Dr. Martin Ellingham (Martin Clunes, Men Behaving Badly) and his wife, Louisa (Caroline Catz, Murder in Suburbia), are finally living together with their son, but their problems are far from over. As Louisa considers switching careers, can Martin cope with all the changes—or will he risk the fragile accord he’s forged with his family?

Season 8 (9 episodes)

  • 0. It's Always Sunny in Portwenn

    Original air date: 09/19/2017 Runtime: 30:10 min.

    Original air date: 09/19/2017 Runtime: 30:10 min. After 13 years of production and 8 series, the cast and crew reflect on their time in Port Isaac working on Doc Martin and the family dynamic the team has created. This exclusive documentary goes behind the scenes of the all-new episodes of Doc Martin in this sneak peek at Series 8!

  • 1. Mysterious Ways

    Original air date: 09/19/2017 Runtime: 45:44 min.

    Original air date: 09/19/2017 Runtime: 45:44 min. After successfully rekindling their relationship, Louisa and Martin are living together again, but Louisa finds herself juggling too many responsibilities at once. As Portwenn prepares for a wedding, Bert hopes to profit from the festivities.

  • 2. Sons & Lovers

    Original air date: 09/26/2017 Runtime: 46:01 min.

    Original air date: 09/26/2017 Runtime: 46:01 min. With Janice's departure, Martin and Louisa need to find a day care for James, and they settle on Portwenn Tots. Ruth considers selling her farm, and Mrs. Tishell's pharmacy receives a new blood-pressure monitor.

  • 3. Farewell My Lovely

    Original air date: 10/03/2017 Runtime: 46:05 min.

    Original air date: 10/03/2017 Runtime: 46:05 min. Louisa's stress is compounded when she must take a group of students on a sailing trip. Ruth's decision regarding the farm causes trouble for the Large family enterprises, and so Morwenna and Al throw an event to help save their business.

  • 4. Faith

    Original air date: 10/10/2017 Runtime: 46:07 min.

    Original air date: 10/10/2017 Runtime: 46:07 min. Morwenna's missionary parents pay her a surprise visit and are taken aback by her relationship with Al. As Louisa starts her new counseling course, Penhale investigates a break-in at the school, in which nothing was stolen.

  • 5. From the Mouths of Babes

    Original air date: 10/17/2017 Runtime: 45:09 min.

    Original air date: 10/17/2017 Runtime: 45:09 min. With James teething, Martin and Louisa are desperate for more sleep. In an unusual display of mourning, Mrs. Tishell closes the pharmacy, inconveniencing everyone. Meanwhile, Al needs Bert's help to get the whisky business back on track.

  • 6. Accidental Hero

    Original air date: 10/24/2017 Runtime: 46:13 min.

    Original air date: 10/24/2017 Runtime: 46:13 min. Penhale decides to have a police open house to raise community awareness, but the turnout is not what he hoped for. James goes through a biting phase, and Morwenna leaves the surgery for a weekend away with Al.

  • 7. Bade on the Feather

    Original air date: 10/31/2017 Runtime: 45:46 min.

    Original air date: 10/31/2017 Runtime: 45:46 min. Penhale and Morwenna participate in the annual gig race against another town. Louisa buys a new car, and Martin’s blood phobia causes a disaster with a patient.

  • 8. All My Trials

    Original air date: 11/02/2017 Runtime: 46:28 min.

    Original air date: 11/02/2017 Runtime: 46:28 min. Martin stops practicing the week before his hearing, but patients continue to solicit his advice. An American tourist asks Mrs. Tishell for help, and Penhale commissions a bust of himself.