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A new year, a new season of Doc Martin! Season 8 of the beloved British comedy-drama will air on CPTV Thursdays, January 3 – February 21, 2019.

Martin Clunes is back as Dr. Martin Ellingham, and Caroline Catz returns as his wife, Louisa. Martin and Louisa are back together in the village of Portwenn with their infant son, James Henry. However, family life proves to be stressful. Will Martin and Louisa be able to cope?

Meanwhile, Martin considers a career change; two Portwenn residents tie the knot; and Martin meets a woman named Beth Traywick, portrayed by special guest star Sigourney Weaver!

Don’t miss all eight new episodes, Thursdays on CPTV.

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