Sagar Radia: The Good Karma Hospital (ITV)

Date - 7 February, 2018, All News Television

SAGAR RADIA returns for Series Two of Good Karma Hospital as series regular AJ.

Set in a coastal town in tropical South India, the series tells the story of British-Asian junior doctor, Ruby Walker, played by Amrita Acharia, who arrives at the run-down Good Karma Hospital to join a dedicated team of over-worked medics. Run by a gloriously eccentric Englishwoman, Lydia Fonseca, played by Amanda Redman, this under-funded but creatively resourceful cottage hospital is the beating heart of the local community. It’s much more than just a medical outpost – it’s a home.

The drama is created and written by Dan Sefton (The Five, Mr Selfridge, Death in Paradise), with scripts also from Vinay Patel and Nancy Harris. The series is produced by Stephen Smallwood (Ripper Street), and the first episodes are directed by Bill Eagles (Gotham).

Overview

Sagar boasts an extensive list of credits across television, film and stage.

He is best known for playing series regular AJ Nair across three series of The Good Karma Hospital for ITV/Tiger Aspect. Recent work includes Berlin Station for Epix, Lucky Man for Sky 1/NBC, Legends for Fox 21 and Babylon for Channel 4. He also played Rafiq Wahid in the Emmy award winning mini-series Britz directed by Peter Kosminsky.

Stage credits include the role of Kalyan Mathema opposite Jesse Eisenberg in The Spoils at Trafalgar Studios, West End.

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