Katie Elin-Salt: BBC Doctors

Date - 7 June, 2013, All News Television
Katie Elin-Salt | Sainou Talent Agency London (c) Michael Shelford

Katie Elin-Salt films in Birmingham this week in a guest lead role in popular daytime medical drama, Doctors. She’s set to play Welsh chemistry student Jenny Parks.

Set in the fictional midlands town of Letherbridge, the series has been a BBC1 favourite since 2000, picking up a variety of different nominations and awards.

Doctors films in Birmingham and follows the lives of the staff and patients at the busy Mill Health Centre and Campus Surgery. The format of each episode typically sees the doctors and nurses of the practice meeting their patients, both at the surgeries and on house calls, dealing with their medical complaints alongside other continuing story lines.

The series is produced by BBC Birmingham, with the first episode broadcast on 27th March 2000. It was created by Chris Murray, developed by Mal Young and originally produced by Carson Black.

Overview

Native Welsh actress Katie Elin-Salt trained at Royal Welsh College of Music and Drama.

Notable theatre credits include the lead role of LV in The Rise and Fall of Little Voice for Bolton Octagon, Grace in Out of Love for Paines Plough's Roundabout Season, Meryl in Crouch Hold Pause Engage for Out of Joint and National Theatre of Wales, Phebe in As you Like it, Patti in Season's Greetings, Rita in Educating Rita all for Theatr Clywd.

Television credits include Amy Edwards in two series of Stella for Tidy Productions, Doctors for BBC TV, Flash Prank for MTV, Tissues and Issues and Perfect Summer both for Fiction Factory.

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