Robert Perkins: Doctors

Date - 30 August, 2012, All News Television
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Robert Perkins plays Peter Arbutt in BBC1’s daytime drama, Doctors.

Set in the fictional midlands town of Letherbridge, Doctors has been a BBC1 favourite since 2000. It films in Birmingham and follows the lives of the staff and patients at the busy Mill Health Centre and Campus Surgery.


Robert Perkins became a household name playing series regular Sgt. Ray Steele in The Bill. He has since appeared in numerous television series including Law & Order, Margot, Midsomer Murders, Rosemary & Thyme, Dalziel & Pascoe and appearing alongside Kevin Costner in The Upside of Anger.

He can also be seen in his award winning one man adaption of A Christmas Carol. He has performed extensively for The Manchester Royal Exchange, Bolton Octagon and Theatr Clywd.

This autumn he will play the roles of Major Pollock and John Malcolm in the Terence Rattigan double act piece, Separate Tables at Salisbury Playhouse.

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