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Monroe

IMDB Logo7.6/10
 2011 - Present2 Seasons,Returning: Date TBAOn:   Tags:   

Monroe is a British medical drama television series created and written by Peter Bowker and produced by Mammoth Screen for the ITV network. The series follows a neurosurgeon named Gabriel Monroe, played by James Nesbitt. The six-part series was commissioned by ITV as one of a number of replacements for its long-running police drama series The Bill, which was cancelled in 2010. Filming on Monroe began in Leeds in September 2010, with production based in the old Leeds Girls' High School in Headingley. The first episode was broadcast on ITV on 10 March 2011 to strong ratings. A second series was commissioned in July 2011 and will begin production in 2012. On 14 November 2012, it was announced that ITV had cancelled Monroe due to low viewing figures.Monroe featuring Tom Riley and Susan Lynch has one or more episodes streaming with subscription on Prime Video, and streaming with subscription on Acorn TV. It's a drama show with 12 episodes over 2 seasons. Monroe is still airing with no announced date for the next episode or season. It has a high IMDb audience rating of 7.6 (833 votes).

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12 episodes (100%) are available to stream on a popular subscription service (Prime Video & AcornTV).

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#4,592 Ranked TV Show

#74 Ranked in Doctor TV

#87 Ranked in TV on AcornTV

#2389 Ranked in Drama TV

Monroe has a high IMDb audience rating of 7.6 (833 votes). The show is not very popular with Reelgood users lately.

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Season 1

Prime Video | AcornTV
Season 01, Episode 01 Episode 1

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Mar 10, 2011
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Episode 1 Mar 10, 2011 At work, Monroe has the courage to perform cutting-edge brain surgery but at home, he is afraid to admit that his life is falling apart. When Alison Bannister is admitted with a brain tumour, Monroe has to help her make a frightening decision. To go ahead with an operation could leave Alison paralysed or unable to speak, yet without surgery, she is likely to die within a few years. Does she want to survive if surgery might change who she is? And can Monroe get her through this crisis as his own life starts to spiral out of control?

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Season 01, Episode 02 Episode 2

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Mar 17, 2011
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Episode 2 Mar 17, 2011 As Monroe struggles to accept the fact that his wife Anna has left him, he throws himself into work and tries to pretend that his life is not in freefall. Can he find the courage to tell his son the truth about why his marriage ended? At the hospital, Monroe and cardiac surgeon Jenny Bremner have to deal with a double shooting after a 14-year-old boy accidentally shoots his 12-year-old brother before attempting to kill himself.

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Season 01, Episode 03 Episode 3

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Mar 24, 2011
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Episode 3 Mar 24, 2011 A former soldier is admitted to the hospital with a blood clot in his brain and Monroe controversially decides against surgery. Bremner is tempted to break her own rule about remaining detached from her patients, and Springer tries to cover up the fact that he has `mislaid' a patient.

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Season 01, Episode 04 Episode 4

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Mar 30, 2011
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Episode 4 Mar 30, 2011 Monroe finds that 'civilised divorce' is much harder than he had imagined and his attempts to enter the world of dating seem doomed to failure. At the hospital, Monroe tries to persuade an epileptic man to have an operation that could stop his religious hallucinations, and Bremner is furious to find that she is the subject of gossip about her relationship with Shepherd.

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Season 01, Episode 05 Episode 5

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Apr 6, 2011
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Episode 5 Apr 6, 2011 Monroe has to confront the prospect of operating on a colleague when registrar Sally Fortune collapses. Bremner reaches a decision about her relationship with Shepherd, and Monroe helps his estranged wife Anna build a new life.

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Season 01, Episode 06 Episode 6

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Apr 13, 2011
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Episode 6 Apr 13, 2011 When a 13-year-old girl is admitted to hospital after a road accident, Monroe believes there is little chance of saving her and an operation could leave her severely damaged. However, her father begs him to operate and give her a chance to live - whatever the consequences. The trainees face their final assessments and Shepherd considers leaving following his break-up with Bremner.

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Season 2

Prime Video | AcornTV
Season 02, Episode 01 Episode 1

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Sep 30, 2012
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Episode 1 Sep 30, 2012 Monroe goes head to head with his new boss when he elects to operate on a patient with a deadly vascular anomaly. Meanwhile, Jenny Bremner returns to St. Matthew's from maternity leave to find the hospital changed - and her power diminished.

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Season 02, Episode 02 Episode 2

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Oct 7, 2012
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Episode 2 Oct 7, 2012 The neurosurgeon finds himself having to choose between trainees Springer and Wilson, who are both equally deserving of a place on his team, while cracks begin to show in Bremner and Shepherd's relationship. Monroe's patients include a woman with an aggressive brain tumour, which presents him with one of the most challenging cases of his career.

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Season 02, Episode 03 Episode 3

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Oct 14, 2012
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Episode 3 Oct 14, 2012 Monroe is still reeling from the result of Lynn Monkford surgery. He makes his decision on who to promote to registrar. Shepard is left to deal with what he did the previous night, he and Bremner decide to try counselling to repair their relationship.

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Season 02, Episode 04 Episode 4

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Oct 21, 2012
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Episode 4 Oct 21, 2012 Monroe's confidence has returned, with his ex-wife happily involved with her new boyfriend Dave, he decides to take new colleague Lizzie out on a date Shepard and Bremner are doing their best to play happy families, but the underlying issues are still festering.

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Season 02, Episode 05 Episode 5

S02 E05

Oct 29, 2012
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Episode 5 Oct 29, 2012 Shepherd has moved into Monroes. Springer has some legal issues.

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Season 02, Episode 06 Episode 6

S02 E06

Nov 5, 2012
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Episode 6 Nov 5, 2012 Monroe has informed Bremner after Shepards activites. Witney appears to have decided that its time to leave St Matthew’s. Monroe decides to throw a stag party for his son Nick. Meanwhile at the hospital Springer is introducting Jacob Namobu, a young medical student to neurosurgery. Things don't go to plan when there is a large road traffic accident. This night the truth will be revealed, someone will die, and someone will resign.

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