Image for the TV series Call the Midwife

Call the Midwife

2012-Present Drama

Set in the 1950s in the deprived Poplar district of London's incredibly poor East End, new nurse Jenny Lee (Jessica Raine) accepted a job from what she believed was a small private hospital and instead is an Anglican convent. Leaving her privileged lifestyle behind, Jenny works with the Sisters and other midwives of Nonnatus House, making friends like Nurse Chummy (Miranda Hart) and Nurse Trixie (Helen George) while performing nursing duties for the community. With almost 100 babies being born each month in the East End, their main job is to bring safe childbirth to the women in the area. The series was created by Heidi Thomas and based off the best-selling trilogy of memoirs by midwife Jennifer Worth.

  • Sign in to Add favorite
  • Report a problem

Call the Midwife Cast

Upcoming TV Listings for Call the Midwife

Call the Midwife

Share in the Turners’ emotions over May’s impending adoption. Sister Hilda digs deep to give a terminally ill patient her final wish. Valerie and Trixie must testify in a grueling court case. Fred and Reggie keep secrets from each other.

3:00 AM on PBS - Network HD - Eastern

Select your lineup for TV local listings

Call the Midwife

Barbara gets involved with a recently widowed pregnant woman, and Sister Monica Joan has her cataract surgery.

10:00 PM on Vision TV Eastern

Select your lineup for TV local listings

Call the Midwife

Barbara's condition doesn't improve and she's kept in isolation. Lucille makes some new friends.

10:00 PM on Vision TV Eastern

Select your lineup for TV local listings