The audience does not even need to get tensed about the next season of Call The Midwife. Call The Midwife Season 9 will be the next installment of the franchise. BBC has already greenlit the season, under a deal of a three-season renewal of the show in 2016.
Call The Midwife is a period drama series of BBC. The show features a group of nurse-midwives working in the East End of London in the last 1950s and the early 1960s. The show debuted on January 15, 2012, which was set in 1957, and then served each next year in the following seasons.
Call The Midwife Season 9: Production Work Started
The filming of the ninth season and the Christmas Special began on March 18, 2019. The production work for the holiday special ended on May 22. Now, the filming work of the ninth season is underway. The first look for this season also released recently. And the picture seems a bit unpleasant as the midwives seem to have a terrible bus trip.
Call The Midwife Renewed For More Seasons
Just after the end of the eighth season, BBC also cherished its fans with more important news. They recommissioned the show for both tenth and eleventh season. That’s right…!!! The fans will receive more drama till 2022. All the seasons will have an eight-episode queue along with the Christmas specials.
Call The Midwife Season 9: Plot Details
Each season of Call The Midwife covers a year. Season 9 will focus on the year of 1965. It is the time where the social change in Poplar would take place. Moreover, the show will reportedly uphold the show’s established reputation of compelling, sensitive, and relevant storylines” as the midwives tackle cases including diphtheria, cancer, drug abuse, fistula, and tuberculosis.
Call The Midwife Season 9 will begin in January 1965 with the funeral of Winston Churchill. Further, the series will feature Nonnatus House, and it’s an entry in a bold and innovative era. Meanwhile, for the midwives, the very fabric of their lives is jeopardized when Nonnatus itself comes under threat of demolition, as per the reports.
Nurse Trixie Anderson (Helen George) has delved herself into her career and also started exploring new opportunities and even using spare time to study medicine. She also started working with Dr. Turner (Stephen McGann) at the surgery. Therefore, there are quite many chances that she will take more of a leadership role at Nonnatus House. Meanwhile, Nurse Lucille Anderson (Leonie Elliott) has also found Cyril Robinson (Zephryn Taitte) as her partner. Though it will be interesting to see how their romance will progress.
BBC has also talked about the ninth season of Call The Midwife. According to them, the team of medics and midwives faced unexpected challenges in the show, as the population shifts, rules change, and old diseases come back to haunt them. However, they also added that the characters also have their own experiences, which are fueled by love, loss, and doubt.
Call The Midwife Season 9 Release Date
As the production work for the ninth season has already begun, it is easy to make predictions for the release date of Call The Midwife Season 9. The drama will return with its special on Christmas 2019 followed by the ninth season in January 2020. The show will air on BBC1.