It’s a wrap! Channel Nine Doctor Doctor drama finale hits season-high in ratings
The Channel Nine Doctor Doctor drama, starring Rodger Corser, peaked in ratings this season on Wednesday night.
The final episode of the popular television series was watched by 516,000 viewers.
Fans have tune in to see which woman will win the heart of surgeon Dr Hugh Knight.
It’s a wrap! Channel Nine Doctor Doctor drama final episode, starring Rodger Corser, peaked in ratings on Wednesday night
Doctor Doctor has become one of Australia’s most popular local dramas, spanning five hit seasons.
Nine confirmed earlier this month that the program will end after its fifth season.
The show followed cardiac surgeon Dr Knight who is forced to work in his hometown of Whyhope as a country GP as punishment for his hedonistic lifestyle.
The series garnered strong ratings of up to 800,000 viewers in its first season.
Doctor Doctor also played Tina Bursill, Nicole da Silva, Ryan Johnson, Chloe Bayliss, Belinda Bromilow, and Hayley McElhinney.
Small numbers: the latest episode of the popular TV series has been watched by 516,000 viewers
Rodger’s wife Renae Berry shared a touching tribute before Wednesday’s final.
“I feel melancholy as I settle in to watch the Doctor Doctor finale,” she wrote on Instagram, alongside a photo of her husband and their three children watching the sunset in Mudgee , where the series was filmed.
“Each job over the years marks another chapter in our life,” she continued.
Popular: Doctor Doctor has become one of Australia’s most popular local dramas, spanning five successful seasons
Renae said the years had been measured by her husband’s emissions since becoming a mother, adding that Doctor Doctor was a “special moment” for their family.
‘Dusty [their son] was a baby when you started and [had] a wonderful family vacation to visit you at work, ”she recalled.
Renae went on to call the panoramic photo “the last trip to the picturesque Mudgee”.
She ended the caption with: “Congratulations to our doctor and the whole amazing team for these five really successful and wonderful seasons!”
Tribute: Rodger’s wife Renae Berry paid a touching tribute ahead of Wednesday’s final