With over 50,000 fans of classic Australian saga The Young Doctors backing a DVD release ATV Today takes a wander down memory lane in a special photo gallery of the stars of the hit five-episodes-a-week medical drama.
The boss man himself, Reg Grundy (centre), receives some medical attention from Dr Jim Howard (John Dommett), Dr Gail Henderson (Peta Toppano), Dr Craig Rothwell (John Walton) and Nurse Jo Jo Adams (Delvene Delaney). Photo courtesy of Darren Gray/Alan Coleman Archive. Copyright Reg Grundy Organisation.
Some of the original cast from 1976. Front from left are Margaret Nelson, Vivienne Benson-Young, Chris King, Delvene Delaney, Peta Toppano, John Dommett, John Walton, Cornelia Frances, Mark Holden, Michael Beecher, Joanna Moore-Smith, Lyn James, Tim Page. Joanna Samuel. Copyright Grundy Organisation/FremantleMedia/courtesy of Darren Gray.
The cast in 1977. Pictured from left are: Front- Virginia Rudeno, Gwen Plumb, Lyn James, Joanne Samuel, Joanna Moore-Smith, Delvene Delaney. Middle- Brian Moll, Louise Howitt, John Dommett, Chris King, Judy Lynne, Vivienne Benson-Young, Susanne Stuart. Back- John Walton, Abigail, Kim Wran, Cornelia Frances, Michael Beecher, Greg Apps, Tim Page, Judy McBurney, Tony Alvarez, Mark Hembrow, Ric Herbert, Kathryn Dagher, Alfred Sandor, Mark Hashfield. Copyright Grundy Organisation/FremantleMedia/courtesy of Darren Gray.
The cast from 1979. Pictured from left are: Front- Debbie Baile, John Dommett, Judy McBurney, Gwen Plumb, Lyn James, Rebecca Gilling. Middle- Peter Lochran, Brian Moll, Susanne Stuart, Chris King, Tim Page, Ros Wood, Diana McLean. Back- Chris Orchard, Bartholomew John, Michael Beecher, Alfred Sandor. Copyright Grundy Organisation/FremantleMedia/courtesy of Darren Gray.
A cast shot from 1981. Pictured from left are: Front- Karen Pini, Christine Harris, Lyn James, Gwen Plumb, producer Sue Masters, Chris King, Judy McBurney, Nic Holland, Michael Gow. Back- Adrian Van Den Bok, Susan Stenmark, Tim Page, Alfred Sandor, Peter Bensley, Alan Dale, Juli Field, Michael Beecher, Stephen McDonald. Copyright Grundy Organisation/FremantleMedia/courtesy of Darren Gray.