Call the Midwife Renewed for 3 Seasons

Andy Swift

Call the Midwife is well on its way to becoming the next Downton Abbey.

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The popular BBC One drama, which airs Stateside on PBS, has been renewed for Seasons 7, 8 and 9, with a Christmas special included in each, our sister site Deadline reports.

For those unfamiliar with the scripted drama, it follows a dedicated team of midwives and nuns working at a convent in London’s East End in the 1950s and ’60s. The show is based on real-life nurse Jennifer Worth’s best-selling trilogy of memoirs.

Are you a Midwife fan? If so, what are your hopes for the series’ extended future? And if not, what do you have against adorable British nurses? Drop a comment with your thoughts below.

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