The Good Karma Hospital will return to ITV next year after the broadcaster recommissioned the show for a third series.
The drama stars Amanda Redman, Amrita Acharia, Neil Morrissey, James Krishna Floyd, Darshan Jariwalla, Sagar Radia and Nimmi Harasagama as medics working in at a hospital in Southern India.
The third series has been ordered by ITV’s Head of Drama, Polly Hill, and Senior Drama Commissioner, Victoria Fea who will oversee the series for the channel.
Executive Producer of Tiger Aspect Productions and The Good Karma Hospital, Lucy Bedford said: “The commission of a third series is testament to the hard work of our incredible cast and talented writers, led by Dan Sefton.
“The colourful characters and life-affirming stories continue to strike a chord with the audience and we are so excited to be bringing everyone another series of this wonderful drama.”
Fea said: “We’re delighted to be returning to The Good Karma Hospital for a third series. Writer Dan Sefton has created emotionally engaging storylines and a community of intriguing characters that we all instantly care about.
“We’re grateful to the cast for bringing them to life and to the production team who film in the most glorious sun-drenched location!”
The third series will begin filming in August 2018 with further casting news announced closer to production.