The BBC have announced that Holby City has worked with the mental health charity Mind on a special episode focusing on male mental health, for an
Viewers will see long-serving Dr Sacha Levy (Bob Barrett) struggle with his emotions after a devastating surgical outcome for a favourite patient.
Simon Harper, Executive Producer of Holby City and Casualty, said: “This is an incredibly important episode of Holby where we completely depart from our normal format, focusing on one troubled year in the life of one beloved, vulnerable character,” explains Simon Harper, Executive Producer of Holby City and Casualty. “Brilliant writer Michelle Lipton shines a light on the vital issue of male mental health and how it can slip under the radar because of the reluctance of many men like Sacha who avoid seeking help for fear of appearing weak.”
Holby City airs this episode on the 28th August on BBC One.