Call the Midwife Season 11 has already finished airing in its original network run. Now Netflix fans are asking how much longer it will be for it to arrive on the streaming service. We have the exact Call the Midwife release date, and what you need to know about this new season.
What is the Call the Midwife Season 11 release date on Netflix?
Call the Midwife is a BBC original drama series airing in the U.K. about a group of nurse midwives working in the East End of London in the late 1950s and 1960s. Because the show airs on the BBC, there is always a waiting period after each season concludes before it heads to streaming services. Call the Midwife Season 11 began airing with a Christmas special on Dec. 25, 2021, and then its eight-episode regular season ended on February 20, 2022.
While Season 10 is already on Netflix, arriving in March 2022, fans want to see the new season and they will be able to very soon. The good news is that fans won’t have to wait until March of next year for Season 11. Call the Midwife will drop Season 11 on Netflix on September 5, 2022. This news came thanks to Netflix releasing the official release date on the show’s Netflix series screen. It means all 11 seasons will be on Netflix.
This is also Netflix in the U.K. removed Call the Midwife from its service in September 2021. That has some U.S. fans worried that the American version of Netflix will also remove the show. However, with Season 11 scheduled to arrive next month, there seems to be nothing to worry about right now.
What is Call the Midwife Season 11 about?
Call the Midwife is based on the memoirs of former nurse Jennifer Worth and centers on a midwife named Jenny Lee (based on Worth) in the deprived Poplar district of East London. While Jessica Raine left the show after the third season, Vanessa Redgrave signed on to voice an older Jenny as the narrator of the series.
In Call the Midwife Season 11, the series picks up in the spring of 1967. Cyril and Lucille settle into married life. Nancy has just passed her midwifery examinations and is about to start her new vocation. Sister Frances examines a newly married woman with some troubling symptoms. Derek and Audrey Fleming return to Poplar with good news. There is also heartbreak when builders demolish a nearby tenement block and make a shocking discovery.