Call the Midwife season 12 cast: Who’s new and who’s returning?

With Call the Midwife season 12’s highly-anticipated arrival on Netflix U.S. on September 4, 2023, viewers are once again welcomed into the vibrant world of Nonnatus House!

Call the Midwife is based on the memoirs of Jennifer Worth, a nurse and midwife who worked in the East End of London in the 1950s and 1960s. The series, which first premiered in 2012 and has continued for multiple seasons, primarily revolves around the lives and experiences of midwives and nuns working at the Nonnatus House, a nursing convent in Poplar, a deprived area of London.

The show is set in the post-World War II era and provides a vivid portrayal of the challenges and social issues faced by the midwives and the community they serve. This beloved British period drama has been a staple for fans around the globe, and this season promises to be no exception. However, the burning question on everyone’s mind is: Who’s joining the ranks of beloved characters, and who’s returning to Nonnatus House?

Join us as we unveil the most recent updates, and discover if there are any new additions to the season 12 main cast lineup, and rediscover which familiar faces will grace our screens once more!

Call the Midwife season 12 cast

Here’s the full cast of Call the Midwife season 12:

  • Helen George as Nurse Trixie Franklin
  • Linda Bassett as Nurse Phyllis Crane
  • Leonie Elliott as Nurse Lucille Robinson
  • Laura Main as Shelagh Turner
  • Jenny Agutter as Sister Julienne
  • Judy Parfitt as Sister Monica Joan
  • Megan Cusack as Nancy Corrigan
  • Rebecca Gethings as Sister Veronica
  • Zephryn Taitte as Cyril Robinson
  • Georgie Glen as Miss Higgins
  • Stephen McGann as Dr Patrick Turner
  • Cliff Parisi as Fred Buckle
  • Annabelle Apsion as Violet Buckle
  • Daniel Laurie as Reggie Jackson
  • Alice Brown as Angela Turner
  • April Rae Hoang as May
  • Max Macmillan as Timothy Turner
  • Olly Rix as Matthew Aylward
  • Dame Vanessa Redgrave as the voice of Jennifer Worth

Call the Midwife season 12: Are there new main cast members?

Based on IMDb, it appears that there are no new additions to the main cast in Call the Midwife season 12. However, RadioTimes has published a comprehensive list of guest stars who will make appearances throughout the season. If you’re curious about which actors will be popping in and out of the new season, be sure to refer to RadioTimes’ complete list for more details!