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Raine, Jessica 1982-

Overview
Works: 109 works in 290 publications in 3 languages and 7,767 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Television adaptations  Television series  Historical television programs  Medical television programs  Biographical television programs  History  Detective and mystery television programs  Television programs  Television mini-series 
Roles: Actor, Narrator, Other, Author
Classifications: PN1992.77, 791.4575
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Jessica Raine
Call the midwife( Visual )

15 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 1,660 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A moving, intimate, funny, and true-to-life look at the colorful stories of midwifery and families in East London in the '50s. Based on the bestselling memoirs of the late Jennifer Worth. When Jenny Lee first arrives in Poplar, she knows nothing about hardship, poverty, and life itself. But Jenny is brought up to speed fast once she joins a team of midwives who provide care to the poorest women
Call the midwife by Vanessa Redgrave( Visual )

22 editions published between 2012 and 2013 in English and held by 1,337 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Season Two continues to follow Jenny and the other midwives as they deal with all the problems the neighborhood of Poplar has to throw at them. A fascinating portrayal of birth, life, death and a community on the brink of huge social change, Call the Midwife offers a gripping insight into a way of life that is so drastically different from how we live now
Call the midwife( Visual )

15 editions published between 2013 and 2014 in English and held by 1,302 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Your favorite midwives return for a new season of BBC's immensely absorbing and popular drama, set in poverty-ridden East London in the late 1950s. With Nonnatus House scheduled for demolition, Jenny (Jessica Raine), Chummy (Miranda Hart) and Sister Julienne (Jenny Agutter) search for a new location nearby, while Jenny's relationship with Alec continues to blossom. But an outbreak of polio affects the nurses and nuns more than they could have imagined. Hop on a bicycle and share sadness and joy, tears and humor, struggle and survival in this award-winning drama, based on the best-selling memoirs of former nurse Jennifer Worth. Features the hour-long episodes as they originally aired in the UK and includes the 75-minute 2013 Christmas Special
Agatha Christie's Partners in crime( Visual )

1 edition published in 2016 in English and held by 454 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An ordinary married couple gets caught up in international intrigue and discovers that they have a knack for crime solving in this charming detective series
The last post( Visual )

4 editions published between 2017 and 2018 in English and held by 378 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

War and romance collide in the sweltering heat and political unrest of 1960's Aden--a port city in today's Yemen--where the British Royal Military Police battle local militia in an intense struggle to control the strategically important port. The officers know only too well that a lapse in luck or judgment risks death. But do they know what their wives are risking at the local country club, where the swinging '60s are in full swing?
Call the midwife by Vanessa Redgrave( Visual )

13 editions published between 2012 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 250 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Newly-qualified midwife Jenny Lee is the latest arrival at Nonnatus House, a convent in one of the poorest areas of London. Jenny is welcomed by the nuns and befriended by the other midwives - good-time girl Trixie, sensible Cynthia and fellow-newcomer, the posh, fish-out-of-water, Chummy. We are introduced to the local community through the eyes of the young nurse as she cycles out to tend her patients. Although the life that greets Jenny is a world away from what she's used to, she immerses herself in the births, deaths, intrigues and romances of a community she rapidly learns to love"--Container
Jericho( Visual )

1 edition published in 2016 in English and held by 236 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Jessica Raine stars as Annie Quaintain, a widowed mother of two who is forced to start a new life in the remote town of Jericho in rugged 1870s Yorkshire. To make ends meet, she takes in lodgers who work on the local railroad. When handsome worker Johnny Jackson shows up at her door, he brings with him a load of trouble that could threaten Annie's new life
Call the midwife( Visual )

3 editions published in 2016 in English and Dutch and held by 173 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Jenny Lee, opgegroeid in gegoede kringen op het platteland, werkt sinds 1950 als vroedvrouw in het arme Oost-Londen
Call the midwife( Visual )

9 editions published between 2012 and 2014 in English and held by 162 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Call the Midwife follows Nurse Jenny Lee and the midwives and nuns of Nonnatus House as they work to provide the best possible care to the expectant mothers of Poplar. Series 3 is set in 1959, and shows Jenny facing some tough personal and professional challenges. There are changes too for Chummy, as she settles into motherhood and for Sister Bernadette - now known as Shelagh as she prepares to marry Dr Turner. At Christmas, when an unexploded World War II bomb is discovered under a warehouse close to Nonnatus House, the nuns and dozens of local families find themselves homeless. Later, Dr Turner faces a race against time to immunise local children against polio, and when a Royal visitor comes to the East End, Chummy persuades them to open the new Community Centre. A fascinating portrayal of birth, life, death and a community on the brink of huge social change, Call the Midwife continues to offer a gripping insight into a world that is so drastically different from how we live now"--Container
The best of Agatha Christie. Partners in crime, the secret adversary ; Ordeal by innocence ; The hollow( Visual )

4 editions published between 2004 and 2018 in English and held by 156 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The hollow: Invited for a weekend in the country with the Angkatell clan, Poirot untangles the family's love affairs in the quest for a killer
An adventure in space and time( Visual )

14 editions published between 2013 and 2014 in English and held by 155 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Actor William Hartnell felt trapped by a succession of tough-guy roles. Wannabe producer Verity Lambert was frustrated by the TV industry's glass ceiling. Both of them were to find unlikely hope and unexpected challenges in the form of a Saturday afternoon drama, time travel and monsters! Allied with a brilliant creative team, they went on to introduce the world to the longest running science fiction series ever, currently in its 50th year and counting
Agatha Christie's( Visual )

8 editions published between 2015 and 2016 in English and held by 150 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An ordinary married couple gets caught up in international intrigue and discovers that they have a knack for crime solving
Call the midwife( Visual )

4 editions published in 2014 in English and Dutch and held by 111 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The complete third series of the BBC drama, adapted from Jennifer Worth's memoirs, about a group of midwives working in East London in the 1950s. In this series, set in 1959, the midwives temporarily find themselves without a place to work when an unexploded bomb is found near Nonnatus House. Meanwhile, Sister Winifred (Victoria Yeates) attempts to settle in to life at Nonnatus and Chummy (Miranda Hart) arranges for Princess Margaret to visit to raise awareness of their weekly clinics
Jericho( Visual )

6 editions published in 2016 in English and held by 110 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Rond 1870 komt een weduwe op zoek naar werk terecht in Jericho, een 'shanty town' aan de voet van een spoorwegviaduct in aanbouw
Call the midwife( Visual )

3 editions published in 2015 in English and held by 107 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The complete fourth series of the BBC drama, adapted from Jennifer Worth's memoirs, about a group of midwives working in poverty-stricken East London during the 1950s and '60s. In this series, the midwives are joined by new recruit Barbara Gilbert (Charlotte Ritchie), but she doesn't get off to the best of starts after a night out with Trixie (Helen George) and Patsy (Emerald Fennell). Meanwhile, Barbara has to aid a first-time mother when her birth doesn't go according to plan and Sister Julienne (Jenny Agutter) struggles with the financial pressures on Nonnatus House
Call the midwife( Visual )

1 edition published in 2017 in Dutch and held by 83 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In 1962 krijgen de bewoonsters van het klooster Nonnatus House in het arme Oost-Londen te maken met sociale veranderingen
Call the midwife( Visual )

1 edition published in 2013 in English and held by 79 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Jenny Lee, een jonge vroedvrouw opgegroeid in gegoede kringen op het platteland, besluit te gaan werken in het arme Oost-Londen in de jaren vijftig van de 20e eeuw
Call the midwife( Visual )

1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 79 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Jenny Lee, een jonge vroedvrouw opgegroeid in gegoede kringen op het platteland, besluit te gaan werken in het arme Oost-Londen in de jaren vijftig van de 20e eeuw
Call the midwife( Visual )

8 editions published between 2012 and 2015 in English and Undetermined and held by 66 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In 1957, twenty-two year old Jenny leaves her home to become a midwife in a deprived nursing convent helping poor pregnant mothers coping with harsh living conditions
Call the Midwife Series 1 by Jessica Raine( Visual )

5 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 17 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

All six episodes from the first series of the BBC drama, adapted from Jennifer Worth's memoirs, about a group of midwives working in East London in the 1950s. Jenny Lee (Jessica Raine) gets her first job at Nonnatus House which she soon realises is a nursing convent and not a hospital, as she had assumed. As she begins caring for patients, she gradually becomes accustomed to her new environment, making friends with fellow midwives Cynthia (Bryony Hannah), Trixie (Helen George) and the clumsy Chummy (Miranda Hart)
 
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Jessica Raine actrice britannique

Jessica Raine britische Schauspielerin

Jessica Raine Brits actrice

Jessica Raine brittiläinen näyttelijä

Джессика Рэйн английская актриса

Джессіка Рейн

Рэйн, Джессика

ג'סיקה ריין

ג'סיקה ריין שחקנית אנגלייה

جسیکا رین بازیگر بریتانیایی

제시카 레인

ジェシカ・レイン

潔西卡·雷恩

Languages
English (132)

Dutch (4)

German (1)