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Being Erica

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Erin Karpluk stars as Erica Strange in this drama about a woman who starts seeing a counsellor to deal with her regrets, then discovers that he can take her back in time to change things

About the Show

Erin Karpluk stars as Erica Strange in this drama about a woman who starts seeing a counsellor to deal with her regrets, then discovers that he can take her back in time to change things

Series 4 Summary

The fourth series of the drama sees Erica beginning her training to become a doctor and encountering an unfriendly face from the past.

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    Episode 1 - Doctor Who?

    Trainee doctor Erica discovers that her first patient is Josh, who is about to sign his divorce papers after splitting up with her sister.

    Erica doesn't think that she can help Josh move forward because she dislikes him, so Doctor Tom tries to help her by getting to the root of her antipathy.

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    Episode 2 - Osso Barko

    Rachel, the new employee at 50/50 Press, is constantly on the receiving end of Julianne's bad temper, which is exacerbated by her sister's visit to town and the death of a former colleague.

    Unconvinced that Julianne is a naturally angry character, Doctor Tom sends Erica back in time to her first day as Julianne's assistant at the firm.

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    Episode 3 - Baby Mama

    Sam and Erica's mother and father host a lunch for Lenin's parents to celebrate the baby news, but Barb doesn't seem to be taking it well and makes the event uncomfortable for everyone.

    In an effort to find out what's behind Barb's reaction, Doctor Tom sends Erica back to 1969, when her mother was a 17-year-old high school student.

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    Episode 4 - Born This Way

    Brent tries to adapt to the new macho regime at the company but struggles to fit in. Erica tells Brent to be true to himself while trying to blend in with his colleagues, but her advice fails miserably and she feels guilty.

    Doctor Tom decides that Erica needs to gain insight by returning to her high school days to help an exchange student fit in.

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    Episode 5 - Sins of the Father

    Naadiah realises that Doctor Tom is repeating his old patterns of behaviour outside the office, so she encourages him to return his ex-fiancée's calls.

    Erica and Adam's relationship enters a difficult phase, which is made worse when Kai returns from the future and gets back in touch with Erica.

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    Episode 6 - If I Could Turn Back Time

    Erica and Adam are trapped in a cycle of arguments because he feels she is too controlling and she thinks he walks away from their problems too easily.

    Doctor Tom grants Erica limited time-travel powers as part of her training and she is tempted to use them to resolve her arguments with Adam before they can get out of hand.

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    Episode 7 - Being Ethan

    Erica bumps into Ethan in the street and they have lunch together. They discuss their similar recent experiences and end up bonding in both the present and the past.

    Meanwhile, a remarkable turn of events has affected Brent and Julianne, but their friends and colleagues are in the dark about it.

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    Episode 8 - Please, Please Tell Me Now

    Kai struggles to keep an enormous secret from Erica. Julianne and Brent continue to hide their affair, even though Brent is keen to tell everyone.

    Scott Galvin calls the 50/50 office to make Erica an interesting offer. Doctor Tom has an awkward moment when he and Amanda run into Adam.

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    Episode 9 - Erica's Adventures in Wonderland

    As Dave and Ivan's wedding day dawns, Erica lives out her relationship fantasies, but she is upset when she meets Adam's new date, Nicole.

    Doctor Tom seems to be having doubts about which patient to treat next.

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    Episode 10 - Purim

    On her birthday, Erica gets a shock when she walks in on Brent and Julianne kissing and finds out the truth about their relationship.

    Doctor Tom seems to have made up his mind to retire, while Erica is sent back to a family event in 1992.

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    Episode 11 - Dr. Erica

    Erica begins to experience headaches and visions as her training comes to an end and she realises that she is becoming a fully-fledged doctor who can time travel at will.

    However, nothing can prepare her for her most difficult challenge yet - saying goodbye to Doctor Tom as he retires.

Being Erica synopsis

Erin Karpluk stars as Erica Strange in this drama about a woman who starts seeing a counsellor to deal with her regrets, then discovers that he can take her back in time to change things

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Erica's Adventures in Wonderland

As Dave and Ivan's wedding day dawns, Erica lives out her relationship fantasies, but she is upset when she meets Adam's new date, Nicole.

E4 3.30am Tue 29 July