Call the Covid chief! Jonathan Van-Tam lines up role on BBC’s Call the Midwife after visiting set and taking selfies with the cast
- The former Deputy Chief Medical Officer is to appear on BBC’s Call the Midwife
- COVID expert Jonathan Van-Tam left his government position in March 2022
- Sir Jonathan, a fan of the show, is in talks with producers for a role next series
COVID expert Professor Sir Jonathan Van-Tam is to appear on the BBC series Call The Midwife after visiting the set during filming for the Christmas Day special.
The former Deputy Chief Medical Officer, who became a reassuring sight during many of the pandemic’s daily televised press conferences, took selfies with the cast after being invited by actress Judy Parfitt, who plays Sister Monica…