Look who’s back, Ric!
Ric’s stunned to see his ex-wife Lola at Holby…
When Ric Griffin arrives at work with a cut face, the consultant claims he ‘fell’. But there are hints about how he may have sustained his injury when a familiar face returns to Holby this week.
Ric gets a shock when he meets the new locum on AAU – it’s Lola, his ex-wife! Serena’s intrigued when Lola – last seen in Holby over 10 years ago – reveals the pair go way back, and is stunned to learn they were married… twice!
Ric claims he hasn’t seen Lola (Doctor Who star Sharon D Clarke) in a while, but when Serena presses him, he reveals the truth…
‘It turns out Ric and Lola spent the previous night together,’ says Hugh Quarshie, who stars as Ric.
‘There’s a suggestion that the reunion has now rekindled something of a desire in Ric.’
When Ric asks Lola if she sees a future for them, she gives him the brush-off, but reassures him that he’s still a catch, if their night together was anything to go by!
‘There are lots of references to Ric’s age and that, even in his advancing years, he’s still an “action hero”,’ says Hugh. ‘These days, it seems they are dressing me more and more to look like the Milk Tray
Old flame… Lola’s at Holby
Injured… Just how did Ric get that cut?