Dr. Quinn, Medicine Woman
The fifth daughter of a wealthy Boston physician, Michaela Quinn defies the conventions of post-Civil War society by following in her father's footsteps. After his death, 'Dr. Mike' leaves Boston and moves to the frontier town of Colorado Springs, where she finds the citizens less than thrilled by the concept of a woman doctor.
Last Episode06x22 A New Beginning Aired: May. 16, 1998
Dr. Mike's elation at Colleen's acceptance to medical school quickly turns to disappointment when Colleen chooses to marry Andrew instead. A …
Series Fun Facts
- In real life, Jane Seymour is ten years older than co-star Joe Lando.
- Executive Producer Beth Sullivan and fellow Dr. Quinn star Jim Knobeloch (Jake Slicker) are married in real life.
- Jane Seymour described the show as being about, "the human condition in every way, shape, and form".