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How to watch 'This Is Going To Hurt' online anywhere in the world

How to watch 'This Is Going To Hurt' online from anywhere: Ben Whishaw as Adam in 'This Is Going To Hurt'
Ben Whishaw leads the cast of 'This Is Going To Hurt'. (Image credit: BBC)

Want to watch This Is Going To Hurt online? Here's where you need to head to watch the new BBC show.

This Is Going To Hurt is based on the bestselling book of the same name detailing doctor-turned-comedian Adam Kay's time as a junior doctor working in obstetrics and gynecology. 

In this BBC adaptation, Ben Whishaw (No Time To Die) plays a fictionalized version of Adam whilst he's working as an acting consultant on a labor ward back in 2006. 

There, he lives out some of the experiences shared in Adam Kay's memoir, grappling with guilt over an operation that goes wrong and trying to juggle his personal life with the ups and downs that come with working in the NHS.  

Here's how to watch This Is Going To Hurt online from anywhere in the world.

How to watch 'This Is Going To Hurt' online in the UK

This Is Going To Hurt began airing in the UK on BBC1 on Tuesday, Feb. 8 at 9 pm. New episodes have aired weekly, with the next scheduled for release on Monday, Feb. 28 at a slightly later time of 9:15 pm (due to the FA Cup airing on Tuesday night).

Plus, you can catch up with the previous episodes over on BBC iPlayer, where you can also binge the entire season if you don't want to watch This Is Going To Hurt weekly.

How to watch 'This Is Going To Hurt' online from anywhere in the world

There's an easy way to watch This Is Going To Hurt online wherever you are in the world, and it's called a Virtual Private Network (VPN).

A VPN lets you get around the usual frustrating digital barriers by changing your IP address, meaning you can watch your favorite TV shows even if you're going to be away from home. 

Our favorite is ExpressVPN, which lets you change your IP address on whichever device you want to watch your new favorite show on.

From laptops to smart TVs, Amazon Fire Sticks, games consoles, and even mobile phones, you can change the address to make your device think it's in a different location to enable you to watch the things you love around the world. 

ExpressVPN is one of the best VPNs out there. Not only because it is straightforward and easy to use, but it also has great security and, best of all, it comes with a 30-day money-back guarantee.

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ExpressVPN is one of the simplest and most affordable ways to watch what you want from anywhere you want to watch it. Plus it'll help keep your network traffic away from any prying eyes on public networks.

And it's a great way to watch This Is Going To Hurt via your usual method from anywhere in the world.

How to watch 'This Is Going To Hurt' online in the US

We still don't know when This Is Going To Hurt will be made available to watch in the United States, but we'll update this guide as and when we find out more.

Martin Shore
Martin Shore

Martin is a Staff Writer with WhatToWatch.com, where he produces a variety of articles focused on the latest and greatest films and TV shows. 

Some of his favorite shows are What We Do In The Shadows, Bridgerton, Gangs of London, The Witcher, Doctor Who, and Ghosts. When he’s not watching TV or at the movies, Martin’s probably still in front of a screen playing the latest video games, reading, or watching the NFL.