One Born Every Minute

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  • 2011
  • 4 Seasons
  • 7.2  (174)

All over the world there is one thing that we all share as a common bond, an inherent love and appreciation for our children. Narrated by Jamie Lee Curtis, One Born Every Minute is a television show dedicated to celebrating the miracle of life and the process of childbirth. The reality television show takes place at Riverside Methodist Hospital in Columbus, Ohio in the Maternity ward. Jamie Lee Curtis does an excellent job of narrating every detail related to childbirth as well as the numerous emotions and unexpected occurrences that can happen during the delivery of a beautiful baby. From the unplanned c-section to the unknown gender of the expected child, One Born Every Minute depicts the deep range of emotions from the fear, the stress, the excitement and the ultimate climax of undying love when the baby is presented to new and experienced parents alike. Intensely rewarding, One Born Every Minute features dedicated doctors, nurses and assistants who take great pride in what they do and are a family oriented unit themselves. Whether a mother in labor is besieged by uncontrollable emotions or a nervous father is riddled with fear, the staff goes out of their way to provide comfort and support to everyone involved in the delivery process. Filled with heartwarming moments, this television series vividly captures the experience of childbirth from the moment labor begins to the moment a child is placed in their parent's arms for the first time. The beauty of life is the theme within One Born Every Minute which renowned actress, author and mother Jamie Lee Curtis excels in relaying the experiences of parents during the difficult but rewarding process of childbirth. Whether a couple planning to become pregnant, a couple expecting their first child, experienced parents anticipating another child or individual's interested in childbirth, this television show vibrantly portrays the miracle of birth and life itself. One Born Every Minute is not only unique but also watching it proves to be an experience of a lifetime.

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Seasons
Episode 14
14. Episode 14
December 31, 2012
One expectant couple have faith beyond the hospital staff, while another dad-to-be is in danger of missing out on the big moment.
Episode 13
13. Episode 13
December 24, 2012
Hayley and Pete's baby has a diaphragmatic hernia: an extremely rare, life-threatening condition. Unlike most mums, Hayley knows the most dangerous part of labour will be after birth.
Episode 12
12. Episode 12
December 17, 2012
A mum who experienced a traumatic birth in the last series returns to have a second baby in the same Leeds operating theatre, with the memories of the last time still fresh in her mind.
Episode 11
11. Episode 11
December 10, 2012
Naomi's pregnancy has turned her relationship with Jason into a stable partnership. Tanya is having her baby without the dad being involved, and Shannon and Dale are becoming parents at 18.
Episode 10
10. Episode 10
December 3, 2012
Leah is having her sixth baby but her partner is in prison and will miss the birth. And Becky met Police Sergeant John one Halloween when he was dressed as a witch and it was love at first sight.
Episode 9
9. Episode 9
November 26, 2012
A couple who had their first baby when they were teenagers are expecting their second, five years later. And an expectant father masks his anxiety about a congenital condition with humour.
Episode 8
8. Episode 8
November 19, 2012
Thirty-nine-year-old Nina and 18-year-old Laura prove that unplanned pregnancies can happen at very different ages. Nina is having twins, while Laura is booked in for an induction.
Episode 7
7. Episode 7
November 12, 2012
Katie and Jonathan were separated when she found out she was pregnant, and she had to tell him on Facebook. Meanwhile, Jolanta wants a water-birth but is known to have quick deliveries...
Episode 6
6. Episode 6
November 5, 2012
There's a nationwide baby boom in September and the Leeds General Infirmary midwives are run off their feet, with some mums being sent across the city to St. James's at the last minute.
Episode 5
5. Episode 5
October 29, 2012
Midwife Linda Abbott returns to work at Leeds General a year after retiring. And two expectant dads with extremely different bedside manners are in the maternity wards.
Episode 4
4. Episode 4
October 21, 2012
Two expectant dads from tough upbringings want better lives for their sons. William met Belem online when they lived 5000 miles apart. And Dan's partner Kerry has prepared 84 baby outfits.
Episode 3
3. Episode 3
October 14, 2012
Two strong-willed first-time mums give birth at Leeds. Alexandra left her native Latvia to find adventure and is fiercely independent. Surbhi is from the warrior Hindu caste and knows what she wants.
Episode 2
2. Episode 2
October 7, 2012
Biaggio says Sam's mum is like the Duracell bunny. He's grateful for her energy when things get tough in the delivery room. Claire always knew she wanted her mum at the birth because she's her 'rock'.
Episode 1
1. Episode 1
September 30, 2012
Stacey is expecting her second child; the first with her husband Lee, Ramona wants a natural birth with her husband by her side, and trainee yoga instructor Sara embraces the idea of 'active birth'.
Description

All over the world there is one thing that we all share as a common bond, an inherent love and appreciation for our children. Narrated by Jamie Lee Curtis, One Born Every Minute is a television show dedicated to celebrating the miracle of life and the process of childbirth. The reality television show takes place at Riverside Methodist Hospital in Columbus, Ohio in the Maternity ward.

Jamie Lee Curtis does an excellent job of narrating every detail related to childbirth as well as the numerous emotions and unexpected occurrences that can happen during the delivery of a beautiful baby. From the unplanned c-section to the unknown gender of the expected child, One Born Every Minute depicts the deep range of emotions from the fear, the stress, the excitement and the ultimate climax of undying love when the baby is presented to new and experienced parents alike.

Intensely rewarding, One Born Every Minute features dedicated doctors, nurses and assistants who take great pride in what they do and are a family oriented unit themselves. Whether a mother in labor is besieged by uncontrollable emotions or a nervous father is riddled with fear, the staff goes out of their way to provide comfort and support to everyone involved in the delivery process.

Filled with heartwarming moments, this television series vividly captures the experience of childbirth from the moment labor begins to the moment a child is placed in their parent's arms for the first time. The beauty of life is the theme within One Born Every Minute which renowned actress, author and mother Jamie Lee Curtis excels in relaying the experiences of parents during the difficult but rewarding process of childbirth.

Whether a couple planning to become pregnant, a couple expecting their first child, experienced parents anticipating another child or individual's interested in childbirth, this television show vibrantly portrays the miracle of birth and life itself. One Born Every Minute is not only unique but also watching it proves to be an experience of a lifetime.One Born Every Minute is a series that is currently running and has 4 seasons (49 episodes). The series first aired on February 1, 2011.

Where to Watch One Born Every Minute

One Born Every Minute is available for streaming on the Lifetime website, both individual episodes and full seasons. You can also watch One Born Every Minute on demand at Amazon, Vudu, Hoopla and Apple TV.

  • Premiere Date
    February 1, 2011
  • IMDB Rating
    7.2  (174)