Saving Hope, A New Supernatural Drama
Saving Hope is a new supernatural medical drama just picked up by NBC (they officially have the rights to it). This new Canadian series stars Michael Shanks (Stargate SG-1) and Erica Durance (Smallville). The first season of 13 episodes runs this summer on NBC, alongside CTV’s run. This supernatural medical drama follows Dr. Charlie Harris (Shanks) as he becomes a patient in this own hospital. While his body is in a coma, his spirit roams the halls of the hospital. Where his fiancee and fellow surgeon Alex Reid (Durance) also works. This series also co-stars Daniel Gillies from the Vampire Diaries. Saving Hope is filmed in Toronto, Canada.
Here is the network’s description of the series:
In SAVING HOPE, when charismatic Chief of Surgery Charlie Harris (Shanks) at Toronto’s Hope-Zion Hospital ends up in a coma, he leaves the hospital in chaos – and his fiancée and fellow surgeon, Alex Reid (Durance), in a state of shock. Along with newly-arrived star surgeon, Joel Goran (Daniel Gillies,THE VAMPIRE DIARIES), Alex races to save Harris’ life. As the action unfolds, comatose Dr. Harris wanders the halls of Hope-Zee in “spirit” form, not sure if he’s a ghost or a figment of his own imagination. Reid, along with her fellow doctors, press on to save his life and those of their other patients, as they deal with the complicated and courageous decisions that are made in their daily struggle to keep hope alive.
Check out the new trailer for Saving Hope below.
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