NBC has released the Official Synopsis of Heartbeat episode “Match Game” (1.08) that will be aired on Wednesday, May 11 at 08:00-09:00 PM.
When Alex’s (Melissa George) father needs a new kidney, an unlikely donor emerges and family secrets threaten to destroy the close relationship between father and daughter.
Also starring Dave Annable, Don Hany, Shelley Conn, Jamie Kennedy, D.L. Hughley, Maya Erskine and JLouis Mills. Guest starring Michael Nouri, JoBeth Williams, Brenda Bakke, Rudy Martinez and Gracie Grenier.
In Heartbeat, a unique character-driven medical drama follows Dr. Alex Panttiere, an outspoken world-renowned heart transplant surgeon and one of the few women in her field. Stubborn and fearless, Alex always operates on her own terms. She revels in a racy personal life that’s a full-time job in itself, manages the daily demands of skeptical faculty and dutiful interns, and pushes the boundaries of medical science to impressive new heights.
Heartbeat is produced by Universal Television for NBC. Jill Gordon serves as writer and executive producer. Amy Brenneman, Brad Silberling and Director Robbie Duncan McNeill executive produce, while Susan Carlson, Eric Carlson, Kelly Meyer and Dr. Kathy Magliato serve as co-executive producers.