NBC has released the Official Synopsis of Heartbeat episode “Sanctuary” (1.09) that will be aired on Wednesday, May 18 at 08:00-09:00 PM.
Alex (Melissa George) tries to fulfill the dying wish of a young heart patient.
Also starring Don Hany, Dave Annable, Maya Erskine and Shelley Conn.
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.