Fox has released the Official Synopsis of The Resident episode “Pilot” (1.01) that will be aired on Sunday, January 21 at 10:00-11:20 PM.
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Bobby and his team respond to an emergency at a children’s birthday party that leaves lives hanging in the balance. The crew jumps into action after one of their own is involved in a devastating accident. Athena tries to cope with a tragedy that hits way too close to home and Abby is confronted with a life-changing decision for her mother and makes a connection with Buck.
“The Resident” is starring Matt Czuchry as Conrad Hawkins, Bruce Greenwood as Dr. Solomon Bell, Emily VanCamp as Nicolette, Manish Dayal as Devon Pravesh, Shaunette Renée Wilson as Mina Okafor, Merrin Dungey as Claire Thorpe, Melina Kanakaredes as Dr. Lane Hunter, Moran Atias as Renata Morali.
Guest Cast are Tasie Lawrence as Priya, Violett Beane as Lily Ahn, Tasso Feldman as Irving Levi, Michael Patrick Lane as Ross Evans, Elizabeth Faith Ludlow as Cara Ramirez, Alexa Mansour as Chloe Goddard, Coley Campany as Chloe’s Mother, Danny Chung as Edmund Xu, Anna Harriette Pittman as Chloe’s Sister, Tom Nowicki as Lyle Hancock, Jessica Miesel as Nurse Jessica, Karen Beyer as Mrs. Foster, Vince Foster as Paul Chu, Tequilla Whitfield as Cheryl Poole.
The Resident, a provocative new medical drama, is focusing on three doctors at different stages of their careers and a dedicated young nurse, that rips back the curtain to reveal the truth of what really happens, both good and bad, in hospitals across the country.
The Resident is produced by 20th Century Fox Television, with Amy Holden Jones, Antoine Fuqua, David Boorstein, Oly Obst and Todd Harthan serve as executive producers. Phillip Noyce serves as director and executive producer