In response to the global pandemic, NBC has provided a strengthening Nurses du Nord.
The Peacock net acquired Nurses, a drama that follows five of the incumbent medical professionals as they work at a busy Toronto hospital trying to cope with their highly stressful jobs as well as their involved personal lives, TVLine has learned.
Nurses The preview episodes will air two Mondays, Dec. 7 and Dec. 14, at 10 a.m. / 9 a.m., before moving to its regular time slot on Tuesday, Jan. 5 at 10 a.m.
The series – which TVLine recently named a hidden Canadian gem – counts among its executive producers Ilana Frank (Maintain hope, Rookie blue) and Tassie Cameron (Rookie blue, Mary kills people, Ten days in the valley). He recently finished filming season 2 in Toronto. In Canada, it is broadcast on Global TV.
The cast includes Tiera Skovbye (Riverdale), Natasha Calis (The good doctor), Jordan Johnson-Hinds (Blindspot, Costumes), Sandy Sidhu (At home before dark) et Donald MacLean Jr. (October faction).
The acquisition is NBC’s second from the American neighbor to the north; Transplantation, another Canadian medical drama, made its network debut in September and aired Tuesdays at 10-9 a.m.
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