CTV has increased the episode order for its Hit Canadian Medical Drama Saving Hope. Saving Hope`s to 18 Episodes!
Saving Hope was the most-watched Canadian drama of the 2011-12 broadcast year, Durign Saving Hope`s first season it averaged of 1.7 million viewers each week.
In Case you missed it here`s a recap of what happened during the Season 1 finale!
Alex (Erica Durance, Smallville) was left at the altar, as an out-of-coma fiancé Charlie (Michael Shanks, Stargate Atlantis) comes to grips with his new reality. In full recovery mode, Charlie presses on and undertakes physiotherapy to learn how to walk again. But after an encounter with a deceased victim in spirit form, Charlie questions his relationship with Alex. Meanwhile, Dr. Joel Goran (Daniel Gillies, The Vampire Diaries) tells Dr. Dana Kinney (Wendy Crewson, Away From Her) he was offered her job as Chief of Surgery. Will Dana fight for her position or choose to leave Hope Zion Hospital for good?
Saving Hope also stars Huse Madhavji (Call MeFitz), Julia Taylor-Ross (Rookie Blue), Kristopher Turner (The Listener), and Benjamin Ayres (Dan For Mayor).
Saving Hope is produced by Ilana C Frank Films (ICF Films) with eOne, in association with CTV. The series is executive produced by Ilana Frank and David Wellington for ICF Films, John Morayniss (Hell On Wheels, Haven) for eOne and Lesley Harrison. Morwyn Brebner (Rookie Blue) is Executive Producer and Showrunner. The series was created by Malcolm MacRury (Chrash and Burn, Republic of Doyle) and Morwyn Brebner. David Wellington directed the pilot. For Bell Media, Trish Williams is Director, Drama, Independent Production; Corrie Coe is Senior Vice-President, Independent Production; Mike Cosentino is Senior Vice-President, Programming, CTV Networks; Phil King is President, CTV Programming and Sports. All distribution rights are handled by eOne.