"Combat Hospital" (ABC TV Show), formerly known as "The Hot Zone," is a fictional medical procedural set in 2006 at the only military hospital providing advanced surgical care in all of Southern Afghanistan. The series charts the frantic lives of the hospital's resident doctors and nurses from Canada, America, the U.K. and other allied countries. This highly-charged series follows the characters as they navigate their way through the relentless life-and-death battles on the operating table, and the never-ending conflicts that arise from working in a war zone military hospital.

The "Combat Hospital" cast includes Elias Koteas ("The Curious Case of Benjamin Button") as Colonel Marks; Michelle Borth ("Hawaii Five-0") as Canadian surgeon Dr. Rebecca Gordon; Luke Mably ("The Gates") as neurosurgeon Dr. Simon Hill; Deborah Kara Unger ("The Hurricane") as Australian army psychiatrist Major Ada Pedersen; Terry Chen ("Sanctuary") as trauma team leader Captain Bobby Trang; and Arnold Pinnock ("The Listener") as Commander Will Royal, Chief of Nursing.

The "Combat Hospital" TV show is a production from Canada's Sienna Films and the U.K.'s Artists Studio. Academy Award-nominated Daniel Petrie Jr. ("Beverly Hills Cop") is executive producer and showrunner. Executive producers are Jennifer Kawaja and Julia Sereny for Sienna Films ("The Cry of the Owl," "Diamonds," "How She Move"); Gub Neal, Justin Thomson-Glover and Patrick Irwin for U.K.-based Artists Studio ("The Last Enemy"); as well as Simon Vaughan of Lookout Point. "The Hot Zone" was created by Jinder Oujla-Chalmers ("Ralph Klein," "No Ordinary Man") and Douglas Steinberg ("Boston Public").

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Network: ABC
Genre: Drama
Runtime: 60 mins.
Premiere Date: 2011
Seasons: 1
Production Companies:
Artists Studio
Sienna Films
Lookout Point

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comeback says:
I love it. Hope ABC doesn't cancel this one!!

Got spoilers? What did you think of the last show?

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