Did anyone else tune in to TNT’s new sobering medical drama, based on the writings of neurosurgeon and CNN correspondent Dr. Sanjay Gupta, and find that they now need a stiff drink, stat? I can guess what you’re thinking — “Wait, but what’s the name of the show?” — and it is with a profound sense of befuddlement that I can confirm that Monday Mornings is really the title of a new television show, which airs Monday nights.
The series centers around a hospital’s weekly “morbidity and mortality” sessions, in which chief of staff Dr. Harding Hooten (Alfred Molina) acts as both prosecutor and judge while his team of brilliant neurosurgeons stand “on trial” for mistakes they’ve made. Do you want to crawl in a hole and die yet? Don’t! Enough patients on this show do already. READ FULL STORY »