The new season of the medical drama series airs in prime time on Canale 5 from Tuesday 14 January
Dr. Max Goodwin is on his way back to the ward. In fact, on Tuesday 14 January the second season of ” New Amsterdam ” begins on Canale 5 , the medical drama revelation of the last television season (it has recently been renewed for another three seasons). The title of the series refers to the name of the hospital where the story is set: a public hospital in New York whose doctors try, with the scarce means made available to them by Obama Care, to help even those without health insurance. .
It’s not all fiction: the series is inspired by the book “Twelve Patients: Life and Death at Bellevue Hospital” by former hospital director Eric Manheimer. In addition to being one of the writers and producer of “New Amsterdam”, Manheimer is also the inspiration for the character of Max, played by Ryan Eggold .
The cast also includes Janet Montgomery (is Dr. Lauren Bloom, chief of emergency room), Freema Agyeman (is Dr. Helen Sharpe, chief of oncology), Jocko Sims (is Dr. Floyd Reynolds, chief of cardio-thoracic surgery. ), Tyler Labine (is Dr. Iggy Frome, head of psychiatry), Anupam Kher (is Dr. Vijay Kapoor, head of neurology) and Lisa O’Hare (is Georgia Goodwin, wife of Max).
Where were we?
In season one, new hospital director Max Goodwin revolutionized life at the New Amsterdam public hospital in New York by continuing to work tirelessly to improve the condition of his patients even after he was diagnosed with throat cancer.
The season finale left us with bated breath: after an emergency caesarean performed by Lauren to save the life of Georgia and the baby, the ambulance carrying them, Max and Helen had a terrible accident that we still don’t know about. the consequences.
What we do know is that Max will return to run New Amsterdam and work to improve the lives of his patients.