CTV’s hit original drama SAVING HOPE kicks off the New Year with the continuation of its current fourth season airing Thursdays in its new 10 p.m. ET/PT timeslot, beginning Jan. 7 on CTV and the CTV GO app. The new episodes lead up to a special two-hour finale event on Valentine’s Day, Sunday, Feb. 14, beginning at 8 p.m. ET/PT. Episodes this month feature guest stars Stacey Farber (DEGRASSI: THE NEXT GENERATION) as Dr. Sydney Katz (Jan. 7) and ETALK Anchor Danielle Graham (Jan. 21).
Viewers can enjoy SAVING HOPE live and on demand on the CTV GO app and at CTV.ca (visit CTV.ca to confirm local broadcast times). New episodes of SAVING HOPE continue to be available the day before their broadcast premieres on CraveTVTM.
SAVING HOPE (Season 4) – January 2016 Episode Synopses:Thursday, Jan. 710 p.m. – SAVING HOPE – “All Down the Line” – NEW EPISODE
With Dr. Dana Kinney (Wendy Crewson) back from Paris, Dr. Alex Reid (Erica Durance) enlists her help to save Lorenzo (Stefano DiMatteo, KILLJOYS), a hot-tempered chef suffering from oral cancer. Her concerns over her friend’s own treatment (or lack there-of) quickly bubble to the surface however, when their patient refuses medical attention in favour of pursuing the opening of his restaurant. Meanwhile, Dr. Charlie Harris (Michael Shanks) has his hands full juggling the spirit of a restless single mother, while working to save her life after a DIY treehouse accident. The episode also features guest star Stacey Farber (DEGRASSI: THE NEXT GENERATION) as Dr. Sydney Katz.
Thursday, Jan. 14 10 p.m. – SAVING HOPE – “Goodbye Girl” – NEW EPISODE
A quiet night in for Dr. Charlie Harris (Michael Shanks) goes haywire after nurse Kristine Fields (Nicole Underhay, MURDOCH MYSTERIES) shows up at his door drunk. After Kristine ends up in a drunk-driving accident, it’s Dr. Alex Reid (Erica Durance) who wants to know what happened. Struggling to save her life, Charlie and Alex must work together and put their feelings aside to help Kristine, even as her Spirit does all it can to cross over. Meanwhile, an overweight former patient of Dr. Maggie Lin’s (Julia Taylor Ross) arrives complaining she’s having a heart attack, but all surgical signs point to medical malpractice and Maggie’s career is left on the line as she struggles to clear her name and save her patient. In the ER, Dr. Zach Miller (Benjamin Ayres) helps Dr. Dev Sekara (Dejan Loyola) contend with matters of the heart as they treat a heart-broken patient for nail-gun injuries after a renovation goes wrong.
Thursday, Jan. 2110 p.m. – SAVING HOPE – “You Can’t Always Get What You Want” – NEW EPISODE
When a perennially sick child is admitted to Hope Zion Hospital, Dr. Alex Reid (Erica Durance) and Dr. Jeremy Bishop (Peter Mooney) struggle to get to the bottom of the child’s long list of illnesses. As they continue to dig, however, all signs begin to point to the mother, forcing Alex and Jeremy to walk a tightrope to get to the truth. Meanwhile, Dr. Charlie Harris (Michael Shanks) treats Davey Law (Alex Carter, CSI: CRIME SCENE INVESTIGATION), an aging Sci-Fi actor for a neck injury, and in the ward Dr. Maggie Lin (Julia Taylor Ross) is clinging to the mantra “better safe than liable.” But when the victim of an armed robbery pleads with her to remove the bullet, Dr. Dana Kinney (Wendy Crewson) helps the gun-shy Dr. Lin re-discover the joys and rewards of compassionate medicine. This episode of SAVING HOPE is directed by Michael Shanks and features a special guest appearance by ETALK Anchor Danielle Graham.
Thursday, Jan. 2810 p.m. – SAVING HOPE – “Not Fade Away” – NEW EPISODE
In an attempt to bring some normalcy to his increasingly chaotic life, Dr. Charlie Harris (Michael Shanks) decides to go the entire day without using his “special abilities.” His vow is put to the test, however, when a superstitious farmer is admitted with a myriad of injuries, forcing Charlie to re-evaluate his decision. Meanwhile, fearing for Dr. Dana Kinney’s (Wendy Crewson) outlook when she is confined to the hospital by her oncologist, Dr. Alex Reid (Erica Durance) organizes a road trip north to Dana’s cabin for the annual cottage festival. With Dr. Dawn Bell’s (Michelle Nolden) college roommate Reba’s (Kristen Thomson, Away From Her) life on the line after being bitten by a spider, it is Dr. Zach Miller (Benjamin Ayres) who helps keep the situation under control. Directed by Gregory Smith (ROOKIE BLUE, ARROW).