CTV announced Monday morning that Transplant will return for its third season on Friday, September 23 at 9 p.m. ET/PT. The most-watched Canadian drama series will join CTV’s Friday night lineup for the upcoming fall schedule. The translated French version of the series, Transplante, is also set to air on VRAK.
Filmed in Montreal, Season 3 of Transplant finds Bashir “Bash” Hamed (Hamza Haq, My Salinger Year) continuing on his journey to start over, but with each new milestone comes a new challenge. While pursuing Canadian citizenship for both himself and his younger sister Amira (Sirena Gulamgaus, Orphan Black), Bash closely examines who he is becoming in his adopted country. Bash is still being asked to repeatedly prove himself, and while he and his colleagues work to move forward following the dramatic conclusion of Season 2, everyone finds themselves looking to adapt to change and understand how they fit in, both within and beyond the walls of York Memorial Hospital.
Joining the cast as a series regular is Rekha Sharma (Yellowjackets) as Dr. Neeta Devi, the new Chief of Emergency Medicine who comes to York Memorial Hospital with big ideas.
Season 3 of Transplant stars Hamza Haq as Dr. Bashir “Bash” Hamed; Laurence Leboeuf (19-2) as Dr. Magalie “Mags” Leblanc; Ayisha Issa (Polar) as Dr. June Curtis; Jim Watson (Designated Survivor) as Dr. Theo Hunter; Sirena Gulamgaus as Amira Hamed; Torri Higginson (Dark Matter, This Life) as Claire Malone; Kenny Wong (Pretty Hard Cases) as Arnold De Luca; Sugith Varughese (Kim’s Convenience) as Dr. Aajay Singh; and Gord Rand (Orphan Black) as Dr. Mark Novak.
Writers on Season 3 of Transplantinclude Joseph Kay, who is also Executive Producer and Showrunner, Rachel Langer (EP), Shelley Eriksen (Co-EP), Tamara Moulin (Supervising Producer), Laura Good (Supervising Producer), Carmine Pierre-Dufour (Consulting Producer), Kay Issa (Junior Story Editor), Abdul Mallik (Junior Story Editor), and Ahmad Meree (Junior Story Editor).
Directors are Stefan Pleszczynski, who also serves as Executive Producer, Wiebke von Carolsfeld, Kim Nguyen, Sharon Lewis, Eric Tessier, and Peter Stebbings.
Cultural consultants on Season 3 of Transplant, providing valuable insight and feedback on scripts and character development, include Dr. Khaled Almilaji, Kay Issa, Ahmad Meree, Manar Shab, and Eli Shankji.
Transplant Season 3 will premiere on Friday, September 23 at 9 p.m. ET/PT on CTV. The first two seasons ofTransplant are available for streaming now on Crave, CTV.ca, and the CTV app.
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