Canadian medical drama TRANSPLANT arrives at SBS On Demand

A struggling Syrian refugee saves multiple people after a truck ploughs into a busy street café, using his skills and warzone instincts from his former life as a doctor.

The series follows Dr. Bashir Hamed (Hamza Haq), a man with an elusive past, as he joins a team of doctors, challenged to make a place for himself in a new hospital and country.

‘Bash’ makes the difficult decision to flee his country and build a new life in Canada with his younger sister Amira (Sirena Gulamgaus).

He works to navigate a new environment after earning a coveted residency in the Emergency Department of one of the best hospitals in Toronto; York Memorial.

Haq leads an ensemble cast, featuring John Hannah, Ayisha Issa, Laurence Leboeuf, and Jim Watson.

Transplant – Australian Premiere Thursday, 8 October 2020 on SBS On Demand (all thirteen episodes available to stream)


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