Jill Hennessy returns to series television starring as Boston coroner -- Dr. Jordan Cavanaugh: a sexy, brilliant and fearless Boston medical examiner with a checkered career and a penchant for going beyond the call of duty to investigate crimes.
After striking out in Los Angeles, the headstrong Jordan returns to her Boston hometown and her former job with the Massachusetts State Coroner's Office, where she reunites with her ex-cop father, Max, who's still haunted by the unsolved murder of his wife, Jordan's mother. She gains a measure of support from her erratic boss, Dr. Garret Macy - who has his own personal issues; a newly arrived and confident colleague, Dr. Trey Sanders; forensic entomologist Dr. Mahesh "Bug", forensic technician Nigel Townsend and grief counselor Lili Lebowski.
In the second season comes Elaine Dunchamps working in the medical examiners office as a medical examiner. The team also works often with detective Woodrow "Woody" Hoyt. Also medical examiner Peter Winslow joins the team during season two.
9.3/10 (7 Votes cast)