'Emily Owens M.D.': Michael Rady on Micah's mother, blood and guts, and being in the friend zone

"Emily Owens, M.D." is considerably more lighthearted than most medical dramas we've seen on television. Mamie Gummer's titular character is as bubbly as she is awkward and as hopeful as she is quirky, which makes for a hefty dose of comedy. Still, the show does take place in a hospital, and things can't be happy-go-lucky all the time. In this week's episode, Micah (Michael Rady), who is quickly becoming one of Emily's closest friends, entrusts her with the care of his mother, who is suffering from terminal pancreatic cancer. It's a sobering reminder that despite all the laughing (and cringing), there are high stakes involved in this show.We visited with Rady on set to talk to him about what's to come for Micah and his mom -- as well as the burgeoning love triangle between Micah, Emily, and Will (Justin Hartley) and the squeamishness that makes some of his surgical scenes more difficult than you'd...

Emily Owens, M.D. Episode 5 “Emily and… the Tell Tale Heart”

Emily Owens, M.D.  “Emily and… the Tell Tale Heart” Episode  5 airs November 20 at 9:00 p.m. on The CW. Episode Synopsis:  When a drug impaired patient in the ER embarrasses Emily (Mamie Gummer), making her the laughing stock of the hospital , she tries to take Dr Bandari’s (Necar Zadegan) advice to be tougher. Emily and Will (Justin Hartley) discover that their teenage patient needs a partial liver transplant , but when neither parent is a match, a shocking secret is revealed. Read More...