'The Mob Doctor': Organized crime makes a house call on new FOX drama


Dr. Grace Devlin cannot escape the reach of the Mafia. Her dad, her brother and now she all have ties that aren't easily broken in the FOX drama "The Mob Doctor," premiering Monday, Sept. 17.Devlin (Jordana Spiro, "My Boys") is a third-year surgical resident who saw her first corpse as a girl. It was her father. He had vague mob ties; her brother's are stronger, and in the pilot, hers become deep.She's a rogue surgeon, infuriating her colleagues, doing what she thinks is best for patients -- even if that's not precisely within medical ethics or the law."For me, her back story is her father was a wannabe gangster," Spiro tells Zap2it."I think there is a power inside her. I think she is probably quite primal with her sexuality. She is probably a quite corporal person; she deals with blood and bones."I think with her father having his primary relationship to alcohol, her neighborhood and...



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