Marica Gay Harden re-cast on 'Code Black'

 Actress Marcia Gay Harden has been re-cast as the lead on the drama pilot "Code Black", a role previously held by Maggie Grace.

PTI| Last Updated: Mar 15, 2015, 10:51 AM IST
Marica Gay Harden re-cast on 'Code Black'

Los Angeles: Actress Marcia Gay Harden has been re-cast as the lead on the drama pilot "Code Black", a role previously held by Maggie Grace.

Bonnie Somerville has been cast in as Christa, Harden's former role, reported Entertainment Weekly.

"Code Black" is a medical drama set in the busiest and most notorious emergency rooms in the nation, where the extraordinary staff struggle in the face of a broken system to protect their ideals and the patients who need them the most.

Harden will now play Leanne, the residency director in the ER.

Christa (Somerville) is a former soccer mom whose son died of cancer, Christa is now a newly minted, talented and dedicated doctor whose experience handling her son's disease, coupled with her intuition and life experience, makes her see things that often escape her younger fellow residents.

Other cast members include Melanie Kannokada, Luis Guzman, Raza Jaffrey, and Ben Hollingsworth.