Mc Ginley and Faison were joined by "a quartet of newbies (most of them playing students)" as full-time regulars, while one of the freshmen "will be fairly famous".
Of the seven actors who had appeared in the show since the pilot, only Faison and Mc Ginley retained their roles as regulars.
Scrubs (stylized as [scrubs]) is an American medical comedy-drama television series created by Bill Lawrence that aired from October 2, 2001, to March 17, 2010, on NBC and later ABC. The ninth season takes place over a year after season eight's finale. Kelso's wife passes away and Ted quits Sacred Heart to travel around the U. Lawrence has stated that having the X-ray backwards was intentional as it signified that the new interns were inexperienced.
The series follows the lives of employees at the fictional Sacred Heart teaching hospital. finally discuss their true feelings for each other and again become a couple. Cox is promoted to chief of medicine to replace the dismissed Dr. The old Sacred Heart hospital has been torn down and rebuilt. During Zach Braff's audio commentary on "My Last Chance", he states that the error was actually unintentional.
Of the original cast, only Braff, Faison, and Mc Ginley remained regular cast members, while the others, with the exception of Reyes, made guest appearances; Kerry Bishé, Eliza Coupe, Dave Franco, and Michael Mosley became series regulars, with Bishé becoming the show's new narrator. and Elliot struggle once again to deny their feelings for each other, despite Elliot soon to be marrying Keith and J. to have his first son with Kim, while the Janitor may have a new girlfriend. At the beginning of season eight, when the series switched to ABC, the chest X-ray was once again backwards. The X-ray at the end of the sequence is also not backwards and the subtitle "Med School" appears at the end of the sequence.
Scrubs, produced by the television production division of Disney–ABC Television Group, premiered on October 2, 2001, on NBC. During the seventh season, NBC announced that it would not renew the show; ABC announced it had picked up the eighth season of the series, which began January 6, 2009. Cox, as father of two children with Jordan, struggles to prevent his foul disposition from affecting his parenting. Bob Kelso's job is put on the line as he turns 65 years old. The ninth season features a new title sequence with a new version of the theme song "Superman" performed by WAZ. The show's creator, Bill Lawrence, was also an executive producer and the showrunner. Neil Goldman and Garrett Donovan co-wrote 13 episodes during their eight-year run on the show, starting as co-producers on the show and ending as executive producers; they left the show after the eighth season.
The ninth season premiered on December 1, 2009, and on May 14, 2010, ABC officially cancelled the series. The new title sequences features the four new characters–Denise, Lucy, Drew, and Cole, as well as Dr. Janae Bakken and Debra Fordham were writers and producers during the first eight seasons, each writing 16 episodes.
Scrubs focuses on the unique point of view of its main character and narrator, Dr. D." Dorian (Zach Braff) for the first eight seasons, with season nine being narrated by the new main character Lucy Bennett (Kerry Bishé). has a new love interest of his own when a new and very attractive psychiatrist, Dr. Elliot has taken a new fellowship in another hospital. is cast in the role of expecting father, discovering at the very end of the season that his girlfriend, Dr. and the other characters mature to fill the different roles required of them. Other notable writers who started in the first season include Mark Stegemann, who wrote 14 episodes and directed two episodes during the first eight seasons; Gabrielle Allan, who wrote 11 episodes during the first four seasons and was co-executive producer; Eric Weinberg, who wrote 11 episodes during the first six seasons and was co-executive producer; Matt Tarses, who wrote eight episodes during the first four seasons and was co-executive producer.
John Dorian writing in his diary (revealed in the commentary on the DVD of the first-season episode "My Hero"). at the beginning and the end, these episodes primarily contain internal narration from other characters besides J. The transfer of the narration duties usually occurs at a moment of physical contact between two characters. The webisodes that accompanied season eight, Scrubs: Interns, also were named "Our...". Perry Cox; an attractive female intern named Elliot, on whom he develops a crush; the hospital's janitor, who goes out of his way to make J. Bob Kelso, who is more concerned about the budget than the patients; and Carla Espinosa, the head nurse who eventually becomes Turk's girlfriend. Cox and Jordan learn that their divorce was not final, but this is not necessarily all good news. Bill Callahan joined the show in season four, writing eight episodes from seasons four to eight; he became executive producer in season six.
A few episodes are told from another character's perspective and have episode titles such as "His Story" or "Her Story". Starting with season nine, the episode titles start with "Our..." as the focus has shifted from the perspective of J. For the first eight seasons, the series featured seven main cast members, with numerous other characters recurring throughout the course of the series. The characters face romance and relationship issues, family obligations, overwhelming paperwork, long shifts, dealing with death of patients and conflicting pressures from senior doctors. D.'s second year practicing medicine at Sacred Heart where Elliot, Turk, and he are now residents. Adam Bernstein, who directed the pilot episode, "My First Day", also directed 11 episodes up until season seven.
The title is a play on surgical scrubs and a term for a low-ranking person because at the beginning of the series, most of the main characters are medical interns. The main cast for all but its last season consisted of Braff, Sarah Chalke, Donald Faison, Neil Flynn, Ken Jenkins, John C. The series featured multiple guest appearances by film actors, such as Brendan Fraser, Heather Graham, and Colin Farrell. Taylor Maddox (Courteney Cox), arrive; she quickly makes a lot of changes, affecting the way doctors treat patients. Doctors Cox, Dorian, and Turk are now Winston University medical school professors whose students occasionally rotate through the new Sacred Heart. The error became somewhat infamous and was even parodied in "My Cabbage".