The Resident Season 7 Cancelled By FOX – Could Medical Drama Return On New Network?

The Resident has left the building.

FOX has cancelled the medical drama after six seasons, confirming that the show will not return for Season 7 in the upcoming 2023-24 season.

Over six seasons, The Resident spawned 107 episodes between 2018 through to what is now the series finale on January 17, 2023.

FOX already has a new medical drama lined up for next season in the form of Doc, and it’s clear that the network was preparing for the cancellation of The Resident, which has suffered further ratings erosions this season, for a while.

Doc is described as follows:

Based on the globally acclaimed Italian series, Doc — Nelle tue mani, which was created and is produced by Lux Vide, a Fremantle Company, and featured Simona Tabasco and Beatrice Grannò of The White Lotus, FOX’s Doc is a new medical drama centered on the hard-charging, brilliant Dr. Amy Elias, Chief of Internal and Family Medicine at Westside Hospital in Minneapolis. After a brain injury erases the last eight years of her life, Amy must navigate an unfamiliar world where she has no recollection of patients she’s treated, colleagues she’s crossed, the soulmate she divorced, the man she now loves and the tragedy that caused her to push everyone away. She can rely only on her estranged 17-year-old daughter, whom she remembers as a 9-year-old, and a handful of devoted friends, as she struggles to continue practicing medicine, despite having lost nearly a decade of knowledge and experience.

Unfortunately for fans of the show, it’s not thought that The Resident will be resurrected on another network or streaming platform.

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The Resident SEASON 7 Cancelled On FOX

The Resident Season 7 release date – CANCELLED AFTER 6 SEASONS

About The Resident TV Series

The Resident shines a light on the daily heroism of today's health care workers. The provocative medical drama follows the doctors and nurses at Chastain Memorial Hospital, as they face personal and professional challenges and fight for their patients' health. The new season picks up as DR. CONRAD HAWKINS (Matt Czuchry) and NURSE PRACTIONER NICOLETTE NEVIN (Emily VanCamp) tie the knot in an intimate and beautiful wedding, strengthening their already powerful bond. Meanwhile, Chastain is transitioning from private to public hospital, causing the hero doctors to fight to fix the broken machine from the inside. DR. RANDOLPH BELL (Bruce Greenwood) finds himself mining his own past to find his estranged former stepson, elite plastic surgeon DR. JAKE WONG (guest star Conrad Ricamora). Bell attempts to bring Dr. Wong to Chastain to increase the number of world-class surgeries at the hospital and to repair their complicated past. Additionally, as star surgical resident DR. MINA OKAFOR (Shaunette Renée Wilson) and her brilliant mentor, DR. AJ AUSTIN (Emmy Award nominee Malcolm-Jamal Warner), grow closer than ever, they must learn to maintain a professional relationship within the walls of the hospital. The series also stars Manish Dayal, Jane Leeves and Morris Chestnut. THE RESIDENT is produced by 20th Television. Todd Harthan, Andrew Chapman, Peter Elkoff, Amy Holden Jones, Rob Corn, Antoine Fuqua and Oly Obst are executive producers.


First episode date: January 21, 2018
Network: FOX
Show type: Drama, Medical, Procedural

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6 thoughts on “The Resident Season 7 Cancelled By FOX – Could Medical Drama Return On New Network?”

  1. Same here, won’t be watching the new medical show either, sounds lame and amnesia, really? Feels very unoriginal. While I enjoyed the ladies on White Lotus set in Italy, I HIGHLY doubt their appeal will translate to a medical show based in USA… sorry ladies, NOT sorry FOX.


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