Dana Delany Returns To Television Tonight With The Debut of Body of Proof

Tonight at 10/9c, don’t miss the series premiere of ABC’s newest drama, Body of Proof. Dana Delany (Desperate Housewives) stars as the brilliant and sexy, albeit abrasive, Dr. Megan Hunt. Once a high powered and extremely successful neurosurgeon, Megan devoted her life to her career at the expense of personal relationships. After a devastating car accident abruptly ended her neurosurgery career, Dr. Hunt takes on the role of the sharpest and most hard-hitting medical examiner in Philadelphia. She’s determined to solve the puzzle of each body that comes into her lab and will stop at nothing to get the job done. The new career also brings newfound time for relationships, and Megan will discover that those can be even more difficult to figure out than a murder.

About Body of Proof: Dr. Megan Hunt (Dana Delany) was in a class of her own, a brilliant neurosurgeon at the top of her game. Her world is turned upside down when a devastating car accident puts an end to her time in the operating room. Megan resumes her career as a medical examiner determined to solve the puzzle of who or what killed the victims. Megan’s instincts are sharp, but she’s developed a reputation for graying the lines of where her job ends and where the police department’s begins. It turns out her career isn’t the only thing that will need to be rebuilt; Megan’s family has taken a backseat to her ambition, and now she’ll discover there’s a lot of work to do when it comes to dissecting her relationships with the living.

Dana Delany stars as Dr. Megan Hunt, Jeri Ryan as Dr. Kate Murphy, Geoffrey Arend as Dr. Elliot Gross, John Carroll Lynch as Detective Bud Morris, Windell Middlebrooks as Dr. Curtis Brumfield, Nic Bishop as Peter Dunlop and Sonja Sohn as Detective Samantha Baker.

Body of Proof is from ABC Studios. Christopher Murphey wrote the pilot, which was directed by Nelson McCormick. Murphey, Sunil Nayar and Matthew Gross serve as executive producers.