As for her famous After five seasons of playing a surgeon at the fictional Hope Zion, Durance is hanging up her scalpel in the final season of the Toronto-shot medical drama, which premieres Sunday at 10 p.m. Thanks largely to the considerable charisma of Durance, was the most watched Canadian drama after its launch in 2011, averaging 1.7 million viewers per week. As with most shows, the fourth season saw a dip to 1.3 million viewers but held on to the title of most watched Canadian drama series. “The surgical equipment is too much to take home,” laughs the 38-year-old, Calgary-born actress.
She and husband David divide their time between Vancouver and Toronto, where her hit show Saving Hope just finished shooting its fifth season (airing on CTV in 2017).
The upcoming fifth season, comprising 18 episodes that wrap production on Nov. "After 85 episodes, season five will be our last," Durance told the series' fans in a video message posted on Twitter.