“Two Lives One Heart” (흉부외과) is set to start on September 27th 2018 on SBS Wednesdays and Thursdays at 22:00 (KST). It will replace “Your Honor” in SBS’s schedule. Being a medical drama and given the working title, action revolves around the cardiothoracic surgery department of Taesan Hospital.
Park Tae-Soo works as a fourth year resident in the cardiothoracic surgery department. His mother is in need of a heart transplant and he desperately tries to find a way to save her.
Choi Suk-han is a professor of thoracic surgery who is renowned for his skill but not treated properly due to his lowly origins. He rules the cardiothoracic department, holding ultimate authority over all section personnel.
Yoon Soo-yeon, is a woman who survived death miraculously and chooses to return to South Korea and become a resident of thoracic surgery, after studying in Cleveland, USA for two years.
The show is directed by Jo Young-Gwang while the screenwriter is Choi Soo-Jin. Both previously worked together in 2017 SBS drama series “Defendant”