The Resident is known for its intense, emotional storylines that tackle a wide range of medical issues. But, for a few seasons now, the show has also touched on adoption. And in Season 3, the series will give audiences a chance to meet the biological and adoptive families of Dr. Austin.
David Alan Grier will recur as Lamar Broome, the father of AJ Austin, TVLine has exclusively learned. The television vet will play a larger-than-life businessman with a big ego who wants to reconnect with his son after 35 years.
After only seven months on The Resident, newcomer Miles Fowler will hang up his lab coat for good. His departure comes after his last episode aired on March 29.
Fowler, who starred as Trevor Daniels in season five, made an abrupt exit from the Fox drama after his last episode aired on March 29, according to TVLine. It's not yet known why he chose to leave the show, but his rep told E! News that he only had a one-season deal with the network.
The Resident stars Matt Czuchry and Emily VanCamp, along with Bruce Greenwood, Manish Dayal, Shaunette Renee Wilson, Malcolm-Jamal Warner, Jane Leeves and Glenn Morshower. It's created by Amy Holden Jones and Hayley Schore.
The Resident is one of Fox's most popular medical shows. It follows a group of doctors at Chastain Memorial Hospital as they face personal and professional challenges on a daily basis.