Although House was originally scheduled to be shown on Tuesdays during Season 5, at mid-Season, the time slots for House and American Idol were switched on the prime time schedule, putting House’s new episodes in the 8:00 P.M. EST slot on Mondays.
A one-of-a-kind series, House, M.D.: Season 5 brings to the screen more everyday encounters of a team of doctors at the Diagnostics department of the Princeton-Plainsboro Teaching Hospital in New Jersey under the supervision of Dr. Gregory House.
House and the team race against time to figure out why before the final surviving recipient, a young woman who received the donor’s cornea, mysteriously dies as well. House retains a comical private investigator to investigate patients, doctors, and his estranged friend, Wilson.
House and the team take on the case of a struggling artist with an undiagnosed illness that’s distorting his perception and threatening his career; House continues to have a private investigator
This 1st episode is more reminiscent of the classic House. I would have liked to have seen House more involved with the medical decisions here, but it’s understandable that time needed to be devoted to build the personal story involving Wilson. It really leaves one wondering how House can hold his life together.
Season 5 finds medical misanthrope Greg House more irascible than ever. As the season opens, House’s best (well, only) friend James Wilson returns after three months of grief leave following his
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