Thursday, September 21, 2006

Scott Wolf Goes Through Heart-Wrenching Research For ‘The Nine’

LOS ANGELES (Wireless Flash - FlashNews) – Actor Scott Wolf plays a heart surgeon on his newest series and he admits he had a heart-wrenching time researching his part.

Wolf is one of the cast members of the new ABC series, The Nine, and he says he researched the role by hanging out for a day with a real-life thoracic surgeon.

As he puts it, “It was invaluable to see his physical world, especially because my character does open heart surgery in the first episode.”

The former Party Of Five star even got to sit in on a surgery but, luckily for the patient, he only observed and didn’t do any actual work.

Still, he says it was a humbling experience “watching this man save a life, eat a turkey sandwich, than go save another one.”

The Nine, which also stars Tim Daly, debuts October 4.

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