Good Sam, Dr. Griffith is a gifted heart surgeon who excels in her new leadership role as Chief of Surgery after her renowned boss falls into a coma. When her former boss wakes up months later demanding to resume his duties, Sam is tasked with supervising this egotistical expert with a scalpel who never acknowledged her stellar talent. Complicating matters is that the caustic and arrogant Dr. Rob "Griff" Griffith also happens to be her father.
'Good Sam' Cancelled By CBS Word is out that Good Sam has been cancelled by CBS after its first season. The news comes a week after the medical drama wrapped its freshman run, which failed to draw solid viewership and ultimately garnered mixed reviews from critics.
The series follows Dr. Samantha Griffith, who is learning the ropes as Lakeshore Sentinel Hospital's new top surgeon after its legendary leader, who is also her father, fell into a coma. But things are now complicated, as he has since recovered and wants to resume his duties. This results in a clash of family wills between the old guard and modern methods in a life-and-death business.