OSN launches new Arabic reality health show
Rebecca Hawkes | 01-05-2014
Saudi Doctors has been unveiled as the latest in-house production for Middle East pay-TV network OSN. The reality show is set to be aired to Arab audiences beginning 1 May 2014 on OSN Ya Hala!HD.
The show takes on the regionally topical issue of coronavirus in the first episode, with other health issues such as depression and glaucoma, child abuse, and white poisons all being explored during the season.
"Saudi Doctors is a novel concept and OSN is proud to launch the first health reality show that will not only educate viewers on health and wellbeing but will also encourage positive lifestyle changes in an entertaining format," said Khulud Abu Homos, executive vice president, programming and creative services, OSN.
It will hosted by cardiac surgeon Dr Abdullah Al kchel, plastic surgeon Dr Wael Daghistani, ophthalmologist Dr Tariq Al Asbali, orthopedic surgeon Dr Ahmed Bin Nasser, and psychologist Samira Al Ghamdy.