Viva has announced that they have picked up the rights to all 9 seasons of the NBC/ABC comedy series Scrubs from Disney Media Distribution. The series, which was initially broadcast in the UK by E4, will debut on the channel on Monday October 7th at 9pm, with a double bill.
Created by Bill Lawrence, Scrubs follows the musings of young intern J.D. and his friends as they enter the medical world at Sacred Heart Hospital. The series chronicle Turk’s blossoming romance with head nurse Carlato J.D’s on and off relationship with Elliot and a long list of insults from sarcastic Dr. Cox and the janitor. Scrubs, which aired seven seasons on NBC before jumping to ABC for its final two seasons, was produced by Doozer & ABC Studios and starred Zach Braff, Sarah Chalke, Donald Faison, Neil Flynn, Ken Jenkins, John C. McGinley, Judy Reyes, Eliza Coupe, Kerry Bishé, Michael Mosley and Dave Franco.