With his father, Sam (Peter Dinklage), in prison and his mother, Natalia (Justina Machado) working long hours, Lenny, age 11, is burdened with the responsiblity of looking after his younger brother, Joey. Lenny plans to celebrate his twelfth birthday with friends at Coney Island on the Cyclone rollercoaster. Lenny's mother goes to Atlantic City for the weekend and leaves Lenny in charge.
"Heartbeat" is a character-driven medical series that follows the professional and personal life of world-renowned heart transplant surgeon Dr. Alex Panttiere. There is nothing conventional about Dr. Panttiere, who is as cutting edge and unorthodox in the OR as she is with the two men in her life.
A new twist on the television medical drama, this one-season series set in a Pittsburgh hospital explores the race-against-time world of organ transplants from the perspective of the medical team, the organ recipients, the donors and their families.
When the seven-year-old Joey is cruelly tricked into believing he killed his older brother, he flees to New York’s nether wonderland: Coney Island. Upon and beneath the crowded boardwalk, Joey experiences a day and night filled with adventures and mysteries.