Code Black

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Name: Code Black
Abbreviation(s): CB
Creator: Michael Seitzman
Date(s): 2015-2018
Medium: Live-Action TV
Country of Origin:
External Links: Official Site, IMDB, Wikipedia
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Code Black is an American medical drama TV series that debuted on CBS in 2015.


Based on a documentary of the same name, Code Black focuses on the emergency room staff of the fictional Angels Memorial Hospital in Los Angeles. Each day, the doctors and nurses must deal with an onslaught of patients and the lack of resources to treat them, making it a brutal training ground for aspiring emergency physicians.

Main Characters

  • Dr. Leanne "Daddy" Rorish (Marcia Gay Harden)
  • Jesse "Mama" Sallander (Luis Guzmán)
  • Dr. Neal Hudson (Raza Jaffrey)
  • Dr. Rollie Guthrie (William Allen Young)
  • Dr. Angus Leighton (Harry Ford)
  • Dr. Christa Lorenson (Bonnie Somerville)
  • Dr. Malaya Pineda (Melanie Chandra)
  • Dr. Mario Savetti (Benjamin Hollingsworth)

Recurring Characters

  • Dr. Grace Adams (Meagan Good)
  • Dr. William Campbell (Lamont Thompson)
  • Dr. Cole Guthrie (Cress Williams)
  • Dr. Ed Harbert (Jeff Hephner)
  • Dr. Mike Leighton (Tom Dewey)
  • Dr. Carla Niven (Shiri Appleby)
  • Dr. Gina Perello (Christina Vidal)
  • Dr. Heather Pinkney (Jillian Murray)
  • Dr. Mark Taylor (Kevin Dunn)


Since its debut, Code Black has gained a rather small fandom. In 2015, Code Black was nominated for Yuletide. Only one person requested the fandom, and no works were produced. Also in 2015, Tumblr user fading-into-you ran the first Code Black Secret Santa through their Tumblr.

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