The Hero

Once in awhile, a veteran actor will connect with a role that showcases them to the degree there is talk of an Oscar nomination — maybe a win. And it can revive a career, if needed. “The Hero” will not be such a role for Sam Elliott, although it seems tailor-made for him.

shadow
Dr. Dave Parkus on TNT's 'The Hero'

Dr. Dave Parkus may have walked away from TNT’s “The Hero” empty-handed, but the 50-year-old Christus- St. Elizabeth trauma surgeon said that the support he received from Southeast Tex­ans, who consider him their hero, was better than any cash prize.

shadow