The show ran for five seasons from January 8, until December 20, The show revolves around Dr.
Sydney Hansen played by Kanakaredeswho left her glamorous job in Beverly Hills as a plastic surgeon for the rich, so she could return to her hometown of Providence, Rhode Islandand be with her family. Sydney lives with her father Jim, brother Robbie, sister Joanie, and Joanie's baby Hannah in a large home in suburban Providence that also houses her father's veterinary clinic.
Sydney's mother dies in the first episode but continues to appear to Sydney as a Mature men robbie and mike, and to offer advice.
The show ends rather abruptly, with a two-part wedding episode. NBC called this Providence' s "winter finale," fully expecting to bring it back in the spring or autumn ofbut these plans were eventually scrapped when some cast members, including Melina Kanakaredes, opted out of producing a sixth season.
John Masius created the series. Johnsonand Ann Lewis Hamilton.
To date, the only DVD release of the series is The Providence Collection released by Lions Gatea collection of select episodes from the show's 5-year run featuring 12 episodes on four discs:. From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. This article's lead section does not adequately summarize key points of its contents.