Making the Cut: The (mostly) True Life Story of a Retired Surgeon
#1 - Life Begins and Ends

#1 - Life Begins and Ends

May 14, 2020

This debut episode begins where Dr. Meguid began: Cairo, land of his birth. As young Michael is uprooted and replanted in multiple countries, he faces incredible challenges and loss that will mold and shape him for years to come.

#2 - Bury Your Dead, Find New Life

#2 - Bury Your Dead, Find New Life

May 19, 2020

Celebrities and dignitaries show up to pay their respects at the untimely passing of Michael's family member. Michael seeks a way out of Egypt, and finds it through unexpected means.

#3 - Weetabix & Wanting

#3 - Weetabix & Wanting

May 21, 2020

As his mother abandons him again and again, the popular English cereal Weetabix becomes a metaphor for Michael's growing resentment.

#4 - The Beadle?!

#4 - The Beadle?!

May 26, 2020

Young Michael interviews for admission at University College, London despite a complete lack of confidence from Burnage's Headmaster. Befitting his own station, the news that Michael's life trajectory has changed comes from an unlikely source.

#5 - Marie

#5 - Marie

May 28, 2020

Michael moves to London to embark on his educational journey at University College, London. He's done it! He's made it into the college of his dreams! But first, a different kind of educational experience awaits: Marie.