AUGUST 13, 2022 | 7pm - AUGUST 19, 2022 | MIDNIGHT
ABOUT THE SHOW
From Executive Producer Danny Strong and starring and executive produced by Michael Keaton, Dopesick examines how one company triggered the worst drug epidemic in American history. The series takes viewers to the epicenter of America’s struggle with opioid addiction, from the boardrooms of Big Pharma, to a distressed Virginia mining community, to the hallways of the DEA. Defying all the odds, heroes will emerge in an intense and thrilling ride to take down the craven corporate forces behind this national crisis and their allies. The limited series is inspired by the New York Times bestselling book by Beth Macy.
The eight-episode series stars Michael Keaton, Peter Sarsgaard, Michael Stuhlbarg, Will Poulter, John Hoogenakker, with Kaitlyn Dever and Rosario Dawson. Guest stars include Phillipa Soo and Jake McDorman.
“Dopesick” is written by Emmy winner, Danny Strong (Empire, Recount, Game Change) and directed by Oscar winner, Barry Levinson (PATERNO, RAIN MAN) Executive producers for Dopesick include Strong, John Goldwyn (Dexter), Keaton, Levinson, Warren Littlefield (The Handmaid’s Tale, Fargo, The Old Man), Beth Macy (“Dopesick”) and Karen Rosenfelt (TWILIGHT).
The screening will be followed by a conversation with executive producer, writer, director Danny Strong, executive producer, featured talent Michael Keaton, featured talent Will Poulter, Peter Sarsgaard, John Hoogenakker, and executive producers Warren Littlefield, John Goldwyn.
Viewing instructions will be sent to the provided email just prior to the scheduled start time. The film will be available until midnight, Friday, August 19.