Disney has released a brand new trailer for the highly anticipated drama series “Dopesick, which 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 series will premiere with 2 episodes on Disney+ Day, November 12th, in the UK and Ireland, along with many other countries. New episodes will then be released every Wednesday.
The eight-episode series stars Michael Keaton, Peter Sarsgaard, Michael Stuhlbarg, Will Poulter, John Hoogenakker, with Kaitlyn Dever and Rosario Dawson.
Check out the new trailer below:
“Dopesick” will be debuting on Hulu in the United States this coming Wednesday, with new episodes being released every week.
The limited series is inspired by the New York Times bestselling book by Beth Macy.
“Dopesick” is written by Emmy winner, Danny Strong (“Empire,” “Recount,” “Game Change”) and directed by Oscar® winner, Barry Levinson (“Paterno,” “Rain Main”). Executive producers for “Dopesick” include Danny Strong, John Goldwyn (“Dexter”), Michael Keaton, Levinson, Warren Littlefield (“The Handmaid’s Tale,” “Fargo,” “The Old Man”), Beth Macy (“Dopesick”) and Karen Rosenfelt (“Twilight”).
Are you looking forward to “Dopesick”?
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