“Dopesick” is the latest original drama series from 20th Television and will be coming to Hulu and Disney+ at the end of 2021.

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.

“Dopesick” stars Michael Keaton, Rosario Dawson, Peter Sarsgaard, Kaitlyn Dever and Will Poulter.



When Are New Episodes Of “Dopesick” Released On Hulu?

In the United States, “Dopesick” is available exclusively on Hulu, with new episodes being released weekly after an initial drop of three episodes.

  • Episode 1 – Wednesday 13th October 2021
  • Episode 2 – Wednesday 13th October 2021
  • Episode 3 – Wednesday 13th October 2021
  • Episode 4 – Wednesday 20th October 2021
  • Episode 5 – Wednesday 27th October 2021
  • Episode 6 – Wednesday 3rd November 2021
  • Episode 7 – Wednesday 10th November 2021
  • Episode 8 – Wednesday 17th November 2021

When Are New Episodes Of “Dopesick” Released On Disney+?

“Dopesick” is going to be released on Disney+ around the world including the UK, Australia and Canada, with the first two episodes being released on Disney+ Day, with new episodes being released weekly afterwards.


Here’s when each episode will be released:

  • Episode 1 – Friday 12th November 2021
  • Episode 2 – Friday 12th November 2021
  • Episode 3 – Wednesday 17th November 2021
  • Episode 4 – Wednesday 24th November 2021
  • Episode 5 – Wednesday 1st December 2021
  • Episode 6 – Wednesday 8th December 2021
  • Episode 7 – Wednesday 15th December 2021
  • Episode 8 – Wednesday 22nd December 2021


What Time Will New Episodes Of “Dopesick” Be Released On Disney+?

Disney+ updates on Wednesday’s and Friday’s at the following times:

  • Pacific Time: 00:00 AM / Midnight
  • Eastern Time: 03:00 AM
  • UK: 08:00 AM
  • Sydney, Australia – 19:00 PM

Sometimes episodes can arrive a few minutes later as the servers update. The Disney+ front page usually updates about an hour later.



What Time Will New Episodes Of “Dopesick” Be Released On Hulu?

Hulu updates daily at roughly around 12:01 a.m. ET.


Are you looking forward to the release of “Dopesick”?











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  1. Suzanne October 30, 2021

    Been watching Dopesick all I can can say is EXCELLENT don’t really know how factual it is but very scary if it is.

  2. Susieqk November 12, 2021

    I love this show! Great cast. I totally believe it’s true. All about “big pharma”. I can’t believe the FDA let this happen. They all screwed the people who really suffer from pain. What a shame!!