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[10/22/20 - 11:39 PM]
Development Update: Thursday, October 22
Updates include: Apple reveals cast of "Pachinko" adaptation; Rosario Dawson signs onto Hulu's "Dopesick"; and Tim Burton to shepherd proposed "The Addams Family" TV series.

[09/22/20 - 11:45 PM]
Development Update: Tuesday, September 22
Updates include: "Supergirl" to sign off after upcoming sixth season; Paramount Network pivots to made-for-TV movie focus; and Parisa Fitz-Henley scores lead in ABC's "Triage" pilot.

[09/21/20 - 11:13 PM]
Development Update: Monday, September 21
Updates include: Netflix cancels "The Dark Crystal: Age of Resistance"; Phillipa Soo, Jake McDorman get "Dopesick" for Hulu; and Natasha Lyonne, Alia Shawkat bring "Desert People" to Amazon.

[09/15/20 - 11:44 PM]
Development Update: Tuesday, September 15
Updates include: David Hyde Pierce signs onto HBO Max's Julia Child pilot; Kat Coiro to helm "She-Hulk" at Disney+; and ABC pulls the plug on "United We Fall."

[09/10/20 - 11:32 PM]
Development Update: Thursday, September 10
Updates include: Nicolas Cage's Joe Exotic series lands at Amazon; Netflix renews "The Goop Lab with Gwyneth Paltrow"; and Kaitlyn Dever latest to board Hulu's "Dopesick."

[09/09/20 - 11:45 PM]
Development Update: Wednesday, September 9
Updates include: Peter Sarsgaard boards Hulu's "Dopesick"; FX gives production status on its originals; and HBO Max eyes TV take on "The Westing Game."

[06/22/20 - 12:00 PM]
Hulu Showcases Breakthrough Advertising Solutions, New Research Insights and Original Programming Stars at Virtual Annual Newfront Presentation
Programming highlights include "Y: The Last Man" and "American Horror Stories" as part of FX on Hulu.

[06/17/20 - 09:43 AM]
Hulu Announces Straight-to-Series Order for "Dopesick" from Emmy Award(R)-Winning Writer Danny Strong Starring Academy Award(R) Nominee and Golden Globe(R)-Winning Actor Michael Keaton
The project, based on the New York Times bestselling book of the same name by Beth Macy, comes to Hulu from FOX 21 Television Studios and The Littlefield Company.







DOPESICK (HULU)
Premieres in TBA 2021 (Exact Date TBA)
BROADCAST HISTORY:
???
STATUS:
new in 2020/2021 (date TBA)
TIME SLOT:
not on the schedule
CURRENT SEASON:
1 (8 episodes)
ADDITIONAL NOTES:
limited series
DESCRIPTION:
(from Hulu's press release, June 2020) Emmy-Award(R) winning writer Danny Strong and Golden Globe(R)-winning Actor Michael Keaton, join Hulu's newest limited series Dopesick, a compelling look at the epicenter of America's struggle with Opioid addiction. Strong shared, "I truly believe this is one of the most important stories of our time, and I want to shine a light on the heroes who fought back."
PRINCIPAL CAST INFORMATION:
· Jake McDorman as John Brownlee
· John Hoogenakker as Randy Ramseyer
· Kaitlyn Dever as Betsy
· Michael Keaton as Samuel Finnix
· Peter Sarsgaard as Rick Mountcastle
· Phillipa Soo as Amber
· Rosario Dawson as Bridget Meyer
· Will Poulter as Billy
CREW INFORMATION:
· Barry Levinson as DIR/EP
· Beth Macy as BOOK/EP
· Danny Strong as CRTR/EP
· John Goldwyn as EP
· Karen Rosenfelt as EP
· Michael Keaton as EP
· Warren Littlefield as EP
GENRE(S):
· drama
STUDIO INFORMATION:
· Fox 21 Television Studios
· Littlefield Company, The