Based on the hit podcast from Wondery, “Dr. Death” tells the shocking true story of Dr. Christopher Duntsch (Joshua Jackson), a seemingly bright young neurosurgeon with a thriving medical practice. But all is not as it seems.
Drama - Based on a true story | United States | 2020
Episode(s): 1 & 2
Series: 8 x 45min
Adapted from a podcast based on an incredible, but horrifying true story, the series relates the story of two doctors (Alec Baldwin and Christian Slater) hunting down a mythomaniac killer surgeon (Joshua Jackson). You’d better not be under the surgeon’s knife.
- Written By Patrick MACMANUS, Ashley MICHEL HOBAN, Ahmadu GARBA
- Directed By Maggie KILEY, Jennifer MORRISON, So Yong SO YONG KIM
- With Joshua JACKSON, Alec BALDWIN, Christian SLATER, Annasophia ROBB, Grace GUMMER, Kelsey GRAMMER, Molly GRIGGS, Hubert PONT-DU JOUR, Carrie PRESTON
- Production Littleton Roads Productions, Escape Artists, UCP
- International sales NBCUNIVERSAL GLOBAL DISTRIBUTION
- Broadcaster Peacock
- French Broadcaster Starzplay (Belgium, France, Italy, the Netherlands, Spain, the UK, and Latin America)