The Good Nurse is an upcoming Netflix medical crime thriller that recounts the chase and capture of serial killer Charlie Cullen, who is responsible for a number of mysterious deaths of his patients, and the nurse who risks her own life to find out the truth.
The Good Nurse will premiere on Netflix on October 26, 2022.
Cast and creators
- Jessica Chastain
- Eddie Redmayne,
- Nnamdi Asomugha,
- Kim Dickens,
- Malik Yoba,
- Alix West Lefler,
- Noah Emmerich
Directed by Tobias Lindholm
Written by Charles Graeber, Krysty Wilson-Cairns
“Amy, a compassionate nurse and single mother struggling with a life-threatening heart condition, is stretched to her physical and emotional limits by the hard and demanding night shifts at the ICU. But help arrives when Charlie, a thoughtful and empathetic fellow nurse, starts at her unit. While sharing long nights at the hospital, the two develop a strong and devoted friendship, and for the first time in years, Amy truly has faith in her and her young daughters’ future. But after a series of mysterious patient deaths sets off an investigation that points to Charlie as the prime suspect, Amy is forced to risk her life and the safety of her children to uncover the truth.”
The Good Nurse is a film adaptation of Charles Graeber’s best-selling book of the same name.
Oscar-winning actor Eddie Redmayne is best known for playing Newt Scamander in the Fantastic Beasts film.
Nurse Loughren discovers a dark secret about a close colleague surrounding the mysterious deaths of his patients. As patients continue to die as a result of injected insulin, attention is drawn to Charlie Cullen, who has been revealed to have worked in nine hospitals under similar circumstances. She senses the looming threat within him and teams up with the detectives to gather evidence against Charlie Cullen in order to prove his identity as the serial killer.