The Knick

The Knick

Place in downtown New York in 1900,'The' Knick' relies upon the Knickerbocker Hospital and the surgeons, physicians and staff who work there, pushing the bounds of medicine in some time of significant mortality levels and anti inflammatory antibiotics. John Thackery is a brilliant surgeon initiating new approaches within the field, despite his covert obsession with cocaine. He directs a team of health practitioners including his protégé Dr. Everett Gallinger. The youthful Dr. Bertie Chickering Jr. and Dr. Algernon Edwards, a promising surgeon who's recently been thrust upon him. Captain August Robertson, Cornelia Robertson, the daughter of its benefactor is also included by the vibrant cast of characters at the hospital. Surly Creek driver Tom Cleary. Lucy Elkins. A fresh-faced nurse from the country. The hospital administrator Herman Barrow. A nun who's not afraid to speak her mind, and Sister Harriet.
Release: 2014-08-08
Genres: Drama
Duration: 60 min
Production: Anonymous Content