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Aero Theatre | Q&A with Emmy nominated actor/EP Michael Keaton, EP/writer/director Danny Strong, actor Kaitlyn Dever, actor Will Poulter (joining virtually), and executive producer Beth Macy (joining virtually). Moderated by ABC News’ Chief National Correspondent Matt Gutman.
Pre-Recorded Introduction by Congressman David Trone, Co-Founder and Co-Chair of the Bipartisan Addiction and Mental Health Task Force.
Screening of Finale: Episode 108, “The People vs. Purdue Pharma”
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DOPESICK, 2022, Hulu
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.
The eight-episode series stars Michael Keaton, Peter Sarsgaard, Michael Stuhlbarg, Will Poulter, John Hoogenakker, with Kaitlyn Dever and Rosario Dawson. Guest stars include Phillipa Soo and Jake McDorman. DOPESICK is written by Emmy winner, Danny Strong (EMPIRE, RECOUNT, GAME CHANGE) and directed by Oscar winner, Barry Levinson (PATERNO, RAIN MAN).
“The People vs. Purdue Pharma,” 65 min.
Rick and Randy’s criminal investigation now threatens Richard Sackler’s empire, activists take action against Purdue, and Finnix tries to heal his beloved community that’s been ravaged by addiction.
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