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Painkiller (2023)

TV-MA DramaCrime

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The causes and consequences of America's opioid epidemic unfold in this drama following its perpetrators, victims and an investigator seeking the truth.

Series Cast

  1. Uzo Aduba as Edie Flowers

    Uzo Aduba

    Edie Flowers

    6 Episodes

  2. Matthew Broderick as Richard Sackler

    Matthew Broderick

    Richard Sackler

    6 Episodes

  3. Taylor Kitsch as Glen Kryger

    Taylor Kitsch

    Glen Kryger

    6 Episodes

  4. Dina Shihabi as Britt Hufford

    Dina Shihabi

    Britt Hufford

    6 Episodes

  5. West Duchovny as Shannon Schaeffer

    West Duchovny

    Shannon Schaeffer

    6 Episodes

  6. John Rothman as Mortimer Sackler

    John Rothman

    Mortimer Sackler

    6 Episodes

  7. Clark Gregg as Arthur Sackler

    Clark Gregg

    Arthur Sackler

    6 Episodes

  8. Jack Mulhern as Tyler Kryger

    Jack Mulhern

    Tyler Kryger

    6 Episodes

  9. Sam Anderson as Raymond Sackler

    Sam Anderson

    Raymond Sackler

    6 Episodes

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Current Season

Limited Series

2023 • 6 Episodes

Season 1 of Painkiller premiered on August 10, 2023.

What's in a Name?

(1x6, August 10, 2023) Season Finale

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Status Ended


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Type Miniseries

Original Language English


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