Take a seat on the couch for a fantastic therapy session with, a TV thriller from the company behind it. The 10-episode limited series demonstrates that everyone may use someone to talk to, even serial killers.
The couple previously collaborated on, the hit spy thriller starring Keri Russell and Matthew Rhys. This is their first TV project since their conclusion in 2018.
Here''s what we know about it.
When is next The Patient episode?
Hulu was released on the streaming service after Tuesday, October 4. Here''s a breakdown of the latest episode in the limited series: "Kaddish."
"Both Dr. Strauss and Sam strive to enquire deeper connections in their quest for elusive peace."
The Patient''s next episode is released on Tuesday, October 11.
We''re still waiting to hear when it will be available outside of the United States (Disney Plus in the United Kingdom, Star Plus in other parts of the world).
What is The Patient plot?
The series is billed as a psychological thriller. Here''s a look at the results.
"Arapist Alan Strauss is held prisoner by a patient, Sam Fortner, who confesses himself to being a serial killer. Sam has an unusual therapeutic desire for Alan: calm his homicidal annoyances.
"To survive, Alan must reclaim Sams disturbed mind and stop him from killing again," says Sam, who is free of criticism about important issues, including his mother, Candace. Alone in captivity, Alan examines his own past through memories of his old therapist, Charlie, and confronts with waves of his own repressed reactions, including Beth''s recent death, and his disgruntled resentment from his religious son, Ezra.
"Over the course of his imprisonment, Alan reveals not only how deep Sam''s compulsion runs, but how much work he can put into place to restore the rift in his own family. With time running out, Alan attempts desperately to intervene before Alan becomes complicit in Sam''s crimes or worse becomes a target himself."
The Patient episodes
Here are the official synopses for the upcoming episodes, which have been released so far:
"Intake," "Dr. Alan Strauss, a therapist mourning his wife, takes on an enigmatic new client. Their professional relationship is transformed by a choice that ties them firmly together."
"Alan Learns to Meditate" "Sam delves more deeply into the reason he entered therapy, but he encounters Dr. Strauss'' resistance as he continue their sessions. "A gathering sense of not being alone leads to a revelation about the house."
"Issues" "Sam''s desire to pursue a therapeutic solution rises as his inner struggle expands. Dr. Strauss adds a different variable into their sessions."
"Company," episode 4, "On the edge of tragedy, Sam honors Dr. Strauss'' promise as a condition for continuing their work together. The trust built between patient and doctor is tested, with a life in the balance."
"Pastisto" opens in episode 5, "Sam connects to a woman from his past." Dr. Strauss, Sam, and Elias are on trial.
"Charlie" "Dr. Strauss struggles with the reality he finds himself in. Sam is consumed with practical necessities, but agrees to his therapy''s recommendations to make different choices."
"Kaddish" is a series of "Both Dr. Strauss and Sam''s quest to create new connections in their quest for elusive peace."
Who is in The Patient cast?
With Carrell and Gleeson playing Alan and Gleeson as Sam, Steven Carrell is of course best known for his roles on and in movies, and. Gleesons'' most recognizable roles have come in, and.
Linda Emond (, ) as Candace, David Alan Grier (, ) as Charlie, Laura Niemi (, ) as Beth and Andrew Leeds are others.
The Patient trailer
The tension between Gleesons Sam and Carrells Alan is on full display in the trailer, which you may watch directly below:
How to watch The Patient
The series is produced by FX, but it is a Hulu exclusive. The only way to see it is if you have a Hulu subscription, but the good news is that there are many options for that. This includes signing up for Hulu as a standalone subscription, packaging it as part of the Disney Bundle, or getting live television on top of Hulus exclusive content with Hulu with Live TV.
When information is available, a good update on where UK viewers may watch.