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Friday, April 06, 2018

Benedict Cumberbatch is "Patrick Melrose"



Sneak Peek "Doctor Strange" actor Benedict Cumberbatch as "Patrick Melrose", in a mini-series adapting the novels by Edward St. Aubyn, also starring Dainton Anderson and Holliday Grainger, debuting Season 1, episode #1 May 12, 2018 on Showtime:


"...get ready for the lowdown on the British upper class. This five-part limited series based on the acclaimed novels by Edward St. Aubyn...


"...tracks 'Patrick' from a privileged but deeply traumatic childhood in the South of France through severe substance abuse in his twenties in New York...


"...and, ultimately, toward recovery back home in Britain. At once harrowing and hilarious, Oscar nominee and Emmy winner Benedict Cumberbatch stars as the troubled character..."


Click the images to enlarge and Sneak Peek "Patrick Melrose"...