Tuesday, September 13, 2022

“Dopesick”: Michael Keaton Wins Emmy

Actor Michael Keaton has won outstanding lead actor in a limited series or movie at the 74th Primetime Emmy Awards, for the TV miniseries "Dopesick", focusing on the struggle with opioid addiction, based on the book "Dopesick: Dealers, Doctors and the Drug Company that Addicted America" by Beth Macy, co-starring Peter Sarsgaard  and Rosario Dawson, now streaming on Hulu:

"'...'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', as a dealer lands in a small town and sets about turning high school football stars into heroin overdose statistics..."

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