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Steve Carell and Domhnall Gleeson Face Off in First Trailer for FX Serial Killer Series ‘The Patient’

Domhnall Gleeson channels Hannibal Lecter in the first trailer for “The Patient,” the upcoming FX limited series co-starring Steve Carell. Created by Joel Fields and Joe Weisberg, who previously worked together on the acclaimed FX drama “The Americans,” “The Patient” focuses on the relationship between Alexander Strauss (Carell), a well-regarded psychotherapist, and his new patient Sam Fortner (Gleeson). When Sam takes Strauss hostage, he reveals himself to be a serial killer, and asks the doctor to cure him of his murderous tendencies. As Strauss reluctantly begins treatment, the experience unearths demons and traumas of his own, blurring the line between the patient and therapist. The trailer begins with a normal therapy session between the two before fast-forwarding to the hostage situation, with Strauss trapped via chain in Sam’s house.

Domhnall Gleeson Thought They Should Have Cut This About Time Scene

Richard Curtis' 2013 romance "About Time" is just one of the sweetest things you'll ever see. In the director's tradition — Curtis is the screenwriter behind twee, sentimental comedies like "Four Weddings and a Funeral," "Notting Hill," and "Bridget Jones's Diary," and director of "Love, Actually" — "About Time" believes in the power of love, the strength of sentimentality, and the theory that humanity is bound together by romance. The conflicts in "About Time" are very gentle, the stakes no lower than the integrity of the human heart.
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'GLOW' Star Alex Rich Joins Steve Carell and Domhnall Gleeson in 'The Patient'

The Patient has added another actor to its ever-increasing roster of stars. Variety reports that the FX limited series has nabbed former GLOW star Alex Rich in a yet-to-be revealed recurring role. Rich is the newest member of a cast that so far includes Steve Carell (The Office), Domhnall Gleeson...
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Domhnall Gleeson Among New Cast Members to Join Steve Carell in Limited Thriller Series THE PATIENT at FX

Domhnall Gleeson (About Time, Ex Machina, Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker) is among the actors who have joined the cast of the limited thriller series titled The Patient at FX. Gleeson is joined by Linda Emond (The Big Sick), Laura Niemi (This is Us), and Andrew Leeds (A Million Little Things) have also joined the show’s cast. They join Steve Carell (The Office, The Morning Show), who will star in the series.
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Domhnall Gleeson Joins Steve Carell in FX’s ‘The Patient’

Steve Carell's The Patient has added Domhnall Gleeson for the series from The Americans creator Joe Weisberg and writer and producer Joel Fields. The Patient has also added Succession and Lodge 49 star Linda Emond, This Is Us alum Laura Niemi, and Zoey's Extraordinary Playlist star Andrew Leeds and begins production this week.

‘The Patient’: Domhnall Gleeson To Star, Three Others Join Steve Carell In FX Series From ‘The Americans’ Duo

Domhnall Gleeson has been tapped as the co-lead opposite Steve Carell in The Patient, FX’s 10-episode half-hour limited series from The Americans creative duo Joe Weisberg and Joel Fields, and FX Productions. Also joining the cast are Linda Emond (Succession, The Gilded Age), Laura Niemi (This Is Us, Justified) and Andrew Leeds (The Dropout, Zoey’s Extraordinary Playlist). Co-written by Fields and Weisberg, in The Patient, a psychotherapist (Carell) finds himself held prisoner by a serial killer (Gleeson) with an unusual request: curb his homicidal urges. But unwinding the mind of this man while also dealing with the waves of his own repressed...

Domhnall Gleeson to play a serial killer opposite Steve Carell in FX's The Patient

Gleeson is among four cast on the half-hour 10-episode limited series from The Americans team of Joe Weisberg and Joel Fields. Linda Emond, Laura Niemi and Andrew Leeds have also joined The Patient, starring Carell as Alexander Strauss, "a psychotherapist who finds himself held prisoner by a serial killer (Gleeson) with an unusual request: curb his homicidal urges," per The Hollywood Reporter. "Unwinding the mind of this man while also dealing with the waves of his own repressed troubles creates a journey for Alexander that’s perhaps as treacherous as his captivity." Gleeson's recent TV roles include Frank of Ireland, which he co-created with his brother Brian Gleeson, Run and HBO’s Watergate limited series The White House Plumbers.