Ratched is an upcoming TV series based on the 1962 novel One Flew Over the Cuckoo’s Nest by Ken Kesey. It is an American drama web series and going to premiere on Netflix. The series is produced by Sarah Paulson and Paul Zaentz and created by Evan Romansky.
Ratched Season 1: Cast
- Sarah Paulson in the role of a titular nurse Mildred Ratched
- Jon Jon Briones in the role of Dr. Richard Hanover
- Judy Davis in the role of Betsy Baker
- Vincent D’Onofrio in the role of Governor George Milburn
- Stan Van Winkle in the role of Dale Harman
- Alice Englert in the role of Dolly
- Ben Crowley in the role of Reggie Hampson
Apart from them, some of the other main characters that will be seen in the series are Finn Wittrock, Charlie Carver, Harriet Sansom Harris, Cynthia Nixon, Hunter Parrish, Amanda Plummer, Corey Stoll, Sharon Stone, Rosanna Arquette, Don Cheadle, Annie Starke.
Ratched Season 1: Facts
- The series has also been made into a movie with the same name as the novel, One Flew Over the Cuckoo’s Nest. And, it is only one of the three films that win all three Academy Awards.
- The author of the book has never watched the movie. And, the actors playing the patients really stayed in the psychiatric ward to get a more lively experience.
Ratched Season 1: Release Date
After heavy bidding over the series, Netflix picked up the show back in September 2017. Reportedly, Hulu and Apple were also wanting the show. Although there not has been any official announcement regarding the exact release date of the show, as of now, the show is expected to release in September 2020. But there’s a possibility that it could arrive earlier.
Ratched Season 1: Plot
As of now, we hardly have any exact storyline for the upcoming series Ratched. But all we know that the whole series mainly centers around a nurse, Mildred Ratched, who works in a mental hospital. The problem starts when she starts troubling her patients and becomes a monster.
The series is expected to release in 4 seasons and we already can’t wait for it.
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