Actress and author Adepero Oduye is now becoming a member of the solid of the upcoming sequence “5 Days at Memorial,” which is being produced by Apple TV+. The information was confirmed on Thursday in a report by Variety.
Apple introduced the restricted sequence “5 Days at Memorial” final September, which is predicated on the non-fiction guide of the identical title by writer and journalist Sheri Fink. The novel chronicles the primary 5 days in a New Orleans hospital after the occasions of Hurricane Catrina.
When the floodwaters rose, the ability failed and the warmth climbed, exhausted caregivers had been compelled to make life-and-death selections that haunted them for years to come back. Fink will function a producer on the mission.
Oduye, who has starred in “Pariah,” “12 Years a Slave,” “The Huge Brief,” “Widows,” and “The Falcon and the Winter Soldier,” is now one of many actresses confirmed for the difference of “5 Days at Memorial” coming to Apple TV+. Within the present, she is going to play Karen Wynn, the nurse accountable for the intensive care unit on the New Orleans hospital.
Previous to Adepero Oduye, Vera Farmiga had already been confirmed within the solid performing as Dr. Anna Pou. “5 Days at Memorial” will likely be co-written by John Ridley and Carlton Cuse, who can even function government producers of the restricted sequence. The discharge date, nevertheless, is but to be introduced.
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