Original Release: September 21, 2018 (US)
Directed by: Cary Joji Fukunaga
Written by: Cary Joji Fukunaga, Amelia Gray, Patrick Somerville, Mauricio Katz, Caroline Williams
Produced by: Carol Cuddy, Jessica Levin, Jon Mallard
Running Time: 40 minutes
Two strangers are drawn to a mysterious pharmaceutical trial that will, they're assured, with no complications or side-effects whatsoever, solve all of their problems, permanently. Things do not go as planned.
Cast & Characters
Jonah Hill (Owen Milgrim), Emma Stone (Annie Landsberg), Julia Garner (Ellie), Gabriel Byrne (n/a), Justin Theroux (James Mantleray), Sally Field (Dr. Greta Mantleray), Sonoya Mizuno (Dr. Fujita)
1x01- "The Chosen One!" (original airdate: September 21, 2018)
Diagnosed with schizophrenia, Owen is the black sheep of the wealthy Milgrim clan. After losing his job, he enrolls in an experimental drug trial.
1x03- "Having a Day" (original airdate: September 21, 2018)
Muramoto notices irregularities in Annie and Owen's data. He questions Owen, who recalls the worst night of his life: his brother's engagement party.
1x10- "Option C" (original airdate: September 21, 2018)
After the subjects are discharged, James and Azumi face Neberdine's CEO. Owen and Annie part ways -- until a startling headline sparks a reunion.
August 2017 -
- 71 East Euclid Street in Valley Stream, New York (August 22, 2017)
- American Legion Post No. 854 at 51 Roosevelt Avenue in Valley Stream, New York (August 23, 2017)
- Based on the Norwegian series Maniac (2014).
- Second collaboration between Emma Stone and Jonah Hill. They previously appeared together in Superbad (2007).