Cinemax Renews ‘The Knick’ Prior to its Debut Next Month


HBO Synopsis: Set in downtown New York in 1900, THE KNICK centers on Knickerbocker Hospital and the groundbreaking surgeons, nurses and staff, who push the bounds of medicine in a time of astonishingly high mortality rates and zero antibiotics. Steven Soderbergh directs Clive Owen in the entire ten-episode season of the Cinemax original series, which debuts August 8, 2014.

Cast: André Holland, Eve Hewson, Juliet Rylance, Jeremy​ Bobb, Michael Angarano, Chris Sullivan, Cara Seymour, Eric Johnson, David Fierro, Maya Kazan, Grainger Hines, Leon Addison Brown and Matt Frewer

Producers: Creators and writing team of Jack Amiel & Michael Begler also serve as executive producers, along with Gregory Jacobs, Steven Soderbergh, Michael Sugar and Clive Owen. Michael Polaire produces. Steven Katz serces as supervising producer.

The Knick premieres on August 8 at 10 p.m. on Cinemax