Premiered Date
September 18, 2020
Genre
Thriller
Network
Netflix
47

Sarah Paulson

as Nurse Mildred Ratched

33

Charlie Carver

as Huck Finnigan

64

Sharon Stone

as Lenore Osgood

56

Cynthia Nixon

as Gwendolyn Briggs

67

Judy Davis

as Nurse Betsy Bucket

About Ratched

About

A young nurse at a mental health facility becomes bitter and jaded prior to turning into a savage caretaker to her many patients. The series is an origin story of sorts to 1975's One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest.

Trivia

The series was developed by Ryan Murphy and hit the number one position on Netflix's trending titles list upon release.