A critical and often humorous look at the upper class, tracking the protagonist’s harrowing odyssey from a deeply traumatic childhood through adult substance abuse and, ultimately, toward recovery. Patrick Melrose Season 1 480p 720p Direct Links
Patrick Melrose is a 2018 five-part drama miniseries starring Benedict Cumberbatch as the titular Melrose.
It was announced in February 2017 that Benedict Cumberbatch would star in and produce a television adaptation of Edward St Aubyn’s Patrick Melrose book series that would air on Showtime in the United States and Sky Atlantic in the United Kingdom. David Nicholls wrote the five episodes of the series, with Edward Berger directing. In July, Jennifer Jason Leigh and Hugo Weaving joined as Patrick’s mother and father, and Anna Madeley was cast as Patrick’s wife. Allison Williams and Blythe Danner joined in August 2017, with filming having begun by October in Glasgow.. Patrick Melrose Season 1 480p 720p Direct Links
Release he first trailer debuted in April 2018, with the series set to premiere on May 12 on Showtime. The series will consecutively stream new episodes on CraveTV in Canada. It’s showing on Sky Atlantic in the UK.
No. Title Directed by Written by Original air date U.S. viewers
1 “Bad News” Edward Berger David Nicholls May 12, 2018 0.219 Patrick Melrose is dispatched to New York City to retrieve the ashes of his father David. He decides to quit using drugs but finds himself unable to as he recollects his father’s abuse and encounters associates of his father. Patrick resorts to using heroin, alcohol, and other drugs and finally breaks down with a botched suicide attempt. Patrick places a call to his friend Johnny telling him he wishes to finally give up drugs.
2 “Never Mind” Edward Berger David Nicholls May 19, 2018 0.186 Patrick as he struggles with heroin withdrawal remembers his a vacation in France when his father invited a group of friends to their family estate. It is revealed through a series of flashbacks that the young Patrick was abused by his father David, and often neglected by his mother Eleanor.
3 “Some Hope” Edward Berger David Nicholls May 26, 2018 0.236 It’s 1990 and Patrick has been invited to go to a party of the upper class where Princess Margaret will be present. We see a Patrick who is trying to put his substance abuse in the past and has help from his friend Johnny who is in a therapy group. At the party, we find that Princess Margaret is socially unpleasant due to her social status and humiliates another guest. She also dismisses the hostess’ daughter from meeting her and this reminds Patrick of himself when he wasn’t allowed to talk to his mother in his father’s dinner in France when he was young. Patrick later reveals to Johnny that he was sexually abused by his father once his mother left him. The episode ends with Patrick meeting the drug dealer Chili Willy, who we as the audience met in the first episode as the drug dealer who passed out, as he is about to leave from playing in the band at the party.
Original title Patrick Melrose
First air date May 12, 2018
Last air date Jun 09, 2018