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The Knick: Season 2 (2015)




Critic Consensus: The Knick delivers an addictive second season with stunning visuals, knockout performances, and disturbing moments adding up to a period drama that's anything but dated.


Air date: Oct 16, 2015
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Season 2 of the medical drama, set in the 1900s, that charts the exploits of the staff and patients at Knickerbocker Hospital in New York City, kicks off with the facility readying for a move uptown. While Dr. Edwards (Andre Holland) makes a play to be named permanent chief of surgery, Dr. Gallinger (Eric Johnson) heads over to Cromartie Hospital in hopes of getting Dr. Thackery (Clive Owen) to come back to the Knick. However, Thackery's move to return is not exactly greeted with open arms by … More

Genre: Drama
Network: Cinemax
Premiere Date: Oct 16, 2015
Creators: ,
Executive Producers: , , , , ,


Clive Owen
as Dr. John W. Thackery
André Holland
as Dr. Algernon Edwards
Eve Hewson
as Lucy Elkins
Jeremy Bobb
as Herman Barrow
Juliet Rylance
as Cornelia Robertson
Michael Angarano
as Dr. Bertram "Bertie"...
Cara Seymour
as Sister Harriet
Eric Johnson
as Dr. Everett Gallinge...
David Fierro
as Jacob Speight
Maya Kazan
as Eleanor Gallinger
Grainger Hines
as Capt. August Roberts...
Matt Frewer
as Dr. J.M. Christianse...
Leon Addison Brown
as Jesse Edwards
Perry Yung
as Ping Wu
Frederick Weller
as Brockhurst
Arielle Goldman
as Genevieve
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Critic Reviews for The Knick: Season 2

All Critics (24) | Top Critics (11)

The Knick comes back for its second season bigger and better than ever, featuring several captivating storylines, outstanding production values, and a terrific ensemble, all entwined in a compelling and fascinating medical drama.

August 2, 2016 | Rating: 4/5 | Full Review…
The Blu Spot

I like the way in which The Knick takes its sweet time in telling the multi-layered stories in its checkerboard mosaic - without the in-your-face pacing that permeates just about every prime-time drama.

November 5, 2015 | Full Review…
New York Post
Top Critic

Soderbergh's versatile style can service many thematic masters and his skill with atmosphere helps elevate both performance and story.

October 19, 2015 | Rating: 8.2/10 | Full Review…
IGN Movies

The Knick hasn't won any Emmys and doesn't get the amount of critical praise that Mad Men did and it's a shame. Not only is it a similar show - it might be even better.

October 19, 2015 | Full Review…

The Knick isn't simply a lush costume drama, a gory medical history, or a lesson in social studies. It inspires true passion.

October 16, 2015 | Full Review…
Philadelphia Inquirer
Top Critic

It offers the kind of gripping trip to a time and place - New York in 1901 - that can be both stunningly beautiful and unnervingly ugly.

October 16, 2015 | Full Review…
Boston Globe
Top Critic

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