Go behind the scenes of Five Days at Memorial with its author

Five Days at Memorial — A Conversation with Sheri Fink and Carlton Cuse | Apple TV+
Five Days at Memorial — A Conversation with Sheri Fink and Carlton Cuse | Apple TV+ (Image credit: Apple)

Apple has sat down with the author of Five Days at Memorial to go through the new drama series from the person that wrote it.

Today, Apple TV+ released an interview with Sheri Fink, the Pulitzer Prize-winning author of the book that the series is based on. Carlton Cuse, the Executive Producer of the series, sat down to talk to Fink about the riveting drama. You can check it out on YouTube below:

Author of Five Days at Memorial and Pulitzer Prize winner, Sheri Fink, joins Executive Producer, Carlton Cuse, for a conversation breaking down the series. All episodes are now streaming on Apple TV+.

What is Five Days at Memorial about?

Five Days at Memorial follows the story of caregivers at a New Orleans hospital who are forced to make unthinkable decisions after Hurricane Katrina.

From Academy Award winner John Ridley and Emmy Award winner Carlton Cuse, who both also serve as directors, and starring an award-winning ensemble cast that includes Vera Farmiga, Cornelius Smith Jr. and Emmy Award winner Cherry Jones, “Five Days at Memorial” chronicles the impact of Hurricane Katrina and its aftermath on a local hospital. When the floodwaters rose, power failed, and heat soared, exhausted caregivers at a New Orleans hospital were forced to make decisions that would follow them for years to come. 

If you haven't seen the official trailer for the new series, you can check it out on YouTube below:

Five Days at Memorial is streaming now on Apple TV+. If you want to enjoy the movie in the best quality possible, check out our review of the Apple TV 4K and our list of the Best TVs for Apple TV 2022.

Joe Wituschek

Joe Wituschek is a Contributor at iMore. With over ten years in the technology industry, one of them being at Apple, Joe now covers the company for the website. In addition to covering breaking news, Joe also writes editorials and reviews for a range of products. He fell in love with Apple products when he got an iPod nano for Christmas almost twenty years ago. Despite being considered a "heavy" user, he has always preferred the consumer-focused products like the MacBook Air, iPad mini, and iPhone 13 mini. He will fight to the death to keep a mini iPhone in the lineup. In his free time, Joe enjoys video games, movies, photography, running, and basically everything outdoors.