What you need to know
- Vera Farmiga is starring in a new series on Apple TV+.
- The series, called Five Days At Memorial, will chronicle the events of Hurricane Katrina at a New Orleans hospital.
The new Apple TV+ limited series Five Days at Memorial, which will chronicle the events in the immediate aftermath of Hurricane Katrina, has found its lead.
As reported by Deadline. Vera Farmiga has signed on to star in the new series from John Ridley, Carlton Cuse, and ABC Signature, which will reunite Farmiga with Cuse after their prior work on Bates Motel.
Farmiga will play Dr. Anna Pou, the doctor at Memorial who was on duty when the hurricane hit.
Farmiga is coming off a number of successful roles and is also working on the new Hawkeye series for Disney and The Conjuring 3.
It is currently unclear when Five Days at Memorial will make its debut on Apple TV+. If you're wondering what the best way to watch Apple's streaming service is, check out our review of the Apple TV 4K.
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