Hit American telly series In Treatment finds a new home on Sky Atlantic HD for its second season this April, it has been announced. The programme - which stars Golden Globe award-winner Gabriel Byrne (The Usual Suspects) in the lead role of Dr Paul Weston - has racked up multiple award wins and critical acclaim over the pound.
In Treatment consists of five episodes, one for each day of the week. Each episode will focus on Paul and his relationship with one of his clients for the second season, Paul’s week is scheduled as follows…
Monday: Emmy® and Golden Globe® award nominated Hope Davis (Synecdoche, New York) is Mia, a malpractice attorney who used to visit Paul twenty years previously. She blames him for her current unmarried, childless status.
Tuesday: Alison Pill (Milk) is April, an architecture student diagnosed with lymphoma. She is in denial about her illness, concealing it from everyone around her.
Wednesday: Aaron Shaw (Law & Order) plays 12 year old Oliver, whose parents Bess (Sherri Saum, Gossip Girl) and Luke (Russell Hornsby, The Good Wife) are divorcing. Oliver is finding the split difficult to understand and blames himself for their problems.
Thursday: Emmy® and Golden Globe® award nominated John Mahoney (Frasier) is Walter, a self confident CEO with history of panic attacks, not helped by his overwhelming career.
Friday: The tables are turned as Paul visits Gina Academy award® winner Dianne Wiest (Rabbit Hole), his own therapist who helps Paul deal with the fact that he is being sued for negligence by a former patient’s father.
Don’t miss the second season of this engrossing drama when it comes to Sky Atlantic HD and Sky Atlantic from Friday 29 April 2011, kicking off with a double episode special!