The American psychological thriller web TV show, Ratched, follows Ken Kesey‘s 1962 novel One Flew Over the Cuckoo’s Nest. The show is the creation of Evan Romansky and comes under the development of Ryan Murphy. Sarah Paulson is in the title role in the series. The show is the prequel to the novel with the first season coming on Netflix on September 18, 2020. The series is a suspenseful drama show that depicts the story of the origin of an asylum nurse. This nurse’s name is “Mildred Ratched”. The series consequently receives positive reviews from critics. The fans are waiting for Ratched Season 2.
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Ratched Season 2 will return with its horror and thriller episodes to hunt you down. Since the series received a two-season order from Netflix and therefore, it is definite that we will see the series return. This season will continue the series until the show matches the book’s current timeline.
The show begins with Mildred getting the job of a nurse in a hospital called Lucia State Hospital. The cast of the series includes :
- Sarah Paulson who plays Nurse Mildred Ratched. She a nurse, hired by Dr. Hanover. Her motive is to break her foster brother Edmund out of the hospital. Edmund is admitted there for the murder of several priests.
- Finn Wittrock who plays Edmund Tolleson. He is the murderous and mentally unstable foster brother of Ratched. He is an inmate at Lucia State Hospital.
- Cynthia Nixon who plays Gwendolyn Briggs. She is Governor Willburn’s press secretary and campaign manager and also Ratched’s lover.
- Jon Jon Briones who plays Dr. Richard Hanover / Dr. Manuel Bañaga in season 1. He is the director of Lucia State Hospital. He hires Ratched.
- Charlie Carver who plays Huck Finnigan. He is an orderly at Lucia State Hospital in season 1. His face is badly disfigured after being shot in World War II. Later he receives a promotion to head nurse as Betsy takes over the hospital from Dr. Hanover.
- Judy Davis who plays Nurse Betsy Bucket. Judy Davis is the nurse at Lucia State Hospital and the rival of Ratched’s. Later she takes over the hospital from Dr. Hanover as he goes on the run from the police. He is running from the police for his past crimes.
- Sharon Stone who plays Lenore Osgood in season 1 is a wealthy heiress. He hires a hitman in order to kill Dr. Hanover. As a result, he wanted to take revenge for disfiguring her son when she hired him to treat her son’s mental illness.
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Conversely, Ratched Season 2 will see a release but, no confirmation is there for the timeline.