Her marriage is in shambles, her addiction is raging, her friends and coworkers are more than suspicious of her antics, and nurse Jackie Peyton has finally decided to seek help…but coming clean won’t be easy.
Astral’s The Movie Network (Eastern Canada) and Corus Entertainment’s Movie Central (Western Canada) present Season 4 of Showtime’s Emmy® -winning comedy, Nurse Jackie, debuting Monday, April 9 at 9 p.m. ET/PT.
In Season 3, while All Saints Hospital faced budget cuts and a loss of support from the Catholic Church, Jackie’s (Edie Falco) marriage began to crumble her addiction to painkillers became unmanageable.
When Nurse Jackie returns for Season 4, Jackie is coming to realize that both karma and sobriety can be a bitch.
In addition to finally confronting her addiction, Jackie must also attempt to save her troubled marriage and keep her family from falling apart.
At work, Jackie’s street smarts and sardonic wit are tested even further by an ambitious new hospital administrator (Bobby Cannavale), determined to run a tight ship and keep her in line.
The series also stars Eve Best, Merritt Wever, Paul Schulze, Dominic Fumusa, Anna Deavere Smith and Peter Facinelli, and guest stars Stephen Wallem, Arjun Gupta and Lenny Jacobson. In addition to Cannavale, Season 4 special guest stars include Rosie Perez, Aida Turturro, Joel Grey, New York Knicks’ forward Carmelo Anthony and Green Day’s Billie Joe Armstrong.
Liz Brixius and Linda Wallem write and executive produce the series along with Richie Jackson and Caryn Mandabach, who also serve as executive producers.
In Eastern Canada, all episodes of Nurse Jackie will be available in High Definition and On Demand, and on The Movie Network OnLine with Bell TV Online , Rogers Anyplace TV and Videotron’s Ilico Web. In Western Canada, all episodes will be available in High Definition on Movie Central HD, and on demand and online with Movie Central On Demand.
The first episode of season four is available for sampling now online at www.themovienetwork.ca, on April 4 at www.moviecentral.ca and will also be available on the free video on demand and on-demand online services of participating television providers starting Wednesday, April 4.