Evil Nurse Ratched gets her origin story in Ryan Murphy’s prequel to ‘One Flew Over the Cuckoo’s Nest’


Last week, Netflix released a new trailer for the upcoming series Ratched. The show tells the origin story of the evil, iconic Nurse Mildred Ratched from ‘One Flew Over the Cuckoo’s Nest’. The series is Ryan Murphy’s eponymous prequel and will star Sarah Paulson – a regular from American Horror Story.

Paulson’s co-stars, include Cynthia Nixon, Judy Davis, Sharon Stone, Jon Jon Briones, Finn Wittrock, Charlie Carver, Alice Englert, Amanda Plummer, Corey Stoll, Sophie Okonedo, and Vincent D’Onofrio.

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Ratched is executive produced by Ryan Murphy – who reportedly also directed two episodes of the series. The first episode will premiere on Netflix on September 18.

Watch the trailer below and read more on the latest entertainment news, right here.

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