Painkiller Trailer

The Netflix miniseries Painkiller offers a fictionalized retelling of the origins of the opioid crisis in America, highlighting the stories of victims, perpetrators, and whistleblowers whose lives are forever changed by the creation of OxyContin. The series focuses on Richard Sackler (Matthew Broderick) and the Sackler family's pharmaceutical company, Purdue Pharma, the manufacturer of OxyContin.