Steve Carell as Alan Strauss in The Patient | FX
Alan Strauss / Executive Producer
"Alan Strauss," portrayed by Steve Carell, is a therapist mourning the recent death of his wife while straining to reconnect with his estranged son. Effectively sleepwalking through life, everything changes when he meets an enigmatic new client.
as Sam Fortner
Underneath his quiet exterior lurks a dangerous unpredictability that he tries to manage through therapy with Dr. Alan Strauss.
as Candace Fortner
While close to her son, Candace struggles to balance her unconditional love for him with a sense of right and wrong.
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