Steve Carell as Alan Strauss in The Patient | FX

The Patient

Steve Carell

Alan Strauss / Executive Producer

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"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. 

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Domhnall Gleeson

as Sam Fortner

Underneath his quiet exterior lurks a dangerous unpredictability that he tries to manage through therapy with Dr. Alan Strauss.


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