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The Hot Zone (2019 - 2019)

The Hot Zone (2019 - 2019)




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Series Info

An anthology series exploring the true stories behind major crises and the experts and agencies that handle them.

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Critics Consensus: No consensus yet.

2019, National Geographic, 2 episodes

Critics Consensus: An anxiety producing dramatization of real world events, The Hot Zone is a sobering reminder of exactly how deadly a disease can be.

2019, National Geographic, 6 episodes


Julianna Margulies
as Dr. Nancy Jaax
Daniel Dae Kim
as Matthew Ryker
Tony Goldwyn
as Bruce Ivins
Noah Emmerich
as Lt. Col. Jerry Jaax
Dawn Olivieri
as Dani Toscano
Liam Cunningham
as Wade Carter
Topher Grace
as Peter Jahrling
Ian Colletti
as Agent Chris Moore
James D'Arcy
as Trevor Rhodes
Dylan Baker
as Ed Copak
Paul James
as Ben Gellis
Denyce Lawton
as Sheila Willis
Nick Searcy
as Frank Mays
Vanessa Matsui
as Jody Hall
Robert Wisdom
as Col. Vernon Tucker
Robert Sean Leonard
as Walter Humboldt
Lenny Platt
as Capt. Kyle Orman
Grace Gummer
as Melinda Danport
Anna Pniowsky
as Jaime Jaax
Jonathan Shatzky
as Gordy Vance
Rosemary Dunsmore
as Nancy's Aunt
Chuck Shamata
as Nancy's Father
Clark Backo
as Liz Gellis
Sylvaine Strike
as Sister Elise
Joe Vaz
as Yambuku Chopper Pilot
Milton Barnes
as Sergeant Ericson
Tammy Isbell
as Doris Domanski
Sidonie Wybourn
as USAMRIID Worker
Dan Darin-Zanco
as State Health Official
Neil McCarthy
as Charles Monet
Pumla Ndlazi
as Monet's Housekeeper
Bohang Moeko
as Dr. Musoke
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Series Details

TV Network: National Geographic
Genre: Drama
Executive Producers: Ridley Scott, David W. Zucker, Kelly Souders, James V. Hart, Jeff Vintar
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