CHICAGO – Cinemax’s ominous new series “The Knick” is a hospital drama that’s very much in the voice of its director, Steven Soderbergh. Set in New York City at the turn of the 20th century, the series presents the medical world as it inches closer and closer to modernity, while making contemporary parallels to the desperate hustle by surgery room clients and their doctors alike regarding treatment of the human body. What has changed in the politics of medicine? What hasn’t?
Exclusive HollywoodChicago.com portrait: 'New in Town' star Harry Connick Jr. in Chicago!
Actor Harry Connick Jr. flashed the HollywoodChicago.com lens a welcoming smile while signing autographs for fans in the name of his new film “New in Town” on Jan. 28, 2009 at the Shops of North Bridge mall on downtown Chicago’s Michigan Avenue. See our exclusive portrait of Harry Connick Jr. here!
The romantic comedy “New in Town” stars Harry Connick Jr. with Renée Zellweger, J.K. Simmons and Siobhan Fallon. Harry Connick Jr. has also appeared in “P.S. I Love You,” “Will & Grace,” “Basic,” “Mickey,” “My Dog Skip,” “Life Without Dick,” “Hope Floats,” “Copycat” and “Independence Day”.