‘The Knick’ Season 2, Episode 8: ‘Not Well at All’
Thackery attempts a new cure in the inebriation ward. Brockhurst demands his “girls” be returned. Gallinger and his wife’s relationship and Bertie’s relationship with Genevieve go off in surprising directions. Later, Cornelia shows evidence of the company’s wrongdoing to Henry, Barrow’s marriage troubles come to a head, and Thackery performs plastic surgery on Abby.
Set in downtown New York in 1900, The Knick centers on Knickerbocker Hospital and the groundbreaking surgeons, nurses and staff, who push the bounds of medicine in a time of astonishingly high mortality rates and zero antibiotics.
The Knick season 2, episode 8 airs Dec. 4 at 10 p.m EDT on Cinemax.