Adepero Oduye on the Hurricane Katrina Apple TV+ Limited Series [Exclusive]

Adepero Oduye opened up about her experience filming the Hurricane Katrina Apple TV+ limited TV series, Five Days at Memorial. Carlton Cuse (Locke and Key, Lost) and John Ridley created and directed the series, which focuses on the heart-wrenching events at one specific hospital in New Orleans when the levees broke, and 80% of the city ended up underwater. The Five Days At Memorial cast also stars Vera Farmiga, Robert Pine, Cherry Jones, Julie Ann Emery, Cornelius Smith, Molly Hager, Michael Gaston, and W. Earl Brown.

Adepero Oduye portrays Nurse Manager Karen Wynn in ‘Five Days at Memorial’ on Apple TV+

Karen Wynn is the nurse manager at the intensive care unit and head of the ethics committee at Memorial Hospital. She’s watching the system fail everyone around her. It’s heart-wrenching to see it all from her perspective. How do you get into a character for a role with so many layers?

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