The Hot Zone (2019 - )

The Hot Zone


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Recounts the terrifying true story of the origins of the Ebola virus, a highly infectious deadly virus from the central African rain forest, and its first arrival on U.S. soil.

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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
Noah Emmerich
as Lt. Col. Jerry Jaax
Liam Cunningham
as Wade Carter
Topher Grace
as Peter Jahrling
James D'Arcy
as Trevor Rhodes
Paul James
as Ben Gellis
Nick Searcy
as Frank Mays
Robert Wisdom
as Col. Vernon Tucker
Robert Sean Leonard
as Walter Humboldt
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TV Network: National Geographic
Premiere Date: May 27, 2019
Genre: Drama
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