Blood gushes and sprays, pus oozes, bones snap as Dr John Thackery (played by Clive Owen, second from left) and colleagues hone surgical techniques in early 20th century New York.

Raw passion: Steven Soderbergh hospital drama The Knick keeps everything real

A drug-addled chief surgeon, a brilliant black doctor thwarted by racism, a conflicted young nurse and lots and lots of blood – the second season of Cinemax’s The Knick is full of gruesome promise. Charley Lanyon meets the stars of the show.

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Blood gushes and sprays, pus oozes, bones snap as Dr John Thackery (played by Clive Owen, second from left) and colleagues hone surgical techniques in early 20th century New York.
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