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Recommended TV shows. ‘Mercy Street’ is a really interesting period drama

Recommended TV shows. ‘Mercy Street’ is a really interesting period drama
Ignacio Zara

Recommended TV shows. Mercy Street is a really interesting period drama. Today, ten things you should know.

Mercy Street TV show

Mercy Street TV show

Mercy Street is an American period medical drama television series created by Lisa Wolfinger and David Zabel.

David Zabel is currently the showrunner/executive producer of the ABC series ‘Betrayal.’

The first season of six episodes premiered on-demand on January 14, 2016. And is set to be broadcast January 17 through February 21, 2016. Just now!

‘Mercy Street’ is set during the American Civil War. The show focus on two volunteer nurses from opposing sides who work at the Mansion House Hospital in Alexandria, Virginia.

Mercy Street TV show

Mercy Street TV show

The show is inspired by letters of doctors and nurses at Mansion House Hospital.

Mansion House Hospital, was a Union hospital, during the American Civil War, formed after Union occupation of Alexandria, Virginia, and the seizure of the Mansion House Hotel.

The production consulted a number of experts, including James M. McPherson and Dr. Stanley Burns, for historical and medical accuracy.

Music by David Buckley, who was recently honored as a BRIT TO WATCH by BAFTA and has been the recipient of numerous BMI AWARDS.

‘Mercy Street’ stars Mary Elizabeth Winstead as Mary Phinney, who wrote ‘Adventures of an Army Nurse in Two Wars.’

Winstead is known for her roles in the horror films The Ring Two, Final Destination 3, Black Christmas, Death Proof, The Thing, and Abraham Lincoln: Vampire Hunter, but has also branched out to other genres. Furthermore, she has a singing career which started in 2013, with her formation of the music duo Got a Girl with Dan the Automator.

Video: Mercy Street trailer.

Enjoy your day, Yareah friends. Art is everywhere and up to you! Don’t miss ‘Mercy Street,’ a great TV show!

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Ignacio Zara

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