About the TV Show
based on novel or book psychopath drug addiction murder whaling north pole irishman ex soldier 19th century brutal violence arctic ex army surgeon harpooner
The North Water
First Air Date: July 14, 2021
|First Aired on||:||2021|
|Created By||:||Andrew Haigh|
|Seasons/Episodes||:||5 episodes in 1 Seasons|
Henry Drax is a harpooner and brutish killer whose amorality has been shaped to fit the harshness of his world, who will set sail on a whaling expedition to the Arctic with Patrick Sumner, a disgraced ex-army surgeon who signs up as the ship’s doctor. Hoping to escape the horrors of his past, Sumner finds himself on an ill-fated journey with a murderous psychopath. In search of redemption, his story becomes a harsh struggle for survival in the Arctic wasteland.