Theatre, Film and TV  |  Nov 11, 2021

Georgia Pritchett's The Shrink Next Door lands on Apple TV

New eight-part drama The Shrink Next Door premieres on AppleTV+ on Friday 12th November. The show was written, developed and showrun by Georgia Pritchett, with two episodes co-written by writer and story editor Catherine Shepherd.

Based on the viral podcast of the same name, The Shrink Next Door details the bizarre relationship between psychiatrist to the stars Dr. Isaac “Ike” Herschkopf and his longtime patient Martin “Marty” Markowitz. Set over the span of 30 years, the men develop an unsettling relationship that results in Dr Ike taking over Marty's finances and isolating him from family and friends.

Paul Rudd stars as the manipulative psychiatrist Dr Ike, with Will Ferrell playing his vulnerable client Marty and Kathryn Hahn as his sister Phyllis.