Here's what's happening in the world of television for Wednesday, October 13. All times are Eastern. Advertisement Top pick Dopesick (Hulu, 12:01 a.m., series premiere) : Based on Beth Macy's best-selling book of the same name, this gloomy limited series centers on the rise of OxyContin, and how it triggered the worst opioid epidemic in the country. The story moves from the boardrooms of Purdue Pharma, owned and run by the Sackler family, to DEA hallways to a small mining community in Virginia. The cast includes Michael Keaton, Michael Stuhlbarg, Kaitlyn Dever, Rosario Dawson, Will Poulter , Peter Sarsgaard, and John Hoogenakker. Look for Danette Chavez's review on the site today. Regular coverage Legends Of Tomorrow (The CW, 8 p.m., season-seven premiere): The show returns for season seven with the premiere, "The Bullet Blondes," wherein the Legends find themselves in 1925 Odessa, Texas, in the company of FBI's first director, J. Edgar Hoover. Jarrod Jones will be recapping the series weekly, taking over for Allison Shoemaker. Wild cards The Sinner (USA, 10 p.m., season-four premiere): "Over the course of four seasons, The Sinner has slowly transitioned from a show of weirdo character studies and conspiracy wormholes with some elements of… Read full this story
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