‘Netflix Party’ offering socially distant movie night
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As the coronavirus has sickened hundreds of thousands of people and killed more than 20,000 worldwide, NBC has decided to put an episode of its medical drama “New Amsterdam” that’s eerily close to real events on hold.
David Schulner, the show’s creator, disclosed the decision in an essay for Deadline Wednesday. The episode, originally titled “Pandemic” and later called “Our Doors Are Always Open,” is about a fictional “flu pandemic overtaking our fictional hospital in New York,” according to Schulner.