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Nurse Jackie: Season 2 (2010)




Critic Consensus: While the tone begins to falter slightly in the second season, Nurse Jackie still triumphs due to Edie Falco's outstanding performance.


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As season two begins, things get hairy for nurse Jackie Peyton (Edie Falco). She breaks up with Eddie ( Paul Schulze ) and he soon after suffers an overdose. Meanwhile, Jackie struggles to reconnect with her family, runs completely out of drugs, and discovers Dr Cooper ( Peter Facinelli ) has filed a formal compliant against her.


Edie Falco
as Jackie Peyton
Eve Best
as Dr. Eleanor O'Hara
Merritt Wever
as Zoey Barkow
Paul Schulze
as Eddie Walzer
Peter Facinelli
as Dr. Fitch Cooper
Dominic Fumusa
as Kevin Peyton
Anna Deavere Smith
as Mrs. Gloria Akalitus
Ruby Jerins
as Grace Peyton
Mackenzie Aladjem
as Fiona Peyton
Haaz Sleiman
as Mohammed 'Mo-Mo' de la Cruz
Julia Ormond
as Sarah Khouri
Daisy Tahan
as Fiona Peyton
Xosha Roquemore
as City Island Clerk
Harvey Fierstein
as John Decker
Elizabeth Marvel
as Ginny Flynn
Barbara Barrie
as Libby Sussman
Greg Siff
as Line Guy No. 1
Bill Sage
as Mr. Martin
Chad Gittens
as Line Guy No. 2
Julie Kessler
as Dr. Hayes
Seth Gilliam
as Dr. Lindsey
Paul Feig
as Mr. Spagnolo
Rich Topol
as Keith Fogulson
Jeremy Zorek
as Little Boy
Alexandria Wailes
as Gunshot Victim
Gary Wilmes
as Dr. Foner
Malik Hammond
as Cool Kid
Manu Narayan
as Paramedic
Mary Testa
as Mrs. Fogulson
Betsy Aidem
as Carolyn
Jamila Webb
as Paramedic
Katie Flahive
as Paramedic
Dominic Colón
as Latino Boyfriend
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Critic Reviews for Nurse Jackie: Season 2

All Critics (24) | Top Critics (12)

Nurse Jackie is also a television show, a gore-ified, God-inflected sitcom/drama, and a very good one. Edie Falco is magnificent. Did I just write that? Of course she is. Edie Falco and magnificence are indivisible.

December 21, 2018 | Full Review…

Overall, what you see is what you get: good performances, uneven show.

March 22, 2010 | Full Review…

There's plenty on the buffet for both comedy and tragedy. The question is which will explode first, and either way, we probably can't lose.

March 22, 2010 | Full Review…

Not consistently funny, perhaps, but when Best and/or Falco are on screen, the angels sing. Both are remarkable.

March 22, 2010 | Rating: B+ | Full Review…
Top Critic

The second season of Nurse Jackie is even more gripping than the first, as Jackie's layers are slowly peeled away and her past and present sins shadow her.

December 26, 2018 | Rating: 9/10 | Full Review…

Edie Falco's strong acting spine supports a superb ensemble in Showtime's Nurse Jackie.

December 26, 2018 | Full Review…

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