There was an uncomfortable scene in this week’s episode involving Jerry Boss and his mother’s nurse. But who plays Nurse Lucia in Episode VIII of Win Time?
Winning Time, HBO’s latest sports drama, chronicles the rise of the Showtime Lakers throughout the 1980s.
Episode 8 – California Dreaming – aired on Sunday (April 24), and one of the main topics was the return of coach Jack McKinney.
However, one particular scene caught more people’s attention than any other. Next, fans wanted to know who plays Nurse Lucia in Episode 8 of Win Time.
Jesse Boss’ death is a main plot in the episode
John C. Riley plays Dr. Jerry Boss in the series, the investor and former owner who helped turn the Lakers fortunes around.
He played his mother, Jesse Boss, on the series Sally Field. This week’s episode deals with the grief and emotion that surrounded her impending death.
However, Jerry is not aware of his mother’s cancer and we see her trying to keep him away from her son.
Knowing Jerry’s daughter, Jenny is torn between telling her father and keeping him away at her grandmother’s insistence.
At one point in the episode, we see a late-night car scene between Jerry and his mother’s nurse, Lucia. Emotions overwhelm Boss about his mother’s impending death, and he leans on Lucia and leans his head on Lucia.
In the episode, Lucia consoles Boss, by rubbing his back, before he loosens the nurse’s head and caresses her chest.
Who plays Nurse Lucia in Episode 8?
The scene in which Jerry Boss and Lucia participate is one of the most disturbing scenes in the entire series. During the episode, fans wanted to know who plays the nurse in Winning Time 8 episode.
Natalia Cordova-Buckley plays the Boss mother’s nurse and has been on a number of TV shows before.
Cordova-Buckley is a Mexican-American actress best known for starring as Elena “Yo-Yo” Rodriguez / Slingshot in the superhero drama series Marvel’s Agents of SHIELD
Some fans recognized her right away:
The actress is also known for her roles in Bates Motel (2013), Coco (2017), and Destroyer (2018). Cordova Buckley has been married to musician and actor Brian Buckley since 2011 and they have two dogs together.
Two episodes of the first season of Winning Time remain, with episode 9 set to air next Sunday night. The series also has officially It was renewed for a second season.