Wednesday, January 26, 2022

New Drama 'Pachinko' Starring Youn Yuh-Jung Receives Premiere Date on AppleTV+

AppleTV+ has today announced the premiere date for its upcoming original drama series Pachinko based on the novel by Min Jin Lee.

The 8-episode first season will premiere on Friday, March 25 with its first three episodes. New episodes will then be released weekly until the season finale on Friday, April 29.

Epic in scope and intimate in tone, the drama begins with a forbidden love and crescendos into a sweeping saga that journeys between Korea, Japan and America to tell an unforgettable story of war and peace, love and loss, triumph and reckoning.

The drama stars Soji Arai, Jin Ha, Inji Jeong, Minha Kim, Lee Minho, Kaho Minami, Steve Sanghyun Noh, Anna Sawai, Junwoo Han, Eun Chae Jung, Jimmi Simpson, Yu-na Jeon and Youn Yuh-Jung.

Soo Hugh developed the drama. She executive produces with Michael Ellenberg, Lindsey Springer, Theresa Kang-Lowe and directors Kogonada and Justin Chon. Media Res and Blue Marble Pictures produce.