Apple TV+ has unveiled its first have a look at the extremely anticipated worldwide drama, Pachinko, which is about to premiere globally with three episodes on the platform starting Friday, March 25.
The eight-episode collection, which might be informed in three languages — Korean, Japanese, and English — will drop new installments as soon as per week every Friday main as much as the April 29 finale. Primarily based on Min Jin Lee’s bestselling novel by the identical identify, Pachinko tells an epic story with an intimate tone a few forbidden love that turns right into a sweeping saga.
The motion traverses the globe between Korea, Japan, and America as an unforgettable story about battle and peace, love and loss, and triumph and reckoning unfold.
Teasing the grand-scale story are a number of sneak peek pictures that includes the present’s forged which incorporates Soji Arai as Mozasu, Jin Ha as Solomon, Inji Jeong as Yangjin, Minha Kim as teenage Sunja, Lee Minho as Hansu, Kaho Minami as Etsuko, Steve Sanghyun Noh as Isak, Anna Sawai as Naomi, Junwoo Han as Yoseb, Eun Chae Jung as younger Kyunghee, Jimmi Simpson as Tom Andrews, Yu-na Jeon as younger Sunja, and Oscar-winning actress Youn Yuh Jung as older Sunja.
Together with the images, above and beneath, Pachinko is written and govt produced by The Terror and Killing Eve‘s Soo Hugh, who serves because the collection’ showrunner. Additionally hooked up as govt producers are Kogonada and Justin Chon, each of whom directed 4 episodes every.
“They are saying there are these initiatives that come alongside and alter the very core of who you’re as a filmmaker and an individual. Undoubtedly, Pachinko is that challenge for me,” stated Soo Hugh in an announcement. “Not solely is that this a narrative of my forebears, it’s my tribute to them — to the entire ‘Sunjas’ buried deep in all of our household’s historical past. It’s been an unbelievable honor to deliver this collection to life with this devoted and gifted forged and crew.”
Pachinko can also be govt produced by Media Res’ Michael Ellenberg and Lindsey Springer and Blue Marble Photos’ Theresa Kang-Lowe. In the meantime, Media Res’ Dani Gorin co-executive produces the collection with Richard Middleton, David Kim, and Sebastian Lee.
Don’t miss Pachinko when it arrives on Apple TV+, and keep tuned for extra particulars concerning the epic collection as we strategy the premiere.
Pachinko, Sequence Premiere, Friday, March 25, Apple TV+