Apple TV+ releases trailer for highly anticipated series Pachinko-Entertainment News, Firstpost

Beginning in South Korea in the early 1900s, the story is told through the eyes of a remarkable matriarch, Sunja, who triumphs against all odds. He juxtaposes his story with that of his grandson, Solomon, in the 1980s.

Apple TV+ released the trailer for its drama series Pachinko, a four-generation family saga told in three languages ​​– Korean, Japanese and English. The series, starring Oscar-winning Korean star Youn Yuh Jung and popular Korean star Lee Minho, is set to premiere on the platform on March 25 with the first three episodes followed by new weekly installments every Friday during its eight-episode season. until April 29. , 2022, Apple TV+ announced in a statement Thursday.

The series is based on the acclaimed New York Times bestselling novel by Min Jin Lee. Filled with universal themes of family, love, triumph, fate and resilience, the series chronicles the hopes and dreams of a Korean immigrant family spanning four generations as they leave their homeland in an indomitable quest to survive and thrive.

Beginning in South Korea in the early 1900s, the story is told through the eyes of a remarkable matriarch, Sunja, who triumphs against all odds. He juxtaposes his story with that of his grandson, Solomon, in the 1980s.

Pachinko is written and produced by Soo Hugh of Terror and The Fame of Murder. Hugh created the series and serves as showrunner.

Kogonada, known for his film Columbus as well as his famous videos analyzing classic movies, worked alongside Justin Chon as executive producers. They directed four episodes each, with Kogonada directing the pilot.

Michael Ellenberg and Lindsey Springer are executive producers of Media Res; Theresa Kang-Lowe is executive producer for Blue Marble Pictures; and Richard Middleton is also an executive producer. Media Res co-executive Dani Gorin produces with David Kim and Sebastian Lee.

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