Pachinko is a TV series that is created by Soo Hugh, and it is based on the novel that goes by the same name, which was written by Manhattan-based author Min Jin Lee. The tv show is streamed only on Apple TV+, and the show has been received positively by critics and the audience. It was praised for its story and its depiction of discrimination as well as marginalization that people face all around the world to this very day. The first season was directed by Kogonada, and Justin Chon both of these directors are capable, which has been shown in the work they did. The show was renewed for a second season on 29 April of this year.
It was a pretty obvious thing as the popularity, and the rating of the show made it pretty certain that the story of Pachinko will be continuing because it made a great impression on the viewers with its story, characters, and cinematography which is there a lot of. In a statement that was shared with the deadline, executive producer and writer for the show, Huge said he can’t explain how happy he is, and words can’t describe how joyful he is. He further mentioned how thankful he is for Apple and Media Res studio believing as well as supporting this show. Furthermore, Huge also felt honored to continue his work on the show and with his fellow crew.
Pachinko Season 2 Plot
The story of Pachinko revolves around a Korean immigrant family that expands through four generations. They leave their home behind and now have to survive this cruel world that will test them in many ways, but at the same time, they keep their hopes and dreams alive. The plot of the show is much more complicated, and it is a must-watch for those that love great writing, well-written character, and a believable world that doesn’t seem like a fantasy. The plot details of the second season of the show haven’t been revealed yet, but it will most likely be on the upcoming generation, which will continue to tell the story of this family that has a very interesting past.
Pichinko Season 2 Cast Members
The cast members for the second season haven’t been announced yet, but we will most likely see Youn Yuh-Jung returning as Kim Sunja, Soji Arai as Baek Mozasu, Jin Ha as Solomon Baek, Han Jun-woo as Baek Yoseb, Jung Eun-chae as Kyunghee, Lee Min-ho as Koh Hansu, Steve Sanghyun Noh as Baek Isak and many more.
Pachinko Season 2 Release Date
As of writing this, there isn’t anything revealed on when the second season of the show will be released, but fans will most likely get the second season of Pachinko at the end of 2023 or the midpoint of 2024.