Pachinko: Cast, Release Date, and More!

Pachinko: Cast, Release Date, and More! ...

Pachinko, a drama series developed by Soo Hugh, is based on a novel by Manhattan-based author and journalist Min Jin Lee. Hugh is also the executive producer alongside Michael Ellenberg, Lindsey Springer, Theresa Kang-Lowe, Richard Middleton, and Justin Chon.

The first season of Pachinko was released on March 25, 2022, and it received favorable reviews from critics and viewers. It currently has a ratings of 98% on Rotten Tomatoes. The producers have already renewed the series for a second season, which will premiere soon.

What will be released for the second season? What is the narrative? Who will return to reprise their roles? Continue reading to discover more.

Plot and Cast of Pachinko

Sunja's first season with Pachinko ended with her finding some independence as a kimchi seller in the marketplace. This will keep her family going until her husband returns from prison, assuming he is even released.

As the series has been a faithful adaptation, those who have read the novel know what's going to happen next. The addition of new characters like Naomi implies that unexpected elements would continue to surprise even long-time readers in the new season.

All the leads from Season 1 should return to play their respective roles in Season 2, according to Youn Yuh-Jung, Soji Arai, Jin Ha, Jeong In-Ji, Jung Eun0chae, Lee Min-ho, Kaho Minami, Steve Sanghyun Noh, Anna Sawai, and Jimmi Simpson.

Release Date for Pachinko Season 2

Pachinko, an Apple TV+ drama, has been renewed for a second season after gaining widespread popularity during its first season. However, the producers of the series have not confirmed a release date yet. The first season premiered on 25th March, and we should expect a second season in 2023.

The upcoming season might consist of eight episodes like the previous season. Further information on Pachinko Season 2 will be released shortly by the producers.

Season 2 Trailer for Pachinko

The Pachinko Season 2 trailer has not been released by the producers, but you may watch it below:

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