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After the success of Grey’s Anatomy and two Golden Globes, Sandra Oh plays the protagonist of the new Netflix original TV series entitled The Director, available on the streaming platform since August. Let’s find out together the release date, the plot and the cast.
Director is a “dramedy” TV series that will debut on the streaming platform of Netflix the August 20 and follows the story of the teacher Ji-Yoon Kim, who became director at the Pembroke University, who will face a number of challenges related to being a woman.
The tv series is created by Amand Peet is Annie Julia Wyman and is produced by David Benioff is DB Weiss, creators of the series Game of thrones.
The director: the plot
Ji-Yoon Kim is a teacher who finds herself playing her new role as principal at the English faculty of the prestigious Pembroke University.
The new director is facing one series of difficulties due to her being the first woman to head the department, as well as one of the university’s few non-American collaborators.
The first challenge that Ji-Yoon will have to face will be theaccusation against a professor, under investigation for “a serious reputational issue”, in which his administration will be involved.
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Below is the trailer of the TV series in the original language, in which we hear the protagonist affirm how difficult her new role is to fill.
In the role of the protagonist, the teacher and director Ji-Yoon Kim, we find Sandra Oh, best known for her role as a doctor in Grey’s Anatomy.
The rest of the cast consists of:
- Jay Duplass in the role of professor Bill Dobson;
- Holland Taylor in the role of the teacher Joan Hambling;
- Bob Balaban in the role of professor Elliot Rentz;
- Nana Mensah in the role of the teacher Yaz McKay;
- David Morse in the role of the rector Paul Larson;
- Everly Carganillanel role of Ju-Hee “Ju Ju” Kim.