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If the release date for the Chair is what you’re looking for, then you’ve come to the right place! In this article, we will be discussing the release date, cast, trailer, and everything else that we know about the film. Let’s find out!
The release date of The Chair:
The Chair will premiere on 20th August 2021.
The cast of The Chair:
- Dr. Ji-Yoon Kim as Sandra Oh
- Yasmin McKay as Nana Mensah
- Ju Ju as Everly Carginilla
- Habi as Ji Yong Lee
- Jay Duplass
- Holland Taylor
- Bob Balaban
- Nana Mensah
- David Morse
- Everly Carganilla
What is The Chair about?
The Chair has been described as a “dramedy” that will focus on the chair of an English Department at a major university played by Oh. The show will be made up of six half-hour episodes and looks to mine the inner workings of universities for a fresh approach to workplace comedy.
The show is the first TV series written and produced by Amanda Peet, who is better known for her acting work in Brockmire and 2012. Her husband David Benioff will also be executive producing, along with his working partner D.B. Weiss, GoT producer Bernie Caulfield and Daniel Gray Longino.
Trailer of The Chair:
Yes, after a teaser trailer for The Chair dropped in late June, a new full-length trailer is now available.
The plot of The Chair:
The Chair has been described as a “dramedy” and follows Dr. Ji-Yoon Kim (Sandra Oh) as she navigates her new role as the chair of a failing English department at the prestigious Pembroke University.
Ji-Yoon is faced with plenty of challenges and some high expectations, especially as she’s the first woman to head up the department and one of the few staff members of color at the university.
But luckily, she has witty, no-nonsense Professor Joan Hambling (Holland Taylor), who’s her close friend and confidante, to help her meet the dizzying demands of her new role.
Is The Chair on Netflix is worth watching?
We’ll never know the answer to that question until the show premieres on August 20, 2021. But the release date has been announced for The Chair, as well as the cast and trailer! Thankfully we have the details all here so you can decide how interested you are in this new series before it’s available to stream or download.