Apple announced today that it has signed a series order for “Dr. Brain ”, a Korean-language show based on the popular Korean webtoon of the same name.
“Dr. Brain ”will be written and directed by filmmaker Kim Jee-Woon and will star Lee Sun-Kyun, best known for“ Parasite ”. The series is in production in South Korea and is expected to debut later this year.
The show tells the story of a brain scientist who works to find new memory access technologies, tools he uses when his family is in a mysterious accident.
Now in production in South Korea and set to debut later this year, “Dr. Brain ”is an emotional journey followed by a brain scientist, obsessed with discovering new technologies to access the brain’s consciousness and memories. His life recedes when his family is the victim of a mysterious accident and uses his abilities to access the memories in his wife’s brain to share the mystery of what happened to his family and why.
“Dr. Brain ”is one of several Apple Original international dramas coming to Apple TV +. Apple also works on “Pachinko”, “Masters of the Air”, “Slow Horses”, “Shantaram”, “Echo 3”, “Acapulco” and other shows.