Netflix produces and is set to release its new drama series, Partner Journey, based on the Helen Wan novel of the same name in August 2021. The story follows a young lawyer played by Arden Cho (Teen Wolf, Chicago Med), who is about to become the first minority woman to partner at a venerable former law firm. . Here’s everything you need to know.
For Netflix Partner course, Sarah Goldfinger and Georgia Lee will serve as writers and showrunners. Goldfinger is known for her work in television series such as Grimm, Hawaii Five-0, Charmed, Almost Human and more. Lee was notably a writer for the acclaimed Syfy and Amazon series The Expanse.
The first two episodes of Partner Journey will be directed by Emmy nominee Julie Ann Robertsonwhose credits include Bridgerton, Brooklyn Nine-Nine, Castle Rock and more. The rest of the episodes will be directed by Tanya Wexler, Kevin Berlandi, Lily Mariye and Charles Randolph-Wright.
Georgia Lee commented:
“We are so thrilled to bring to life this story of an Asian American woman trying to shatter the glass ceiling of an elite law firm,”
Jinny Howe, Vice President of Original Series at Netflix , also weighed:
“We are proud of the incredible team assembled to bring Partner Track to life, an engaging story told through the eyes of our Asian-American lead character Ingrid Yun, played by the talented Arden Cho. Full of fun and romance, it’s a contemporary and insightful look at the added pressures for women and those from underrepresented backgrounds in the workplace today.
from Netflix Partner Journey will be produced by Sarah Goldfinger, Kristen Campo, Kim Shumway and Tony Hernandez.
Now let’s take a look at the trailer before we dig into what else we know about the new series :
Here’s Everything Else We Know About Netflix Partner Journey:
When will Partner Track be released on Netflix?
It was included in the August release schedule 2021 but an exact date has been confirmed the 29 July.
Partner Journey will be released on Netflix worldwide on 26 august 2022 at midnight PT.
What is the plot of Partner path?
As mentioned above, Netflix Partner Journey will be based on author Roman of the same name by Helen Wan in 2021:
Here is the story synopsis for Partner path from Amazon:
The Ingrid Yung’s life is full of firsts. A first-generation Chinese-American, the first lawyer in her family, she is poised to reap the holy grail of “firsts” and become the first minority woman to become a partner at the venerable, former firm of lawyers Parsons Valentine & Hunt.
Ingrid has perfected the art of “passing through” and fits perfectly into the old-school corporate culture. She jokes happily in the company cafeteria, plays in the company softball league and seriously racks up her billable hours. But when an offensive incident on the summer outing threatens the company’s reputation, Ingrid’s underdog status is suddenly thrown into stark relief. Scrambling to limit the damage, Parsons Valentine announces a new diversity and inclusion initiative, ordering Ingrid to lead the effort. Only, she is about to conclude a huge transaction which was to be her last step in obtaining a partnership.
For the first time, Ingrid must question her place in the company. Faced with her colleagues, including her darling boyfriend, Ingrid begins to wonder if the prestige of a partnership is worth breaking her ethics. But can she risk ruining the American dream which is finally within her reach?
The 29 July 2022, Netflix has provided us with some additional first glimpses of the new series:
Who is thrown into Partner course?
The cast of Netflix Partner journey will be directed by Arden Choknown for her roles in Teen Wolf, Chicago Med and more. Other cast members also include Bradley Gibson ( Powerbook III: Ghost),
What is the production status of Partner path?
Filming the first season of Netflix Parco our partner started on 11 september 2022 in New York and lasted until 21 January 2022 according to the number 1263 Weekly Production.
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