The Chair

2021 Drama | Comedy

At a major university, the first woman of color to become chair tries to meet the dizzying demands and high expectations of a failing English department.

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by Deirdre Molumby
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Netflix series 'The Chair' could have been set in Trinity College Dublin

At the prestigious Pembroke University, Dr. Ji-Yoon Kim (Sandra Oh) becomes the chair of the English department. She is the first woman, and woman of colour, to take the position. But soon the demands and expectations of the role become overwhelming. She struggles to balance family and romance as well as introducing more diversity into the department.

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First Season: Season 1 (2021)

This season of The Chair first aired on 20-08-2021