Uncle Samsik

Last Updated on: April 17th, 2024

“Uncle Samsik” is an upcoming South Korean drama series on Hulu, featuring renowned actor Song Kang-ho from “Parasite”.

Set in the 1960s, the series follows Kim San, a young idealist driven to improve his country’s fortunes during a time of significant social and political upheaval. This marks Song Kang-ho’s first foray into television.

The show is written and directed by Shin Yeon-shick and will premiere on May 15, 2024. It will initially release five episodes, followed by two episodes weekly until a three-part season finale.

The series will be available on Disney+ internationally and on Hulu in the U.S.

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Additional Details:

  • Year of Debut: 2024
  • Type of Series: Live-Action
  • TV Channel/Platform: Hulu/Disney+
  • IMDB Link


  • Song Kang-ho: Park Doo-chil / Uncle Samsik
  • Byun Yo-han: Kim San
  • Lee Kyu-hyung: Kang Seong-min
  • Jin Ki-joo: Joo Yeo-jin
  • Seo Hyun-woo: Jung Han-min


  • Director: Shin Yeon-shick

Show Trailer:

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