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The Chair (2021)

TV-MA DramaComedy 30m


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.

  1. Amanda Peet


  2. Annie Julia Wyman


Series Cast

  1. Sandra Oh

    Sandra Oh

    Dr. Ji-Yoon Kim

    6 Episodes

  2. Jay Duplass

    Jay Duplass

    Bill Dobson

    6 Episodes

  3. Holland Taylor

    Holland Taylor

    Joan Hambling

    6 Episodes

  4. Nana Mensah

    Nana Mensah

    Yasmin 'Yaz' McKay

    6 Episodes

  5. Bob Balaban

    Bob Balaban

    Elliot Rentz

    6 Episodes

  6. David Morse

    David Morse

    Paul Larson

    6 Episodes

  7. Everly Carganilla

    Everly Carganilla

    Ju-Hee 'Ju Ju' Kim

    6 Episodes

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The Chair

Season 1

2021 | 6 Episodes

Season 1 of The Chair premiered on August 20, 2021.

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Status Returning Series


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Type Miniseries

Original Language English


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