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Prison Playbook

Prison Playbook

  • Premiered: 
    November 22, 2017
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  • Network: tvN
  • Category: Series
  • Genre: Dramedy
  • Type: Live Action
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  • Subject Matter: Crime
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    Season 1

Plot Synopsis

PRISON PLAYBOOK is a 90-minute, scripted, Korean-language series that centers on baseball pitcher Kim Je-hyeok, who gets slapped with a completely unexpected prison sentence only days before his flight to Boston to join the Red Sox. When the star pitchers lands in prison, he must learn to navigate his new world. Je-hyeok's appeal is a week away, and everyone seems sure he'll win the case...until he doesn't. After he's transferred to a new facility, Je-hyeok shares a cell with an interesting group of inmates and begins working at a prison woodshop. On Wednesday, January 24, 2018 at 3:01am ET/12:01am PT, Netflix released the entire 16-episode first season of PRISON PLAYBOOK.


Other Titles

  • Originally aired in South Korea with the title: Seulgirowun Gamppangsaenghwal
  • Also known as: Smart Prison Living