HBO Asia’s Original Drama Series THE WORLD BETWEEN US Debuts in the U.S. Today
HBO Asia’s hit original Taiwanese drama series THE WORLD BETWEEN US premieres today on HBO NOW®, HBO GO®, HBO On Demand® and partners’ streaming platforms. The celebrated show, tallying fourteen nominations for the 54th Annual Taiwanese Golden Bell Awards, is the latest in original content made available to U.S. subscribers from HBO’s international partners.
THE WORLD BETWEEN US is a ten-part, hour-long series that follows the aftermath of a mass shooting where the killer, the victims, the victims’ families, the media and defense teams’ fates are all intertwined. The series features an all-star ensemble cast from Taiwan, including Alyssa Chia (“The Prince of Han Dynasty,” “The Heaven Sword and Dragon Saber”), James Wen (“My Queen,” “My Fierce Wife”) and Wu Kang-Jen (“A Touch of Green,” “Wake Up”).
Directed by award-winning filmmaker Lin Chun-Yang (“The Soul of Bread”) and written by the renowned award-winning screenwriter, Lu Shih-Yuan (“Dear Ex”), THE WORLD BETWEEN US presents intriguing content and stories from Taiwan that will resonate with audiences within the region and beyond.
This gripping series follows the success of HBO Asia’s first Taiwanese drama, “The Teenage Psychic,” and also joins recent international series, “Folklore,” “Grisse,” “Miss Sherlock,” along with “Hackerville” and “Success” from Europe, and “El Jardin de Bronce” and “PSI” from HBO Latin America, which are available to stream now.