Fans of the Oscar-winning Parasite will soon be able to stream it on Hulu. The streaming platform earlier announced that it has obtained exclusive streaming rights for the South Korean film, which will debut on its service April 8:
This year’s historic Best Picture winning film Parasite, from NEON, will be available on Hulu beginning Wednesday, April 8. Parasite made waves this awards season with both critics and audiences alike. Visionary director Bong Joon-ho, took home four Oscar wins including Best Picture, Best Director, Best Original Screenplay and Best International Feature Film. Additional accolades include the Golden Globe for Best Foreign Language Film, the SAG Award for Best Ensemble Cast and the Palme D’or, which is the top prize at the prestigious Cannes Film Festival.
In light of its massive success, Bong Joon-ho is also partnering up with American director Adam McKay to develop a new series on HBO based on the film. Addressing fan concerns, the team clarified that the series will be a “high-quality expanded version” of the source material, instead of a simple remake or prequel. There’s currently no release date for the series, so stay tuned as more information comes in.
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