Poong, The Joseon Psychiatrist Episode 1 Preview: Release Date, Time & Where To Watch

Poong, The Joseon Psychiatrist Episode 1

Poong, The Joseon Psychiatrist is a combination of medical and period drama that looks like it’s going to be quite the delightful blend of genres. Set during the Joseon Period, the tale follows Yoo Se Poong. He’s a talented physician who practices at the royal palace. However, when he’s implicated in a conspiracy that threatens the royal family, he’s driven out of court. Eventually, he finds himself in a remote village community; a massive fall from grace for someone so prestigious.

Poong ends up helping heal a local and as a result, stays in the village for a prolonged period of time. He attracts the attention of Gye Ji-Han, a middle0aged local doctor, and takes the young physician under his wing. Rounding out the trio is Seo Eun-Woo, a young widow. What will become of this trio? We’ll have to wait and find out.

If you’ve been following this K-drama, you may be curious to find out when the next episode is releasing. Well, wonder no more!

Here is everything you need to know about Poong, The Joseon Psychiatrist Episode 1, including its release date, time and where you can watch this.

Where Can I Watch Poong, The Joseon Psychiatrist?

Poong, The Joseon Psychiatrist is available to stream on Viki, as well as Viu in selected territories. For Koreans though, Poong, The Joseon Psychiatrist is currently being shown on tvN and airs at 22.30pm (KST).

Poong, The Joseon Psychiatrist Episode 1 Release Date

Poong, The Joseon Psychiatrist Episode 1 will release on Monday 1st August at approximately 4pm (GMT) / 11pm (ET) The subtitle team at Viki can be a little slow before the entire chapter has been fully subbed. However, do expect the subtitles to be more in-depth than other platforms. As for Viu, expect less delay.

Do be aware that this show has been showing up a day later on Viki, so if it’s not showing up at the time listed above, it may be worth returning after 24 hours. At that point, the episode is usually fully subbed.

Expect episode 1 to be roughly 1 hour and 10 minutes long, which is consistent with the time-frame for the rest of the show.

How Many Episodes Will Poong, The Joseon Psychiatrist have?

Poong, The Joseon Psychiatrist is a 12 episode K-drama, with two episodes releasing a week. With that in mind, we’ve got 11 more episodes to go after this one.

Is There A Trailer For Poong, The Joseon Psychiatrist?

There is indeed! You can find a trailer for Poong, The Joseon Psychiatrist Season 1 below:


What do you hope to see as the series progresses? What’s been your favorite moment of Poong, The Joseon Psychiatrist so far? Let us know in the comments below!

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