Soo Hugh

Hugh serves as showrunner, executive producer, writer and visionary behind the drama series Pachinko, which received critical acclaim with reviews calling it, “masterpiece tv”, “one of the best things on tv”, “Apple’s Best TV Show So Far”, and “one of the best adaptations of not just this year but of all time”.

Following the success of Pachinko, Hugh is continuing her fruitful partnership with Apple TV+ as co-showrunner of The White Darkness based on David Grann’s nonfiction book of the same name, the project is inspired by Henry Worsley, played by Tom Hiddleston. Hugh recently signed a multi-year overall deal with UCP to develop, write and produce projects in addition to launching an incubator program, The Thousand Miles Project, to help bring more AAPI stories to cinematic life and jumpstart fruitful careers in the entertainment industry.

Hugh was previously the co-showrunner for the critically-lauded first season of AMC’s The Terror, creator of The Whispers for ABC, and other television credits include writing on The Killing (AMC) and Under The Dome (CBS).