The Sympathizer

The Sympathizer (2024)

Refugee. Traitor. Hero. Spy.

  • Genre: Comedy, Drama
  • Creator: Don McKellar, Park Chan-wook
  • First Air Date: 2024-04-14
  • Last Air Date: 2024-05-26
  • Total Seasons: 1
  • Total Episodes: 7
  • Status: Ended
  • Production Company: A24
  • Production Country: Canada, South Korea, United States of America
  • Networks: HBO
star 7.5/10
From 48 Ratings


An espionage thriller and cross-culture satire about the struggles of a half-French, half-Vietnamese communist spy during the final days of the Vietnam War and his resulting exile in the United States.

  • Keywords: spy, based on novel or book, vietnam war, double agent, miniseries, vietnamese, vietnamese refugees, spy thriller, black comedy
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    The Sympathizer Seasons

    Season 1

    First Air Date: 2024-04-14
    7 Episodes

    The Sympathizer Episodes

    Title Air Date Duration
    Season 1Episode 1Death Wish60 min
    Season 1Episode 2Good Little Asian63 min
    Season 1Episode 3Love It or Leave It62 min
    Season 1Episode 4Give Us Some Good Lines60 min
    Season 1Episode 5All for One60 min
    Season 1Episode 6The Oriental Mode of Destruction60 min
    Season 1Episode 7Endings Are Hard, Aren't They?60 min
    • Hoa Xuande

      as The Captain
    • Robert Downey Jr.

      as Claude / Professor Hammer / Ned Godwin / Niko Damianos / Priest
    • Toan Le

      as The General
    • Fred Nguyen Khan

      as Bon
    • Duy Nguyen

      as Man
    • Vy Le

      as Lana
    • Nguyen Cao Ky Duyen

      as Madame
    • Phan Gia Nhat Linh

      as Crapulent Major
    • Alan Trong

      as Sonny
    • Kiều Chinh

      as Crapulent Major's Mother
    • Sandra Oh

      as Sofia Mori
    Production Robert Downey Jr. Executive Producer
    Production Park Chan-wook Executive Producer
    Production Don McKellar Executive Producer
    Production Susan Downey Executive Producer
    Production Amanda Burrell Executive Producer
    Production Niv Fichman Executive Producer
    Production Kim Ly Executive Producer
    Writing Viet Thanh Nguyen Novel
    Production Ron Schmidt Executive Producer
    Production Viet Thanh Nguyen Executive Producer
    Production Baek Ji-seon Executive Producer
    Production Hallie Sekoff Executive Producer
    Production Ravi Nandan Executive Producer
    Production Inman Young Producer
    Production Jes Anderson Producer
    Production Ted Pacult Producer
    Production Fraser Ash Co-Executive Producer
    Sound Linda Cohen Music Supervisor
    Art Donald Graham Burt Production Design
    Production Jennifer Venditti Casting
    Production Ava Nelson Co-Producer
    Production Lee Ja-hye Co-Producer
    Production Maegan Houang Co-Producer
    Production Vikash Patel Associate Producer
    Production Sydney Coleman Associate Producer
    Sound Cho Young-wuk Original Music Composer
    Production Ira Parker Consulting Producer
    Production Kris Baucom Producer
    Costume & Make-Up Danny Glicker Costume Design
    Art Kathy Lucas Set Decoration
    Writing Tea Ho Staff Writer
    Sound Sam Hamer Production Sound Mixer
    Art Jeremy Woolsey Supervising Art Director
    Art Nealy Orillion Art Direction
    Art Erik Louis Robert Art Direction
    Costume & Make-Up Myriam Arougheti Makeup Department Head
    Costume & Make-Up Katherine Kousakis Hair Department Head
    Camera Chris Haarhoff Camera Operator
    Camera Kurt Grossi Key Grip
    Visual Effects Mark R. Byers Special Effects Supervisor
    Visual Effects Chad Wanstreet Visual Effects Supervisor
    Visual Effects Daniel J. Lombardo Visual Effects Producer
    Production Ron Schmidt Unit Production Manager
    Production Karen Wacker Unit Production Manager
    Sound Shawn Morse Boom Operator
    Art James L. Eddy Property Master
    Camera Hopper Stone Still Photographer
    Production Kristin Vela Production Supervisor
    Lighting Jarred Waldron Gaffer
    Writing Anchuli Felicia King Story Editor