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Peacock, Sky Atlantic, and NOW are gearing up to premiere ‘The Tattooist of Auschwitz,’ a series based on Heather Morris’s bestselling novel. The new trailer, released alongside character art, offers a glimpse into this poignant love story set against the backdrop of the Holocaust.

Release Date, Streaming Platform

Set to premiere on Thursday, May 2, ‘The Tattooist of Auschwitz’ delves into the true story of Lali and Gita Sokolov, a couple who found love in the midst of unimaginable horrors at Auschwitz-Birkenau. The series promises a raw and emotional narrative, complemented by an original score from Hans Zimmer and Kara Talve, known for their Academy Award-winning compositions.
The series follows Lali Sokolov (Jonah Hauer-King), a Jewish prisoner tasked with tattooing identification numbers on fellow inmates at Auschwitz-Birkenau in 1942. It is here that he meets Gita (Anna Próchniak), sparking a love story that defies the brutal reality of the concentration camp. Their journey, fraught with danger and uncertainty, is a testament to the resilience of the human spirit.

The narrative also explores Lali (Harvey Keitel) in his 80s, reflecting on his life with Gita and sharing their story with writer Heather Morris (Melanie Lynskey).

Episode Count

Spanning six episodes, the series serves as a reminder of the atrocities of the past and a beacon of hope for the future.Trailer
Watch the trailer here.


When will ‘The Tattooist of Auschwitz’ premiere?
The series will premiere on Thursday, May 2, on Peacock, Sky Atlantic, and NOW.

What is ‘The Tattooist of Auschwitz’ about?
The series follows the real-life story of Lali and Gita Sokolov, a couple who found love in the Auschwitz-Birkenau concentration camp. It explores their journey of love and survival during the Holocaust.

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