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Keep Breathing: Release Date, Cast, Plot & All Updates

The Keep Breathing series has officially been announced and it is one of the most anticipated series for the 2022 season. The series is based on the 16th Century novel, “The Tale of Genji”. The series will be produced by Netflix and is set to debut in July 2022. It has also been announced that Elaine from Queen Of The South will be playing the lead role of Lady Murasaki in this series.

The Keep Breathing series story follows a young woman named Lady Murasaki who is the only surviving member of her family and lost her lover during a tragedy, which leaves her seeking solace in writing. The series will show the story of Lady Murasaki through the eyes of a man from the past who is writing about her during the same period. 

Do you know about the release date of Keep Breathing series:

This series will be released on 28 July 2022. Also the series has officially been confirmed to air presently on Netflix in the United States, Australia, France, India and Canada. The series will be available on Netflix UK and Ireland on 29 July 2022.

Here is the plot of Keep Breathing series discussed:

The plot of “Keep Breathing” is said to be a gender-swapped adaptation of Murasaki Shikibu’s classic novel, “The Tale of Genji”. The series centers on Murasaki Shikibu, a young woman living during the Heian period in Japan. 

The main protagonist, Lady Murasaki, is the only surviving member of her family and lost her lover during a tragedy. Now with her father dead and her mother gravely ill, she seeks solace in writing.

The Name of Cast & Characters of Keep Breathing series:

  • Damien Molony 
  • Emmeline Hartley 
  • Samantha Badman · Office worker 
  • Becks Macey · Nightclub Attendee 
  • James Pyle · Clubber

What can we expect from the Keep Breathing series?

We can expect to see Lady Murasaki in the series along with exciting plot twists and intense drama.  The series will be released on July 28, 2022 (Friday). It will be available on Netflix USA and Canada, United Kingdom, Ireland and Australia. However the series will not be available in Netflix India and Korea.

Who are the directors favorite characters and why?

The favorite character of director is Lady Murasaki and the reason being she is a strong female lead who knows how to take care of herself in an unforgiving world. The favorite character of the directors, who have worked in the filmography of Netflix series and TV shows, is Lady Murasaki, because she is a strong female lead who knows how to take care of herself in an unforgiving world. 

What are the ratings of the Keep Breathing series?

The ratings of Netflix series are excellent and the series is loved by many people. Keep Breathing has a perfect 5.9 rating on IMDB. The Keep Breathing series currently has a rating of 4.81 on IMDb. The Keep Breathing series ratings will be great and the viewers are highly interested in the series. The people hugely expect the same from this well known Netflix series.

What sub-genres of music does the Keep Breathing release feature?

The Keep Breathing release features a mix of pop music, rock music, and orchestral music which will be enjoyed by all people. The music director of the series is Theodore Shapiro. 

What is the storyline of the Keep Breathing series?

The storyline of the series is stated to be a gender-swapped adaptation of Murasaki Shikibu’s classic novel, “The Tale of Genji”. The series centers on Murasaki Shikibu, a young woman living during the Heian period in Japan. After her father’s death and her mother’s illness, she seeks solace in writing. 

Along with her handmaidens she spends her days telling stories, composing poetry and writing a book. The story is told through the eyes of Genji’s lover who is an outsider to their privileged world and falls in love with his wife as he observes them from afar.

What themes does the series explore?

The series explores the themes of love and relationships, as Lady Murasaki is shown to move away from her beloved but marries another person. Her new life as a wife is horrible at times as she faces doubts about her marriage and goes through many challenges in her personal life. 

The series also deals with the theme of struggles and survival in the Heian period (794-1185 AD) in Japan, where women had to work hard to survive.

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