Netflix announced the cast for its upcoming series “Hunting Dogs.”
Based on the webtoon of the same name, the series will be led by Woo Do-hwan (The King: Eternal Monarch), Kim Sae-ron (The Great Shaman Ga Doo-shim), Lee Sang-yi (Hometown Cha-Cha-Cha), and Heo Jun-ho (Undercover). The series will revolve around people whose lives got entangled with each other because of debt and their attempts to get away with it.
Woo Do-hwan will play the role of Gun Woo, who is a promising boxer but quit the sport to pay his mother’s debt. He ended up working under CEO Choi. The loanshark character will be played by veteran actor Heo Jun-ho. CEO Choi is described as a legend in the private loan business but transformed into a moneylender for sick people.
Meanwhile, Lee Sang-yi will take on the role of Woo Jin, Gun Woo’s rival in boxing but ends up working with him under CEO Choi. His character will help Gun Woo traverse the world of the private loan business. Kim Sae-ron will take on the role of Hyun Joo, a worker close to CEO Choi and is said to eventually succeed him.
The series will be written and directed by PD Kim Joo-hwan (The Divine Fury) and will be co-produced by Studio N, Seed Films, and SEVEN O SIX.