EXO’s DO, Lee Se-hee to lead upcoming KBS drama about prosecutors

EXO's D.O. / Do Kyung-soo (100 Days My Prince) and Lee Se-hee (Young Lady and Gentleman) are confirmed to lead the upcoming KBS drama, True Sword Battle. The series will revolve around a prosecutor who uses expedient methods in achieving justice against corrupt authorities. Do Kyung-soo will play the lead role of Jin Jung, a…

Park Ji-hoon, Choi Hyun-wook, Hong Kyung to star in wavve’s action school drama

Park Ji-hoon (At a Distance, Spring is Green), Choi Hyun-wook (Twenty-Five, Twenty-One), and Hong Kyung (Lovers of the Red Sky) have been confirmed to star in the upcoming wavve series entitled Weak Hero (literal title). Weak Hero is an action school drama based on the popular webtoon of the same time. The story centers around…

Lee Seung-gi, Lee Se-young, Kim Seul-gi confirmed for KBS romance drama

Hwayugi co-stars Lee Seung-gi (Mouse) and Lee Se-young (The Red Sleeve) will be working together again in KBS' upcoming drama Love According to the Law (literal title). The romance series will be based on the hit webnovel of the same name by writer Noh Seung-ah. it is a love story that will unfold in a…

Lee Jin-wook, Lee Yeon-hee confirmed for Kakao TV’s new romance drama

Lee Jin-wook (Bulgasal: Immortal Souls) and Lee Yeon-hee (The Game: Towards Zero) have been confirmed to star in Kakao TV's upcoming romance drama Marriage White Paper (literal title). The 12-episode series will revolve around a couple in their 30s while they prepare for their marriage. It will capture the reality of marriage preparations from the…

Jung Woo, Lee You-mi, Kwon Yul, Park Se-young team up for new tvN sports drama

Jung Woo (Mad For Each Other), Lee You-mi (All of Us Are Dead), Kwon Yul (No, Thank You 2), and Park Se-young (Special Labor Inspector Mr. Jo) have all been confirmed to star in tvN's upcoming drama Mental Coach Je Gal-gil (literal title). The sports drama is about a former national athlete who quits after…

Ahn Hyo-seop, Jeon Yeo-been, and Kang Hoon to star in Netflix’s A Time Called You

Netflix will be adapting the hit Taiwanese drama Some Day or One Day with Ahn Hyo-seop (Business Proposal), Jeon Yeo-been (Vincenzo), and Kang Hoon (The Red Sleeve) as leads. A Time Called You is a time-slip romance drama about a woman who returned to the year 1998 where she met a man who looks exactly like…

Korean adaptation of Cleaning Up reveals cast line-up

The British TV show Cleaning Up will get a Korean adaptation as JTBC's upcoming weekend drama. The series will be led by Yum Jung-ah (Snowdrop), Jeon So-min (Show Window: The Queen's House), and Kim Jae-hwa (Work Later, Drink Now). They will also be joined by actors Na In-woo (River Where the Moon Rises) and Lee…

EXO’s Sehun to lead new TVING high school romance series

EXO's youngest member Oh Se-hun (Now, We Are Breaking Up) becomes the protagonist in TVING's new original drama “Love, Hara High School” (literal title). The school romance series tells the story of 18-year-old youths who cannot give up love or friendship. Sehun will play the lead role Go Yoo, who is described as an attractive…

Han Seok-kyu, Kim Seo-hyung lead series adaptation of a novel based on a true story

Han Seok-kyu (Dr. Romantic 2) and Kim Seo-hyung (Mine) are cast in the series adaptation of the non-fiction novel It May Be A Little Spicy Today (literal title). The series is based on the 2018 novel of the same name which tells the true story of Kang Chang-rae and his wife Da Jung, who suffers from terminal…

Kim Se-jeong and Nam Yoon-su lead Korean remake of Sleepeeer Hit!

Kim Se-jeong (A Business Proposal) and Nam Yoon-su (The King's Affection) will take the lead roles in the upcoming SBS series Today’s Webtoon (literal title). Kim Se-jeong will take on the role of On Ma-eun, a former judo athlete who joins the webtoon editorial department. While she struggles as a new employee aiming to become…

Lee Min-ho, Kong Hyo-jin cast in new romance drama

Lee Min-ho (Pachinko) and Kong Hyo-jin (When the Camellia Blooms) are confirmed to star in the upcoming romantic-comedy series Ask the Stars (literal translation). The series will follow the story of an astronaut and a tourist who meet and fall in love at a space station. Lee Min-ho will take on the role of Gong Ryong, an…

Ryu Jun-yeol, IU, Park Jeong-min, and more to lead new webtoon-based drama

Ryu Jun-yeol (Lost), IU/Lee Ji-eun (Hotel del Luna), Park Jeong-min (Hellbound), Park Hae-joon (The World of the Married), and Bae Sung-woo (Delayed Justice) are all confirmed for the upcoming OTT drama “Money Game” (literal translation. Money Game is an eight-part drama based on webtoon writer Bae Jin-soo’s two works “Money Game” and “Pi Game.” The story revolves around eight people…

Ko Hyun-jung, Ahn Jae-hong, Yum Hye-ran cast in Netflix’s “Mask Girl”

Go Hyun-jung (Reflection of You), Ahn Jae-hong (Be Melodramatic), and Yeom Hye-ran (The Devil Judge) are all confirmed in the upcoming Netflix adaptation of the webtoon “Mask Girl” (literal title). Based on the webtoon of the same name, Mask Girl tells the story of an ordinary employee named Kim Mo-mi who feels insecure about her looks. She is…

Kim Rae-won, Gong Seung-yeon, Son Ho-jun to lead new SBS Drama

Kim Rae-won (LUCA: The Beginning), Gong Seung-yeon (Bulgasal: Immortal Souls), and Son Ho-jun (Was it Love?) will be starring in SBS’s upcoming drama “The Police Station Next to the Fire Station” (literal title). The Police Station Next to the Fire Station revolves around the teamwork of police officers and firefighters, usually the first responders who save…

Kim Min-jae, Kim Hyang-gi, Kim Sang-kyung cast in upcoming period drama

Kim Min-jae (Dali and Cocky Prince), Kim Hyang-gi (Fly High Butterfly), and Kim Sang-kyung (Racket Boys) are all confirmed to star in tvN’s upcoming drama “Joseon Psychiatrist Yoo Se-poong” (literal title). The historical drama is based on a novel of the same name and tells the story of Yoo Se-poong, a famous internal medicine doctor who is ousted…