TVING crime drama “Villains” confirms Yoo Ji-tae, Lee Min-jung, Kwak Do-won, Lee Bum-soo

Yoo Ji-tae (Money Heist Korea), Lee Min-jung (Once Again), Kwak Do-won (Never Give Up), and Lee Bum-soo (Prime Minister and I) are all confirmed for the upcoming TVING original series “Villains” (literal title) The crime thriller centers on a fiercely competitive tale of villains and their run-ins with an extremely accurate counterfeit money known as "Super Note." Yoo Ji-tae stars as a brilliant crime architect who goes by the code name "J." He is widely known as a…

Lee Bo-young, Jo Sung-ha, Son Na-eun and more star in new JTBC office drama

Lee Bo-young (Mine), Jo Sung-ha (Adamas), Son Na-eun (Ghost Doctor), Han Joon-woo (Pachinko), and Jun Hye-jin (My Liberation Notes) are all confirmed in the upcoming JTBC drama “Agency” (working title). Agency is a workplace drama about a woman who becomes the first female executive of an advertising firm. The drama will depict the real-life behind-the-scene narratives and the…

Choi Min-sik, Son Suk-ku, Lee Dong-hwi, Heo Sung-tae, Lee Kyu-hyung join Disney+ drama “Casino”

Choi Min-sik (In Our Prime), Son Suk-ku (My Liberation Notes), Lee Dong-hwi (Pegasus Market), Heo Sung-tae (Adamas), and Lee Kyu-hyung (Happiness) will star in Disney+’s upcoming original series “Casino” (literal title). The drama portrays the compelling tale of one man who, after many twists and turns, rises to become the king of the casino. After a…

Korean remake of hit French series “Call My Agent!” confirms cast

Lee Seo-jin (Dr. Park's Clinic), Kwak Sun-young (Hospital Playlist 2), Seo Hyun-woo (Flower of Evil), and Joo Hyun-young (Extraordinary Attorney Woo) are all confirmed for the Korean remake of “Call My Agent!” Call My Agent! is a French series with four seasons that revolves around the daily lives of top stars and their managers. The remake will air…

Cho Seung-woo confirmed to star in drama adaptation of “Sacred Divorce”

Cho Seung-woo (Sisyphus: The Myth) is confirmed to lead the upcoming drama adaptation of the hit webtoon “Sacred Divorce” (literal translation). The drama will tell the story of a talented divorce lawyer Shin Sung-han (which also directly translates to “sacred” in Korean). Cho Seun-woo will play the titular role of Shin Sung-han, a classical pianist-turned-university music professor…

Lee Ha-na, Im Joo-hwan cast in new KBS weekend drama

Lee Ha-na (Voice 4) and Im Joo-hwan (The Spies Who Loved Me) are both confirmed to star in the upcoming KBS weekend drama “Three Siblings Bravely” (literal title). This family drama centers on three siblings and Lee Sang-joon's relationship, an eldest child who grew up with almost everything. The narrative explores what transpires when he develops feelings for…

Jeon Do-yeon, Jung Kyung-ho team up in new romance drama

Jeon Do-yeon (Lost) and Jung Kyung-ho (Hospital Playlist) are confirmed to star in tvN's newest drama “One-Shot Scandal” (literal title). One-Shot Scandal will focus on the warm but frigid, charming yet exciting tale of those who must contend with the admission tests' relentless competition. The drama centers on a bittersweet controversy involving a great teacher in Korea's top…

Namgoong Min, Kim Ji-eun reunite in new SBS legal drama

Namgoong Min (The Veil), Kim Ji-eun (Again My Life), Choi Dae-hoon (Melancholia), Lee Deok-hwa (A Business Proposal), and Park Jin-woo (Military Prosecutor Doberman) will star in SBS's next Friday-Saturday drama "1000 Won Lawyer" (literal title). The drama follows lawyer Cheon Ji-hoon, a troublemaker who is incredibly proficient yet only costs 1000 won ($0.78) for his…

Kwak Dong-yeon, Go Sung-hee, Kang Min-ah, Bae Hyun-sung cast in new webtoon-based drama

The cast of the upcoming webtoon-based drama "Gaus Electronics" (literal title) includes Kwak Dong-yeon (Monstrous), Go Sung-hee (King Maker: The Change of Destiny), Bae Hyun-sung (Our Blues), and Kang Min-ah (Beyond Evil). The original webtoon was a huge hit, with 2.6 billion views and positive feedback from across the world for its realistic yet funny…

Kim Dong-wook, Jin Ki-joo confirmed in new time-slip drama

Kim Dong-wook (You Are My Spring) and Jin Ki-joo (From Now On, Showtime!) are both confirmed to lead KBS2’s upcoming drama “You, Whom I Met By Chance” (literal title). You, Whom I Met By Chance is a mystery narrative about a man who travels to the past to discover the truth behind a series of killings, and a…

Park Gyu-young, Kang Min-hyuk, more lead new Netflix series

Park Gyu-young (Dali and the Cocky Prince), Kang Min-hyuk (Oh! Master), Lee Chung-ah (Awaken), Lee Dong-gun (Kiss Sixth Sense), and Jun Hyo-sung (Memorist) have all been cast in Netflix's upcoming drama "Celebrity" (literal title). Celebrity portrays the glossy yet fierce life of celebrities, a world where people can make money simply by being famous. Park…

PENTAGON’s Hongseok, Jung Woo-jin, Lee So-hee, Shin So-hyun cast in KakaoTV’s Aquaman

PENTAGON’s Hongseok (Shadow Beauty), Jung Woo-jin (Sometoon 2020), Lee So-hee (To.two), and Shin So-hyun (Thirty-Nine) are all confirmed in the new KakaoTV original drama “Aquaman” (literal title). Aquaman is a campus drama about Shin Na-ru and Ji Sung-joon's nine-year friendship, during which Ji Sung-joon intervenes in Shin Na-ru's love affairs. The drama is based on a…

Red Velvet’s Joy, Chu Young-woo team up in new KakaoTV drama

Red Velvet’s Joy (The One and Only) and Chu Young-woo (School 2021) will star in the upcoming KakaoTV drama "Unexpected Country Diary" (literal title). Unexpected Country Diary is based on Park Ha-min's web novel of the same name. It's a love story about a man from Seoul who meets a policewoman in the countryside. The…

Kim Min-kyu is a priest-turned-idol in new fantasy drama

Kim Min-kyu (A Business Proposal) has been cast in the upcoming drama "High Priest Rembrary" (literal translation).  The fantasy romance drama is inspired by the web novel "Holy Idol," also adapted into a webtoon series. It follows the life of a high priest who takes on the body of an unknown idol named Woo Yeon-woo. The titular role of Rembrary will be played by Kim Min- kyu. He's a high priest from another world who came to combat the demon king. When…

Upcoming drama by “D.P.” Writer confirmed star-studded lineup

Jin Goo (A Superior Day), Yang Dong-geun (Cheer Up), Jang Dong-yoon (Search), Kim Jae-hwa (Nothing Serious), Lee Hong-nae (Inspector Koo), Jung Yi-seo (All of Us Are Dead), and Park Ye-rin (Space Sweepers) have been cast in “King of the Desert” (literal translation) according to OTT (over-the-top) platform WATCHA. King of the Desert is a WATCHA…