Kim Tae Ri, Oh Jung Se and Hong Kyung will star in the new SBS drama!
Written by famous screenwriter Kim Eun Hee, “Demon” (working title) is an occult mystery thriller in which a woman possessed by an evil spirit and a man who sees these evil spirits in human bodies copy the mysterious deaths surrounding five divine objects.
Writer Kim Eun Hee proved her writing skills with a meticulous storyline in each of her projects such as “The Mark”, “Ghost”, “Signal” and “Kingdom”. “Demon” is the first project he will be presenting to SBS in about nine years since “Three Days”, which ended in 2014. praised for its novelty, presenting a romance with a hint of mystery. In addition, talented actors including Kim Tae Ri, Oh Jung Se and Hong Kyung joined the star cast, which sparked the impatience of this drama.
Kim Tae Ri, who takes up new challenges by presenting her wide acting spectrum, will play the role of Goo San Young. Goo San Young has been preparing for the Civil Service Class 9 exams for several years, working part-time during the day and studying at night. After receiving the memento of her deceased father, Goo San Young becomes embroiled in the mysterious deaths that are happening around her, and she gradually changes.
The production team noted: “Goo San Young is a complicated character with a mixture of good and bad. We couldn’t help but think about the role of Kim Tae Ri as she has the kindest eyes but also exudes intense charisma from time to time. Most of all, we expect Kim Tae Ri’s deep and bold acting skills to add spice to this project.
Oh Jung Se, who exceeds all expectations for whatever role he takes, will play Yeom Hae Sang folklore professor from a wealthy family. Yeom Hae Sang, who has unusual ears and eyes that can see ghosts, accidentally meets Goo San Young and meets a demon who killed his mother in front of him when he was a child.
The production team commented: “Oh Jung Se will play the role of Yeom Hae Sang, who has special abilities, with his stable and detailed acting skills.” Oh Jung Se is expected to portray this character as he created unique characters in each of his projects, such as “It’s All Right Not To Be Right”, “Good Detective”, “Oven League” and “Uncle”.
Lastly, actor Hong Kyung, who has developed his acting skills through various projects, will play Lee Hong Sae, a police officer from the violent crime unit who graduated from the police academy with the best results. Lee Hong Sae’s only goal is to advance quickly, but when he meets Goo San Young and Yeom Hae Sang, he also gets caught up in unreal events.
Hong Kyung impressed with various projects such as “Lovers of the Red Sky”, where he played the talented chemical engineer Hwa Gong, and “DP”, where he appeared as a villain who tormented other soldiers. Hong Kyung will make another acting transformation as an elite detective whose life gets twisted.
The production team also mentioned: “Hong Kyung is a hard-working actor who has a good understanding of the project and his character, and always studies and thinks deeply. He is sure to make his presence known [with this project]”.
“Demon” will begin production with a view to airing in 2023. Stay tuned for more updates!
While you wait, check out Oh Jung Se in “Uncle”:
See Hong Kyung in “Lovers of the Red Sky”:
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