Money Heist: Korea – Joint Economic Area is an upcoming South Korean television series based on the Spanish heist crime drama series of the same name.
Money Heist: Korea – Joint Economic Area
The Korean series directed by Kim Hong-sun and written by Ryu Yong-jae, is an original Netflix series, starring Yoo Ji-tae, Park Hae-soo, Jun Jong-seo, Lee Won-jong, and Park Myung-hoon.
It depicts a hostage crisis situation set in the Korean Peninsula, involving a genius strategist and people with different personalities and abilities.
It is slated to release in 2022 on Netflix.
The series, being a remake of Spanish TV drama is following the storyline and characters of the original series.
The writer has brought in cultural and language changes to plot to give it a fresh flavour. Yoo Ji-tae portraying as ‘The Professor’, the strategist criminal mastermind, plans to pull off a heist in Korean Peninsula.
The operation involves genius strategists and desperadoes with different characteristics and abilities, who have to face unusual situations.
- Yoo Ji-tae as Professor
- Jeon Jong-seo as Tokyo
- Park Hae-soo as Berlin
- Lee Won-jong as Moscow
- Kim Ji-hoon as Denver
- Jang Yoon-ju as Nairobi
- Lee Hyun-woo as Rio
- Kim Ji-hun as Helsinki
- Lee Kyu-ho as Oslo
- Kim Yun-jin as Seon Woo-jin, a crisis negotiation team leader belonging to the National Police Agency
- Kim Sung-oh as Captain Cha Moo-hyuk, a former special agent dispatched to handle the hostage crisis
- Park Myung-hoon as Cho Young-min, director of the Mint Bureau
- Lee Joo-bin as Yoon Mi-seon, an employee in charge of accounting at the Mint
- Lim Ji-yeon
- Lim Hyeong-guk
- Lee Si-woo as Ann