On December 3, JTBC released photos from the script upcoming drama “Monster” (literal title).
“Monster” is a psychological thriller with the leading role Yeo Jin Goo and Shin ha kyun as two men willing to break the rules and the law while pursuing a serial killer. The drama asks, “Who is the monster? Is it you? Is it me is it us “It is directed by Shim Na Yeon (“Moment of eighteen“) And written by Kim Soo Jin (“Mad dog“).
Shin Ha Kyun plays Lee Dong Shik, a former violent crime detective who has been demoted to sergeant at a local police station. He’s responsible for odd jobs on the station, but his peaceful life is turned upside down when he works with Han Joo Won and an old serial killer case shakes his world up.
Yeo Jin Goo plays Han Joo Won, an elite detective with a secret who comes to the local police station in Manyang. He is handsome, talented, and his father is the future head of the National Police Department. Although his life path seems clear, his life is shaken by events he never expected.
Reading the script, Shin Ha Kyun and Yeo Jin Goo perfectly recreated their characters’ tense partnership and tender feelings as they investigate a seemingly innocent village that hides its real face from the world.
Choi Dae Hoon plays Lee Dong Shik’s childhood friend Park Jung Je. He is the lieutenant of the Munju Police Station’s Investigation Team and the son of Do Hae Won (Gil Hae Yeon), a candidate for Munju mayor. Choi Sung Eun plays Yoo Jae Yi, the local butcher in Manyang.
Chun Ho Jin plays Nam Sang Bae, the chief of police at Manyang Police Station, who is about to retire. Choi Jin Ho plays Han Ki Hwan, Han Joo Won’s father and a strong candidate for the next head of the National Police Department. Kim Shin Rok plays Oh Ji Hwa, former classmate of Lee Dong Shik and the head of the violent crime team at Munju Police Station.
Son Sang Gyu, Baek Sung Kwang and Nam Yoon Soo Shin Ha Kyun and Yeo Jin Goo’s colleagues also play at the Manyang Police Station. Son Sang Kyu plays Jo Gil Goo, an officer who leaves work as soon as the clock strikes. Baek Sung Kwang plays Hwang Kwang Young, who is always on the lookout for a promotion. Nam Yoon Soo plays Oh Ji Hoon, the youngest member of the police force. Lee Kyu Hee plays Kang Jin Mook, the owner of the Manyang grocery store, and Park Ji Hun plays Kwon Hyuk, a Munju branch inspector and Han Joo Won’s former high school tutor.
A source in the drama stated, “’Monster’ is a psychological thriller that tracks the various facets of human character. The synergy of the actors is key to showing the subtle changes people are going through. ”
“Monster” will premiere in February 2021.
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