Dark Hole is a rising mystery sci-fi thriller drama by OCN production. This drama is about ‘mutant survival.’ Dark Hole focuses on a group of survivors and how they fight for themselves and fight for their lives against human mutants created when humans inhale mysterious dark smoke from the exhaust hole, hence the ‘title’ of the series.
Dark Hole stars actress Kim Ok Bin who is known for her roles in dramas such as ‘Over the rainbow’ and ‘Yoo Na’s Secret,’ and actor Lee Joon Hyuk he is known for his roles in dramas such as ‘Are you human too?’ and ‘365: Repeat this year’.
Dark Holes: Production and Casting.
Dark Hole is part of OCN’s “dramatic cinema project” which aims to bridge the gap between film and TV through various genre productions. This drama has a total of 12 episodes. Jung Yi Do is a playwright, who is known to have written dramas such as ‘Save me’ and the drama adaptation of the popular Naver webtoon ‘Strangers from Hell’, also known as ‘Hell is Other People.’
The series will be directed by Kim Bong Joo, who has films like ‘The Phone’ and ‘Dodgeball in Summer Day’ on his plate. Dark Hole will be Kim Bong Joo’s first directorial series in the drama world. The production companies involved in making Dark Hole are Kiwi Media Group and WooSang Film. OCN is the distributor company for the drama.
OCN announced the lineup for the drama in November 2020, which is the fifth installment of the Dark Hole ‘Dramatic Cinema’ project. OCN further announced the news of Kim Ok Bin and Lee Lee Joon Hyuk’s casting on October 9, 2020. Yoon Jung Hoon was confirmed to join the cast on December 11, 2020, and on December 14, 2020, Jang Sung Won reportedly joined the cast. The first script reading took place on March 2, 2021 where the photos were released.
The actors brought tension to the storyline for the drama ‘Mutant Survival’. Kim Ok Bin, who played the role of Lee Hwa Sun, a police detective, showing the charismatic strength of his character. Lee Joon Hyuk immersed himself in the role of a two named truck driver Yoo Tae Han, who from the outside looked like a carefree person, but he had a strong sense of justice within himself.
Oh, Yoo Jin plays a local high school student named Han Dong Rim, who strive not to fall into the clutches of those who wish to use it for their own good. Kim Do Hoon plays the role of a local bully who torments Oh Yoo Jin’s character, Lee Jin Suk. Kim Jang plays a fellow named two truck diver Nam Young Sik, Who is Yoo Tae Han close friend.
Dark Hole: Episode Release Date
Dark Hole is a sci-fi thriller mystery drama produced by OCN, which will air its first episode on April 24, 2021, and is said to air until May 30, 2021. Dark Hole is scheduled to air every Saturday and Sunday every week and will take up the time slot previously occupied. by the drama ‘Times’ at 10:30 pm (KST). The drama will have a total of twelve episodes. Here is the episode schedule for Drak Hole.
- Dark Hole Episode 1 will be released on April 24, 2021.
- Dark Hole Episode 2 will be released on April 25, 2021.
- Dark Hole Episode 3 will be released on May 1, 2021.
- Dark Hole Episode 4 will be released on May 2, 2021.
- Drak Hole Episode 5 will be released on May 8, 2021.
- Dark Hole Episode 6 will be released on May 9, 2021.
- Drak Hole Episode 7 will be released on May 15, 2021.
- Dark Hole Episode 8 will be released on May 16, 2021.
- Dark Hole Episode 9 will be released on May 22, 2021.
- Dark Hole Episode 10 will be released on May 23, 2021.
- Dark Hole Episode 11 will be released on May 29, 2o21.
- Dark Hole Episode 12 will be released on May 30, 2021.
Dark Hole: Plot Synopsis.
Drak Hole revolves around a group of survivors who need to fight for their lives against mutants or freaks created when people inhale the confusing dark smoke from the exhaust hole.
Lee Hwa Sun is a detective from the Seoul Metropolitan Police Agency under the regional investigation unit. She got a call from the man who killed her husband; he then traveled to the city of Muji. When he arrived, he noticed that the people had turned into monsters after inhaling the mysterious dark smoke. This made the residents of Muji City fear and chaos. Lee Hwa Sun pursues her husband’s killer while fighting to save the townspeople of Muji.
Meanwhile, Yoo Tae Han spent his entire life in Muji City. He used to work as a detective but had to quit due to an incident related to a case. He now works as a tow truck driver but still has a strong sense of justice in him. He is sometimes seen as an easygoing person. Yoo Tae Han witnesses his city going into chaos due to black smoke and joins Lee Hwa Sun in saving the residents of Muji City.